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[FAR New York]: Remembering the Earthquake 30 Years Later image

It was 30 years ago today that a tragic, instantaneous incident permanently altered Armenia. The 1988 earthquake nearly leveled Gyumri and Spitak, killing thousands and destroying homes, schools, hospitals and other infrastructure. The devastation of an entire region of the country is still being felt today as nearly everyone in Armenia lost someone (or something) that horrible day.

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[FAR Yerevan]: Serj Tankian – There is Still Much to be Done in Gyumri N6 Music School. standard

Serj Tankian joins the effort to rebuild Gyumri’s Octet Music School. Via Mediamax.am It should be noted that the project to rebuild N6 music school in Gyumri, which was destroyed during the Spitak earthquake in 1988, is coordinated by Mediamax, Australian “Do Something” organization and Fund of Armenian Relief. Rock stars Ian Gillan and Tony Iommi actively assist the project. Please continue reading here Credit: Photolur

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