Congressman Adam Schiff Visits Armenia; Meets Kocharian and Other Officials

Representative Adam Schiff (D-Calif.-27) arrived in Armenia late Tuesday night–where he was greeted by–among others–Glendale City Councilman Rafi Manoukian. His delegation also included Legislative Assistant to Rep. Schiff–Mannik Khatchatrian–ANCA-WR Board Member Raffi Kradjian and his wife Aline Kradjian–as well as Angela Achigozian–and ANCA-WR Executive Director Alex Sardar.

During his trip–Schiff and his delegation met with President Robert Kocharian–Prime Minister Andranik Markarian–Foreign Minister Vartan Oskanian and other officials. The delegation was also welcomed by the Armenian Revolutionary Federation parliamentary bloc.

Schiff also traveled to the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic–where he met with Karabakh president Arkady Ghoukassian–Prime Minister Anushavan Danielian–Foreign Minister Naira Melkumian and National Assembly Speaker Oleg Yessayan.

On this page we feature some photographed–which captured the gist of the Congressman’s meetings with high-ranking Armenian officials.


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