Armenian epic included in UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage list

Armenian epic included in UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage list

PanARMENIAN.Net - A decision has been taken to include Armenian heroic epic “Daredevils of Sassoun” in UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage list.

First secretary of National Commission on UNESCO Krisitne Mehrabekyan and RA deputy culture minister Arev Samuelyan represent Armenia at the seventh session of Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage, ongoing at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris.

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