YEREVAN (Arka)—From April 23 to 26, a U.S. Congressional delegation — including House Representatives Ed Royce (R-CA), Eliot Engel (D-NY), David Cicilline (D-RI), and Lois Frankel (D-FL) — will visit Armenia, the US embassy in Yerevan reported.
The delegation will meet with a number of officials from the executive branch and members of the National Assembly, as well as with civil society activists and political analysts. Other visits will include a meeting with the Catholicos at the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin, a tour of the Armenian National Engineering Laboratory (ANEL) and a discussion with the American Chamber of Commerce.
The delegation will participate in the commemorations of the Armenian Genocide in Yerevan on April 24.
The Congressmen are all members of the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee: Congressman Royce serves as the Committee’s Chairman and Congressman Engel as a Ranking Member. The delegation is also visiting Azerbaijan and Ukraine.