On 20 November Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan arrived in Paris with a working visit.
On the same day the President visited the head quarter of the European Phonothon held within the frameworks of the "Hayastan" All-Armenian fund's "Telethon-2014".
President Sahakyan expressed gratitude to the whole staff of the French office of the "Hayastan" All-Armenian Fund, headed by its director Petros Terzyan, all the volunteers, directly involved in the Phonothon.
The Head of the State considered the Armenian community in France among the most organized sectors of the Diaspora which had always carried out a specific activity in supporting Artsakh, strengthening the Motherland-Diaspora ties and realizing national programs.
Primate of the Artsakh Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church Archbishop Pargev Martirosyan, a group of state officials accompanied the President.