Armenian Minister of Diaspora Hranush Hakobyan visited today Yerevan’s Cilicean school for Syrian Armenian children.
The Minister held consultations with the directorate of the school, specialists of the Yerevan City Hall and the leadership of the Cilicean Charity Union. The Minister was informed that the all conditions have been created in the school, the lessons are conducted in reconstructed classrooms, children have an opportunity to attend free dancing classes.
The school now provides education to 265 children, the teaching is conducted by specialists from Syria, all necessary textbooks have already been copied and distributed among students.
Minister Hakobyan expressed gratitude to all, who have supported the initiative. “When the situation in Syria normalizes and our compatriots decide to return, their children will face no difficulties thanks to this school,” the Minister said.
The Minister walked about the classrooms, talked to children, listened to their impressions about the life in Armenia.