On 23 November in the framework of "Hayastan" All-Armenian fund's forthcoming telethon NKR President Bako Sahakyan met in Los Angeles minister of Diaspora of the Republic of Armenia Hranoush Hakobyan.
Issues related to Diaspora-Motherland relations were discussed during the meeting. The key role of Artsakh in further cementing these relations was mutually underlined.
On the same day the President met members of the governing body of the Western USA Hnchakyan Social-Democratic Party at the head of chairman Hambig Safaryan.
A wide range of issues related to Artsakh-Diaspora relations, Nagorno Karabagh problem and socioeconomic situation in the NKR were discussed during the meeting. The Head of the State underlined that it was necessary further strengthen ties between the Diaspora and Artsakh, do everything to form an atmosphere of constructive cooperation between different political forces. It was mutually noted that Artsakh and its future represent one of the most important components of cohesion and unity.
On 23 November President Sahakyan had a tete-a-tete meeting with American -Armenian philanthropist Vahe Karapetyan. Issues related to the realization of different projects in Artsakh were discussed during the meeting.