from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • See Sumqayit.


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  • These pictures and shots are not only shocking by unprecedented brutality of the crimes committed, but also prove that the number of "Sumgait" victims manyfold exceeds the official figures.

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  • I became really worried when in 1987 during the horrible ethnic skirmishes in Baku and Sumgait the mighty Russian army did not interfere as it could interfere (not that some regiments had not come to hlep but that was not enough).

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  • In one of those years in the Azeri town of Sumgait the local pogromists pillaged, killed, raped, tortured and burned the Armenian people including women and children.

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  • The pogroms of Sumgait in February, 1988 were followed by massacres in Kirovapat and Baku in November 1988.

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  • Reportedly he is being interrogated on charges of compiling a list of the victims of the rioting in Sumgait and publishing the Raparakainutyun.

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  • In particular, he passed along to journalists a list of names and addresses of victims of the pogrom in Sumgait.

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  • Premiere of "Sumgait, February, 1988" documentary on APT will be timed to the 18th anniversary of the tragedy in the Karabakh village of Maragha.

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  • The sea water in Sumgait contains E. coli and other harmful bacterias in the amount of 9,500-180,400 for a liter of water, 4500-11200 per liter of water in Shikh and 3,000-13,800 per liter of water in Sahil.


  • The monitoring conducted by the Ecology Ministry has revealed that Sumgait, Shikh and Sahil beaches are the most polluted ones.


  • The demonstrators will commemorate the victims of the Armenian massacre in Sumgait.

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