Hagop Pakradounian

Hagop Pakradounian

Gender: Male

Nationality: Lebanon

Job Title: Politician

Hagop Pakradounian is a Lebanese politician with an Armenian origin.

Hagop Pakradounian was born in Beirut, in the year 1956. Pakradounian received a degree in political science.

In the elections of 2000 Hagop Pakradounian lost the Armenian Orthodox seat in Beirut against candidates backed by former Prime Minister Rafic Hariri.

In the Lebaense parliamentary elections which took place in 2005, Hagop Pakradounian was elected as an MP to represent the Armenian Orthodox community of Bourj Hammoud. He was on the list of the alliance between the Free Patriotic Movement of general Michel Aoun and former Lebanese Deputy Prime Minister Michel Murr.

In August 2007, Hagop Pakradounian as the leader of the Dashnaktsutyun (Armenian Revolutionary Federation) demanded a public apology from Phalange leader Amine Gemayel and politician Gabriel Murr for their controversial comments on the Armenian community of Lebanon and the ARF.

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