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Pope Francis I writes to Catholicos Aram I

08 January 2016

On Tuesday morning Archbishop Gabriele Giordano Caccia, the Apostolic Nuncio, met with Catholicos Aram I and delivered a letter from Pope Francis I. The Catholicos thanked the Nuncio for the letter, the Vatican’s support of the 100th Anniversary Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide and the personal statement of the Pope advocating justice for the Armenian cause. The Catholicos and the Archbishop discussed the recent conflict between Saudi Arabia and Iran, the pending presidential elections in Lebanon.