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Catholicos Aram I Highlights Problems of Emigration, Lack of Confidence; Urges National Unity

Aram I  at Sixth Armenia-Diaspora Conference: ‘Armenia Is Not Merely a Tourist Attraction, a Market for Business, or a Passport. Shame on Us If This Is How We Approach Armenia.’ YEREVAN (A.W.)—His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of the Great ...

The Armenian National Committee of Canada Mourns the Loss of MP Arnold Chan

Ottawa – It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that the Armenian National Committee of Canada mourns the loss of Arnold Chan, Member of Parliament for Scarborough-Agincourt and chair of the Canada-Armenia Parliamentary Friendship Group. ...

Garo Paylan to Receive ANCA-WR Freedom Award; Will Speak at Grassroots Conference

(Asbarez). Garo Paylan, an Armenian member of the Turkish Parliament representing the People’s Democratic Party (HDP), will receive the Freedom Award at the Armenian National Committee of America-Western Region’s Annual Gala Banquet on Sunday, ...

Shahinian and Saghdejian Family Donations Expand Scope of ANCA Hovig Apo Saghdejian Capital Gateway Program

(L to R) Ms. Anca Tilea, Dr. Vahakn Shahinian, and Ms. Nayiri Saghdejian with ANCA Chairman Raffi Hamparian at a reception in support of the ANCA’s youth empowerment programs ANCA Job Placement Program Hits New Milestones WASHINGTON, (A.W.)—...

Senate Panel Adopts ANCA-Backed Measures Supporting Artsakh and Armenia

WASHINGTON, (Asbarez). – The full U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee yesterday adopted a series of Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) supported provisions as part of its Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) foreign aid bill, specifically calling ...

Catholicos Karekin II Blasts Baku’s Aggression during Meeting with Azerbaijan’s Religious Leader

MOSCOW (A.W.)—Catholicos of All Armenians His Holiness Karekin II strongly criticized Azerbaijan’s hostility and its leadership’s unwillingness to work toward peace in the Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabagh) conflict. He was speaking at a meeting of ...

Artsakh President Bako Sahakyan re-inaugurated

The inauguration ceremony of the president of the Artsakh Republic took place during the special meeting of the National Assembly of Artsakh on September 7. Speaker of the Artsakh National Assembly Ashot Ghulyan made an opening speech. With his ...

Over 20 Armenian Families Displaced from Hurricane Harvey

(Asbarez). While the Armenian Relief Society of Western USA, Regional Executive extends its gratitude to the community for immediately responding to its Call to Action regarding Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, the ARS has since learned that more ...

ARS Soseh Kindergarten Building Opens in Stepanakert (Photos)

STEPANAKERT, Artsakh—Earlier today, the new building of the Armenian Relief Society (ARS) Soseh Kindergarten officially opened in Stepanakert. Artsakh President Bako Sahakyan, Primate Archbishop Barkev Martirosyan, Artsakh Prime ...

Canadian Parliamentary Delegation Concludes Visit to Artsakh, Reiterates Commitment to Artsakh Peace

IMG. A scene from the meeting with Artsakh President Bako Sahakyan (Photo: Office of the President of Artsakh) STEPANAKERT, Artsakh, (A.W.) —A Canadian delegation headed by Rev. Majed el-Shafie, founder and president of One Free World Internati...