Aztag (daily)

Aztag (Armenian: Ազդակ) is a daily newspaper and the official newspaper of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (Dashnaktsutiun) in Lebanon. The editor in chief is Shahan Kandaharian.

TypeDaily newspaper
FormatPrint, online
Founded5 March 1927; 94 years ago (1927-03-05)
Political alignmentArmenian Revolutionary Federation

Aztag was started in 1927[1] and the first issue appeared on 5 March 1927 in Beirut, Lebanon. Also the following supplements of Aztag are published:

  • "Bzdig-mzdig" (children supplement)
  • "Navasart" (sports)
  • "Anahid"
  • "Aztag Kragan - Aztag Arvesdi" (literary / cultural)

The newspaper also runs an online service in Armenian and Arabic.


  1. ^ The Middle East and North Africa 2003. Psychology Press. 31 October 2002. p. 737. ISBN 978-1-85743-132-2.

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