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ARS Statement Concerning the Armenian-Turkish Protocols

In the name of all Armenian women widowed by the Turkish scythe and their orphaned children, we ask the Armenian Government to take a step back from the edge of the precipice, and to realize the grave consequences, and to join the protest raised globally against these dubious protocols, and to reinstate the unity of the people and the state.

Sahakian Meets with Karekin II

The President of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic, Bako Sahakian, met Monday with His Holiness Catholicos Karekin II, who was in Karabakh taking part in celebrations dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the reopening of the Artsakh Diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church.

Community Leaders Share “Protocol” Concerns With Swiss Ambassador

A delegation of Armenian American leaders met today with Switzerland’s Ambassador to the United States, His Excellency, Urs Ziswiler, to share the community’s concerns regarding the threats that the ongoing, Swiss-brokered Turkey- Armenia Protocols pose to the rights, security, and dignity of the Armenian nation. The meeting, which took place at the Embassy of Switzerland in Washington, DC, provided a platform for an open exchange of views on this matter of pressing concern to Armenians in the United States and around the world.

U.S. National Security Advisor Dodges Congressional Call On President To Honor Genocide Pledge

President Barack Obama’s National Security Advisor James L. Jones, in a letter sent recently to a bipartisan group of 82 U.S. Representatives, failed to meaningfully respond to the specific concerns raised by these legislators with the President regarding Turkey’s ongoing efforts to block U.S. recognition of the Armenian Genocide, reported the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA).