The Russian State Duma delegation led by Leonid Kalashnikov, Chairman of the Committee on for CIS, Eurasian Integration and Relations with Compatriots visited the Tsitsernakaberd Memorial today.
On behalf of the State Duma, the Russian lawmakers laid a wreath at the memorial to the Armenian Genocide victims and paid tribute to their memory with a minute of silence.
The guests visited the Armenian Genocide Museum Institute and familiarized with the documents and testimonies of the Armenian Genocide.
“Innocent people keep dying today. It is necessary to combine efforts to prevent new universal tragedies,” Leonid Kalashnikov said.