Thursday, May 28, 2009

Armenian Media in Lebanon

Between 1915-1920, Armenians living under the Ottoman Empire were part of a genocidal policy that took the lives of an estimated 1.5 million people and led to the emigration of hundreds of thousands of survivors to the Levant. They settled in countries like Iraq, Syria, Lebanon and Palestine to become an important cultural component of the region as a whole. Armenians in Lebanon are seen as the swing vote in this years June parliamentary elections. That is why MENASSAT surveys the Armenian media sector in Lebanon.SEE HERE

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