YEREVAN, October 8. /ARKA/. President Serzh Sargsyan sent a congratulatory letter on Sunday to the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on the occasion of his 60th jubilee,
The letter states:
“Honorable Vladimir Vladimirovich,
I cordially congratulate You on the occasion of Your 60th birth anniversary.
I wish You good health and new success in Your state service for the benefit of the Russian Federation’s prosperity, further increase of its repute and role on the international arena.
I take this opportunity to once again express to You - a true friend of Armenia – the deepest gratitude for Your personal contribution to the strengthening of the Armenian-Russian allied relations which are developing steadfastly. It is important that the cooperation is of a strategic nature and the people of our two countries get constantly enriched by the joint programs held in the trade and economic, scientific and technical, cultural and humanitarian areas. I am confident that development of the interstate relations, based on mutual assistance and support, are in the interest of the peoples of Armenia and Russia and enhance stability and security in the South Caucasus.
I also highly appreciate our personal relations and I am confident that through our joint efforts the versatile relations between Armenia and Russia will continue to move forward for the benefit of our two peoples.
I sincerely wish You, honorable Vladimir Vladimirovich, all the best and every success in Your work,” the President’s Office reports. —0-