YEREVAN — On Monday, April 1, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s office issued a statement congratulation the country’s Assyrian minority on Hab-nsan, the Assyrian New Year.
“I cordially congratulate you on the occasion of the Assyrian New Year, Hab-nsan. The Armenian and Assyrian peoples with many centuries-old cultural ties have faced many trials, sharing one another’s grief and joy through historical fate.
“Some of the Assyrians around the world have settled in Armenia for a long time, becoming an integral part of our society. It has had its constant and indispensable contribution to our country’s comprehensive development and progress.”