Rouben Shougarian Wiki – Rouben Shougarian Biography
Rouben Shougarian was a Former Ambassador of Armenia, has passed away in Boston after suffering a stroke.
Rouben Shougarian Age
He was 58 years old.
Family, Wife, Children
He is survived by his loving wife Lilit Karapetian-Shougarian and sons Narek Shougarian, Tigran Shougarian and Haik Shougarian.
Rouben Shougarian Career
Shougarian was Armenia’s Ambassador to the USA in 1993-1999. In 2001-2005 he was deputy Foreign Affairs Minister. In 2005-2008 he was Armenia’s Ambassador to Italy.
He also served as a senior staffer for the Armenian Parliament’s Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs (1991), and a senior foreign policy aide and spokesperson for President Levon Ter-Petrossian (1992). He held the rank of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia
Shougarian moved to Boston in 2008 and worked as Professor at Tufts University’s Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy.
Death and Cause of Death
Rouben has passed away in Boston after suffering a stroke.
“It is with great sorrow that we announce that our loving father and husband, Ambassador Rouben Shougarian, Ph.D., passed away peacefully this morning in Boston, Massachusetts after suffering a stroke last week,” the Ambassador’s son Narek Shougarian said in a Facebook post.