Hagop Vartivarian Receives Movses Khorenatsi Medal


YEREVAN — On May 28, the day commemorating the independence anniversary of the First Armenian Republic, President Serge Sargisian handed out medals to many high achievers in Armenia and the diaspora for their contributions to Armenia and Armenian heritage. Among those was Hagop Vartivarian, member of the Tekeyan Cultural Association Central Board, as well as the chair of the group’s New York/New Jersey Chapter, and a member of the Press Committee of the TCA. He received the Movses Khorenatsi Medal, given for highest cultural achievements.

The president also awarded the Mkhitar Gosh, Mkhitar Heratsu and Anania Shirakatsi medals to several Armenians for achievements in other fields.