The Catholicos of All Armenians Received Mexican Senators
On April 3, in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; received the delegation headed by Mexican senators Alejandra del Carmen León Gastélum and Indira Kempis Martínez, accompanied by honorary Consul of Mexico in Armenia Mr. Nikolay Kostandyan.
On behalf of the Senators, the Armenian Patriarch expressed his gratitude to the Senate of Mexico for the adoption of the resolution recognizing the Armenian Genocide. His Eminence also expressed his appreciation to Senators Alejandra del Carmen León Gastélum and Indira Kempis Martínez for their efforts in protecting the rights of Artsakh Armenians in the Senate and international courts.
Recalling his Patriarchal visit to Mexico, the Catholicos of All Armenians reflected with gratitude on the caring attitude of the Mexican authorities towards the Armenian community, which is also a great appreciation for the service of the Armenians in favor of the progress of Mexico.
During the meeting, the Senators expressed their gratitude for the reception and confirmed that the blessings of His Holiness is more binding to fight even more zealously for the establishment of peace and stability in the region.
During the conversation, a reflection was made on the humanitarian crisis created in Artsakh and the issues related to the preservation of Artsakh's spiritual and cultural heritage in the territories under the control of Azerbaijan.