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In memory of – Dr Armen Souren Sahakian

In memory of – Dr Armen Souren Sahakian

  Dr Armen Souren Sahakian 22 September 1933 – 4 July 2020   Armen Sahakian was born in Baghdad, Iraq in September 1933 to his mother Margaret and father Souren.  After some turbulent years for them between Baghdad and Beirut, the family including his younger sister Madeleine, settled in Tehran, Iran in the early 1940s.  […]

Parsegh Bohdjelian Passes Away

Parsegh Bohdjelian Passes Away

Parsegh Bohdjelian Passes Away The Palamoudian and Bohdjelian families announced with regret the passing away on Saturday 14th of February, 2015, of Parsegh H. Bohdjelian.  Parsegh was born on the 6th of September, 1925 in Cyprus, where his parents had found refuge as survivors of the Armenian Genocide. In 1915 his parents were forced on […]

OBITUARY: VAHAN HOVANESIAN

OBITUARY: VAHAN HOVANESIAN

VAHAN HOVANESIAN 1956 – 2014 Vahan Hovanesian, a long-time ARF Bureau member and most recently, Armenia’s Ambassador to Germany passed away on Sunday 28th December after a long illness. Vahan Hovanesian was born on August 16, 1956 in Yerevan. He graduated with degrees in history and archaeology from the Moscow Pedagogical Institute in 1978 and […]

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