Grigor Hovhannesyan appointed Armenia’s Ambassador to US

Grigor Hovhannisyan
Grigor Hovhannisyan

Grigor Hovhannesyan

YEREVAN—President Serzh Sarkisian issued a decree Tuesday appointing long-time diplomat Grigor Hovhannesyan as Armenia’s Ambassador to the United States.

Hovhannesyan will replace Tigran Sargsyan, who last year was appointed to head the Eurasian Economic Commission last year and began his new appointment on January 1.

Prior to his appointment as Armenia’s Ambassador to the US, Hovhannesyan was Armenia’s Ambassador to Mexico, Cuba, Costa Rica, Guatemala and Panama. Prior to that he was Armenia’s Consul General to Los Angeles.


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  1. Ara Boyadjian said:

    Congratulation Mr. Ambassador . You did an excellent job during your service in Los Angeles as Armenia’s Consul General promoting Armenia and specially Promoting tourism to Armenia. We wish you success in your new position.