Chapel in Armenian Cemetery Restored


MALATYA, Turkey ( — The chapel and the outbuildings of an Armenian cemetery demolished earlier by city officials have been restored by the government and will be transferred to the city’s Armenian community.

The chapel will open its doors on June 29, the Taraf newspaper reported citing the head of the Armenian union, Hayder Khosrov Keleravitoglu.

This year cultural tours will be organized to take visitors to the chapel, Holy Trinity Armenian Monastery and St. Gregory the Illuminator.

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