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Sasha and a few of his friends rushed to the front lines on the evening of April 2nd to help the fighters repelling the Azeri attacks on Jebrail (Jrakan), but were surrounded by the enemy and lost their lives in an unequal battle with the...

Armen was from the Gandzak village of Gegharkunik. Armen was the youngest child in the family; he has three older sisters, who are married and have children. His father, Hrayr, was working in Russia when he received the news of his son’s death. He told our...

(1991-April 3 2016)   Having been in the armed forces since 2007, Hrach was a lieutenant. He is originally from the Gyumri Mush District. He was expecting a daughter with his wife. The family is poor. The father lost his bus driving job due to bad eye vision....

(1993-2016)   No information on single/married. Argishti is from Shirak Marz in Medz Mantash village. He comes from a poor family that lives in the village restaurant diner. He was a lieutenant.   According to the soldiers he had protected the rest of the soldiers during one of the...

(1997-2016)   Tigran was from the Arabkir district of Yerevan, was the oldest of the two sons in the family and was known for his patriotism. His brother, Vahram, remembers that Tigran insisted that he should serve in Artsakh, on the front lines, and nowhere else. His family...

(1987 – April 4, 2016)   Aznavour Balayan, Nver Simonyan, and Gharib Sahakyan fought in one unit, and they died together on April 4, 2016 from an attack by enemy tanks, after three days of intense fighting aimed at taking back one our lost position.   Aznavour Balayan’s father...

(1996 – April , 2016)   Aghasi’s parents, his father Sarmen and mother Narine do not know much about the circumstances of their son’s death. They know that he was serving in the Talish/Mataghis area and was killed during the first wave of Azeri incursions..   Aghasi has two...

(1997 – April 6, 2016)   A native of Artsahat, Suren was a student at the local state college. He died in Karvachar as a result of an incident in their military headquarters (not in military action). Video featuring Suren  ...