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Turkey Earthquake Damages Surp Sarkis Armenian Church in Diyarbakir

Earthquake damages shown at St. Sargis Armenian Church in Diyarbakir The recent 6.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Elazığ (Kharpert region) in Turkey caused death and destruction and apparently did not spare Armenian cultural heritage. Archways of ...

Ara Zobayan Piloted The Helicopter That Crashed With Kobe Bryant On Board

L:R- Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna- Ara Zobayan (Armradio and other sources)- The pilot of the helicopter that crashed in California killing nine people including basketball legend Kobe Bryant has been identified as Ara Zobayan, The ...

Prince Charles visits Armenian Church in Bethlehem

Prince Charles at the Armenian Church in Bethlehem with chancellor of the Armenian Patriarchate of Jerusalem Hovnan Baghdasryan (Armradio)- On January 24, Prince Charles of Great Britain visited the  Armenian Church of the Nativity Church in ...
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French-Armenian Jeanne Barseghian Running For Strasbourg Mayor

Jeanne Barseghian (Panorama)- French politician and environmentalist of Armenian descent Jeanne Barseghian has entered the race for mayor of Strasbourg, France. She is heading the list of France's Europe Ecology – The Greens party, which ...

Vartine Ohanian Becomes Lebanon’s First Female Armenian Minister

Today, Lebanon’s prime minister-designate Hassan Diab formed his government of 20-ministers following month-long negotiations. Vartine Ohanian was appointed minister of Youth and Sport, becoming the first female Armenian to be appointed ...

TUMO Center To Open In Berlin In October

The signing ceremony of a memorandum of understanding establishing a TUMO center in Berlin took place at TUMO Yerevan and the Berlin headquarters of KfW Development Bank (Armradio)- Today, the signing ceremony of a memorandum of understanding ...

The Pyramid of Tirana To Be Reborn As TUMO’s Newest Center

The Pyramid of Tirana before development in 2019. Photographer: Gent Shkullaku/AFP via Getty Images (Bloomberg)-The Pyramid of Tirana, a reminder of Albania’s totalitarian past, will be reborn as one of TUMO’s newest centers. Looking like a ...
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Thirteen Years After Hrant Dink’s Assassination, His Office Reopens as a Memorial

Hrant Dink museum (Armdario, Hurriyet Daily)- Thirteen years since his assassination on the steps of an Istanbul-based newspaper he once ran, Turkish-Armenian journalist Hrant Dink’s office has at long last been reopened to the public ...

A Journey Through History On Armenian Street In Singapore

A scene from Singapore's Armenian street, formerly known as Armenian church street. An in-depth look at Singapore’s history reveals a history of civic and commercial involvement by Armenian merchants and entrepreneurs who helped to develop ...

ARS Issues an Emergency Appeal for the Lebanese-Armenian Community

ARS Issues an Emergency Appeal for the Lebanese-Armenian Community The economic crisis and the political instability in Lebanon have taken an evident toll on the Lebanese-Armenian community. The Central Executive Board has ...