Within the framework of the visit to the US, Armenian Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan had a meeting with the Mayor of Los Angeles, Antonio Villaraigosa. Greeting the guest, the Mayor emphasized the importance of Armenians’ involvement in the city life.
The interlocutors discussed the perspectives of cooperation and agreed to create a joint task group to develop cooperation programs.
The official meeting was followed by a reception in honor of PM Tigran Sargsyan. In attendance were representatives of the Armenian community of Los Angeles, clergymen, US Ambassador to Armenia John Heffern, other officials.
The same day Tigran Sargsyan had a meeting with representatives of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation and its sister organizations. The Prime Minister briefed the attendees on the activities of the Armenian Government, the ongoing reforms and future programs.
Tigran Sargsyan later responded to a number of questions related to the spheres of healthcare, corruption, the negotiations on Artsakh settlement, Syrian Armenians.