Diaspora Commissioner Zareh Sinanyan

Diaspora Commissioner Says Efforts Underway for Syrian COVID Victims


YEREVAN (Armenpress) — High Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs Zareh Sinanyan said on August 14 that discussions are underway to understand how they can help Armenians living in Syria in fighting the coronavirus pandemic.

Speaking at a press conference, Sinanyan said Armenians in Syria face not only financial but healthcare problems.

“Indeed, this issue exists and it was raised by our Syrian-Armenian compatriots. We are considering how we can help. The problem concerns medication, the most basic medications have become unavailable [there]. We are now thinking how we can [quickly] help our compatriots,” he said.

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