Russia sent a protest note to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia, Report informs via Sputnik Armenia.

The reason for the protest note is the accusation of Russia for the recent explosions in the Surmalu shopping center in Yerevan.

“We consider this a direct provocation of the political forces behind such insinuations, which aim to undermine Russia-Armenia alliance relations. We expect steps aimed at preventing such unfriendly manifestations from the Armenian authorities,” reads the note.