YEREVAN. – Secretary General of the Council of Europe (CoE), Marija Pejcinovic Buric, on Thursday visited the Armenian Genocide Memorial in Yerevan, and paid tribute to the victims of this tragedy.

She laid flowers at the eternal flame commemorating the victims of the Armenian Genocide, then toured the Armenian Genocide Museum.

The CoE Secretary General has arrived in Armenia on an official visit.

A meeting of the Armenian Foreign Minister and the CoE head will take place Friday at the foreign ministry.

Within the framework of the visit, meetings are planned also with the President, the Prime Minister, the Catholicos of All Armenians, the deputy speaker of the National Assembly, and the Minister of Justice of Armenia.