President Armen Sarkissian hosted today Premier of New South Wales Gladys Berejiklian who is in Armenia on a private visit.
The President welcomed her visit to historical Fatherland and hailed her activities for the recognition of the Genocide and Artsakh’s right for self-determination.
The Parliament of New South Wales adopted a resolution condemning the Armenian Genocide back in 1997.
Gladys Berenjiklian said that as a grandchild of the Genocide survivors visiting Armenia, she is proud of her Armenian roots and ancestry. She expressed hope to see Armenia more developed during her next visits.
The parties exchanged views on the opportunities for cooperation between Armenia and Australia’s largest state New South Wales, spoke about the Armenian community of Australia and its role.