Member of the House of Lords of the United Kingdom and adviser to UK Government on Antisemitism John Mann, who was in Armenia on a working visit, visited the Armenian Genocide Memorial on April 8.
The delegation was welcomed by the Director of the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute Mr. Harutyun Marutyan, who recounted the history of the memorial complex to the guests. Mr. Marutyan also told them the history of the 3 khachkars placed in the grounds of Tsitsernakaberd, dedicated to the memory of the Armenians who died during the ethnic cleansing of the Armenian population in Azerbaijan at the end of the last century.
Mr. John Mann placed flowers at the Eternal Flame, honoring the memory of the innocent martyrs with a minute’s silence. He also visited the Genocide Museum and toured with the temporary and permanent exhibitions there, after which he left a note in the Memory Book of Honorary Guests.