John Alexander, the Liberal Member for Bennelong, and Michelle Rowland, the Labor Member for Greenway, have both risen in Australia’s Federal Parliament to speak against visiting Armenian Genocide denier, Professor Justin McCarthy.
Saturday September 21, is Armenian Independence Day, which I’d say holds a special place in the hearts of all Armenians. It certainly does for me. The day signifies an important milestone, the realization of a dream held for generations that suddenly and unexpectedly happened 22 years ago after the fall of the Soviet Union.
System of a Down lead singer Serj Tankian challenged a capacity crowd at their July 29th Hollywood Bowl show to imagine a world in which those who claim to speak for the international community remained silent on the Holocaust – as they do on the Turkish Government’s genocide perpetrated against its Armenian, Greek and Assyrian populations from 1915-1923.
Representative Adam Schiff sat down with Asbarez Editor Ara Khachatourian on May 29 for an interview at his newly-opened district office in Hollywood.
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During testimony earlier today before the U.S. Trade Policy Staff Committee, Armenian National Committee of America Government Affairs Director Kate Nahapetian called upon the U.S. government to condition Turkey’s participation in any new Transatlantic trade initiatives upon Ankara’s immediate lifting its blockade of Armenia and ending its occupation of Cyprus.