Kessab Under Siege articles

ARS Allocates $125,000 More to Syrian-Armenians

During its 22nd plenary meeting, held from March 20 to 24 in Boston, the Armenian Relief Society Central Executive Board discussed various functions being planned for the 100th Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide in 2015. In addition, as part of its full humanitarian agenda, the Central Executive Board focused particular attention on assistance projects for the Syrian-Armenian community.

Sarkisian Directs UN Missions to Raise Kessab Issue

President Serzh Sarkisian on Monday said he has directed Armenia’s United Nations missions in New York and Geneva to address the importance of “ensuring the security of the Armenians in Kessab and their safe return to their permanent places of residence at the structures dealing with human rights and ethnic minorities,” reported the presidential office.