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Zoryan Institute Completes Another Successful Genocide and Human Rights University Program

                                                                                             A screen shot of  a Zoryan Institute GHRUP session held virtually, August 2-13. This year, August 2nd- ...

Prominent Scholar George Bournoutian Passes Away (1943-2021)

Dr. Bournoutian (next to AGBU Toronto executive director S. Der Ghazarian) presents his book, “The 1823 Russian Survey of the Karabagh Province”, to the Toronto Armenian public on 04 November 2011 at the AGBU center in Scarborough. (photo ...

Aurora Strengthens Presence in Artsakh

Photo: Displaced children from Shushi, Artsakh/Nagorno Karabakh. Areg Balayan, ©Aurora Humanitarian Initiative The program expands with a new local office and another call for applications August 19, 2021 – Stepanakert, Artsakh/Nagorno-Kara...

NBA Star Enes Kanter Raises Awareness About Armenian Genocide, Urges Erdogan to Face Turkey’s Past and Present Crimes

NBA Star Enes Kanter (Boston Celtics) has called on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and all of Turkish society to reckon honestly with Turkey’s crimes – past and present. “It’s time to destroy all the walls and start building ...

Syrian Armenian Brothers Build First Ropeway in Kessab

(Arevelk, Armdario)- Syrian Armenian brothers – Vahan and George Bedourian – have built the first ropeway in Kessab, a mostly Armenian-populated town in northwestern Syria. Plans for the ropeway had been under way since 2010, but the project ...

U.S. House Passes FY2022 Foreign Aid Bill Urging $52 Million in U.S Aid to Artsakh Republic and Armenia, Cutting Military Aid to Azerbaijan

(Armradio)- The U.S. House expressed concern over President Joe Biden’s April 23rd waiver of Section 907 restrictions on U.S. aid to Azerbaijan, citing its contribution to the disparity in U.S. military assistance to Armenia and Azerbaijan, in a ...

House of Representatives Passes Pallone Amendment, Cutting U.S. Military Aid to Azerbaijan

(Armradio)- U.S. House passed the Pallone Amendment, cutting U.S. military aid to Azerbaijan, the Armenian National Committee of America reports. The Pallone Amendment states, “None of the funds appropriated or otherwise made available by this ...

Over 3,500 Diasporans in Europe Take Part in Armenian Diaspora Survey

Fieldwork completed in Belgium, Britain, Paris, Rostov-on-Don. The fieldwork for the Armenian Diaspora Survey, a research project studying public opinion in diaspora communities, concluded successfully in over two dozen cities in Belgium, ...

Noubar Afeyan Named Honorary Doctor of Yerevan State Medical University

Noubar Afeyan, Founder and Executive Director of Flagship Pioneering and Moderna Therapeutics, co-founder of the Aurora Humanitarian Initiative, has been named Honorary Doctor of the Yerevan State Medical University. Entrepreneur, venture ...