France’s Social Democrat Hunchakian Party Executive Committee proudly announced the official launch of the Armenian Council of Europe during a forum held at the “Nazarbek” Armenian Youth Centre in Alfortville, France.
The forum’s topic of discussion surrounded on the current state of affairs in Armenia, the geopolitical circumstances facing Nagorno-Karabakh, the viewpoint of the SDHP in Armenia as well as in the Diaspora and the resulting goals of the ACE.
During the forum, Mr. Kevork Satchlian; of Frances SDHP Executive Committee, detailed the importance of the European branch of the Armenian Council, “similar to its counterpart; the Armenian Council of America, will aggressively pursue the active participation of Armenians in Europe to work in the political arena to serve the Armenian cause and the Republics of Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh.”
Among the forums participants were; Social Democratic Hunchakian Party Central Committee Board Chairman Setrak Adjemian, along with Board Member and former Deputy Defense Minister of Armenia Vahan Shirkhanyan, participated in the forum on behalf of the SDHP Central Committee, and Mr. Khatchik Kechichian, represented the Armenian Council of America.
The forum ended with a question and answer session where the delegation was able to interact with the SDHP members and European Armenian community leaders from Cyprus, Italy, Great Britain, Germany and France.