LuzhkovTo Visit Armenia Thursday

YEREVAN (Itar-Tass)–Moscow Mayor Yury Luzhkov will pay a one-day visit to Yerevan Thursday

Upon his arrival to Yerevan the mayor will meet–in private–with Prime Minister of Armenia Armen Darbinian–following which an enlarged meeting will be held.

Luzhkov is also scheduled to visit Armenia’s National Assembly–where he will hold talks with Parliament Speaker Khosrov Harutiunian–with the participation of chairmen of permanent commissions and heads of political factions represented in the parliament.

The Moscow mayor will also visit the Alexander Pushkin secondary school which has a long tradition of teaching the Russian language and literature.

In the evening the mayor will have a one-hour meeting with President Robert Kocharian–who will be hosting a dinner-reception in the mayor’s honor.

Luzhkov will hold a news conference to sum up the results of his visit. On Thursday evening he is due to return to Moscow.


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