Karnig Sarkissian (Armenian: Գառնիկ Սարգիսեան) is a popular Armenian singer born in Aleppo, Syria and a naturalized American citizen. He is well known for his Armenian patriotic songs throughout the Armenian diaspora and a big supporter of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF).
In 1982, Sarkissian was convicted in taking part in a plot to bomb the Philadelphia Turkish Consulate. A resident of Anaheim, California at the time, his accomplices accordhing to the courts were Viken Vasken Yacoubian of Glendale; Vicken Archavir Sarkissian Hovsepian, of Santa Monica; Dikran Sarkis Berberian, of Glendale and Steven John Dadaian, of Canoga Park, California and lisbon 5. They were accused of being members of Justice Commandos Armenian Genocide (JCAG).
- Housher (double album, 2009)
- Lisbon Five
- Meghavore Tashnagtsutyun
- Ezkush Kordzir Hayasdanum
- Ver Gats Joghovourt
- Kharapaghi Engadznerin
- Justia: United States of America, Plaintiff/appellee, v. Karnig Sarkissian, Steven Dadaian, Vicken Hovsepian, defendants/appellants
- Karnig Sarkissian at Armeniapedia.org
- 4 Armenians guilty of '82 plot to bomb Philadelphia Consulate - October 10, 1984, Page E13, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The (PA)
- Man Convicted in Consulate Bombing Plan - Los Angeles Times
- Karnig Sarkissian page on LastFM
- Videoyan page for Housher
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