[Photo Story] The Armenian diaspora project

April 21, 2014, Monday/ 00:02:16

The story of the Armenians has always been one of upheaval. For the past 3,000 years, waves of migrants left their ancestral homes in modern-day eastern Turkey and northern Syria following ancient trade and pilgrimage routes and fleeing countless revolutions, civil wars and massacres.Despite these centuries of displacement, however, today's Armenian diaspora is strong and vibrant -- with 8 million Armenians living in over 85 countries around the gl