HIS HOLINESS ARAM I RECEIVES THE REPRESENTATIVES OF THE LEBANON COMMITTEE OF THE ARMENIAN DEMOCRATIC LIBERAL PARTY (RAMGAVAR)

On Tuesday 9 October 2012, representatives of the Armenian Democratic Liberal Party, headed by its president Mr. Haroutiun Yerganian visited His Holiness Arm I in Bikfaya. They discussed issues related to Armenia and Diaspora, as well as the situation in Syria and Lebanon.

His Holiness Aram I emphasized the importance of the forthcoming 100th anniversary commemoration of the Armenian Genocide and its related issue of compensations from Turkey. He then added, “it is fundamental that on the Armenian Cause the government of Armenia and the diaspora speak with one voice.”

With regard to Syria, they agreed that on behalf of the Armenian community the local leadership speaks with one voice and addresses all parties involved in the conflict.

At the end, the representatives of the Ramgavar party discussed with His Holiness the forthcoming Parliamntary elections in Lebanon, and assured him that all parties would work together for the benefit of the Armenian community in Lebanon.

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