ON 4 JUNE PRESIDENT OF ARTSAKH REPUBLIC BAKO SAHAKYAN VISITED THE VILLAGE TAGHAVARD IN THE MARTOUNI REGION
On 4 June President of Artsakh Republic Bako Sahakyan visited the village Taghavard in the Martouni region and got acquainted with the construction activities of the vegetable oil factory being built there.
The Head of State considered important the construction of such a large enterprise, emphasizing its great role in the development of agriculture and processing industry in Artsakh.
Thereupon the President visited the village Khachmach in the Askeran region and got acquainted with the road construction works carried out there. Bako Sahakyan noted that the working style and the technical approaches used in the construction were quite interesting and could also be applied in other communities.
The President was accompanied by the Prime Minister Ara Haroutunyan and other officials.
- 1818 Birth of Gevorg Hakhverdyan (philologist) in Tbilissi (Georgia). He died in 1861.
- 1860 Constantinople's National General Assembly adopts (and the Patriarch ratifies) the National Constitution of Western Armenia.
- 1921 Stalin, through the illegal decision of the Caucasian Bureau of the Central Committee of the Russian Communist Party, separates Artsakh (Mountainous Gharabagh) from Armenia and forcibly annexes it to Azerbaijan.