Book of Condolences to open in the Embassy of Armenia in Abu Dhabi

Book of Condolences to open in the Embassy of Armenia in Abu Dhabi


The Embassy of the Republic of Armenia in Abu Dhabi expresses its deep condolences and support to the families and relatives of the victims of the Caspian Airlines plane, which crashed on its way to Yerevan on 15 July 2009, killing more than fourty compatriots. 

On this occasion a book of condolences will be opened in the Embassy of Armenia in Abu Dhabi on 19 and 20 July 2009 from 12:00-14:00 hrs.

The Embassy wishes to the families patience and spiritual strength in the face of this unexpected tragedy. announcement about opening book of condolences

Embassy of the Republic of Armenia in Abu Dhabi
H.E. Vahagn Melikian, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
Tel: +971 2 4444196 (Consular office: +971 2 4444128)
Fax: (971 2) 4444197

P.O. Box 6358, The Diplomatic Quarter, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

E-mail: [email protected]


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UAE leaders condole Iranian and Armenian presidents on victims of plane crash 

WAM, Abu Dhabi, 15th July 2009 — President H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent cables of condolences to Presidents Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran and Serzh Sargsyan of Armenia on the victims of a plane crash in west of Iran.

The president expressed heart-felt condolences to families of the victims and prayed The Almighty to grant them patience and solace.

Similar cables of sympathy were dispatched to the Iranian and Armenian presidents by Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai H. H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and H.H. Gen. Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.

Catholicos Aram I expresses his condolences to the Presidents of Armenian and Iran and to the families of the victims

ANTELIAS, Lebanon ? Upon hearing the tragic news of the crash of Caspian Airways on its flight from Tehran to Erevan, His Holiness Aram I immediately contacted the Prelates of the Dioceses of Tehran, Isfahan and Tabris, asking them to convey his prayers and condolences to the families of the victims. He then sent letters to the President of Armenia, H.E. Serge Sarkissian, and the President of Iran, H.E. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

On 16 July 2009, His Holiness Aram I presided over a requiem service in memory of the victims of the crash, and sent a delegation to the Embassy of Iran in Beirut to convey his condolences to the Ambassador.