- A participant and an ideologist of the Armenian national-liberation movement of the XX century.
- Provided humanitarian assistance for the people of Nagorny Karabakh, materials and other means for the self-defense troops of the Nagorny Karabakh.
- Created sculptures and memorial complexes for the martyred freedom fighters
He created a "pantheon" of the freedom-fighters and Edik Torozyan in Nor Hadjin, Atom (Dero) Abramyan in Garni, etc.
- "Encyclopedia of Karabakh Liberation War. 1988-1994" (in Armenian)
- "Armenian Enciclopedia", Yerevan, 2004
- N.Voronov, "Sovetskaya monumentalnaya skulptura 1960-1980", Moscow, "Iskusstvo" Publishing House, 1984 (in Russian)
- Albert Pharsadanyan, "The Armenian: biographies of the prominent Armenians in one line", Yerevan, "VMV-print" Publishing House, 2004) (in Armenian)
February 6, 2004 - In Russia, a suicide-attack in a Moscow metro kills 40 commuters, and injures a hundred and twenty-nine. The blast is blamed on Chechen separatist groups.