Catholicos of All Armenians Met With Soldiers of NKR Defense Army

  Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - September 2016 On August 6, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; accompanied by the members of the Supreme Spiritual Council (SSC), visited a military unit of the Nagorno Karabagh Republic (NKR) Defense Army, where they met with commanders and soldiers. At the unit His Holiness and ...

Catholicos of All Armenia and Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia Visit Military Hospital in Stepanakert

Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin - April 2016 On April 13, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; and Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia Aram I, along with Ashot Ghoulyan, Speaker of the National Assembly (NA) of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR); visited the Central Military Hospital in Stepanakert. The hospital director Zori ...

Artsakh President holds award ceremony on Victory Day

9/5/13 Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan held an award ceremony on occasion of the Victory Holiday, the Day of the NKR Defense Army and the Liberation of Shoushi. President Sahakyan congratulated the attendees of the event and handed in the awards. In his speech, the President said that during the Great Patriotic War our grandfathers and fathers through ...

Residency of the Artsakh Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church opened in Stepanakert

16/6/2012 On June 16 President of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic Bako Sahakyan participated in the solemn opening ceremony of the residency of the Artsakh Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church in capital Stepanakert. The President noted that the opening of the residency in the capital would play a great role in the spiritual development of the nation, ...

NKR President, AGBU board discuss development programs in Artsakh

17/11/2011 PanARMENIAN.Net - On November 16, President of Artsakh Republic Bako Sahakyan arrived in New York. On the same day, Artsakh leader met the president of the Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU) Berge Setrakian and members of the organization’s central board. The parties discussed projects implemented in Artsakh, with President Sahakyan stressing AGBU role in the development ...

Azerbaijan protests against construction of Orthodox Church

21/6/2010 Azerbaijan’s State Committee for the Work with Religious Associations expressed a protest against construction of an orthodox church in the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR) that was not agreed with the Azeri authorities. The head of the committee press service Saleh Aslanov stated that construction of a Russian orthodox church in Stepanakert demonstrates disrespect for principles of international ...