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How Is Armenia Coping With Covid 19 Pandemic? What Are The Economic Fallouts Of The Emergency Situation?- EVN Report Maria Titizian Explains

EVN report editor-in-chief Maria Titizian   TorontoHye’s Interview With Editor In Chief Of EVN Report Maria Titizian   TorontoHye- Emergency situation has been declared in Armenia due to COVID 19 pandemic. Can you talk about what ...

Troubled Times

By Alan Whitehorn People kindly ask if we are doing OK amidst this novel pandemic of 2020. Actually, as seniors in our seventies, we are quite used to being at home, mostly reading and resting. At my age, several colleagues have recently died ...

Defining Moments

By Alan Whitehorn As we start week three of the COVID-19 self-quarantine, I think back about the defining moments of historic crises that I have experienced. Each has left a profound impact on me. The first was the assassination of JFK in 1963. ...

Race for the COVID-19 Vaccine: 7 Questions for Moderna Chairman Noubar Afeyan

By Syuzanna Petrosyan As dozens of research groups around the world race to create the first vaccine for COVID-19, in late February, Moderna, a Massachusetts-based biotechnology company, announced that it had shipped the first batch of its clinic...

Women of Artsakh: A Tale of Heroic Resilience

Artsakh Supreme Court of Justice is composed of all female judges headed by Narine Narimanyan (third from the left). (Photo by Karl Mancini from his long term work 'Women of Artsakh). http://www.karlmancini.com/women-of-artsakh) By: Karin Saghde...

Senate Recognition Of Armenian Genocide: Reactions And Next Steps To Be Take

By Harut Sassounian For the first time since the Genocide of 1915, the US Senate adopted a Resolution unanimously on December 12, 2019, recognizing the Armenian Genocide, after it was blocked for three consecutive weeks by different Republi...

Rural Villagers Plant ATP’s Six Millionth Tree in Lori

ATP provides jobs for dozens of people to plant trees; last week, Mirak nursery worker Siranush Harutyunyan (pictured at left) selected this Scots pine to be ATP’s six millionth tree to be planted in northern Armenia By Ani Melkonian MIKHAYLOV...

The 1942 Wealth Tax Disaster of Turkey

1942 wealth tax We will give the Turkish economy to the turks By Raffi Bedrosyan November 11 is known as the Remembrance Day in the USA, Canada and other allied nations, a day to honor and remember the soldiers who died during the service to ...

UWC Dilijan College Marks its 5th Anniversary and Hosts Humanitarianism in Education Conference

Wish wall created by UWC Dilijan students to mark the 5th anniversary of the college. By Lori Najarian DILIJAN – ARMENIA As part of the Aurora Forum 2019, Dilijan hosted the humanitarianism in education conference and celebrated its 5th ...

Petros Shoujounian Discusses Komitas

Interview and translation by Dr. Araxie Altounian   What role does Komitas play in the history of Armenian music and culture? Komitas’ role can be defined as the cornerstone of 20th century Armenian music. His research elucidated the ...