YEREVAN (Yerkir)–The Armenian Revolutionary Federation and Russia’s Just Russia part signed a cooperation agreement in Moscow Tuesday.
Armenian Revolutionary Bureau member and Deputy Parliament Speaker Vahan Hovanesian, accompanied by ARF Supreme Council of Armenian chairman Armen Rustamian were on hand for the signing of the agreement.
The two ARF leaders were joined by Russian Senate President and the leader of the Just Russia party Sergey Mironov for the official signing of the agreement, which highlights the important role the two parties play in their respective countries and their shared ideals for social justice and social issues and ways in which Russian-Armenia’s could be strengthened. A press conference were held following the official ceremony.
The ARF representative in Moscow Yuri Navoyan said that the cooperation between the parties would contribute to the friendship between the two nations. He said that the agreement was aimed at protecting the rights of the Armenian and Russian communities in Russia and Armenia respectively.
The two parties will hold joint public and political events, will further the relations between their youth affiliates and local bodies.