His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, hosted world-known French actor Alain Delon at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin.
The Catholicos briefed the guest on the historic mission of the Holy Armenian Apostolic Church and the Mother See in the life of the Armenian people. Reference was made to the centuries-old friendship between the Armenian and French peoples and the role of the French Armenian community in the reinforcement of that friendship.
Underlining that Armenians have always watched Alain Delon’s films with great love, His Holiness hailed his services to humanity.
Following the meeting the actor visited the museums of the Mother See and familiarized with the national and religious treasures of the Armenian nation.