Deputy Mayor of Yerevan Vano Vardanyan had a meeting with the president of the Kurdish National Council of Armenia Knyaz Hasanov

The Deputy Mayor Vano Vardanyan conveyed the congratulations of Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan to the Kurdish people to the president of Kurdish National Council of Armenia Knyaz Hasanov on the event of Novruz (New Year) and wished the community peace, implementation of plans and new achievements.

"With its special role the Kurdish community has always taken active part in the city programs and has been next to us. The Municipality of Yerevan attaches importance to the role and significance of national minorities in the life of the city and is ready to cooperate and assist within its powers", on behalf of the Mayor said Vano Vardanyan.

Expressing gratitude to Taron Margaryan for appreciation and the congratulation Knyaz Hasanov in his turn stressed that the Kurdish community living in Yerevan always takes active part in different city programs and is ready to expand cooperation.

"This attention of Mayor Taron Margaryan proves once again that our friendly ties with the Armenian people are very strong. And it is not surprising anymore that the Kurds spread worldwide observe Yerevan as one of their cultural centers. This is a result of permanently shown friendly treatment of Yerevan authorities and I am sincerely grateful for it. Attaching importance to the activities targeted at the improvement and development of the capital which are becoming more and more noticeable, on behalf of our community we express our willingness to do our best for the city development", said the president of the Kurdish National Council of Armenia.

Deputy Mayor Vano Vardanyan expressed hope that the ties with the Kurdish community will be expanded in the future and there will be possibilities for implementation of joint projects.