Hollande calls for additional efforts to reach penalization of Armenian Genocide denial

Siranush Ghazanchyan - Public Radio of Armenia - 25/4/17 French President Francois Hollande commemorated the 102nd anniversary of the Armenian genocide today. “I wanted to be among you for this commemoration of memory of the victims of the Armenian genocide,” Hollande said at the event. A few days before the end of his term, Francois Hollande announced the introduction of ...

Patriarch Kirill, Hollande Discussed Conflicts in Ukraine, Syria

Sputniknews - 6/12/16 According to reports, Russian Orthodox Church leader Patriarch Kirill on Monday had a productive discussion on a number of topical issues with French President Francois Hollande. PARIS (Sputnik) – The Russian Orthodox Church leader Patriarch Kirill on Monday had a productive discussion on a number of topical issues with French President Francois Hollande, including ...

Conference of Churches Urges to Avoid Islamophobia After Normandy Attack

Sputniknews - July 2016 Erin Green, spokeswoman for Conference of European Churches (CEC), Europe's Christian churches union, said that the Normandy attack deeply affected all Christians and clergy of various churches. MOSCOW(Sputnik) — Inter-faith dialogue and unity among various churches across Europe is needed to overcome Islamophobia that is likely to rise after an attack on a church in the French region of Normandy, Erin Green, ...

Catholicos of All Armenians Sends Letter of Condolence to French President

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - July 2016 On July 15, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; sent a letter of condolence to French President Francois Hollande, on the terrorist attack last night in the city of Nice. "We strongly condemn such an inhumane crime against human life. On behalf of the Armenian ...

French President meets Patriarch of Jerusalem

18/11/13 French President Francois Hollande met with Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem His Beatitude Theophilos. Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem Fouad Twal was also present for the occasion . The meeting was held at the Church of Saint Anne in Jerusalem's Old City November 18, 2013. REUTERS Heidi Levine/ — in East Jerusalem. Source: