Diaspora 628 results

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 ...
Ads

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 ...

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...
Ads

With the World’s Eyes on Ukraine, Azerbaijan is Taking Full Advantage – Baroness Cox

Baroness Caroline Cox Member of the House of Lords, Baroness Caroline Cox raises alarm over Azerbaijan’s ongoing aggression against Artsakh, including cutting off gas to the Republic’s population in sub-zero temperatures. In an article ...

‘Many Armenians’ Want to Leave Ukraine

UKRAINE - People walk as they flee from Ukraine to Hungary, after Russia launched a massive military operation against Ukraine, at a border crossing in Tiszabecs, February 27, 2022. YEREVAN (Azatutyun.am)—Many Armenians are desperate to flee ...

23 Global Researchers to Study Artsakh-Related Issues

(Armradio)- The USC Institute of Armenian Studies has selected 23 applicants from eight countries to participate in its 2022 research call – THE FUTURE OF KARABAKH. The Institute will provide more than $90,000 in funding to researchers ...