YEREVAN (Noyan-Tapan)–Commenting on the Pro-Armenia conference–Chairman of Armenia’s National Assembly Armen Khachatrian and Vice-Chairman Tigran Torossian commended organizers for the success of the conference. The conference took place in Paris January 31-February 2.
"The fact that such a forum was organized is already valuable–and the organizers and the ARF must be congratulated for their efforts. Practically speaking–the latter was the main organizer."
The Vice-Speaker mentioned that the "Pro-Armenia" movement–founded a hundred years ago–includes foreign friends of Armenia and the Armenia’s. "Today–the aims and problems of the movemen’s are the same," he continued–"the situation however–has considerably changed; for example–the independent Republic of Armenia has existed for eleven years now and must begin to play an important role in identifying all international possibilities connected to Armenia’s." Torossian did comment that more time should have been allocated for each discussion topic.
Khachatrian stressed the importance of uniting all Armenia’s–"the stronger the Republic of Armenia is the stronger the Diaspora will be."