PRESIDENT SARGSYAN MEETS THE SPEAKERS OF TWO CHAMBERS OF THE RUSSIAN PARLIAMENT
Within the framework of the sate visit to Russia, President Serzh
Sargsyan had a meeting with the Chairwoman of the Federal Council,
Valentina Matvienko, and the Chairman of the State Duma, Boris Gryzlov.
During the meetings the parties noted that President Sargsyan’s state
visit was rather productive: a number of documents targeted at the
development and expansion of Armenian-Russian cooperation in different
spheres were signed. They noted that the documents would open new
horizons for the further reinforcement of bilateral relations. It
was noted that the high-level cooperation between the two countries
in the political, economic, military and humanitarian spheres fully
corresponded to the spirit of centuries-old friendship between the
Armenian and Russian peoples.
President Serzh Sargsyan emphasized the importance of cooperation
between the Armenian National Assembly and the two chambers of the
The interlocutors stressed the importance of cooperation between the
Parliaments of the two countries within international organizations,
particularly the Parliamentary Assemblies.
President Sargsyan is scheduled to meet also Russia’s Prime Minister
Vladimir Putin and the Mayor of Moscow, Sergey Sobyanin.
From: A. Papazian