The church’s foundation submitted a request to the government to appoint a permanent clergyman to the church.
Many of Raqqa’s Christians fled the country, seeking refuge in Lebanon, Turkey and beyond, and never returned.
Armenians fondly recall the times of baptisms, blessings and larger corporate worship at Dadivank.
Additionally, the nearby KZV Armenian School was defaced with anti-Armenian graffiti.
Several regions were granted to Azerbaijan following the November tripartite agreement.