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UCLA Promise Institute Names Taner Akcam Inaugural Director of Armenian Genocide Research Program

(Armenian weekly)- The Promise Armenian Institute (PAI) at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Taner Akçam as inaugural director of the Armenian Genocide Research Program. Akçam is ...

TUMO Box Opens in Javakhk

The first sessions have started at the TUMO box in the city of Akhlkalak in Georgia’s Armenian-populated Javakhk region․ Thanks to the cooperation between TUMO and the Javakhk branch of the Armenian Relief Society, more than 200 teenagers have ...

Beijing 2022: Nathan Chen of US Skates to Aznavour’s ‘La Boheme,’ Smashes World Record

(Armradio)- Nathan Chen of the United States made sure on Tuesday that he is considered the man to beat at this year’s Olympics in men’s figure skating, UPI reports. The three-time world champion smashed his short program during the men’s ...

Ambassador Nina Hachigian Appointed to Pentagon’s Defense Policy Board

Ambassador Nina Hachigian was named to the Pentagon’s Defense Policy Board Los Angeles Deputy Mayor of International Affairs, Ambassador Nina Hachigian, has been appointed to the Pentagon’s Defense Policy Board. Hachigian servers as U.S. ...

Cristiano Ronaldo Wears Armenian-Made ‘Azat Mard’ Hoodie During Meeting With United Arab Emirates Leaders

(Zartonk Media)- Manchester United forward Christiano Ronaldo wore an Armenian-made AZAT MARD hoodie for a meeting with Vice President and Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid and Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed. Ronaldo has been in ...

Aurora Announces the 5th Round of Support for Artsakh Projects

25% of the 2021 Aurora Prize award funds and a matching $250,000 contribution from Co-Founders will be directed to addressing urgent humanitarian issues in the region January 20, 2022 – Yerevan, Armenia – The Aurora Humanitarian Initiative ...

Remembering Hrant Dink

15 years ago, on January 19, 2007, the prominent Turkish-Armenian editor of the “Agos” newspaper Hrant Dink was assassinated in Istanbul while standing outside his office. Dink had written and spoken about the Armenian Genocide, was well known ...

History of Armenian Genocide to be Taught in Massachusetts Schools

Gov. Charlie Baker signed a bill mandating public schools in Massachusetts teach students the history of some of the world's worst atrocities, including the Holocaust and the Armenian Genocide,  December 22, 2021. ARMENPRESS. The history of the ...

80% Of Artsakh Occupied, 40 000 People Deprived Of Home: Baroness Cox Urges UK Action To Address Humanitarian Issues

(Armradio)- Eighty percent of the historically Armenian land of Nagorno Karabakh is now occupied by Azerbaijan, member of the House of Lords, Baroness Caroline Cox said at the House of Lords Debate on Refugees: Mass Displacement. “In ...

Criminal Charges Filed Against Israeli Drone-Maker Suspected of Bombing Artsakh Target

A drone manufactured by Israel-based Aeronautics, which has been charged. Israeli drone-maker Aeronautics and three of its senior employees were charged on Wednesday with violating the law regulating defense exports in its dealing with one of ...