List of ambassadors of Armenia to the United States

The Armenian Ambassador to the United States is the official representative of the Government of Armenia to the Government of the United States.

Ambassador of Armenia to the United States
Incumbent
Grigor Hovhannissian

since January 28, 2016
Inaugural holderArmen Garo
Formation1918

List of representativesEdit

diplomatic agreement/designated Diplomatic accreditation ambassador Observations Prime Minister of Armenia List of Presidents of the United States Term end
1918 Armen Garo [1] Hovhannes Kajaznuni Woodrow Wilson 1920
December 25, 1991 Diplomatic relations reestablished with Armenia Vazgen Manukyan George H. W. Bush
September 19, 1992 Alexander Arzumanyan Khosrov Harutyunyan George H. W. Bush
March 1, 1993 June 11, 1993 Rouben Shugarian Was speaker of the Pan-Armenian National Movement, On November 9, 1999 he was appointed deputy foreign minister of Armenia. From 2005 to 2007 he was ambassador in Rome[2] Hrant Bagratyan Bill Clinton
December 2, 1999 February 3, 2005 Arman Kirakossian ( * September 10, 1956 en Yerevan[3] Vazgen Sargsyan Bill Clinton
April 5, 2005 May 26, 2005 Tatoul Markarian (* April 1964)[4] Andranik Margaryan George W. Bush
July 3, 2014 July 14, 2014 Tigran Sargsyan Tigran Sargsyan Barack Obama
January 22, 2016 January 28, 2016 Grigor Hovhannissian Hovik Abrahamyan Barack Obama

Coordinates: 38°54′46″N 77°02′59″W / 38.912741°N 77.049848°W / 38.912741; -77.049848 [5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Eric BogosianOperation Nemesis: The Assassination Plot that Avenged the Armenian Genocide, [1]
  2. ^ Rouben Shugarian
  3. ^ Arman Kirakossian
  4. ^ Tatoul Markarian
  5. ^ Office of the Historian, [2]