Monday, 29 October 2018

Armenian News...A Topalian... 'Turkish' Tea

Lecture on 'Turkish' Tea

Sounds innocent until you hear the salesmanship including that Turkey is a democracy, all given by a sincere non-Turk:

MediaMax, Armenia
Oct 24 2018
Armenian president is ready to dialogue with Erdogan

Armenian President Armen Sarkissian is ready to dialogue with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan, he said in the interview to Swiss public television channel RTS.
Citing his Christian beliefs, Armen Sarkissian said that forgiveness is possible, but “recognition must come first”.
According to the Armenian President, the recognition will have a broader historical scope because the Armenian Genocide was “the first genocide of the 20th century”.
“Firstly, I would tell Mr. Erdogan: “Good morning, Mr. President. I believe we have an issue to discuss together. You are the President of Turkey and I am the President of Armenia. My family, my ancestors were from Erzrum, Van and Bitlis. My family has long history. Why don’t we talk about the relations between Turkey and Armenia and about our personal stories? We have to discuss not only the past, but also the future - the future of your children and mine, your grandchildren and mine, and our nations,” said Armen Sarkissian. 

RFE/RL Report
Pashinian’s Party Wins, Loses Local Elections
October 22, 2018

Prime Minister Nikol Pashinian’s Civil Contract party won mayoral elections in at least two major Armenian towns but was defeated in another at the weekend.

Voters in nearly 50 communities across Armenia went to the polls on Sunday to elect their chief executives or local councils. As was the case in the September 23 municipal elections in Yerevan, the polls were marked by a lack of serious fraud reported by election candidates, observers and media.

In the largest of those communities -- the towns of Armavir, Echmiadzin, Hrazdan and Kapan -- the elections were held because their former mayors resigned shortly after Pashinian swept to power in May in what is known as a democratic “velvet revolution.” They were affiliated or linked with former President Serzh Sarkisian’s Republican Party (HHK).

In Echmiadzin, official vote results gave victory to Civil Contract’s Diana Gasparian, the acting mayor appointed by Pashinian’s government in June. Gasparian, 30, was challenged by 11 other contenders. She is the first female head of an Armenian urban community elected since the early 1990s.

Another Civil Contract candidate, Davit Khudatian, prevailed in the mayoral race in Armavir. The town located about 50 kilometers west of Yerevan is the administrative center of the Armavir province encompassing Echmiadzin.

The snap election in another provincial capital, Hrazdan, was won by a 25-year-old son of Sasun Mikaelian, a prominent Hrazdan-based politician and a leading member of Civil Contract. The party leadership pointedly declined to back Sevak Mikaelian for still unclear reasons, however.

Pashinian’s party suffered a setback in Kapan, the capital of the southeastern Syunik province bordering Iran. Its candidate, Narek Babayan, was defeated by a non-partisan challenger.

Pashinian personally campaigned for Babayan, holding a rally in Kapan on Friday.

The Armenian prime minister put a brave face on the setback on Monday. While saying that he is “very sorry” for Babayan’s defeat, he portrayed the election outcome as a triumph of democracy.

“It’s an unprecedented phenomenon [for Armenia] when the country’s prime minister backs a candidate and that candidate doesn’t win an election. This is the greatest victory for democracy in the history of the Third [Armenian] Republic,” Pashinian declared in a trademark video address to the nation aired on Facebook.

“Citizens made a decision and the government didn’t even attempt to place the citizens’ choice into the bounds of its wishes. Dear people, this is what we did the revolution for,” he said.

The former ruling HHK had for years swept most local elections in Armenia, heavily relying on its administrative and financial resources. Sarkisian’s party has essentially refrained from contesting such polls since losing power.

According to Pashinian, Civil Contract nominated or endorsed candidates in 15 communities and only two of them lost in Sunday’s elections.

Oct 22 2018
Giuliani visits Yerevan for Eurasian forum
He came on the invitation of a Russian-Armenian businessman who prides himself on his ties with Putin.
Joshua Kucera 

Rudy Giuliani, the personal lawyer of U.S. President Donald Trump, has visited Yerevan for a forum dedicated to the Eurasian Economic Union, a Russia-led economic bloc.

