Armenian footballers send condolences on Seryozha Avetisyan’s death
Players of the Armenian national football team Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Yura Movsisyan sent their condolences on the death of the little Gyumri child Seryozha Avetisyan. Armenpress reports that Mkhitaryan wrote in his Facebook page: “Praying that God grants peace to you, little Seryozha”.
“My heart is broken”, wrote Yura Movsisyan. The six members of the Avetisyan family were shot and killed in Gyumri at around 6 a.m. on January 12, 2015. The only survivor was 6month old Seryozha Avetisyan, who was transferred to a hospital with injuries caused by a cutting and piercing tool. The child’s health condition became worse on January 19. There was severe renal insufficiency and cardiac insufficiency, and doctors weren’t able to save his life. Soldier of the 102nd Russian military base stationed in Gyumri, Valery Permyakov is charged with killing the members of the Avetisyan family and causing numerous injuries to little Seryozha. Russian border guards found him when he was trying to cross the ArmenianTurkish border and handed him over to the commanders of the 102nd Russian military base. Permyakov has confessed his crime. After fighting for his life and undergoing several difficult surgeries for a week, sixmonth old Seryozha Avetisyan also died on January 19.