YEREVAN–U.S. Ambassador to Armenia Marie L. Yovanovitch will travel to the U.S on October 3-14 to meet with representatives of Armenian-American Diaspora communities in Philadelphia, Detroit, San Francisco, and Los Angeles, reported the US Embassy in Yerevan.
A statement released by the Embassy Thursday said, the Ambassador “looks forward to exchanging views on current developments in Armenia, U.S-Armenian relations, and U.S. assistance to Armenia.”
Yovanovitch will organize public Town Hall Meetings “with all interested members of the Armenian community,” the statement said, adding that she would also meet with members of youth organizations, representatives of community organizations, as well as the clergy.
Additional information about the Ambassador’s trip, as well as updates to the schedule, will be posted on the U.S. Embassy Facebook page at www.facebook.com/usdos.armenia Updates will be also available through Twitter at www.twitter.com/usembarmenia.
The public can email questions about the tour to [email protected]
A preliminary schedule of public events is listed below.
- Philadelphia: October 4, 2010, 7:00pm, Philadelphia Marriott West, West Conshohocken
- Detroit: October 5, 2010, 7:30pm, University of Michigan, Dearborn Campus
- San Francisco: October 7, 2010, 7:00pm, San Francisco Marriot Marquis
- Los Angeles: October 12, 2010, time and location to be announced