SARGSYAN Gohar

Special Correspondent of “Respublika Armenia” Newspaper

Date and Place of Birth: September 17, 1949, Gyumri (Leninakan), Armenia

Education/Major:

1967-1972 M. Nalbandian Leninakan Pedagogical Institute; specialist of the Armenian Language and Literature

Career:

1997-present special correspondent of “Respublika Armenia” newspaper

1988-1997 correspondent, department head, parliamentary observer of “Avangard” newspaper

1972-1975 editor of Gyumri Textile Factory radio broadcast

Membership in Journalistic Associations and Their Governing Bodies:

Since 1990 Journalists Union of Armenia

Prizes/Awards:

1999 Annual Award of Yerevan Press Club “For the worthy conduct in the extreme situation” (related to the act of terrorism in RA National Assembly on December 27, 1999)

Publications: “Respublika Armenia”, “Avangard”

Hobbies: translations of law and fiction literature from Russian into Armenian languages, co-operation with the Union of Lawyers and Political Scientists of Armenia

Languages: Armenian, Russian

Marital status: married, two children

Contact Information:

Tel. (374 10) 54 57 00 (office), 74 43 66 (home), (374 91) 45 12 56 (mob.)

Fax (374 10) 54 53 37

Е-mail: ra@arminco.com