Armenia’s Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Arman Kirakosyan passed away today aged 63, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs informs.
“From the first day Arman Kerakosyan has been standing in the origins of newly-independent Armenia’s diplomatic service and foreign policy, and has made an invaluable contribution,” the Ministry said.
It offered condolences to Ambassador Kirakosyan’s family and “all those who mourn his death.”
President Armen Sarkissian also offered condolences over the demise of “an old friend” Arman Kirakosyan.
“Our family has lost a true friend and a brilliant person, the meeting with whom was always expected, pleasant and helpful,” the President said.