Salam meets Armenian parties’ delegation

APRIL 15, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) Prime Minister Tammam Salam received on Wednesday afternoon at the Grand Serail with Tony Sleiman Franjieh in the presence of Culture Minister of Roney Areiji, as part of continued historic ties between Franjieh-Salam families.

Separately, Salam met with a delegation of the three Armenian parties in Lebanon (Ramghafar, Tashnag, Hanshak) who briefed him on the ongoing preparations for the celebration of the first centenary of the Armenian Genocide.

Speaking in the name of the delegation, Tashnaq Party Secretary General, MP Hagop Pakradonian said that the purpose of the visit is to brief the Premier on the various activities that shall be taking place in commemoration of the centenary of the Armenian genocide.

MP Pakradonian called on partners in the nation to solidarize and support the Armenian cause.

SOURCE: NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON