On 17 September Artsakh Republic President Arayik Harutyunyan received editor of the Lebanese "Zartonk" daily Sevak Hakobyan.
The Head of the State got interested in the process of overcoming the aftermath of the devastating explosion in Beirut and within this context the state of the Lebanese Armenians. According to President Harutyunyan, Artsakh continues to closely follow the developments in Lebanon, as they are concerned about the fate of the local Armenians.
In his speech editor of the Lebanese "Zartonk" daily Sevak Hakobyan expressed gratitude to the President on behalf of the Lebanese Armenians for being among the first to respond to the tragedy, underlining that the support of Artsakh, in addition to the material side, had caused great encouragement in moral terms.
Issues related to cementing the Motherland-Diaspora ties were also touched upon during the meeting.