Giuliani, a former mayor of New York, has recently become known for his full-throated – and often facts-challenged – defense of Trump as the president bounces from one controversy to the next. But Giuliani said he was visiting Armenia only in his private capacity.
“I’m here as a private citizen, just to learn some facts in my first time in Armenia,” he told reporters on October 22 during a visit to Yerevan's genocide memorial. Asked by local reporters if he recognized the Armenian genocide – which the U.S. government has not formally done – he said he did. “I certainly recognize it. I think it is a historical fact, but I am not here in my capacity as a private lawyer for President Trump, I am here as a private citizen.”

Giuliani also laid flowers at the monument and planted a tree.
The same day, Giuliani visited the Ministry of Defense and met with Defense Minister Davit Tonoyan, who gave him a briefing on Armenia's security environment.

He came to Yerevan at the invitation of Ara Abrahamyan, a Russian-Armenian businessman and head of the Union of Armenians of Russia, who prides himself on his ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin. “He gives orders and I carry them out,” Abrahamyan has said of Putin. Abrahamyan also publicly opposed the rise to power of Nikol Pashinyan, claiming that the “real goal” of the protests that swept Pashinyan into office was destabilization and economic damage to Armenia.

It's not clear how Abrahamyan enticed Giuliani to Yerevan, but the American has a record of getting involved in other countries' politics for money. In August, Giuliani spoke out against an anti-corruption effort in Romania, contradicting the official position of the State Department. He later acknowledged that he did so after being engaged by a lobbying firm.

It didn't appear that Giuliani took part in any formal events connected to Eurasia Week, which began on October 22 and was the ostensible reason for his visit. “The aim of the Forum is to boost integration, growth of economic capacity and expand industrial cooperation between [Eurasian Union] countries,” the event's website says. The Eurasian Union is a bloc including Russia, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan, aimed at integrating the region's economies.

Despite the Russia-heavy focus of the event, Giuliani's visit could boost ties between Armenia and the U.S., said analyst Suren Sargsyan, who first broke the news about the trip on his Facebook page. “Our country’s leadership will establish a direct contact with him. The acquaintance will potentially promote also further ties with the U.S. leadership. He may be a contact person between Yerevan and Washington,” Sargsyan told Armenian newspaper Tert. Giuliani's visit will be closely followed by that of National Security Adviser John Bolton, another close Trump ally.

Giuliani's consulting company did not respond to an email from Eurasianet requesting comment. The forum continues through October 24.

RFE/RL Report
Armenian President Refuses To Sign ‘Counterrevolutionary’ Bill
October 23, 2018

President Armen Sarkissian has asked Armenia’s Constitutional Court to rule on the legality of a controversial bill that sparked angry street protests in Yerevan early this month.

The bill hastily passed by the National Assembly on October 2 might complicate the parliament’s dissolution and the holding of fresh general elections sought by Prime Minister Nikol Pashinian. It took the form of amendments to the parliament statutes.

Pashinian accused the former ruling Republican Party of Armenia (HHK) and two other parliamentary forces of hatching a “counterrevolutionary” conspiracy against his minority government. Responding to his appeal, thousands of his supporters rallied outside the parliament building immediately after the passage of the bill.

Pashinian held talks with parliament majority leaders in the following hours. He told the angry crowd afterwards that he received assurances that they will not hamper his efforts to force the elections in December.

Under the Armenian constitution, such polls can be held only if the prime minister resigns and the parliament fails to replace him or her within two weeks.

Some observers had suggested earlier that after Pashinian’s tactical 
resignation his supporters will blockade the parliament to prevent it from electing another premier during the two-week period. The controversial bill would effectively extend that period indefinitely.

Sarkissian’s office said on Tuesday that he has decided not to sign the bill into law because he sees “apparent legal-constitutional problems” emanating from it. The president will therefore ask the Constitutional Court to determine whether the bill conforms to the constitution, the office announced in a statement.

The statement said that Sarkissian’s decision is based on a “thorough examination” conducted by the presidential staff.

The court is extremely unlikely to hand down a ruling on the appeal before the parliament’s dissolution widely expected to occur on October 31.
October 25 2018
Yerevan included in world’s Top 10 Cities For Tech Career list by Enterprise Times

Enterprise Times, a British online platform covering business technology news, has included Yerevan, the Armenian capital, in its 10 Best Cities for Tech Career Opportunities list.

