YEREVAN, OCTOBER 14. ARMINFO. Catholicos of all Armenian Karekin II met with New Ambassasdor of Ukraine to Armenia Alexander Bozhko, Friday. It is noteworthy that Ambassador Bozhko has been appointed the head of the Ukrainian diplomatic mission to Armenia for the second time. The press-service of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin told ARMINFO.
In the course of the meeting, Supreme Patriarch welcomed Alexander Bozhko and expressed confidence that the Ambassador will further contribute to developing the friendly relations of the Armenian and Ukrainian peoples. “It is pleasant that the old friend of Armenia, Azexander Bozhko, is entrusted with this honorable mission. Both Armenia and the Ukraine will gain from this,” said His Holiness Karekin II.
In his turn, Ambassador Bozhko said Armenia has become dear to him and he was with Armenia during the last 4 years of his absence from the country. The Ambassador touched upon his close cooperation with the Armenian community of the Ukraine, in particular, with Leader of the Ukrainian Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church Archbishop Grigoris Buniatyan. He assured the Supreme Patriarch that he intends to further help developing and strengthening the Armenian- Ukrainian relations.
Catholicos Karekin II wished the Ukraine to overcome the domestic political problems and achieve stability in all the spheres.