YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Minister of Defense of Cyprus Savvas Angelides arrived in Armenia on February 12 for a three-day visit last week.
During his visit, he went to the Rehabilitation Center of the Fatherland’s Defender, a military rehabilitation facility in Yerevan.
“The Cypriot minister was impressed, he assured that they will actively cooperate with [us],” Yerevan State Medical University Rector Armen Muradyan said on Facebook. The center is located on the premises of the YSMU hospital complex.
Deputy Defense Minister of Armenia Gabriel Balayan accompanied the Cypriot delegation during the visit.
Angelides and his delegation visited the Tsitsernakaberd Armenian Genocide Memorial and Museum on February 13.
The Cypriot defense minister paid tribute to the victims of the Armenian genocide, toured the museum and signed the honorary guest book, the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute said.