Armenian Dies in Aleppo


ALEPPO, Syria — An Armenian died in the Hamidie neighborhood in Aleppo on May 26 as a result of a bomb.

Avetis Kebabjian was 86. His funeral was held in St. Astvatsatsin Church on May 27.

Earlier, on May 24, two rockets made of gas barrels fell in New Village Armenian neighborhood of Aleppo. As a result, resident Karapet Piloyan was injured. He was taken to a hospital.

Since early May, about three dozen Armenians have been injured in Aleppo.