Sumgait

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Askeran Clash - Background and Clash
... of Azerbaijanis from Armenia sparked the Sumgait pogrom against Armenian residents of the city of Sumgait in Azerbaijan on 27 February ... desperate by being forced to take shelter in the appalling conditions of Sumgait's shantytown ...
Azerbaijan Premier League - Statistics - Soviet Time Champions
1960 OIK Baku 1961 Spartak Quba 1962 OIK Baku 1963 Araz Baku 1964 Polad Sumgait 1965 Vostok Baku 1966 Vostok Baku 1967 Araz Baku 1968 OIK Baku 1969 Araz Baku 1970 OIK Baku 1971 Khimik Salyany 1972 ...
Sumgait Pogrom - Background - Rallies and The Fuelling of Anti-Armenian Sentiments
... February 26 several minor rallies took place on the central Lenin Square of Sumgait ... largely Azeri populated towns of Armenian Kapan and Masis) and were relocated to Baku and Sumgait by that time ... from 1988-1989 and was one of the founders of Azerbaijani national front, visited Sumgait 10 days after the pogrom and met with the workers of the aluminium factory who reported seeing “strange, not local young men ...
Sumgait Pogrom - Criminal Proceedings
... Taleh Ismailov, a pipe-fitter from one of Sumgait's industrial plants, was charged with premeditated murder and was the first to be tried by the Soviet Supreme Court in Moscow in May 1988 ... trials "Who knows why, but the court examined the Sumgait events by subdividing them into single episodes and not as a programmatic act of genocide." Most Armenians and Azerbaijanis were also dissatisfied with ... Some Azerbaijanis even went on to campaign for the "freedom for the heroes of Sumgait." ...
Sumgait Pogrom - Conspiracy Theories
... By late 1988, most Sumgait Azerbaijanis had come around to the view that the Armenians had provoked the rioting with this objective in hand ... journal Elm, Bunyadov claimed that Armenians had organized the pogroms "The Sumgait tragedy was carefully prepared by Armenian nationalists...Several hours after it began, Armenian photographers and TV ... Grigorian had been brought up in Sumgait by his Russian mother following the early death of his Armenian father, and his ethnic identity is considered irrelevant since he appropriately fit ...