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U.S. Lawmakers Urge Trump To Recognize Armenian Genocide

U.S. congressmen David Cicilline (L), Ed Royce (C) and Eliot Engel lay flowers at the Armenian Genocide memorial in Yerevan, 24Apr2014. (RFE/RL)- More than 80 members of the U.S. House of Representatives have called on U.S. President Donald Trump ...

Palm Sunday Celebrated in the Mother See of Holy Etchmiadzin and Antelias Cathedral

On April 9, under the presidency of Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, the Armenian Church celebrated the Feast of Palm Sunday, which commemorates the triumphant entry of our Lord Jesus Christ into Jerusalem. P Follo...

ARF Supreme Council Releases Statement on Armenia’s Parliamentary Elections

YEREVAN—The Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF) Supreme Council of Armenia on April 5 released the following statement regarding the 2017 Armenian Parliamentary Elections. **** The April 2 Parliamentary Elections were the first test for the ...

TUMO Camp Offers Teens To See A Modern Armenia That’s On The Cutting Edge Of Art And Technology

As part of TorontoHye Newspaper’s cooperation with TUMO Center for Creative Technologies in Yerevan, we had an interview with Camp TUMO coordinator Ani Gharabaghtsyan. Interview by Karin Saghdejian TUMO is considered one of the most advanced ...

Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism Joly Issues Statement on Genocide Remembrance, Condemnation and Prevention Month

Minister of Canadian Heritage Melanie Joly issued on April 3, 2017 the following statement on Genocide Remembrance, Condemnation and Prevention Month:  “ In 2015, the House of Commons passed an historic motion to recognize the month of ...

Six New Houses Welcome Residents in Arajamough

On April 04, during a visit to Artsakh organized by Tufenkian Foundation, world renowned artists Serj Tankian, Arsinee Khanjian, Atom Egoyan, Eric Nazarian and representatives of the Armenian Disaspora, 6 new houses were opened in Arajamough. The ...

ANCC, CIJA, UCC and the Humura Association Issue Joint Statement on Genocide Remembrance, Condemnation and Prevention Month

Armenian National Committee of Canada together with Rwandan, Ukrainian and Jewish organizations have issued a joint statement on the Genocide Remembrance, Condemnation and Prevention Month-April- which is designated by House of Commons on the ...

Thousands to Commemorate The 102nd Anniversary of The Armenian Genocide in Ottawa

Ottawa –Thousands of Canadians from across the country will gather in Ottawa on Monday, April 24th to commemorate the 102nd anniversary of the Armenian Genocide and demonstrate against the Government of Turkey’s ongoing denial of the crime. 102 ...

Four forces will make it to the Armenian Parliament after Sunday’s elections

With votes tallied from 99.8 percent of precincts, Armenian Central Electoral Commission has announced four political forces have passed the threshold to entre the National Assembly. The preliminary results are as follows: Yelk bloc – 7.78 ...

Aris Babikian nominated Ontario Progressive Conservative Party Candidate

Former Canadian Immigration Judge and community activist Aris Babikian was nominated as the Ontario PC candidate for Scarborough-Agincourt. Ontario provincial elections are scheduled to take place in June 2018.