On 3 September NKR President Bako Sahakyan partook in a solemn ceremony of handing cars the veteran freedom fighters of the first disability group. After the ceremony the President held a meeting with Russian entrepreneurs and philanthropists of Armenian origin Arthur Varzhapetyan and Armen Sahazizyan, founder and executive director of the "Louding" company respectively. The Head of the State expressed his gratitude to the philanthropists for assistance provided to Artsakh, in particular for cars given to the disable veterans. Issues related to socioeconomic situation in the Republic and prospects for cooperation were discussed at the meeting. NKR premier Ara Haroutyunyan partook at the talks.