YEREVAN. - The Grand Opening Ceremony of the first European Games has kicked off in Azerbaijan’s capital Baku. Armenia’s delegation also takes part in the ceremony, being led by the standard bearer Hrachya Rostomyan, Delgation Head and Secretary General of National Olympic Committee of Armenia (NOC).
The Opening Ceremony is also attended by Russian President Vladimir Putin and President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach.
The first European Games will be held in Azerbaijan’s capital from June 12 to 28.