Armenian President Armen Sarkissian has sent congratulated Ukraine’s President-elect Volodymyr Zelensky on the victory in the elections.
“I’m convinced the development of relations between Armenia and Ukraine meets the interests of our countries and peoples,” the President said.
He added that it is possible to raise the Armenian-Ukrainian relations to a new level for the benefit of the two peoples tied by centuries-old friendship.
Ukrainian comedian Volodymyr Zelensky has won a run-off election to become the country's next president by a landslide.
With nearly all ballots counted, Mr. Zelensky had taken more than 73% with incumbent Petro Poroshenko trailing far behind on 24%.