Canadian Foreign Minister Mélanie Joly, who arrived in Armenia on an official visit, who led a delegation, visited the Armenian Genocide Memorial complex, accompanied by Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan and Canada’s Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Armenia Andrew Turner on October 25.
Edita Gzoyan, acting director of the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute, welcomed the guests.
The ministers of the two countries laid wreaths at the memorial to the victims of the Armenian Genocide, after which the guests laid flowers at the Eternal Fire and observed a minute’s silence in memory of the innocent martyrs of the Armenian Genocide.
The guests then toured Memory Park, where Canadian Foreign Minister Mélanie Joly watered the fir planted by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau back in 2018.
Expressing her thanks for their visit, Edita Gzoyan, acting director of the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute presented the guest with books about the Armenian Genocide.