On January 20, the President of the RA National Assembly Ararat Mirzoyan received the Chairman of the Parliamentary Friendship Group with Armenia of Chamber of Deputies of the Congress of Mexico Adolfo Torres Ramires.
Welcoming the guest Ararat Mirzoyan expressed confidence that his visit and the contacts in Armenia would promote the further development of the relations between the two countries. The NA President assured that the geographical distance between Armenia and Mexico could not impede the further warming of relations, where great role could have the inter-parliamentary relations. Ararat Mirzoyan also expressed hope that the joint activities of the parliaments of Armenia and Mexico would help to make the contacts effective between the two countries, on the bilateral plane, as well as on the inter-parliamentary platforms.
Ararat Mirzoyan and Adolfo Torres Ramires also talked about the recognition of the Armenian Genocide and the Nagorno Karabakh problem. The RA NA President has expressed hope that the Parliament of Mexico will join the parliaments which stemming from the principle of historical justice, has recognized the Armenian Genocide, and also has stressed that Armenia expects from its international colleagues balanced position on Artsakh problem.
Adolfo Torres Ramires has expressed his gratitude for the reception and works are done in recognition of the Armenian Genocide, as well as has promised that he will make efforts for making visible the situation in the Artsakh Republic at this moment. He has stressed that the solution of the situation, certainly, is peace. Adolfo Torres Ramires expressed his greatest wish for further deepening the cooperation between Mexico and Armenia and invited Ararat Mirzoyan to Mexico. “I think that the visit of the President of the Chamber of Deputies of Mexico to Armenia, as well as your visit to Mexico will record a new phase of development of relations in historical terms,” Adolfo Torres Ramires noted.
Ararat Mirzoyan thanked for detailed information, noting that he would gladly host his Mexican colleague and would gladly visit Mexico. “I have gladly heard your position on the Armenian Genocide and Nagorno Karabakh issue, I believe that there are serious works to be done in these directions, and finally we will succeed. We also have numerous other items on our agenda and I am sure that with your leadership our parliaments will succeed to successfully work. As President of the RA National Assembly I am always ready to support you in the joint initiatives,” Ararat Mirzoyan assured.