Armenian President Armen Sarkissian received Chinese Ambassador Tian Erlong.
In particular, they referred to the situation created by the new coronavirus and the measures being taken to prevent it.
Also, the ambassador handed to President Sarkissian a letter from Chinese President Xi Jinping, in which the latter expresses his gratitude to Sarkissian, noting that the Armenian side's assistance in the fight against this coronavirus is having an impact on the high level of mutual trust and friendship between the two countries and peoples.
"I attach great importance to the development of Armenian-Chinese relations, and I stand ready to work with you to raise the bilateral relations to a new level for the benefit of both countries and peoples," the Chinese president's message reads.
During the meeting, the interlocutors highly appreciated the current level of interstate relations, and expressed confidence that the parties would continue to make joint efforts to develop Armenian-Chinese friendship and expand partnership.