LA City Hall: 25th Anniversary Commemoration of Sumgait Massacres
LA City Councilman Paul Krekorian is joined by the Consulate General of the Republic of Armenia in L.A., Armenian National Committee-Western Region (ANC-WR), Unified Young Armenians, the Armenian Youth Federation Western Region, the USC Institute for Armenian Studies, Ararat Eskijian Museum and Sardarabad Bookstore for the 25th anniversary commemoration of Azerbaijan’s anti-Armenian pogroms in Sumgait.
Baku pogroms survivor Anna Astvatsaturian Turcotte will be offering remarks about her family’s experiences, as detailed in her memoire – “Nowhere, A Story of Exile.”
The event is free and open to the public, but please RSVP by April 7 to obtain parking information by emailing Sumgait25@gmail.com or by calling (818) 775-7676.
For more information, visit Councilman Krekorian’s Facebook event page at: http://www.facebook.com/events/437925806294469/