YEREVAN (Noyan Tapan). His Holiness–Catholicos of all Armenia’s–Karekin I addressed a telegram from New York to President Robert Kocharian in connection with the murder of Armenian Prosecutor General Henrik Khachatrian.
In his telegram–the catholicos condemns the murder–stressing that similar acts are detrimental to the moral image of the Armenian people and affect its honor and dignity. The Supreme Patriarch urges the country’s leadership to launch all measures to prevent similar acts in the future. He presents his condolences to the president and the prime minister as well as to Kachatrian’s wife and other family members.