Official news | 14.04.10 | 12:42
President Sargsyan’s meetings in Washington DC
President Serzh Sargsyan’s meeting with Hay Dat Committee representatives
On April 12, the President of Armenia met with the representatives of the Armenian Assembly of America and American group of Hay Dat. At the meeting discussed were issues related to the preservation of the Armenian identity, Armenia-Diaspora relations, and role of the Armenian Diaspora structures in strengthening these relations.
With the representatives of Hay Dat President Sargsyan spoke about the current stage of the Armenian-Turkish process of normalization.
Also on the sidelines of the Washington summit, Sargsyan on Tuesday met with U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
As reported by the Armenian president’s press office, the two discussed prospects of Armenian-Turkish relations. The U.S. secretary of state reportedly reaffirmed U.S. President Barack Obama’s position urging Armenia and Turkey to continue the normalization process without preconditions. Sargsyan and Clinton also discussed bilateral Armenian-American relations, as well as issues related to the process of settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh problem being conducted within the framework of the OSCE Minsk Group.
The same day, President Sargsyan met with U.S. Congressman Adam Schiff. In the course of the conversation, Sargsyan thanked the congressman for his efforts aimed at the recognition of the Armenian Genocide in U.S. Congress, as well as for his support to Armenia and Karabakh.
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