From the top of Mount Ararat they greeted the Armenian people celebrating the 20th anniversary of Armenia’s independence
Many people in Armenia and abroad marked the 20th anniversary of Armenia’s independence in their own way. 10 members of Mountaineering and Rock-Climbing Federation of Armenia and another 10 amateur mountaineers climbed the peak of Mount Ararat on September 21. The members of expedition took the Armenian tricolor with them and waved it on the top of Mount Ararat. Despite unfavorable weather conditions the members of expedition decided to meet RA Independence Day on the top of Mount Ararat at any price, thus making the solemnity of the day more symbolic.