The Conference of the Union for Friendship and Cooperation with Armenia took place in Moscow. It was decided during the conference that the Union will be converted into an inter-regional structure and will change its name. Newspaper «Yerkramas» informed that the center of «people's democracy» will be called Union for the friendship and Cooperation of Russia and Armenia. Russian writer and politician Victor Krivopuskov was re-elected head if the structure.
The Conference adopted a decision to apply to the RF Government in order to condemn the destruction of the four thousand Armenian khachkars destroyed by the Azeri Government in Old Julfa.
The Conference also adopted a statement condemning the frequent murders of foreigners in Russia.