On 7 June Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan received pupils from the NKR who won prizes and received certificates in the final stage of subject Olympiads among schoolchildren held in the Republic of Armenia and their teachers.
President Sahakyan handed in valuable gifts and financial awards to the attendees, expressing gratitude for their work. In his speech the President stressed that the most important resource the Armenian nation possesses is its intellectual potential, which is not only inexhaustible, but will multiply and obtain new qualities in case of proper usage, adding that it is also among the most reliable guaranties for the dynamic economic development.
According to the President the state will keep doing everything possible to create a modern education system in Artsakh, which will enable the younger generation to receive a high quality education corresponding to the international standards.
Chairman of the National Assembly Ashot Ghoulyan, premier Ara Haroutyunyan and other officials partook in the event.