ARMENIAN GENOCIDE VICTIMS COMMEMORATED IN GEORGIA

12:33, 29 April, 2013

YEREVAN, APRIL 29, ARMENPRESS. On the initiative and by the support
of the Embassy of the Republic of Armenia in Georgia and the Georgian
Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church, a row of events dedicated
to the 98th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide launched in Georgia
days before April 24. The Press, Information, and Public Relations
Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of
Armenia informed "Armenpress" that an exhibition titled "Armenian
Golgotha" launched on April 13. The exhibition was organized due to the
support of the Board of Trustees of "Armenia" centre, the Embassy of
the Republic of Armenia to Georgia, the Ministry of Diaspora of the
Republic of Armenia, The Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, the Union
of Armenian Artists of Georgia, and Association of Young Artist
of Javakhk.

Writer-translator Givi Shahnazarov, Adviser to the President of
Georgia, Editor of "Georgia" newspaper Van Bayburtyan, filmmaker
Mikayel Grigoryan, and historian Enoch Tovmasyan introduced remarks
condemning the Armenian Genocide at the opening ceremony. The
exhibition will continue in April 30.

On the initiative of "The Armenian Community of Georgia" NGO a photo
exhibition dedicated to the Armenian Genocide launched in I.

Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University on April 25.