Day archives: September 6th, 2019

Garo Kahkejian – The White Bear – Heroes of Armenia

Garo Kahkejian – The White Bear

Garo Kahkejian arrived in Armenia in 1989 when the Artsakh movement was just beginning. He was one of those who left their prosperous life in America, not seeing any heroism in it. We met with him a few days before his departure for Artsakh. The conversation lasted about forty minutes, as a result of which …

Azerbaijan Attempted to Appropriate The “Armenian Orphan Rug”

Azerbaijan Attempted to Appropriate

Moris Misak-Kelechyan’s presentation of the “Armenian Orphan Rug” dedicated to the unique Gazir carpet woven by the hands of Armenian girls who escaped from the Armenian Genocide in the Ottoman Empire in 1915 recently took place at the Glendale Central Library. The Azerbaijani side made some provocative statements, claiming that the carpet and its ornaments …