On 5 September Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan received philanthropist Arthur Varzhapetyan.
Issues related to the realization of various programs in our republic were on the discussion agenda.
For the assistance shown to the Motherland in the realization of significant socioeconomic projects and in connection with the 25th anniversary of the NKR proclamation Bako Sahakyan handed in the "Mesrop Mashtots" order to Arthur Varzhapetyan.
Thereafter President Sahakyan and Arthur Varzhapetyan partook in the Stepanakert's Renaissance square at a solemn ceremony of handing over keys from the cars donated by the philanthropist to a number of NKR state structures.
Primate of the Artsakh Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church Archbishop Pargev Martirosyan, NA chairman Ashot Ghoulyan, prime-minister Arayik Haroutyunyan and other officials were present at the event.