In a letter dated April 21, 2017 and addressed to the Armenian National Committee of America Western Region (ANCA-WR), Wyoming Governor Matthew H. Mead has recognized the Armenian Genocide and praised the work of Armenian American grassroots.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday congratulated Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on his slim “victory” after the country’s April 16 referendum election, vastly perceived as controversial.
The Promise will be screened in Sacramento as part of the special Capitol commemorations of the Armenian Genocide on April 17.
The Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) is rolling out Quick Connect, a new calling system that directly connects community members with their U.S. legislators to advance Armenian American advocacy priorities.
The United States is interested in a quick settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a letter addressed to Azerbaijan on the 25th anniversary of establishing diplomatic ties between the countries.
“America must speak strongly and plainly about the facts of the Armenian Genocide and denounce all crimes against humanity, if we are to live up to our moral and historic responsibility,” said Congressman Adam Schiff (D-CA) in a Facebook post on March 28.
U.S. Representatives David Trott and Adam Schiff on Wednesday joined with their Congressional Armenian Caucus colleagues in introducing a bipartisan anti-genocide resolution calling on the United States to apply the lessons of the Armenian Genocide in seeking to prevent modern day atrocities across the Middle East.
Ombudsman (Human Rights Defender) of the Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) Republic Ruben Melikyan was on a visit to the United States.
Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) Republic Ombudsman Ruben Melikyan visited Rhode Island on March 10, where the Armenian National Committee of Rhode Island (ANC-RI) organized meetings with Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, Congressmen David Cicilline and Jim Langevin, and RI Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea.
The United States has called on Turkey to respect and ensure essential freedoms over concerns on human rights issues and freedoms in the country.