Monday, 2 January 2006 - the Ambassador of Lebanon in Armenia, Gabriel Jiara visited the Armenian Catholic Patriarchate
On the 2nd of January 2006, at 9:30 in the morning, the Ambassador of Lebanon in Armenia, Gabriel Jiara visited the Armenian Catholic Patriarchate.
The guest was received by His Beatitude Nerses Bedros XIX Catholicos Patriarch of Cilicia of the Armenian Catholics; the general representative of the Eparchy of Lebanon, the Very Honorable Bishop Vartan Ashkarian was present during the visit.
During the visit that lasted around half an hour, his Excellency the Ambassador had a conversation with His Beatitude the Catholicos, during which he wished the latter a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. During the visit, the Ambassador also noticed the ceremonies the Lebanese Embassy holds in Armenia, especially the establishment of the statue of the famous Lebanese poet, Jibran Khalil Jibran.
Ambassador Gabriel Jiara left the Patriarchate after thanking His beatitude the Catholicos.