Centenary of the Day of the Restoration of Lithuanian State commemorated in Yerevan
The Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania in Yerevan commemorated the 100th anniversary of the State Restoration organizing a concert of the Quartet from Lithuania “World Music Sounds” together with Armenian musicians.
The Ambassador of the Republic of Lithuania to the Republic of Armenia Erikas Petrikas greeted the guests and reviewed the history of Lithuania during the last 100 years. The best news of 2017, that professor Liudas Mažylis in the Diplomatic Archive of the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs found the original act of Independence of Lithuania (Act of February 16).
The year 2018 is also a special year for Armenia - the 100th anniversary of the First Republic of Armenia, the 2800th anniversary of the foundation of Yerevan (Erebuni) and in October country will host World Summit of Francophonie.
The members of the diplomatic corps, prominent Armenian statespersons, members of the civil society, cultural figures, businesspersons, Lithuanian community and friends of Lithuania in Armenia attended the event.