On Wednesday, Jan. 28, author Nathan Levy will present a workshop at Armenian Mesrobian School as a part of the school’s ongoing Parent Education Series.
Throughout 2015, the Hammer Museum will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide with a yearlong film series, “I Am Armenian: A Year of Armenian Culture and History on Film,” and a Hammer Forum discussion, “The Armenian Genocide: A Century of Denial.” The year will be dedicated to exploring the many facets of Armenian culture, history and landscape beginning with the screening of “Calendar” (1993) on Wednesday, Jan. 28, at 7:30 p.m.
On the occasion of the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, the UN Armenia Office, together with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Jewish Community of Armenia, participated in a ceremony to pay tribute to the memory of the victims of the Jewish Holocaust, in which millions of Jews in Europe were killed by Nazi German authorities during the Second World War.
Speaking Monday at a meeting of top military officials on the 23rd anniversary of Armenia’s armed forces, President Serzh Sarkisian said Armenia reserves the right to preemptive strikes in case of a “dangerous amassment of Azerbaijani troops along the line of contact with Nagorno-Karabakh or Armenia’s border.”
ISTANBUL—Two prominent human rights groups in Turkey have announced that they will take part in the pending Armenian Genocide denial case at the European Court of Human Rights, known as the Perincek Case. The Human Rights Association from Turkey and The Center for Truth Justice Memory will partner with the Toronto-based International Institute for Genocide [...]