On April 17 within their visit to Armenia the U.S. Congressmen visited the Armenian Genocide Memorial Complex accompanied by the deputies of the RA National Assembly, members of the Armenia-American Parliamentary Friendship Group Gayane Abrahamyan and Hovhannes Hovhannisyan, newly appointed US Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Lynne M. Tracy.
The director of the AGMI Foundation Harutyun Marutyan welcomed the guests and presented the history of the Memorial Complex.
The members of the House Democracy Partnership of the US House of Representatives put flowers at the eternal fire, honoring the memory of the innocent martyrs with a minute of silence.
The delegation from America also visited the Armenian Genocide Museum, got acquainted with the documents about the first genocide of the 20th century, observed the exhibits and left a note in the Book of Honorable Guests.
The Director of the Museum-Institute gifted English language books on the Armenian Genocide to the Congressmen.