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Former Toronto Raptors assistant coach Rex Kalamian to be honoured by the ANCA-WR

The Armenian National Committee of America–Western Region (ANCA-WR) will honor NBA coach Rex Kalamian for his ground-breaking achievements in leading Armenia’s National Basketball Team to victory in the FIBA European Championship for Small ...

Major survey on North American Armenian diaspora public opinion closing on July 29

The following press release was issued by the Armenian Diaspora Survey on July 13, 2022. If you live in the United States or Ontario, Canada, make sure you share your views and opinions before the deadline of July 29.   The ...

The Armenian Spellchecker for Android has Been Released

Nayiriboard is the first Armenian spellchecker for both branches of the Armenian language and for all the different types of the language’s users. The Armenian Communities Department is proud to present the Armenian spellchecker for Android....
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Restored 16th-century Armenian Church Reopens in Diyarbakir

(Armradio)- 16th-century St. Giragos Armenian church in Turkey’s southeastern Diyarbekir (historic Dikranagerd) province heavily damaged in 2015 officially reopened on Saturday after restoration. The Armenian Patriarch of Constantinople, ...

US state of Mississippi recognizes Armenian Genocide

Mississippi state capitol building The US state of Mississippi recognized the Armenian Genocide, the Armenian National Committee of America reported. Governor of Mississippi Tate Reeves proclaimed April as Genocide Awareness and Prevention ...

Armenian School Vandalized in Istanbul

 (Massis Post)- The gate to an Armenian school in Istanbul, Turkey was vandalized with a swastika. The act of vandalism occurred as Armenians prepare for Easter and look to remember the Armenian genocide anniversary, observed on April 24. The ...

At Least 23 Armenians Have Died in Ukraine Conflict

Ukraine, Kiyev region, Borodyanka city, April 5, 2022 ․ YEREVAN (Azatutyun.am)—At least 23 ethnic Armenian citizens or residents of Ukraine have been killed since the start of the Russian invasion, according to leaders of the country’s ...
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Ardashes “Ardy” Kassakhian Selected as Glendale Mayor

Ardashes “Ardy” Kassakhian Glendale City Council Member Ardashes “Ardy” Kassakhian was selected as the City’s Mayor by fellow councilmembers on Tuesday. Kassakhian takes over the position from outgoing Mayor Paula Devine. This is ...

U.S. Lawmakers Maloney, Bilirakis Introduce Armenian Genocide Education Act Seeking to Provide $10 Million in Funding

ARMENPRESS. The Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) welcomed news that Representatives Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) and Gus Bilirakis (R-FL) are introducing the Armenian Genocide Education Act, a bipartisan measure – advanced in the wake of ...

Pope Francis Appoints New Pontifical Delegate to the Mekhitarist Congregation

(Armradio)- In preparation for the upcoming Election Chapter at the Mekhitarist Congregation, His Holiness Pope Francis has appointed Most Rev. Fr. Maurizio Malvestiti, Bishop of Lodi, as Pontifical Delegate to the Congregation. The new Delega...