Yerevan is ranked 4th in the top 10 list, titled “Yerevan – Silicon Mountains”.

“Research shows that by 2025, the need for programmers in Armenia will have tripled to 30,000. This is largely due to the ever-increasing innovation in their tech sector. A sector that is growing at an annual rate of 20% and shows no signs of slowing down. If you haven’t considered a move to the country previously, it’s worth considering. Cost of living is very low, crime rates are low and culture is in abundance. Currently the main speaking languages are Armenian & Russian but the English language is becoming more and more popular”, Enterprise Times said in the article.

The top 10 cities for a tech career, according to Enterprise Times, are:

San Francisco
New York

“If you work in Tech, you’ll know it’s one of the fastest growing industries. Digital jobs are fast becoming a necessity for strong growth and the professionals that work within this field are becoming highly sought after. As these opportunities continue to grow – so do the cities that house them. To understand the cities we’ve looked at the companies that are already home amongst their tech district, the opportunities for start ups and the growth and employment opportunities within them.

So if you are looking to relocate, take a look at this list highlighting the 10 best cities offering tech career opportunities right now”, Enterprise Times said in the article.

Armenia’s national football team out of top 100
15:09 | October 25,2018 

The International Federation of Football Federation (FIFA), has released a new ranking list today.

The Armenian team occupies the 101st place. Gibraltar’s unexpected victory over our team has risen them to 8th place and now Gibraltar is 190th. Macedonia, which was defeated  by our team occupies the same place- 68th.

The Belgian team is leading the ranking list with only one point exceeding the world champion France. The Brazilian team finishes the top three.

Panorama, Armenia
Oct 23 2018
Where are bread eaters? Bread production keeps dropping in Armenia
Hasmik Hakobyan

Bread and flour production volumes continue dropping in Armenia, according to the latest figures released by the National Statistical Committee. 

Armenia produced 2.4 percent less bread from January to August 2018 compared to the same period last year.

The first eight months of this year also saw a sharp decline in flour production, which cut down by around 30 percent to some 76,023 tons. 

Speaking to, Director of Sevan Bakery Ashot Avetisyan said his factory’s bread output has not declined yet, but is expected to drop in autumn months, linking it to mass home bread-baking typical to the period.

According to the director, in recent months many in the capital Yerevan have also turned to handmade bread. “People try to save money in this way,” he says. 

In parallel to low breadmaking volumes, production of lavash, traditional Armenian thin bread, has risen in the country conditioned with its increased consumption.

“I guess people have realized that the best bread type is lavash, which has higher calorific value: 1 kg lavash is equal to 1,5 kg bread,” he said.

Speaking about bread prices, Avetisyan refuted claims that lavash is more expensive than other bread types. “1 kg lavash is priced at 450-470 drams, while 1 kg bread – at 450-500 drams,” he said.
Economist Vahagn Khachatryan links falling bread production volumes with a decline in population numbers.   

“The lower the population, the lower the consumption and, therefore, production volumes,” he told

The economist says bread production could also cut down if Armenia saw a strong economic growth, which would boost people’s buying capacity to further lead to lower bread or other flour-made products consumption in their daily diet.

“But, obviously, it is not the case here; population is decreasing, so bread and flour production is falling. There is no other explanation here. We can’t state that people have started to consume healthier food in Armenia, it does not refer to our country,” he said.

Meantime, the economist states declined bread output cannot also be conditioned with people’s reduced buying power.

“Bread and potato are leading food types in lower-income countries like ours, so the talk cannot go about low consumption here. Today, bread is the most affordable food,” he said.

The economist pointed to the migration issue persisting in the country, calling on the government to implement serious programs in this regard given its negative impact on demography.
“Even the experts state that deaths will outnumber births in two years in Armenia. This has always been on the agenda, and I believe the government will draw appropriate conclusions and come up with solutions,” he said, pointing out to immigration as the only tool to handle the issue.

The economist also pointed to misleading statistics as a possible reason behind Armenia’s decreased bread production, questioning their reliability.   

