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Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute Introduces New Book of the Month and Exhibit

“In the Land of Blood and Tears,” a book by Swiss missionary Jakob Kunzler, has been selected as the July book of the month at the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute in Yerevan. The Museum-Institute is also introducing a new temporary exhibit, “Armenian Sport and Gymnastics in the Ottoman Empire”, set to debut next month.

First Deputy Head of Police Hunan Poghosyan (Source: Police of the Republic of Armenia)

Armenian Human Rights Defenders Motion to Prosecute Deputy Police Heads

The Helsinki Citizens’ Assembly Vanadzor Office (HCAV) has called on Armenia’s Special Investigation Service (SIS) to charge the First Deputy Head of Police Hunan Poghosyan and Deputy Head of Police Levon Yeranosyan as part of a criminal case in connection with the violent dispersal of peaceful demonstrators by police in Yerevan on June 23.

The Armenian National Team

Soccer: World Cup 2018 Preliminary Draw

Although the 2018 World Cup finals is a distant three years away and host nation Russia has plenty more work to do in order to prepare for the greatest sporting event, some important business was taken care of at the Konstantinovsky Palace in Strelna, Saint Petersburg, on Sat., July 25.