Day archives: December 3rd, 2018

Kristapor Ivanyan – The Father of Armenian Artillery

Kristapor Ivanyan – The Father of Armenian Artillery

Conquering the village of Ivanyan (formerly Khojalu) from where the terrorist Azerbaijani army was bombarding Armenian settlements became one of the main goals of the Armenian army at the time. After liberation, Khojalu was renamed Ivanyan in honor of the legendary military, “the father of Armenian artillery”, a Lieutenant General of the Soviet Army, and …