YEREVAN (Armenpress)–Speaker of the National Assembly Khosrov Harutiunian received on Tuesday Andrey Urnov–Russian Ambassador to Armenia–at Ournov’s request.
The ambassador presented Harutiunian with the special statement of the Russian Federation State Duma on the 55th anniversary of the Kursk Battle. The meeting centered around the framework and the Yerevan preparations for the first session of the newly-constituted Armenian-Russian Interparliamentary Commission.
The first session of the commission is to be held at the end of May. The Armenian-Russian Interparliamentary Commission is constituted by the Moscow Agreement signed in January. The commission aims to enhance effective political-economic and scientific-cultural cooperation between Russia and Armenia.