Hollande, Sargsyan honor victims of genocide against Armenians at Tsitsernakaberd Memorial
YEREVAN, May 13. /ARKA/. Armenian president Serzh Sargsyan and his French counterpart Francois Hollande who is in Armenia for a state visit paid floral tribute to victims of the 1915 genocide against Armenians at Tsitsernakaberd Memorial on Monday, the press office of Armenia’s president reported.
The French president has planted a spruce at the memory alley in Tsitsernakaberd.
France’s president Francois Hollande arrived in Yerevan on Monday for a two-day state visit invited by his Armenian counterpart Serzh Sargsyan. The sides plan to sign agreements on further development of the bilateral cooperation in a number of fields. The two presidents attended the Armenian-French forum on Monday. They are expected to attend also the concert of world-famous chansonnier Charles Aznavour at Sports and Concert Complex after Karen Demirchyan, participate in the opening ceremony of a park after the national hero of France and eminent poet Misak Manushyan and visit the construction site of the French company Carrefour's hypermarket to be opened in Yerevan soon. –0--