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YEREVAN, April 3 (Itar-Tass) —— Armenian President Serzh Sargsian and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov have congratulated each other on the 20th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between the two countries.
The Russian foreign minister’s official visit, which ended on Tuesday, was devoted to the event that is marked on April 3. The meeting with the Armenian president is the final point of the program of Lavrov’s visit to Yerevan.
The interlocutors pointed to the high level of the political dialog between Russia and Armenia, dynamically developing cooperation in all spheres – trade, economic, defence, military-technical, humanitarian and in the format of international organisations, the presidential press service told Itar-Tass .
The two sides stressed that Russian-Armenian cooperation is a brilliant example of strategic partnership and stable allied relations between the two governments and two peoples.
Regular meetings between the two presidents promote the enhancement of relations between Russian and Armenia, the president and the foreign minister said.
Lavrov reaffirmed that Russia and Armenia will mark the 15th anniversary of the Treaty of Friendship, Cooperation and Mutual Assistance in August 2012.