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UNCLAS YEREVAN 000337
DEPARTMENT FOR T AND EUR CACEN
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: PREL PARM AM
SUBJECT: ARMENIA RATIFIES ARTICLE 98
REF: YEREVAN 244
On February 28, Armenia's National Assembly ratified the
bilateral Article 98 agreement with the U.S. This agreement,
which was signed by DAS Laura Kennedy and FM Oskanian in
Yerevan on October 16, 2004, was initially slated for
ratification on February 9, but absenteeism prevented the
parliament from achieving the necessary quorum (ref). The
Agreement was passed with a unanimous vote.