Nalbandian: Racism and racial discrimination, xenophobia and intolerance grossly violate human dignity and give rise to tensions within and between societies. That is why the fight against them became one of the main priorities of our chairmanship.
by Tatevik Shahunyan
President of Russia Vladimir Putin arrived in Armenia with a state visit, 2 December.
The plane of Russian President Vladimir Putin has landed at Shirak international airport. He is welcomed at the airport by President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan.
From the airport, the heads of the two states will go to the Gyurmi Drama Theatre, where the Armenian-Russian business-forum will be held. Vladimir Putin and Serzh Sargsyan will lay flowers to the memorial to the victims of the earthquake. During the visit Vladimir Putin and Serzh Sargsyan will visit #102 Russian military unit.
The high level talks will continue in Yerevan. Their results will be summed up by the joint statement made by Putin and Sargsyan.