PRESS RELEASE BY THE OFFICE OF THE SPEAKER: Speaker of the House of Representatives receives courtesy visit by the Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia

Speaker of the House of Representatives An?lu Farrugia has received a courtesy visit from Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia Victoria Bagdassarian.

The two dignitaries referred to the cordial relations that exist between Malta and the Republic of Armenia. They also mentioned the Armenian community in Malta.

They discussed issues of mutual interest, particularly exchanges between the Parliamentary Friendship Groups of the two countries. They also referred to the problem of Nagorno-Karabakh, and the importance of having a peaceful solution.

The Maltese Presidency of the Council of the EU, as well as the inter-parliamentary meetings being organised by the Parliament of Malta under the Parliamentary dimension of the said Presidency, also featured in the talks.

Ambassador Victoria Bagdassarian was accompanied by First Secretary at the Embassy of Armenia in Rome Arman Hovhannisyan.

Source: Government of Malta