Armenian Consul General to Aleppo Tigran Gevorgyan visited Kessab and Latakia from September 4-6.
On September 5 the Armenian Consul General handed Armenian passports to Kessab Armenians. Congratulating them on this occasion, Tigran Gevorgyan hailed the wish and unbending will of Kessab Armenians to live on their soil.
Mayor of Kessab Vazgen Chaparyan thanked the Armenian authorities for the special attitude and care for the Kessab Armenians.
During the meeting that followed the ceremony the Armenian Consul General and the Mayor discussed the problems Kessab Armenians face and referred to the ways of their resolution.
On September 6 in Latakia Tigran Gevorgyan hosted a reception for Armenians living in coastal regions of Syria.