On November 28, the participants of PABSEC Plenary Session visited the Armenian Genocide Memorial Complex. The guests were welcomed by Dr. Harutyun Marutyan, the Director of the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institution Foundation, and Lusine Abrahamyan, the Deputy Director of the Museum, who also introduced the history of construction of the memorial complex and its symbolism.
The guests put flowers at the eternal fire honoring the memory of the innocent martyrs of the genocide.
The members of the delegation also visited the Armenian Genocide Museum, got acquainted with the documents on the Armenian Genocide, observed the exhibits and left a note in the Book of Honorable Guests.
Nikolai Kolomeitsev, the member of the Russian Delegation to PABSEC and the deputy of the RF State Duma noted: “It is necessary to have peace on the earth in order the genocides are not repeated. I believe people should think much more about future, than about the present, of course, not forgetting the past. Who forgets the past has no future.”