YEREVAN. – “Happy holiday, Homeland! Happy holiday, free, independent Armenia! Happy holiday, dear compatriot!”
Armenia’s 2012 London Olympics bronze medalist weightlifter Hripsime Khurshudyan stated the aforementioned.
She congratulated on the occasion of the 22nd anniversary of the independence of Armenia.
“The strength of the Armenians is in [their] unity. The achievement of independence is a triumph for us. We have had numerous such triumphs in the crossroads of our history.
“Let us be proud and protect it, with a high consciousness, [and] with a hope for a prosperous and a bright future for our future generations.
“May your skies be blue and peaceful, our dear Armenia!” Khurshudyan wrote in her Facebook account.
To note, Hripsime Khurshudyan had a son in July.