Tonight, the Eastern Diocese will host a town hall meeting with the current United States Ambassador to the Republic of Armenia Ambassador Richard Mills, Jr. The event will begin at 7:00 PM in the Haik and Alice Kavookjian Auditorium. The town hall is free and open to the public. Ambassador Mills will be visiting the area as part of a general effort to get to connect with the Armenian American community. Parishioners in the New York metropolitan area are encouraged to attend.
(U.S. Embassy – Yerevan, Armenia) – This week, the first meeting of the U.S.-Armenia Council on Trade and Investment will be held in Yerevan. Following that historic session, members of the U.S.-Armenia Joint Economic Task Force will also gather in Yerevan. “The U.S.-Armenia Joint Economic Task Force (or USATF), was created in 1999 and it meets every year. The annual meetings are an opportunity for high-level delegations from both the Armenian and U.S. governments to meet and
(Embassy News 2015) From artistic renderings of the splendor of the Armenian countryside to the stark beauty of ancient fortresses, heritage sites and cultural treasures hold deep meaning for the Armenian people. On November 9, 2015, U.S. Ambassador to Armenian Richard Mills, Jr. had the opportunity to visit important pieces of Armenian cultural heritage in Gyumri and Dashtadem, where he unveiled two of the latest projects funded by the U.S. Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Pre