On the 27th of February the Azerbaijani community in Houston is going to commemorate Khojaly massacre. Special guests and speakers from the Embassy of the Republic of Azerbaijan and other Honorary guests are expected. We encourage all of the Azerbaijani Community and friends of Azerbaijan to join us. RSVP here.
Khojaly was a town Azerbaijan. On Feb. 25-26, 1992 the town was attacked, and its population was subjected to a massacre as they tried to evacuate the town. Over 600 people, including up to 300 children, women and elderly were murdered in a bloodshed, which the Human Rights Watch would later call the “largest massacre in the conflict.”