On August 16, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Artsakh David Babayan sent a congratulatory message to newly appointed Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia Akhsar Jioev.
The message, in particular, reads as follows:
“Respected Mr. Jioev,
On behalf of Artsakh Foreign Ministry and myself personally, I congratulate you on your appointment to the post of Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of South Ossetia.
I am confident that your activities as Foreign Minister will be aimed at protecting with dignity the interests of your Republic in the international arena, ensuring relevant conditions for the peaceful development and prosperity of your country.
In Artsakh, we highly appreciate the friendship and mutually beneficial cooperation with South Ossetia. I am convinced that we will continue to further develop the established warm and close ties and traditional partnership relations between the Foreign Ministries of our countries, strengthening the bilateral contacts between our countries for the benefit of the two fraternal peoples.
I would like to congratulate you once again and wish you robust health, great success and achievements at the responsible position entrusted to you.”