Minister of Education and Science of Armenia Levon Mkrtchyan met with the newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Tajikistan to Armenia H.E. Imomuddin Sattorov (residence in Moscow). The minister congratulated the Ambassador on his appointment and expressed hope that he will contribute to the cooperation in the educational field between Armenia and Tajikistan. The upcoming signing of the memorandum of understanding between the two countries in the educational sphere and issues related to development of ties between universities were discussed. The Ambassador expressed willingness to take appropriate steps to strengthen and deepen the Armenia-Tajikistan relations in the sphere of education and science.