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HIS HOLINESS ARAM I ATTENDS THE SECOND MEETING OF THE PREPARATORY COMMITTEE OF THE 100th ANNIVERSARY COMMEMORATIONS OF THE ARMENIAN GENOCIDE IN YEREVAN


Antelias (Lebanon): On Thursday 20 September, Catholicos Aram I left for Yerevan to attend the second meeting of the 100th Anniversary Commemorations of the Armenian Genocide Committee, chaired by the President of Armenia H.E. Serge Sarkissian.

Upon his arrival in Yerevan, His Holiness Aram I met with His Holiness Karekin II in Etchmiadzin. The two Catholicoi then attended the meeting of the 100th Anniversary Commemorations Committee, after which they met with President Sarkissian and the President of Karabagh, H. E. Pago Sahakian. During this meeting they discussed the situation in Syria and the difficulties that situation raises for the Armenian Community.

At the end of all meetings and consultations, His Holiness Aram I returned immediately to Antelias (Lebanon).

Armenian Orthodox Church

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