ITALY: ARMENIAN AMBASSADOR MET WITH THE POPE
Armenian Ambassador to Italy Ruben Karapetyan had some farewell meeting with the Italian officials, leaders of the NGOs and social activists. Press and information department of Armenian MFA informs about this.
On January 30 Armenian Ambassador attended the acceptance by Pope of Rome Benedict XVI and after it had a short farewell conversation with the religious leader. The latter transferred his blessings and warm wishes to the Armenian nation by R. Karapaetyan.
On the same day Armenian Ambassador has some other meetings with religious and cultural leaders. R. Karapetyan also met all the leaders of Armenian organizations in Rome. He thanked all of them for the effective cooperation and for the achievements in Armenian-Italian relations.