Earthquake photo

Earthquake photo

The famous Armenian mother with her children saved from the 1988 Earthquake.

Left side: The same mother now holding the grandchildren.

Photo credit: Mkhitar Khachatryan (Armenpress photographer)

When this photo was posted on Azad-Hye FB Page the following comments were received:

– My nation… my revival.

– Struggle and survival.

– I could not hold back my tears.

– I remember this photo. I was only six years old and the photo was on the cover of the annual Aztag publication of that year [Aztag is the daily Armenian newspaper in Beirut, Lebanon].

– Fantastic photo.

– Amazing similarity.

– This is the way Armenians are. I am really proud of her.