** FATHER FRANK’S RANTS Rant Number 791 bis 25 October 2018 GATHERING STORM OVER CHINA

‘In Xinjiang, Uighurs and other Muslim groups struggle against Sinification’. A line from The Clash of Civilisations, a controversial Zeitgeist book usually mentioned in ritual refutations. Yet Professor Huntington was right. The people of East Turkestan are indeed rising in revolt against forced Chinese assimilation. The Uighurs fight to defend their culture and religion. Like little David taking on giant Goliath, the battle looks unequal. Perhaps 15 million Uighurs versus 1.300 million, mostly Chinese. But Hegel’s phrase, the Cunning of Reason, springs to mind. At crucial times in human history tremendous upheavals occur that bring about the triumph of freedom. Who knows whether the neglected, defenceless Uighurs be not one of them? Are they perhaps the spanner in the works? The tiny speck of grit that will grow and eventually cause the Communist tyranny to break up and disintegrate?

The Uighurs are the forgotten Muslims of China. They appear in the medieval Travels of Marco Polo. The great Jesuit missionary to China, Matthew Ricci, wondered why Marco Polo’s names of Chinese cities are not Chinese. After he met a Uighur man, the lights dawned: Marco had approached China via and with the Uighurs. A Turkish people who speak a Turkish language. So many of Marco Polo’s names are Uighur names, not Chinese. And the Uighur fellow was visibly non-Chinese in looks. His eyes were not narrow but round, like a European. Nor did the man think of himself as Chinese. He wouldn’t eat pork, because he was a Muslim. Now the Beijing Communist regime demands the Uighurs should prove their loyalty by eating pig’s flesh!

Visiting East Turkestan, I was struck by how many words heard in the local markets sounded like Turkish. So I tried out my modest Turkish. Faces beamed. People festively gathered about me, as if I was a long lost relative happily come back. A large man with a wispy beard offered me his daughter in marriage. (An offer I had to politely decline, alas.) But when I asked about their lives voices were lowered and people looked about in fear – spies hovered nearby. My would-be father in law spoke broken English: ‘We are not free. They are killing our culture. We can’t practice our religion. Can’t go to Haj. Young people can’t go to mosque’, he confided, sotto voce. Others agreed.

The Communist rulers strive to crush the Muslim Uighurs. They realise their resistance might encourage other minorities to rise up. So regime squeals about separatism, extremism and terrorism. But various human rights organisations speak of brutal repression, religious and cultural. Furthermore, the Beijing dictatorship has altered the ethnic make-up of the population of East Turkestan, by pouring in millions of immigrant Chinese, while forcing natives to emigrate. Uighur girls especially, lured away with false promises. Talk of ‘ethnic identity’ makes people uncomfortable in the West, but for the Uighurs it means a very simple thing: survival. The survival of their people, their culture and their religion.

Uighur Enver Tohti spoke at Abrar House, London. East Turkestan has been the home of Uighurs of 2000 years, he explained. A free and independent country for most of them. In 1876 the Manchurians invaded, butchering a million people. They renamed their conquest Xinjiang. Ever since, the land has been under military occupation but the Uighurs never relinquished their hope of independence. An Islamic republic was proclaimed n 1933, and again a Uighur state existed briefly before Mao took over after WW2 and the Communists invaded in 1949 and changed the country’s name. Today East Turkestan languishes under an alien colonial rule. The people’s sufferings have been ‘unimaginable’, Enver said.

That was years ago, after riots took place in Urumqi, the local capital. Infinitely worse now. According to UN estimates, more than a million Uighurs are forcibly interned in ‘re-education centres’ for ‘free vocational training’. Concentration camps, off-limits to journalists. Where inmates are given unwanted Mandarin lessons, forced to sing Communist songs and even beaten or tortured if they insist in speaking their own language. The greatest crime is being caught practicing Islamic rituals, such as the wearing of hijabs or simply eating halal food. State propaganda raises the spectre of terrorism. Some Uighurs have joined ISIS and Jihadis may have infiltrated local resistance. (The authorities insinuate perfidious America uses violent Islamists to destabilise China, as it effectively did to the Soviets in Afghanistan back during the Cold War.) But surely giving the Uighurs their cultural rights is the best way to nip extremism in the bud?

