N1 SCHOOL OPENING CEREMONY HELD IN STEPANAKERT

PanARMENIAN.Net
31.03.2010 14:23 GMT+04:00

/PanARMENIAN.Net/ President of the Artsakh Republic Bako Sahakyan
took part Wednesday in the opening ceremony of the new building of
Stepanakert N1 school, constructed by Save the Children organization in
collaboration with the NKR government. Primate of the Artsakh Diocese
of the Armenian Apostolic Church Archbishop Pargev Martirosyan,
NKR National Assembly chairman Ashot Ghulyan, Prime Minister Ara
Harutyunyan and other officials were present at the ceremony.

Mr. Sahakyan handed the Gratitude Medal to Harut Sassounian, the
President of the United Armenian Fund of humanitarian assistance to
Armenia and Vice Chairman of the Lincy Foundation .

"It's my first visit to Artsakh and I'm glad to see that the work
carried out is in compliance with the standards we have set. Now,
the school can host 1000 pupils," Mr. Sassounian said.

"I'm hopeful that generations of independent Arstakh will be educated
in this building," Archbishop Martirosyan added, for his part.