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Artsakh Serviceman Killed by Azerbaijani Sniper Fire

According to the Artsakh Defense Ministry, the soldier was fatally wounded at an Artsakh Army military unit at around 1:30 p.m. on Sunday. The Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Armenia Movses Hakobyan told reporters on Monday that ...

World Union of Jewish Students Recognizes the Armenian Genocide

TEL AVIV, Israel—The World Union of Jewish Students (WUJS) recently formally recognized the Armenian Genocide at its 44th World Congress in Israel. Jewish-Australian advocate, Ariel Zohar was among the key speakers for the motion, reported the ...

Syrian-Armenians: Between Two Homes

Aleppo’s Armenian population is finally beginning to rebuild (Photo: Anahid Tashjian) (A.W.)- At the end of 2016, I started volunteering for a program aimed at integrating Syrian-Armenian children into Armenian society. I vividly recall one ...

Orbelian to be Among Artists Featured at Isrotel Classical Music Festival

YEREVAN, “Asbarez”— Maestro Constantine Orbelian, General Director and Artistic Director of the National Opera and Ballet Theater of Armenia, will be among the featured conductors and artists at the globally renowned Isrotel International ...

ANCA Outraged over Reduced Charges in Turkish Embassy Attack Plea Agreement

A scene from the May 16 attack on peaceful protesters in Washington, D.C. Eyup Yildirim can be seen kicking a protester. (Photo: VOA Turkish service) WASHINGTON—Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) Executive Director Aram Hamparian, a ...

The Armenian Prelacy of Canada marks the 350th anniversary of the first printed armenian bible

(H.W) Under the auspices of His Eminence Archbishop Papken Tcharian, Prelate of Canada, the Armenian Prelacy proudly marks the 350thaanniversary of the first printed Armenian Bible, through the Canadian documentary film premiere of Voskan&nbs...

Armenian Genocide is Historical Fact Destroying Identity Structure of Turkish Society – Taner Akcam

The Turkish authorities are obliged to face their own history if they want to establish a democratic and human rights respecting system. Without facing the history public peace and democratic system are impossible to establish, Turkish historian ...

Chris Cornell’s “The Promise” in 2017 Oscar race

(Armradio)- Chris Cornell’s song “The Promise” has been listed among 70 songs vying for Oscar. The score for “The Promise” film by Gabriel Yared has also been included in the short list. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ...

Jivan Avetisyan: “We need to find a way to present our reality- the war, our conflict to the rest of the world”

Director Jivan Avetisyan at Pomegranate Film Festival, Nov 15. Jivan Avetisyan’s The Last Inhabitant was screened at Hamazkayin Toronto’s Pomegranate Film Festival, Nov 15-19. It received an honorable mention in the Best Feature ...

This Christmas, Don’t Shop Amazon… Shop Armenia!

By Tania Sahakian and Arsineh Valladian (A.W)- It can be argued that through the development stages of a country, a time comes when focus shifts to the arts. A country in the infant stages of capitalism and consumerism, Armenia is experiencing an ...