The Primate of the Artsakh Diocese, His Grace Bishop Vrtanes Abrahamyan took part in the “Culture in Conflict. Armenian Cultural Heritage in Artsakh” held at the University of Salzburg. During the event, issues related to the preservation of the historical and cultural heritage of Artsakh were discussed.
The leader of the Artsakh diocese made a speech in which he presented numerous temples, churches and monuments that remained under the control of Azerbaijan as a result of the last Artsakh war, expressing concern that their fate is under threat. The event was attended by the Director of the Office for the Spiritual and Cultural Heritage of Artsakh of the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin Vardapet Garegin Hambartsumyan, Archbishop of Salzburg Franz Luckner and other representatives of the clergy.