The Armenian Youth Federation – Western United States welcomed the inception of the North Valley “Artsakh” Chapter on Sept. 14.
Dr. Mihran Agbabian and George R. Phillips, Esq. have been selected as honorees by the Armenian Missionary Association of America (AMAA) and Haigazian University, at a celebratory banquet taking place at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Saturday, Nov. 15, paying tribute to these individuals who have had a great impact on both institutions.
The United Nations Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture (SPT) has decided to suspend its visit to Azerbaijan due to obstructions it encountered in carrying out its mandate under the Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (OPCAT), to which Azerbaijan is a party.
U.S. Ambassador to Armenia Nominee Mills: “United States and the world will stand in solidarity with the Armenian people next year to mark the centenary of one of the 20th century’s worst atrocities”; Will press Turkey to ratify the Protocols
WASHINGTON– Strengthening Azerbaijan’s rule of law, standing in solidarity with Armenians in marking the 2015 [...]
The Armenian National Committee of America – Western Region announced Wednesday that incoming California Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León will be honored at the 2014 ANCA-WR Annual Gala Banquet with the organization’s esteemed Legislator of the Year award for his principal role and outspoken position on the Armenian Genocide and the recognition of Artsakh’s Independence.
In 2013, Vahan Hovannesian released his novel “The Mandylion,” written in Russian and made available in Yerevan bookstores only. This month, Havannesian, a former candidate for the Armenian presidency and currently serving as Armenia’s ambassador to Germany, released an English translated version of his novel, available as an e-book on Amazon.