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Viktor Hambardzumyan (1908-1996)

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Viktor HambartsumianViktor Hamazasp Hambardzumyan (Վիկտոր Համբարձումյան) - Famous scientist, astronomer, astrophysicist and one of the founders of the field of theoretical astrophysics.

He was born on 18 September, 1908  in Tbilisi (in Armenian family) and died on August 12, 1996 in Byurakan.His father was the philologist and writer Hamazasp Asaturovich Hambardzumyan, the translator of Homer’s Iliad into Armenian.

Ten suggestions and more commisions for Turkey to face its own history

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Author - Hayk Demoyan, Director of AGMI

Museum Brief - electronic periodical of the Museum-Institute of the Armenian Genocide.

The landmark decision made by the Lower House of the French Parliament on penalization of the Armenian Genocide denial provoked an impressive and harsh reaction from the Turkish political circles illustrated with aggressive connote-tions in their rhetoric. Indeed, the French law with all chan-ces to be affirmed by Senate sounds like an anathema for Turkey, a country which desires to ascribe itself a new role and activities as a regional power with ambitious projects.

Garik Martirosyan

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Garik MartirosyanGarik Martirosyan (Гарик Юрьевич Мартиросян, Գարիկ Մարտիրոսյան) - famous showman, comedian and TV presenter etc.

He was born on February 14, 1974 in Yerevan, Armenian SSR. In 2002 he graduated from Yerevan State Medical University with a degree in neurology. Worked three years in a psychological hospital. From 1993 to 2002 was a member (captain from 1997) of the New Armenians team of the Russian TV show KVN.