On 30 June Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan sent a congratulatory letter to third President of the Republic of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan in connection with his birthday.
The letter runs as follows:
"Honorable Mr. Sargsyan,
I extend my heartfelt congratulations to You on the memorable jubilee - Your 65th birthday anniversary.
You have a substantial input in the Artsakh National-Liberation Struggle, formation of the independent Armenian statehood, development and strengthening the defense capabilities of the two Armenian republics.
I wish peace, robust health and all the best to You, Your relatives and friends".