On April 13, His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; and Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia Aram I, along with Ashot Ghoulyan, Speaker of the National Assembly (NA) of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR); visited the Central Military Hospital in Stepanakert.
The hospital director Zori Saghyan briefed the Catholicoi on the condition of the Defense Army servicemen wounded as a result of the military actions unleashed by Azerbaijan, as well as the course of their recovery.
Following the briefing, His Holiness Karekin II and His Holiness Aram I, accompanied by the medical staff, visited the hospital wards, offering their blessings and encouraging words to the wounded soldiers.
The Catholicoi expressed their gratitude to the hospital personnel for their dedication and care and wished a speedy recovery to the brave soldiers.
In the evening, the Catholicos of All Armenians and Catholicos Aram I toured Stepanakert’s Renaissance Square together with NKR President Bako Sahakyan. They were informed of the recent urban development activities, noting appreciation of the efforts of the NKR authorities towards the improvement of the city.