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Tashir Group Announces Plans for Nearly $780 Million Investment in Armenia and Republic Of Artsakh

President of Tashir Group of Companies Samvel-Karapetan (Armradio)- Tashir Group is planning to invest up to $600 million to ensure Armenia’s energy security, create new production capacities and modernize of electric networks, President of ...

Former POW Maral Najarian Repatriates to Armenia

Maral Najarian, who was held captive by Azerbaijan, has repatriated to Armenia. (Asbarez)- Lebanese-Armenian Maral Najarian, who was held captive by Azerbaijan for almost four months, has repatriated to Armenia, the office of Armenia’s High ...

California Assembly Panel Passes Resolution On Sister State Relationship with Armenia’s Syunik

(Massis Post) – Assemblymember Chris Holden’s resolution, ACR 105, that establishes a sister state relationship between California and the Armenian Province of Syunik – the southernmost province in Armenia, passed the Assembly Committee on ...

Armenian Church In Malatya Hosts First Religious Service In 106 Years

(Armradio)- Sourp Yerrortutyun (Holy Trinity) Armenian Church in Malatya hosted the first religious service in 106 years. The church is located in the neighborhood where assassinated Armenian journalist Hrant Dink had grown up. Closed since ...

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 ...