ARMENIAN FAMILY IN TURKEY STRUGGLES TO RECOVER THE RIGHT OVER ITS OWN TERRITORY

18:35, 30 August, 2013

YEREVAN, AUGUST 30, ARMENPRESS: Three Armenian brothers of Armenian
origin applied to 2nd level court in Svaz demanding to recover the
right over property of their ancestors.

"Armenpress" reports making a reference on Turkish media that
brothers insist that territory called Hamurksen in Svaz belongs to
their ancestors. Brothers of Armenian origin have Hamurksen surname.

Lawyer of the brothers Hikmet Giungor told the reporters that at
present for returning the territory they applied yet in 2000 but
realizing that it is theoretically impossible did not do anything.

"Lately they came to me with map of Svaz on which was mentioned
territory with their surname. I discovered some documents in local
administration in which was conformed the fact of belonging the
territory to them, but it was nationalized," mentioned the lawyer.

In his words at moment the court demands documents from brothers about
right over the territory, military service and graves of ancestors.

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From: A. Papazian