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Armenian Orthodox Church of Forty Martyrs

Aleppo – Armenian Orthodox Church of Forty Martyrs
حلب – كنيسة الأربعين شهيدا للأرمن الأرثوذكس

An Armenian presence in the city of Aleppo (حلب) dates back to the short-lived Armenian Empire in the 1st century BC. Armenians have had a significant community in the city since the 14th century, their population exceeding 100,000 by the early 20th century. The oldest church serving that community is the Armenian Orthodox Church of Forty Martyrs (كنيسة الأربعين شهيدا للأرمن الأرثوذكس), located in the …