Montreal Armenians demand City Mayor to recognize the independence of Artsakh
19.10.2020 | Montreal
Around 150 Montreal Armenians participated in a public demonstration in front of the City Hall of Montreal during the City Council meeting session to demand the City Mayor to recognize the right of self-determination of the people of the Republic of Artsakh
After the official recognitions from the cities of Geneva and Milano, Armenians in Quebec asked the city councilors to act accordingly. The demonstration, organized by the Union of Armenian Communities of Quebec, continued after the statement made by the City Mayor Valerie Plante live during the City Council meeting:
“Montreal stands in solidarity with the Armenian people and the entire community established here in Montreal.”
At the end, the organizers thanked the Mrs Plante for her support to the Armenian community of Montreal and to Armenian in general across the world who are living a national and unprecedented crisis.