China is a financial wonder of all wonders. An unbelievable success story. The world’s second largest economy. Its teeming cities seem the apotheosis of post-modernity. Immense skyscrapers, glamorous shopping malls, nouveau riches, trendy-looking young people, wealth and prosperity galore. Yet the Communist cabal is insecure. It fears religion. It harshly persecutes harmless Falung Gong practitioners: even doing breathing exercises is a threat! It has formed a ‘patriotic’, alternative Catholic Church, subservient to Communist Party clap-trap. Former Hong Kong Cardinal Joseph Zen has exhorted all Chinese Catholics not to kow-tow to Beijing, despite Pope Francis striking a dubious deal with the Communists. Protestant groups also languish under many disabilities. But it is Islam, a militant religion on the march, which could well prove to be the nemesis of the heirs of Mao’s Long March.

The Cunning of Reason. Marxist-Leninist dogma, the intellectual and concrete incarnation of Hegel’s Reason, saw religious beliefs as doomed to gradual, final extinction. National sentiment, too, was prophesied to be on the wane, to be replaced by a universal classless society, an undifferentiated, amorphous humanity. The old Soviet Union, now mercifully defunct, was meant to be a prelude to that.  As the Uighurs’ stubborn, heroic resistance shows, the divine, transcendent Reason may have the last word.

Revd Frank Julian Gelli


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Wednesday, 24 October 2018

The Armenian Institute... Book launch by M H Bouldoukian

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Tuesday, 23 October 2018

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Dedication and Liturgy celebrating the 40th anniversary of Kevork Tahta community Sunday school
On October 14th, the Primate celebrated the Divine Liturgy at St.Yeghiche Armenian Church on the occasion of the feast of Holy Translators. This celebration also took place to mark the 40th anniversary of the formation of K.Tahta Community Sunday School. During the Divine Liturgy, three long-standing and committed teachers; Mrs Mayda Cherchian, Mrs Anna Henden and Mrs Sylvia Shamasian were decorated with special encyclicals of blessings by His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians. At the end of the liturgy, there was a remembrance prayer for deceased teachers and the main benefactor of the school Kevork Tahta.
Congratulating the school, its’ teachers and students, the Primate also spoke about the Holy Translators and how the Church supported the school historically and at present. Concluding his remarks, he said “God has gifted us with the alphabet and literature, which guaranteed the survival of our nation. I believe that this is one of the reasons why our people remained faithful to Christ even at the very difficult moments of its history.”
After the liturgy, Consul Hayarpi Drmeyan presented to Headmaster Ruzanna Tatulyan and teachers of the Sunday school the certificates of the Ministry of Diaspora for their dedicated service to the Motherland.
Noted: The school was founded at St. Yeghiche Church (Previously known as: St. Peter’s Church) in 1978.
The Primate attended the Gala Dinner on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the Armenian Sunday KevorkTahta Community school
On October 13 the Kevork Tahta Armenian Community Sunday School celebrated its 40th anniversary in London at the Double Tree Hotel, Ealing.
His Grace Bishop Hovakim Manukyan, Primate of the diocese of the Armenian Church in the United Kingdom and Ireland extended his blessings to the participants and congratulated the school on its jubilee celebration. Ms. Hayarpi Drmeyan, Consul, delivered remarks on behalf of the Armenian Embassy. During the event, Mrs. Ruzanna Tatulyan Headmaster of the Sunday School, Mrs Anahit Kazaryans, former Headmaster of the Sunday School and Mr. Armand Abramian, Chairman of the ACCUK , delivered congratulatory speeches.There was an entertaining program organised by alumni of the school.
Peace in War & Justice in Peace
On Tuesday evening, Chiswick Churches for Justice and Peace (CCJP) organised at Christ Church (overlooking the Green in W4) the fifth and final annual ecumenical event commemorating the centenary of WWI and the anniversary of what had become popular on social media as #Armistice100.
The two co-speakers were Fr Laurence Freeman, Director of the World Community for Christian Meditation, and our own Dr Harry Hagopian who has written extensively on genocide and was previously associated with the Campaign for Recognition of the Armenian Genocide (CRAG). In front of a full church, Fr Laurence spoke about the concepts of forgiveness and reconciliation after conflict and genocide. He expounded on how we Christians deal with conflict in our lives and how meditation could help us in practical ways.
Dr Hagopian delivered a powerful and at times moving talk on the Armenian Genocide. Using five personal stories that had to do with the genocide, he elicited from those experiences the five messages of pain, denial, friendship, outreach and aggression. Together, they defined hopefulness versus hopelessness. He also talked about the International law concept of “affirmation by denial” and crisscrossed his final political thoughts between 1915 and 2018.
The organisers were also happy to welcome HG Bishop Hovakim, our Primate, who was also invited to say a few words. Hovakim Serpazan, who had been accompanied by Fr Shnork, spoke about forgiveness and about his own family experiences with the genocide.
Concluding the event was Ruth Cadbury, MP, who acknowledged that the UK had failed to recognise the Armenian Genocide. And the final thought was the reading of a short poem written by the Palestinian Christian Naïm Ateek who for many years had directed the Sabeel Liberation Theology Institute in Jerusalem.
Fr Laurence Freeman and Dr Harry Hagopian were both interviewed separately by Chiswick Buzz TV which also covered the proceedings of whole three-hour event. Once the material is posted on their website and also uploaded on You-Tube, our news e-bulletin will share the links with our readers.
The Spirit of Armenia by Baroness Cox

