ArmInfo. RA Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne, Secretary of State to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of France and members of the delegation accompanying the humanitarian aid flight for the Armenians of Artsakh.
The press service of the government reports. According to the source, during the meeting with the Secretary of State, the Prime Minister highly appreciated the cooperation with French President Emanuel Macron and thanked for providing humanitarian aid to the Armenians of Artsakh. "We are grateful to friendly France for presenting the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh to the international community and providing humanitarian aid," Nikol Pashinyan said.
In turn, Lemoyne noted that, following the spirit of the Armenian-French friendly relations, the French President reaffirmed his commitment to provide constant humanitarian assistance to the Armenians of Artsakh. To this end, France has already sent a second humanitarian mission. He noted that France is ready to contribute to the preservation of the Armenian religious, historical and cultural heritage in the territories that came under the control of Azerbaijan.
Then the Prime Minister met with members of the delegation accompanying the humanitarian aid flight sent to the Armenians of Artsakh from France.
< Dear Colleagues, I appreciate the mission you have arrived in. We have always felt the support of friendly France. The activities of the Armenians of France, which they carry out in Armenia, are also of special importance to us. We had no doubts that the Armenian community of France will support Armenia and Artsakh at this difficult time. I want to thank you for this mission. Of course, now we live in difficult times, I am sure that with the support of our friends, our compatriots, Armenia and Artsakh will overcome this difficult situation, "Pashinyan noted.
In their speech, the members of the delegation stressed that Armenia and Artsakh can fully rely on the support of the Armenian community of France, which testifies to the close Armenian-French friendship that will continue. The Prime Minister thanked the members of the French humanitarian aid delegation for and support.