ARAM I CATHOLICOS REFUSED TO GIVE INTERVIEW TO TURKISH CHANNEL
27 June, 2012
YEREVAN, JUNE 27, ARMENPRESS: Catholicos of Great House of Cilicia His
Holiness Aram Ð~F again rejected the suggestion of Turkish TV Channel
to give an interview. Armenpress reports calling asbarez.com news
website that during the interview which had to last two weeks among
the international issues Armenian Issue will also be discussed. The
interview would be conducted by famous Turkish journalist and
intellectual Adnan Oktar.
The press and information department of the Catholicosate of Great
House of Cilicia had rejected the invitation telling that His Holiness
Aram Ð~F catholicos would reject all such offers as long as Turkey
had not recognized Armenian Genocide and compensate Armenians.
In the invitation directed to the catholicos was mentioned that it is
a “friendly offer” and “God wants peace to be established between our
nations”. “We are privileged to have Aram Ð~F catholicos in Istanbul”
is said in the end of the letter.
During the last one week this is the second letter directed to Aram
Ð~F catholicos. Both invitations have been rejected.