Putin congratulates Sargsyan

President Vladimir Putin of the Russian Federation has sent a congratulatory message to Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan on his birthday.

“During your time in office, you have gained the respect you deserve among your compatriots, as well as a high reputation in the international arena. I greatly appreciate your personal contribution to the strengthening of the friendly and allied relationship between our countries,” Putin said.

The message further reads:

“I warmly recall your recent visit to Moscow during which you joined us in partaking in the 70th Anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War. I would be glad to continue our meetings, constructive dialogue and concerted efforts for the well-being of the brotherly peoples of Armenia and Russia.

I sincerely wish you good health, happiness, well-being, success and all the best,” reads the RF president’s congratulatory message.

President Vladimir Putin today also had a phone conversation with President Serzh Sargsyan, congratulated him and sent him birthday wishes.

During the phone conversation, the two heads of state also reflected upon issues pertaining to the deepening of relations between the allied states and the promotion of multifaceted cooperation.”