Baroness Caroline Cox awarded St. Sahak – St. Mesrop Order of the Armenian Apostolic Church

Baroness Caroline Cox awarded St. Sahak – St. Mesrop Order of the Armenian Apostolic Church

His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, received in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin member of the House of Lords, Baroness Caroline Cox.

His Holiness expressed his joy for Baroness Cox’ visit to Armenia and her participation in the conference on International Religious Freedom and Peace. His Holiness appreciated the Baroness’ efforts in various international instances to protect the right of the Armenians of Artsakh to live freely and independently, as well as to provide constant support and assistance to the children of Artsakh.

Armenian President hosts Baroness Cox and participants of international conference, highlights the importance of national identity

Armenian President hosts participants of international conference, highlights the importance of national identity.

At the presidential residence, President Armen Sarkisian hosted Baroness Cox and the participants of the conference on International Religious Freedom and Peace -representatives of sister churches, Christian organizations, scholars and public figures from different countries.

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The Director of the Foreign Relations and Protocol Department of the Mother See, His Grace Archbishop Nathan Hovhannisyan presented the purpose and agenda of the conference, noting that the current challenges of the world, as well as a number of problems facing our people in the post-war situation were discussed during the conference organized by the Mother See’s Propaganda Center and the Artsakh Committee for the Preservation of Cultural and Cultural Heritage.

“We focused on the issues of preservation of Armenian religious and historical-cultural monuments in the territories outside the Armenian control, not only in terms of preserving their physical condition, but also in terms of their continued functioning,” he said.

Baroness Cox Attends Armenian Summer Festival in London

Speaking to Lady Cox before she boarded her international flight out of Paris she spoke of the festival with great fondness and said 

"I enjoyed the festival very much, thank you to all my followers and friends I met for a wonderful time and kind comments on social media."

Below is a segment taken from the Public Radio of Armenia. (AH)

Armenian Ambassador to the UK Varuzhan Nersesyan participated in the traditional Armenian Summer Festival, organized by the Committee of the Armenian Diocese in Great Britain and Ireland, the Armenian Embassy in UK informs.

Baroness Cox Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office Nagorno-Karabakh: Self-determination of States

Baroness Cox Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office Nagorno-Karabakh: Self-determination of States

Baroness Cox to ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the recent statement by the President of Azerbaijan that “There is no Nagorno-Karabakh, there is Karabakh”, and of whether this violates the rights to self-determination contained in the November Ceasefire Agreement and the OSCE Minsk Group Protocols. Asked 20 July 2021

Baroness Cox Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office Armenia: Azerbaijan

Baroness Cox Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office Armenia: Azerbaijan

Baroness Cox to ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of reports of an encroachment by the armed forces of Azerbaijan into the village of Yeraskh in Armenia on 19 July.
Asked 20 July 2021