posthumor

January 19 a very dark day for Armenia.

1990 Moses Gorgisyan (29) died in Yeraskh (near Nakhijevan), while defending the town from Azerbaijani fire. In 1996 he was awarded the title of National Hero of Armenia. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Movses_Gorgisyan

2007 Hrant Dink (52) was assassinated in Istanbul near the office of Agos newspaper, because he dared to speak about the Armenian Genocide and advocate Armenian-Turkish reconciliation. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hrant_Dink

2014. Armen Hovhannisyan (19) died in Artsakh defending the Armenian border from an Azerbaijani subversive groups intrusion. Was posthumorously awarded Medal or Courage by president of Artsakh, Bako Sahakyan. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Armen_Hovhannisyan

2015 Seryozha Avetisyan (6month old). The youngest and the only survivor of the Avetisyan family murder in Gyumri died in the hospital from wounds. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2015_Gyumri_massacre