Armenian President, Serzh Sargsyan, met here with his Lebanese counterpart, Michel Aoun, on Thursday, with both sides pledging to enhance bilateral cooperation.
According to a statement, released by the Armenian presidency, Sargsyan expressed Armenia’s interest in deepening ties with “friendly” Lebanon, and is confident that Aoun’s visit to Armenia would “open a new page in our relations.”
For his part, Aoun expressed hope, to enhance relations between the two nations.
“There are a lot of areas we can work in, for the benefit of our two countries,” Aoun was quoted as saying.
The Lebanese president has been on an official two-day visit to Armenia, since Wednesday.
Lebanon is home to an influential Armenian community, which occupies six seats in the 128-member Lebanese parliament.
Source: NAM News Network