Armenian Village of Nor Araks in Italy

Armenian Village of Nor Araks in Italy

In the 1920s in Italy, famous Armenian symbolist poet Hrant Nazarian gathered 150 Armenians, survivors of massacres of Armenians in Ottoman Turkey, and founded the village of Nor-Araks (Armenian: “New Araks”) near the city of Bari. This village exists to this day (photos attached). The city itself is located on the shore of the Adriatic …

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