On May 16 NKR President Bako Sahakyan received members of the Academy of Medical Sciences of Armenia led by Academy president, professor Levon Mkrtchyan.
President expressed satisfaction on Academy's initiative to hold visiting session in Stepanakert and underlined NKR authorities interest to use the potential, wide experience and knowledge of the Academy of Medical Sciences of Armenia in developing and reforming healthcare system of Artsakh. Bako Sahakyan noted issues related to local medical staff training and exchange of experiences.
Members of the meeting expressed readiness to provide professional assistance and revive bilateral ties.
NKR NS standing committee chairman on social issues Arpat Avanesyan and minister of healthcare Armen Khachaturyan partook at the meeting.