His Holiness Aram I asks Pope Francis to contribute to the release of Armenian POWs

His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia, has spoken about the consequences of Artsakh War, especially the return of Armenian captives, with His Holiness Pope Francis.

The conversation was held on the sidelines of the meeting of Lebanon’s religions leaders in the Vatican.

His Holiness reminded that Azerbaijan’s illegal approach to prisoners of war goes counter to the provisions of international law. Catholicos Aram I expressed his warm gratitude to His Holiness Pope Francis for addressing the issue of captives and asked him to raise the issue again at a convenient time to contribute to the return of the captives as soon as possible.

The Patriarch also discussed the issue with Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin.

His Holiness briefed the Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia to the Vatican Garen Nazarian on the above-mentioned meetings.

Read original article here.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Create your website with WordPress.com
Get started
%d bloggers like this: