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ARF Western Region Announcement on Artsakh Soldiers

ARF Western Region Announcement on Artsakh Soldiers

The ARF Western Region Central Committee welcomes the heroic efforts of the Artsakh Defense Forces to free and repatriate the bodies of three slain soldiers who were shot down by Azerbaijan on November 12.
The government of Azerbaijan continually refused to return the remains of Maj. Sergey Sahakyan, Sr. Lt. Sargis Nazaryan, and Lt. Azat [...]

November 22nd, 2014

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Bodies of 3 Artsakh Pilots Retrieved in Special Military Operation

Bodies of 3 Artsakh Pilots Retrieved in Special Military Operation

STEPANAKERT—The bodies of the three Artsakh pilots were retrieved from the Mi-24 helicopter crash site in a special military operation late on Nov. 21.
“As a result of the special operation, the remains of the crew were retrieved, as well as specific parts of the helicopter,” read a statement by the Artsakh Defense Ministry, which also [...]

November 22nd, 2014

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Chamlian Opens ‘Kindness Corner’ on World Kindness Day

Chamlian Opens ‘Kindness Corner’ on World Kindness Day

Chamlian Armenian School celebrated World Kindness Day along with thousands of schools on Thursday, Nov. 3. This day was introduced by the World Kindness Movement, a coalition of Nations Kindness NGOs.

November 21st, 2014

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Russian Government Approves Armenia’s Entry to EEU

Russian Government Approves Armenia’s Entry to EEU

The Russian government has approved the treaty on Armenia’s accession to the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU). The agreement was approved at a cabinet meeting on Nov. 20. The document will now be forwarded to the President of Russia, Vladimir Putin.

November 21st, 2014

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Political Déjà Vu All Over Again

Political Déjà Vu All Over Again

You might not have noticed that two years ago, after 30 years of “service” in the House of Representatives, Genocide denier Dan Burton of Indiana slithered over to the Azerbaijan America Alliance as its new Chairman of the Board.

November 21st, 2014

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Artsakh Forces Take Control of Helicopter Crash Site

Artsakh Forces Take Control of Helicopter Crash Site

The crash site of an unarmed Mi-24 helicopter downed by Azerbaijan last week, which resulted in the death of three Armenian servicemen, is under the permanent control of Armenian troops, Artsakh’s Ministry of Defense reported Friday.

November 21st, 2014

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Armenia Fund: Security, Trade, and Jobs: An Update on the Vardenis-Martakert Highway

Armenia Fund: Security, Trade, and Jobs: An Update on the Vardenis-Martakert Highway

Last year, Armenia Fund hosted its Annual Telethon to benefit the construction of the Vardenis-Martakert Highway. A year later, there has been a great deal of progress. This year, the goal is to raise the needed money to get the job done.

November 21st, 2014

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Fresno Community Celebrates 100th Anniversary of the Consecration Of Holy Trinity Church

Fresno Community Celebrates 100th Anniversary of the Consecration Of Holy Trinity Church

The weekend of November 1 was a historic one for the Fresno parish family as the community gathered to celebrate the centennial anniversary of the consecration of Holy Trinity Church with Episcopal Divine Liturgy and a gala banquet.

November 21st, 2014

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New Book on Genocide To be Sent to Turkish Leaders

New Book on Genocide To be Sent to Turkish Leaders

On October 17, the Director of the Armenian Genocide Museum, Dr. Hayk Demoyan hosted a presentation of his book “Armenian Genocide: Front Page Coverage in the World Press.”

November 21st, 2014

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Artsakh Foreign Ministry Responds to Baku’s Statements

Artsakh Foreign Ministry Responds to Baku’s Statements

“It is regrettable that, ignoring calls from the international community to allow for the safe recovery of the bodies of the crew onboard Artsakh’s downed helicopter, and to refrain from ceasefire violations, Azerbaijan continues to make aggressive statements, where it distorts the truth of the incident and manipulates facts,” Artsakh’s Foreign Ministry said in a question and answer with News.am.

November 21st, 2014

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‘Turkey’s National Struggles Rooted in Genocide Denial,’ Says Taner Akcam

‘Turkey’s National Struggles Rooted in Genocide Denial,’ Says Taner Akcam

“Modern Turkey is constructed on top of denial,” renowned Turkish scholar Taner Akcam said at a recent lecture at Boston College.

November 21st, 2014

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OSCE Co-Chairs Urge Azerbaijan to Allow Recovery of Bodies

OSCE Co-Chairs Urge Azerbaijan to Allow Recovery of Bodies

The Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group say they remain deeply concerned that there has been no humanitarian access to the crash site of the Artsakh military helicopter downed by Azerbaijani forces on Nov. 12.

November 20th, 2014

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National Hero Gen. Sebouh Reinterred at Yerablur

National Hero Gen. Sebouh Reinterred at Yerablur

The remains of General Sebouh, a prominent leader of the Armenian liberation movement in the late 19th to early 20th centuries, were ceremonially buried in Yerevan’s military cemetery at Yerablur on Thursday.

November 20th, 2014

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100km Tribute Routes, Orientation, Registration Roaring Along

100km Tribute Routes, Orientation, Registration Roaring Along

One hundred kilometers with 100 participants on the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide is nearing fruition.

November 20th, 2014

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