Day archives: February 17th, 2019

How Nikita Khrushchev Caught Fish in Lake Sevan

How Nikita Khrushchev Caught Fish

After an excursion to the renowned Armenian cognac factory, the leaders of Armenia drove Khrushchev to Lake Sevan. “You buzzed my ears about this lake… How’s it called… Sevan. It’s as if your national pride is going to die, the hydroelectric stations are to going stop, and the trout is going die,” Khrushchev said in …