|Shahen Meghrian||Zeenavor Meghrian|
Shahen was the son of the famous Zeenavor
Shahens famley has been in Gyulistan Sins 1700 .
Shahen was born on January 2,1952 in the village of Gyulistan, in the Shahumian region.
Gyulistan is the home of many famous Armenians.
|Early last century a peace treaty was
signed between Russia & Iran.
With this treaty they ended the bloody war that lasted from 1804 - 1813.
The peace treaty
Castle of Gyulistan
the peace treaty
was signed here
| On April 17, 1993 under the fire of Azeri air attacks, we lost Unger Shahen
Meghrian and his comrades.
He had become the symbol of the struggle for
the freedom of the Shahumian region.
|| He spent his time attending the local schools there. He continued his education at Yerevan
State University where he majored in economics. After graduation Shahen Meghrian returned to Gyulistan and became the chief economist of manufacturing and production in the Shahumian region.
In the summer of 1991 he took the position as commander of the Shahumian defense forces.
Shahen was a proud AYF Member.
Shahen and Zinvor Meghrian
having a Father and son talk
Shahen Speaking to a Russian reporter .
in a background is Gyulistan
Some of the info on this page is from AYF archives