Today is the Remembrance Day of the Armenian Genocide victims. Every year on April 24 hundreds of thousands of Armenians from Armenia, Diaspora as also numerous foreigners march to Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Complex to put flowers at the eternal fire and pay tribute to memory of the innocent victims of the Armenian Genocide.
President of Republic of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan, Catholicos of all Armenians His Holiness Garegin II and Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan accompanied by the members of parliament and government visited Tsitsernakaberd. They honored the memory of innocent victims, after which His Holiness Karekin II, Catholicos of All Armenians prayed for the repose of the victims’ souls.
Senior officers of the armed forces, political figures, intellectuals, and heads of the diplomatic missions accredited to Armenia, as well as members of patriotic unions and social organizations also paid tribute to memory of the innocent victims of the Armenian Genocide.
The dens flow to Tsitsernakaberd continues.