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Syrian-Armenian Soldier Killed in Aleppo Fighting

Syrian-Armenian Soldier Killed in Aleppo Fighting

An Armenian soldier serving in the Syrian army became the latest casualty of the three-year civil war when he was killed Tuesday.

April 16th, 2014

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Aliyev Blasts West Over Karabakh

Aliyev Blasts West Over Karabakh

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has blamed Armenia for the continuing impasse in the Nagorno-Karabakh peace process and accused the international community of using double standards against his country.

April 16th, 2014

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OSCE Rep. Concerned over Tensions at Artsakh-Azerbaijan Border

OSCE Rep. Concerned over Tensions at Artsakh-Azerbaijan Border

The Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, Andrzej Kasprzyk, described the situation at the border of Armenia, Artsakh and Azerbaijan as tense, referring to escalated incidents of ceasefire violations as reported by military authorities.

April 16th, 2014

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Artsakh Foreign Minister Calls for Inclusion in Peace Talks

Artsakh Foreign Minister Calls for Inclusion in Peace Talks

Speaking to residents in Artsakh’s Kashatagh region, Artsakh Foreign Minister Karen Mirzoyan once again stressed that his republic’s participation in the conflict settlement process is imperative, given that it is the people in Artsakh who suffer most from the unsettled conflict.

April 16th, 2014

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Prelate Celebrates Palm Sunday at Holy Martyrs Church

Prelate Celebrates Palm Sunday at Holy Martyrs Church

On Sunday, April 13 the triumphant entry of our Lord Jesus Christ into Jerusalem was celebrated in Prelacy Churches with Divine Liturgy, the Children’s Procession, and the Opening of the Portals service.

April 16th, 2014

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International Congress on Armenian Genocide Held in Buenos Aires

International Congress on Armenian Genocide Held in Buenos Aires

The Argentine capital of Buenos Aires was host to the International Congress on the Armenian Genocide, held from April 9 to 11.

April 16th, 2014

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Genocide Commemoration in Burbank to Be Held on April 22

Genocide Commemoration in Burbank to Be Held on April 22

The annual Armenian Genocide Commemoration event in Burbank will be held on Tuesday, April 22, at Burbank City Hall and at the ACF Burbank Youth Center. The event is organized by the Armenian Youth Federation Burbank “Varak” Chapter, in conjunction with the Armenian National Committee of America, Burbank.

April 16th, 2014

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Ferrahian Students Participate in ANCA Campaign

Ferrahian Students Participate in ANCA Campaign

Ferrahian School’s 8th graders, who were in the East Coast as part of a school trip to Washington, D.C. and New York, visited the ANCA offices in Washington D.C. and took part in a phone campaign by calling on senators in the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to urge them to adopt the Armenian Genocide Resolution, which passed the Committee on April 10.

April 16th, 2014

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Janet Philibosian Receives Teaching Award from Southwestern Law

Janet Philibosian Receives Teaching Award from Southwestern Law

Southwestern Law School announced that Janet Philibosian, of the Class of 2004, has been selected to receive a 2014 Excellence in Teaching Award.

April 16th, 2014

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Seeking to be Armenian

Seeking to be Armenian

An initiative introduced by the Armenian government to stop the reduction in numbers of its citizenry was the law of dual citizenship.

April 15th, 2014

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AYF Announces 24 Hours of Action

AYF Announces 24 Hours of Action

The Armenian Youth Federation will be holding 24 Hours of Action to demand justice for the Armenian Genocide starting at 2 p.m. on April 24 in front of the Turkish Consulate in Los Angeles.

April 15th, 2014

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Ground to Be Consecrated for Pasadena Armenian Genocide Memorial

Ground to Be Consecrated for Pasadena Armenian Genocide Memorial

The ground at the site for the Pasadena Armenian Genocide Memorial will be blessed Sunday, April 27, during a 6 p.m. public ceremony at Memorial Park.

April 15th, 2014

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Boehner Cozies Up to Turks, Says House Won’t Pass Genocide Bill

Boehner Cozies Up to Turks, Says House Won’t Pass Genocide Bill

The Speaker of House John Boehner paid a surprise visit to the Turkish capital Tuesday and assured Turkish leaders that Congress has no intentions of passing a pending resolution urging Turkey to recognize the Armenian Genocide.

April 15th, 2014

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One Armenian Dead, Several Injured During Damascus Attack

One Armenian Dead, Several Injured During Damascus Attack

An Armenian student died and several other Armenians were injured on Tuesday after two rockets fell on the Paros School, which is adjacent to the Armenian Catholic Church there.

April 15th, 2014

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