Activist and Filmmaker
an Assyrian documentary filmmaker, died unexpectedly Monday, March
21st, in Los Angeles. Preliminary reports state the cause of death
undiagnosed liver cancer. Lina was 35 years old.
was born in Armenia, in the Assyrian village of Dmitrovo
(Qoyalasar) in the family of Albert Yakubov and Karina Khachaturyan,
Her grandmother Sara lived with her until she was 4. Thanks
to her grandmather , Lina was fluent in Assyrian, Armenian and Russian.
For more information on Lina's Biography
work, please visit: www.linayakubova.com