Stepanakert Day

Residents of Stepanakert today celebrate the 4th annual holiday devoted to the capital of the NKR.

The city was called Vararakn up till 1847 and was later called Khankendi from 1874-1923. During the Soviet era it was renamed Stepanakert in honour of communist revolutionary Stepan Shahumyan.

Capital festive events to be held this evening.

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