The Presidential Council of Western Armenia, the National Council, the Government and the Parliament of Western Armenia meet in memory of Arden Shellefian.
Arden Shellefian, whose roots are from Mush, was born on 25 September 1951 and grew up in Constantinople. He graduated from the University of Lausanne, Switzerland.
He had a doctorate in economics and with his knowledge, he helped various financial and manufacturing companies around the world.
For over 12 years he was the chief advisor to Frank Mueller, a member of the board of directors and chairman of Artsakhbank.
Arden Shellefian was a member of the Presidential Council of the Republic of Western Armenia, and founder of the State Television of Western Armenia.
He devoted his life to restoring the rights of the Armenian people and defending the sovereignty and rights of the State of Western Armenia.
Arden Shellefian, President of the MITANNI Foundation, was the initiator of many books on the ancient history of the Armenian nation. His main concern was the restoration of the historical truth of the Armenian nation.
Arden Shellefian, economist, intellectual, historian, polyglot, human rights activist, statesman, ardent defender and just a man of Western Armenia, who left us suddenly. At that time he was still working on the organisation of the centenary of the Treaty of Sevres.
The Presidential Council of Western Armenia, the National Council, the Government and the Parliament of Western Armenia jointly express their condolences to his wife, children, all his family and friends.
Rest in peace.
President of the Republic of Western Armenia