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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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Children’s Album ‘We Sing Armenian Church Songs’ Released

Children’s Album ‘We Sing Armenian Church Songs’ Released

Last month, co-producers Nvair Kadian Beylerian and Andrea Arpiarian Carden announced the launch of “We Sing Armenian Church Songs with Nvair & Friends (Armenian Badarak Hymns for Children),” a children’s sing-along album featuring Armenian liturgical music.

November 20th, 2014

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ARF Issues Statement on Telethon, Artsakh

ARF Issues Statement on Telethon, Artsakh

The Bureau of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF) issued a statement on Wednesday urging Armenians to participate in the Nov. 27 Hayastan All-Armenian Fund Telethon, which will support the construction of the Vardenis-Martakert Highway between Armenia and Artsakh.

November 20th, 2014

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Armenia Refuses Exchange of Azeri Saboteurs for Slain Pilots

Armenia Refuses Exchange of Azeri Saboteurs for Slain Pilots

Armenia’s Defense Minister Seyran Ohanian assured reporters Thursday that Armenia would not exchange the two Azeri commandos in custody for the bodies of the three pilots killed in last week’s downing of an Artsakh helicopter Azeris. The minister said the raiders are criminals and must be punished according to the law.

November 20th, 2014

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Artsakh’s Askeran, France’s Bouc-Bel-Air Sign Friendship Accord

Artsakh’s Askeran, France’s Bouc-Bel-Air Sign Friendship Accord

On Wednesday, during a visit of the Minister of Culture and Youth Affairs of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic Narine Aghabalian to France, a Friendship Declaration between the town of Askeran, Artsakhs, and France’s Bouc-Bel-Air was signed at the city hall of Bouc-Bel-Air.

November 20th, 2014

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Cypriot Leader Condemns Helicopter Downing

Cypriot Leader Condemns Helicopter Downing

President of the House of Representatives of Cyprus, Yiannakis Omirou, on Thursday condemned the downing of the Armenian helicopter and Azerbaijan’s blocking of access to the site of the crash.

November 20th, 2014

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Armenia Fund Benefactor Gerald Turpanjian to Be Honored at Annual Banquet

Armenia Fund Benefactor Gerald Turpanjian to Be Honored at Annual Banquet

Gerald Turpanjian, longtime benefactor and international philanthropist, will be presented with the Order of Mesrop Mashtots at the annual Armenia Fund Annual Gala Banquet on Nov. 23 at the Glendale Hilton Hotel.

November 20th, 2014

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East San Fernando Valley ANCA Hosts Community Reception

East San Fernando Valley ANCA Hosts Community Reception

On Tuesday, the East San Fernando Valley Chapter of the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA-SFVE) held a Community Reception for over 150 guests comprised of local public officials, business owners, professionals, community leaders, and ANCA-SFVE activists.

November 20th, 2014

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Central Valley Breaks Ground on Armenian Genocide Monument

Central Valley Breaks Ground on Armenian Genocide Monument

Central Valley Armenians broke ground on a widely anticipated Armenian Genocide Centennial Monument dedicated to the 1.5 million Armenian martyrs who perished at the hands of the Ottoman Turkish government during the period 1915—1923.

November 20th, 2014

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Cypriot Leader Calls for Cooperation Against Turkish Policy

Cypriot Leader Calls for Cooperation Against Turkish Policy

In a speech given at the Armenian Parliament on Wednesday, the President of the House of Representatives of the Republic of Cyprus, Yiannakis Omirou, called for cooperation between Armenia and Cyprus to confront and oppose Turkish policies aimed at harming both countries.

November 19th, 2014

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Artsakh Again Applies to Red Cross for Info on Helicopter Crew

Artsakh Again Applies to Red Cross for Info on Helicopter Crew

Due to Baku’s destructive activities and bellicose stance, it has already been a week since the Armenian side has no information about the fate of the crew of the Mi-24 helicopter of the Artsakh Air Force downed by Azerbaijani armed forces during a training flight.

November 19th, 2014

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Azeri Criminals Hack Canadian-Armenian Websites

Azeri Criminals Hack Canadian-Armenian Websites

Early in the morning of Nov. 16, the websites of several Armenian Canadian organizations were hacked and Azerbaijani propaganda was placed on the sites.

November 19th, 2014

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