LEVIN Yakov

Executive Secretary of “Respublika Armenia” Newspaper

Date and Place of Birth: January 24,1949, Leninakan (Gyumri), Armenia

Education/Major:

1967-1972 M. Nalbandian Leninakan Pedagogical Institute; teacher of the Russian language and literature

Career:

1995-present executive secretary of “Respublika Armenia” newspaper

1993-1995 deputy editor of “Armanskiy Commersant newspaper

1991-1993 deputy editor of “Delovoy Mir” newspaper (Yerevan edition)

1982-1991 deputy editor of “Komsomolets” newspaper

1975-1982 correspondent, department head, executive secretary of “Komsomolets” newspaper

1974-1975 correspondent of “Communist” newspaper

1966-1974 radio announcer, correspondent of “Textilagorts” newspaper of Leninakan textile factory

Membership in Journalistic Associations and Their Governing Bodies:

Since 1969 Journalists Union of USSR

Membership in Parties and Their Governing Bodies:

1972-1993 Member of Communist Party of USSR

Publications: “Respublika Armenia”, “Armanskiy Commersant”, “Delovoy Mir”, “Komsomolets”, “Communist”, “Textilagorts”

Hobbies: translation of social political literature from Armenian into Russian

Languages: Armenian, Russian, fair knowledge of German

Marital Status: married, two children

Contact Information:

Tel. (374 10) 52 55 19 (office), 74 43 66 (home)

E-mail: yakleo@ra.am