On 9 October 2020, the abbot of the New Athos Monastery, Hierodeacon David (Sarsaniya), together with other representatives of the Holy Metropolis of Abkhazia Germain Marchand and Azamat Chuaz visited the Armenian church of Surb Amenaprkich in the city of Gagra to transfer donations to victims of the recent military events in Nagorno-Karabakh.
On behalf of the Council of the Holy Metropolis of Abkhazia, Ab David (Sarsaniya) gave a cover letter and 100,000 rubles to the abbot of the church, Sedrak Aznavuryan. In the Cathedral of Christ the Savior (Surb Amenaprkich), a church service took place in the Abkhazian and Armenian languages for peace in the land of Artsakh. The meeting was also attended by the Hero of Abkhazia and Chairman of the “Armenian Community of Abkhazia” Galust Trapizonyan and other representatives of the Armenian Diaspora.
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