On 10 October Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan arrived in France with a working visit.
On the same day the President met in Lyon with a group of members of the council coordinating the local Armenian unions.
Issues related to strengthening the Artsakh-Diaspora mutual cooperation were discussed during the meeting.
The Head of the State considered important establishing firm ties with the Diaspora organizations and implementing coordinated activities, adding that there were all the necessary preconditions for that.
NKR vice-premier Arthur Aghabekyan, NKR foreign minister Karen Mirzoyan, ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to France Vigen Chitechyan, NKR permanent representative to France Hovhannes Gevorgyan and other officials partook in the meeting.