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Armenian man killed in Aleppo clashes

17:39, 07.08.2012 Region: World News, Armenia, Diaspora Theme: Politics

An Armenian man is among victims of clashes in Syria’s largest city Aleppo, a source said.

Vigen Kalajian was killed in clashes between the government forces and armed rebels, a source in the Armenian community of Aleppo told Armenian News-NEWS.am. Three Christian Arabs are among the victims as well.

As reported earlier, the clashes have reached Armenian-populated districts and continued in Aleppo from 4 at night till 9 in the morning. Armenians of Aleppo intend to temporarily leave their homes.

About 50-60 thousand Armenian reside in Syria.  

 

 

 

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