Aurora Prize Guests Visit the Armenian Genocide Memorial
George Clooney lays a flower at the Armenian Genocide Memorial
Aurora Prize Selection Committee Co-Chair George Clooney lays a flower at the Tsitsernakaberd Armenian Genocide Memorial on the 101st anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. [Photo by: 100 LIVES]
Guests attend the remembrance ceremony at the Armenian Genocide Memorial and Museum-Institute, or ‘Tsitsernakaberd', in Yerevan, Armenia.
The Laying of the Flowers Ceremony takes place on April 24, the anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. This ceremony is presided over by the President of Armenia and religious leaders at the Armenian Genocide Memorial or ‘Tsitsernakaberd’.
George Clooney and fellow Selection Committee members joined the Aurora Prize co-founders, finalists and other special guests at the memorial.
Guests also participated in a private tour of the adjoining Armenian Genocide Memorial Museum.