Jigarkhanian Receives Mesrob Mashdots Medal

YEREVAN (Noyan Tapan)–Armenian Ambassador to Russia Gagik Shahbazian–last week–presented renowned Armenian actor Armen Jigarkhanian with the Order of the Mesrob Mashdots medal on behalf of President Robert Kocharian.

Asking the ambassador to convey his gratitude to President Kocharian–Jigarkhanian said he would continue to maintain links with his homeland and vowed to spare no effort to serve Armenian art.

The ceremony was attended by an Armenian film director Nerses Hovhannissian–philanthropist Levon Hovhannissian–and Armenian embassy officials.


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