On December 21, 2018 roundtable-discussion on the subject of “Soviet Statehood: History and Modernity» was held in Armenian State Pedagogical University named after Kh. Abovyan. Dr. R. Mirzakhanyan, the rector of the hosting institute welcomed all the participants of the conference and had an introductory speech. During the conference the presentations were made by Dr. A. Lubkov, the rector of the Moscow State Pedagogical University, Academic.
Melkonyan, the director of the Institute of History, NAS of RA, Academic R. Safrastyan, Director of the Institute of Oriental Studies, NAS of RA, Dr. A. Virabyan, the director of the National Archives of Armenia, Mr. T. Liloyan, adviser to the President of Armenia and others.