ADL Meets with UN Ambassador Nazarian


 

From left, Krikor Salbashian, Papken Megerian, Ambassador to the UN Garen Nazarian, Hagop Vartivarian and Dr. Vaghenag Tarpinian

 

NEW YORK — On Wednesday, March 30, the Armenian Democratic Liberal Party (ADL) District Committee members met with Armenia’s permanent representative to the United Nations (UN), Ambassador Garen Nazarian, at his office.

 

The District Committee was headed by Co-Chairman Papken Megerian, members Krikor Salbashian and Dr. Vaghenag Tarpinian, and Chairman of the Press Committee Hagop Vartivarian.

 

The ambassador conveyed his appreciation of the cultural and national activities of the local chapters of Tekeyan and the ADL during the past two years, especially the celebration of the 19th anniversary of the Armenian Army and the independence of Armenia.

 

The participants discussed also the coming celebration of the 20th anniversary of the independence of Armenia and the official visit to New York of President Serge Sargisian, scheduled for September 23.

 

Megerian spoke to Nazarian about ADL activities in the diaspora and in Armenia and the internal situation of the party, its strong support for the governments of Armenia and Karabagh as well as the Armenian Church, and its activities in the communities. The ambassador praised the coverage of the ADL’s Armenian Mirror-Spectator.

 

Megerian also presented the agenda of ADL programs for the next two years.