On 28 June President of the Artsakh Republic Bako Sahakyan visited Martakert regional center and partook at solemn events dedicated to the 17th anniversary of the town's liberation.
The Head of the State laid garlands at the memorials of the townspeople perished in the Great Patriotic and Artsakh Liberation wars and during a solemn meeting handed in awards to a group of freedom fighters and philanthropists.
In his speech President Sahakyan noted that the liberation of Martakert was an important victory both for Artsakh and the entire Armenian people.
On the same day Bako Sahakyan partook at a solemn ceremony of opening "Arzi Group" non-alcoholic beverage enterprise in the town of Martakert.
The President noted the importance of food industry companies from the viewpoint of utilizing local potential considering it а perspective direction of economic development.