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Catholicos Karekin II to lead memorial service on 30th anniversary of Baku pogrom

Catholicos Karekin II to lead memorial service on 30th anniversary of Baku pogrom

YEREVAN, JANUARY 16, ARMENPRESS. Catholicos Karekin II will serve a memorial service on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the Baku pogrom on January 19th.

The mass will be held at the St. Gayane monastery at 11:00, after the Sunday mass.

On January 13, 1990, a seven-day violent pogrom broke out against the Armenian civilian population in Baku during which Armenians were beaten, murdered, and expelled from the city.

Edited and translated by Stepan Kocharyan





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