YEREVAN — German Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier visited the Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Complex today to pay tribute to the memory of the Armenian genocide victims.

Frank Walter Steinmeier was accompanied by Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian and Director of the Armenian genocide Museum-Institute Hayk Demoyan.

The German FM laid a wreath at the memorial to the Armenian Genocide victims and paid tribute to their memory with a minute of silence.

Hayk Demoyan presented a copy of his most recent book titled “Armenian Genocide: Front page coverage in the world press” and a stamp dedicated to Johannes Lepsius, a German missionary, Orientalist, and humanist with a special interest in trying to prevent the Armenian Genocide in the Ottoman Empire.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Sign Up for Our Newsletters

Get notified of the latest updates from MassisPost.

You May Also Like

Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict Resolution High on the Agenda of New OSCE Chairperson-in-Office

VIENNA —  Conflict resolution efforts such as those of the Minsk Group…

Embattled Ruben Hayrapetian Quits Parliament Over Deadly Violence

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) –Bowing to mounting pressure from opposition politicians, civic activists and…

Pontian Greek Genocide Commemorated in Armenia

YEREVAN — The 100th anniversary of the Genocide of Pontic Greeks was…

Arthur Sargsian’s Last Letter: Accuses Judge and Special Investigative Service Representative of his Death

YEREVAN (Arminfo.am) — “Food Bringer” Arthur Sargsian, who died on March 16,…