HG Bishop Hovakim Manukyan, welcomed Baroness Cox to the Bishop’s house to talk in detail about issues surrounding Artsakh. She mentioned her numerous visits and highlighted the suffering that people have endured through the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and the importance of observing the current situation in the Republic and its achievements. During the lecture, she passionately explained the great resilience people have shown through their suffering and the destruction they have witnessed around them.
HG Bishop Hovakim presented Baroness Cox with a book titled: (Armenia, Land around Mount Ararat) and thanked her for her efforts in raising awareness of the situation in Artsakh.
We also had a representative from The Armenian Embassy Foreign Affairs Consul, Ms Hayarpi Drmeyan who congratulated Baroness Cox for her tireless work for our nation. Aspram Krepyan, who is a university student in Oxford, spoke about her personal experiences of Artsakh. The lecture followed by an enjoyable reception, organised by the ladies committee and Nazani Tea was served by Arleen Ouzounian.
The event was attended by leader of Ealing Council, Cllr Julian Bell.
Annual meeting with Anglican and Eastern Churches Association
On October 15, the Anglican and Eastern Churches Association organised the annual Orthodox Reception. Bishops, priests and laymen from a number of Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Churches attended the event along with their Anglican counterparts. The Anglican President, Bishop Christopher of Southwark spoke about their recent pilgrimage to Armenia as well as about the other projects implemented by the association. Archbishop Angaelos of London, of the Coptic Church, and the President of the AECA Fr William Taylor addressed the event. With the blessings of His Grace Bishop Hovakim Manukyan Rev. Fr. Shnork Bagdasarian and Rev. Fr. Nshan Alaverdyan attended the event on behalf of the Armenian Church. Rev. Fr. Shnork Bagdasarian is a member of the Executive Committee of the association.
Diocese of the Armenian Church of United Kingdom and Ireland and His Grace Bishop Hovakim Manukyan, Primate, are restarting a series of programmes at the Bishop’s House after the summer break, open to everyone – including a new children's programme starting in September
Armenian Boat Party
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ACYO is excited to present The Armenian Boat Party!

Boat has been completely booked for our Event which will include 4 Hours of cruise on The Thames with 2 Floors including Light Food and DJ Entertainment, Armenian and Club Hits and two bars. Feel free to invite your Armenian and Non-Armenian friends

Address: Festival Pier, SE1 8XZ - Waterloo (5 Minutes from The London Eye)

Check- in: Opens at 7pm and closes at 7:45pm at which point the boat is scheduled to depart the pier - please allow enough time to board the boat before the departure

Early Bird: £25.00 - available until 21 Oct
Standard: £30.00 (tickets are Non refundable)

Will post reminders later , closer to the event

Dress code: Smart

Friendly security will be on the venue so please bring along ID 18+ event

Proceedings will go towards the ACYO, including future Armenian events and charity campaigns

Party boat confirmed:
Please email the primate’s office or call to confirm your attendance as the places are limited:

Tel: 0208 998 9210, Email:
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