The Emir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani has decorated the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to Qatar Gegham Gharibjanyan with an Al Wajbah order.
The Emir received outgoing Ambassador Gharibjanyan on September 12, the Armenian Embassy in the State of Qatar informs.
The award notice says it was handed in appreciation of the Ambassador’s commendable efforts, his good work and the friendship between the peoples of the two countries.
While a number of Ambassadors to Qatar, including those of France, Belgium, Hungary, Japan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Ethiopia, have retired over the past month, Gegham Gharibjanyan is the only envoy to be honored with the order.
Earlier in the day, the Prime Minister of the Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa Al Thani received Ambassador Gharibjanyan.