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Russian delegates visit Genocide Memorial in Tsitsernakaberd

Russian delegates visit Genocide Memorial in Tsitsernakaberd

PanARMENIAN.Net - Delegation from Russian city of Saint Petersburg is currently in Yerevan within the “Days of Saint Petersburg” framework.

Delegates headed by St.Petersburg deputy governor Olga Kazanksaya and Yerevan deputy mayor Vano Vardanyan visited the Tsitsernakaberd Memorial to honour the memory of victims of the Armenian Genocide.

Information and PR department of Yerevan city administration told PanARMENIAN.Net that the officials also visited the Armenian Genocide Museum to see documents and evidences of the 1915 atrocities.

Head of the Russian delegation Olga Kazanskaya left a note in the Museum’s register.

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