Armenian Assembly of America


Online Exhibit Highlights the Armenian Church’s Role Aiding Refugees to Etchmiadzin

The First Refuge and the Last Defense: The Armenian Church, Etchmiadzin, and the Armenian Genocide, an online exhibit with more than 150 historic photographs, was recently released in a joint research effort by several Armenian organizations. The exhibit documents the role of the Armenian clergy during the Armenian Genocide, and focuses on lesser-known Armenian aid to refugees from Van and the border regions of the Ottoman empire. […]

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