Chairman of Armenia’s Parliament meets with Armenian community of Cyprus
YEREVAN, APRIL 2, ARMENPRESS. The delegation led by the President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia Galust Sahakyan being on an official visit in the Republic of Cyprus on the first day of his visit, on April 1, met with the representatives of the Armenian community. The Information and Public Relations Department of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia informed “Armenpress” that the Armenian Parliamentary Delegation laid a wreath at the Armenian Genocide Memorial Complex being in Nicosia, capital of the Republic of Cyprus, then in the Armenian Prelacy of Cyprus met with the organizations and associations of the Armenian Religious Group. During the meeting Galust Sahakyan delivered a welcoming speech and thanked the Armenians for their invaluable work done in preserving the national identity. The Head of the Parliament has talked about the achievements of the recent years of the Republic of Armenia, problems and the ways of their solution. Talking about the events dedicated to the Armenian Genocide Centennial, Galust Sahakyan presented the main content of the Pan-Armenian Declaration on the 100th of the Armenian Genocide.
The participants of the meeting thanked the parliamentary delegation for visiting the Republic of Cyprus. Then the attendees addressed their questions to the NA President Galust Sahakyan. They discussed problems relating to the Armenian-Azerbaijani relations, the situation in the line of contact, and social, political and economic issues. Galust Sahakyan has noted particularly that the Armenian soldier has not been defeated up to now: this speaks about the military high readiness of the RA Armed Forces.
Let us remind that the NA Vice President Eduard Sharmazanov, and deputies Vahram Baghdasaryan, Armen Mkhitaryan, Mikayel Manukyan and Lyudmila Sargsyan are included in the delegation led by the NA President Galust Sahakyan.