On 2 January Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan received chairman of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia Ara Babloyan.
After tête-à-tête talks the meeting was held in an enlarged format.
Bako Sahakyan expressed gratitude to Ara Babloyan for special attention paid to Artsakh and the development of bilateral ties between the two Armenian states during his chairmanship wishing him successes and all the best.
For services rendered to the Artsakh Republic President Sahakyan handed in the "Mesrop Mashtots" order to Ara Babloyan.
National Assembly chairman Ashot Ghoulyan, minister of state Grigory Martirosyan and other officials participated in the meeting.