STEPANAKERT (Combined Sources)–President of Nagorno Karabakh Republic Bako Sahakian met Monday with Armenian President Robert Kocharian, who is in Stepanakert on a working visit.
The Karabakh presidential press service told Armenpress that during the meeting the interlocutors discussed the further development of ties between the two republics, issues on Nagorno Karabakh social-economic situation as well as prospects of regulation of the Karabakh conflict.
Sahakian awarded Kocharian with the Gregory the Illuminator Medal of Honor for his years of hard work and cooperation with the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic.
Later in the day, Kocharian met with representatives from the Karabakh Republic’s parliament and government. Karabakh Prime Minister Ara Harutiunian discussed with Kocharian the Karabakh government’s plan to address social and economic problems, in particular, housing, infrastructures, development of agriculture and other spheres of economy.
Kocharian told Harutiunian to publish the details of the government’s programs on its website for every Karabakh citizen to know the status of different spheres of the economy. The government of Armenia has been trying this out and it has had a positive affect, he added.