Armenian Deputy Speaker Edward Sharmazanov participated on Saturday in the CIS inter-governmental session in St. Petersburg, Russia. On the same day Sharmazanov met with the Chairman of the Russian State Duma Sergey Naryshkin.
Deputy Speaker stated that Armenia is interested in holding fair, democratic elections in Russia which will meet international standards, parliamentary press service informs. The sides also stressed importance of Armenian-Russian strategic partnership and cooperation between the parliaments of both states.
Sharmazanov is going to observe the Russian presidential elections on Sunday in St. Petersburg.