New stamps dedicated to Armenian scouts

May 28th, 2014

Post block and four stamps dedicated to the theme "Armenian trace in scouting" were settled and put into circulation on 20th of May.

Postal unit that Dedicated to legendary Soviet intelligence service agent Gevorg Vardanyan (Armenian by nationality), depicts a portrait of Gevorg Vardanyan on the background of the two hemispheres . In the left corner of the brand shows the Order of the USSR Hero Gevorg Vardanyan was awarded.

On the background of the post block features the outline of symbolic scout and a magnifying glass, where the word "SECRET" hides.

On four stamps legendary Armenian scouts Hagop Davtyan, Ivan Agayan Ike Hovakimian and Ashot Hakobyan on the background of the two hemispheres and a magnifying glass are depicted.

A ceremony was attended by Gevorg Vardanyan, Gohar Vardanyan, granddaughter of Ike Hovakimian Karine Darbinyan, Deputy Minister of Transport and Communications of the Republic of Armenia Artur Arakelyan and the other guests .

Tags: #Armenia