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ANCA Welcomes Darfur Movement’s Call On Obama To Oppose Al-Bashir’s Visit To Turkey

The Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) voiced the Armenian American community’s strong support for a human rights statement, issued earlier Thursday by a coalition of anti-Darfur Genocide groups, calling upon the Obama-Biden Administration to protest the upcoming state visit to Turkey of Sudan’s President, indicted war-criminal Omar al-Bashir.

Nairit Chemical Plant Staff Charged In Explosion Probe

YEREVAN (RFE/RL)–Three managers at Armenia’s largest chemical enterprise have been indicted in a criminal investigation into powerful explosions that killed four people and injured two dozen others earlier this year, police said on Wednesday. The two explosions ripped through the Yerevan-based Nairit plant on May 14, destroying a facility used for storing chloroprene — a