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Glendale Fire Department to Donate Ambulance to Armenia’s Health Ministry

Glendale Fire Department to Donate Ambulance to Armenia’s Health Ministry

On Thursday, April 2 the Glendale Fire Department will be donating a 2003 Ford Ambulance to the Ministry of Health in the Republic of Armenia.

April 1st, 2015

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UCI Student Government Passes Armenian Genocide Resolution

UCI Student Government Passes Armenian Genocide Resolution

On Tuesday, March 30, the student government at the University of California, Irvine (UC Irvine), Associated Students UC Irvine (ASUCI), unanimously voted to pass “A Resolution Commemorating the Armenian Genocide and Condemning its Denial.”

April 1st, 2015

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Orange County Community Commemorates Armenian Genocide Centennial

Orange County Community Commemorates Armenian Genocide Centennial

Hundreds attended the celebration of Divine Liturgy at St. Mary Armenian Church in Costa Mesa on Sunday, March 8.

April 1st, 2015

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Proshian Mayor’s Murder Remains Unsolved

Proshian Mayor’s Murder Remains Unsolved

Two years after a village mayor affiliated with the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (Dashnaktsutiun) was shot dead in broad daylight, law enforcement authorities have not identified those responsible for what his relatives and friends consider a politically motivated crime.

April 1st, 2015

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ARF Youth to Urge UK to Recognize Armenian Genocide

ARF Youth to Urge UK to Recognize Armenian Genocide

On April 2, the Youth and Student Unions of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation will hold a rally in front of the British Embassy in Armenia.

April 1st, 2015

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Kolkata Armenian School Turns 194

Kolkata Armenian School Turns 194

Kolkata’s historic Armenian College and Philanthropic Academy (ACPA) on Wednesday celebrated the legacy of Indian and Armenian educational cooperation on the 194th anniversary of its founding, the Indo-Asian News Service (IANS) reports.

April 1st, 2015

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Schiff to Read Names of Genocide Victims on House Floor

Schiff to Read Names of Genocide Victims on House Floor

Representative Adam Schiff (D-CA) announced on Wednesday that on April 22nd, for an entire hour on the House Floor, he will read the names of a small fraction of the 1.5 million people killed during the Armenian Genocide. Congressman Schiff invites the descendants of Genocide victims — in his district and around the nation — to submit the names of family members who were killed for inclusion in his speech and in the Congressional Record.

April 1st, 2015

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ARF Opts Out of Corruption Control Group

ARF Opts Out of Corruption Control Group

The Armenian Revolutionary Federation – Dashnaktsutiun (ARF-D) has refused to participate in an independent corruption control commission set up by the Armenian government, ARF-D member of parliament Artsvik Minasian told reporters on Wednesday.

April 1st, 2015

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Azeri Athlete May Have Medal Stripped for Disrespecting Armenian Anthem

Azeri Athlete May Have Medal Stripped for Disrespecting Armenian Anthem

President of the European Sambo Federation Sergey Eliseev has denounced Azerbaijani athlete Bakhtiyar Abbasov for his unsportsmanlike behavior during the performance of the Armenian national anthem at an award ceremony during the recent World Cup in Moscow.

April 1st, 2015

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Vermont legislature Unanimously Adopts Genocide Centennial Resolution

Vermont legislature Unanimously Adopts Genocide Centennial Resolution

The Vermont legislature strengthened the standing of the Green Mountain State as a leader in the genocide prevention movement by unanimously adopting a concurrent resolution (H.C.R. 86) commemorating the Armenian Genocide Centennial and hosting a day-long series of events honoring the victims of this crime against humanity, reported the Armenian National Committee of America – Eastern Region.

April 1st, 2015

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Mallorca Coach Leading Candidate to Replace Challandes

Mallorca Coach Leading Candidate to Replace Challandes

Former head coach of Spartak Moscow and Spanish Mallorca Valery Karpin is the number one candidate to head the Armenian national team, Russian sports news portal Sportbox.ru claims.

April 1st, 2015

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Expanded Red Poppy Project Returns to Los Angeles April 9-11

Expanded Red Poppy Project Returns to Los Angeles April 9-11

On April 9, 10 and 11 the vast open spaces of the Homenetmen Glendale Ararat Chapter’s Center in Los Angeles will transform into an interactive museum experience title “Red Poppy” to commemorate the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide.

March 31st, 2015

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Historic Pasadena Armenian Genocide Memorial to Be Unveiled April 18

Historic Pasadena Armenian Genocide Memorial to Be Unveiled April 18

On the eve of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, Pasadena will unveil an inspirational memorial to the first Genocide of the 20th Century.

March 31st, 2015

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Cyprus Paves Way to Criminalizing Armenian Genocide Denial

Cyprus Paves Way to Criminalizing Armenian Genocide Denial

NICOSIA, Cyprus—Cyprus lawmakers on Monday agreed to amend the language of legislation pending in the parliament, which would criminalize the denial of the genocide, stipulating that the said genocide must have been recognized by the legislature, reported the Cyprus Mail.
The matter is fundamentally about the Armenian Genocide, and resurfaced last week due to the [...]

March 31st, 2015

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