Newly appointed Nuncio of Holy See presented his credentials to President Sarkissian
Today, the newly appointed Apostolic Nuncio, Archbishop Jose Avelino Bettencourt (residence in Tbilisi) presented his credentials to President Armen Sarkissian.
President Sarkissian congratulated the newly appointed Apostolic Nuncio on his appointment and wished success in the implementation of his important mission.
Recalling that he was the first Armenian Ambassador to Vatican, President Sarkissian said that he knows well the history and agenda of Armenia-Vatican relations.
The President of Armenia noted that historical bilateral relations, vast cultural and spiritual heritage constitute a solid base and create excellent prerequisites for the future development of cooperation.