Georgian Orthodox Church condemned attack on Armenian Church of St. Etchmiadzin in Tbilisi
YEREVAN, JULY 22, ARMENPRESS. Head of the Foreign Department of the Georgian Orthodox Church, Metropolitan Gerasim of Zugdidi and Tsaishi, on July 22 met with Prelate of the Georgian-Armenian Diocese, Bishop Vazgen Mirzakhanyan and discussed the attack on the Armenian Church of St. Etchmiadzin in Tbilisi. As reports "Armenpress" referring to "Gruzia Online", the sides stressed that the incident has no religious and ethnic character. "The attack on the Armenian Church of St. Etchmiadzin is unacceptable and the Georgian Orthodox Church condemns that incident and calls on the parties for peace and tranquility. Besides, the Georgian Church will try to contribute to the settlement of the problem and the peaceful coexistence of all religions," reads the statement.