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$1 Million Funding Restored for Armenian American Museum

$1 Million Funding Restored for Armenian American Museum

Senator Anthony J. Portantino (D – La Cañada Flintridge) on Thursday said he is very pleased with one significant aspect of Governor Brown’s May revision of the California State Budget, the restoration of funding for the Pasadena Playhouse and the Armenian American Museum in Glendale.

Azerbaijani Minister for Foreign Affairs Elmar Mammadyarov (left) speaks during a Council of Europe session in Vienna on May 6.  (Photo: Council of Europe/Sandro Weltin)

Council of Europe Urged to Investigate Azerbaijani Bribes

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has been accused of turning a blind eye to corruption, after allegations that a former senior member was paid €2.39m to engineer votes to protect the kleptocratic regime of Azerbaijan’s president, Ilham Aliyev.