Armenia’s Energy Minister Armen Movisisn on Thursday confirmed that the Armenian government was indeed in talks with a US-based energy company interested in buying Armenia’s largest power-generating facility in Syunik .
Representative Adam Schiff sat down with Asbarez Editor Ara Khachatourian on May 29 for an interview at his newly-opened district office in Hollywood.
We mourn the deaths of Asbarez collaborator and former Assistant Editor of the English Section, Allen Yekikian and his wife, Sose Thomassian who were in a car accident on Friday en route from Armenia to Georgia. The entire editorial board, staff and management of Asbarez would like to offer their condolences to the Yekikian and [...]
The February 18 presidential elections this year coincided with an important milestone for the Armenian nation. Twenty five years earlier, almost to the day, hundreds of thousands Armenians took to the streets in Yerevan and Stepanakert to demand the reunification of Artsakh with Armenia and set in motion a series of events that can be attributed to the ultimate collapse of the Soviet Union and the emergence of our modern-day Republic of Armenia.
The Friends of the UCLA Armenian Language and Culture Studies on Friday announced the program details of its upcoming annual banquet, at which Professor Richard Hovannisian will be honored with the Narekatsi Medal of Achievement. The highly anticipated community event will take place on Saturday, March 16, at the Armenian Society of Los Angeles Hall, in Glendale.
An overflow crowd of community members at St. Mary’s Armenian Church hall on Sunday pledged to join the popular movement, attending the “Rally for Armenia. With our People, For our People,” during which opposition presidential candidate Raffi Hovannisian addressed the gathering live via Skype to thunderous applause.
“This popular struggle will not die down. We will achieve victory,” said opposition presidential candidate Raffi Hovannisian on Firday as he addressed thousands of supporters who had gathered at Liberty Square to hear a briefing on his meeting Thursday with Serzh Sarkisian at the Presidential Palace.