The official cancellation ceremony of the stamped souvenir sheet dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the diplomatic relationship between Armenia and Belarus took place on October 25th of this year at Minsk and at Yerevan.
The stamp of the souvenir sheet represents the painting "Ararat in Spring" (1945) by the Armenian painter Martiros Saryan and the painting "Belarusian Landscape" (1974) by the Belarusian painter V. Tsvirka. The stamp represents the coats of arms of the Republic of Armenia and the Republic of Belarus.
The cancellation was carried out by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Armenia Mr. Shavarsh Kocharyan, the Deputy Minister of Transport and Communication of the Republic of Armenia Mr. Andranik Aleksanyan, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the Republic of Armenia Mr. Stepan Sukhorenko and the Acting Chief Executive Officer of "Haypost" CJSC Mr. Haik Avagyan.
Designers: D. Dovlatyan, Iv.Lukin
Print run: 20 000 items
Printing house: Cartor, France
The event was attended by Alexander Y. Mihnevich, the First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia to the Republic of Belarus; Armen A. Khachatryan, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Armenia to the statutory and other bodies of the Commonwealth of Independent States; Vladimir I. Prokoptsov, General Director of the National Art Museum of Belarus; Irina I. Saksonova, General Director of the Republican Unitary Post Office "Belpochta".