President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian today arrived in Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) on a working visit and had a meeting with President of Artsakh Arayik Haroutyunyan in Stepanakert.
President Sarkissian congratulated Arayik Haroutyunyan once again, wished him success and expressed confidence that he will continue to serve the homeland successfully with his knowledge and experience. “I would also like to congratulate the people of Artsakh because the presidential and parliamentary elections were held democratically. I would also like to thank the other presidential candidates. They should be proud because they contributed to the elections. I would like to wish all citizens of Artsakh health. I am certain that we will overcome this difficult situation and move forward to strengthen the Republic of Armenia and the Republic of Artsakh,” he added.
Expressing gratitude, the President of Artsakh stated that most of the presidential candidates form a part of the incumbent political authorities and are willing to ensure the country’s advancement and development and that those who aren’t part of the authorities still continue their efforts for Artsakh.
Arayik Haroutyunyan also expressed gratitude to the authorities of Armenia for supporting the practical programs targeted at Artsakh’s development.