YEREVAN (YERKIR)–With the blessing of Bishop Backend Chadian–Prelate of Isfahan–Armenian Revolutionary Federation Bureau representative Hrant Markarian and prominent Iranian-Armenian Tatul Oahanian Friday inaugurated the Hai Tahd offices in New Julfa.
The Tehran-based Alik daily newspaper reported that local Armenian community members met with Markarian at the Ararat Hall. Issues related to Armenia–Karabakh and Javakhk were discussed. During this meeting Markarian detailed the ARF’s position on the forthcoming parliamentary and presidential elections.
New Julfa is Markarian’s birthplace.