On December 24, the Embassy of the Republic of Armenia in Lebanon hosted a large meeting with the editors-in-chief of the Aztag, Zartonk and Ararat Dailies, as well as the heads of “Trchnots Bouyn” (Birds’ Nest) orphanage and “Zvartnots” Center for Armenian children with mental problems, which is part of the union of social servants of the local Armenian community, reports the RA MFA press service.
RA Ambassador to Lebanon Ashot Kocharyan transmitted the congratulatory messages of RA President Serzh Sargsyan, as well as his financial contributions in light of the New Year and Christmas. The message of the RA President addressed to the Armenian dailies of Lebanon read as follows:
“I am certain that in the year marking the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide and in the future you will overcome all difficulties and will win the propaganda war with honor and triumph as you continue to shed light on the issues of pan-national significance at a high level. I am confident that you will consistently present the issues of national concern by publishing materials devoted to the rich history, heritage and values of Armenia, Artsakh, the Diaspora and the Armenian people.”
In his letters addressed to the leaders of “Trchnots Bouyn” and “Zvartnots”, the RA President praised the dedicated and pro-Armenian efforts of the educators for the educational and physical development of Armenian children and youth and for the improvement of their state of mind. The President assured that “the Homeland is always by your side and proudly follows your successes.”
The heads of the presses, the “Trchnots Bouyn” orphanage and “Zvartnots” Center expressed their deep gratitude to RA President Serzh Sargsyan for his ongoing care and attention and assured that they wouldn’t spare efforts to continue their activities for preservation of the Armenian identity, Armenian upbringing and the deepening of the Armenia-Diaspora partnership.