Day archives: December 7th, 2018

Ara Yeritsyan – Risking His Life to Save Jews

Ara Yeritsyan - Risking His Life to Save Jews

After seeing a huge number of Jews sent to Auschwitz from Hungary, Ara Yeritsyan (Jeretzian, February 23, 1918 – January 1, 2010) came up with a cunning scheme: he organized a clinic in a house that was protected by the Swedish embassy to hide Jews. Then, Ara Yeritsyan used his connections with the party “Arrow …

Client Armenia in the Period of Rome’s Henchmen

After the death of Tigran IV, the Artashesid dynasty ceased to exist, but Rome did not dare to complicate their relations with Armenia. Emperor Augustus (reigned in 27 BC – 14 AD) realized that attempting to expand his empire could bring unpredictable and negative outcomes.

After the death of Tigran IV, the Artashesid dynasty ceased to exist, but Rome did not dare to complicate their relations with Armenia. Emperor Augustus (reigned in 27 BC – 14 AD) realized that attempting to expand his empire could bring unpredictable and negative outcomes. He was content with the existence of a system of …