ARMENIAN ENGLISH
A- A A+

NEWS

April 2015

July 03, 2015

Young Activists Electrify Armenia: Lessons Learned… By Harut Sassounian

Young Activists Electrify Armenia:  Lessons Learned…  By Harut SassounianYoung Activists Electrify Armenia: Lessons Learned… By Harut Sassounian Publisher, The California Courier www.TheCaliforniaCourier.com When a group of young Armenians spontaneously gathered in Yerevan’s Liberty Square 10 days ago to challenge the planned increase of electricity rates, no one expected their… » more »
July 02, 2015

PRELATURE NEWS (28-30 June 2015)

PRELATURE NEWS (28-30 June 2015)PRELATURE NEWS (28-30 June 2015) - On Sunday 28th June, during the Divine Liturgy celebrated at Sourp Asdvadzadzin Cathedral in Nicosia, the Catholicossal Vicar, His Eminence Archbishop Nareg presided over a Pontifical Doxology on the occasion of the 20th Anniversary of… » more »
July 01, 2015

Turkey Plans to Invade Syria, But To Stop The Kurds, Not ISIS

Turkey Plans to Invade Syria, But To Stop The Kurds, Not ISISSTANBUL—Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is planning a military intervention into northern Syria to prevent Syrian Kurds from forming their own state there, despite concerns among his own generals and possible criticism from Washington and other NATO allies, according to… » more »
July 01, 2015

Russian Serviceman Permyakov to Be Tried by Armenian Court for Gyumri Killings

Russian Serviceman Permyakov to Be Tried by Armenian Court for Gyumri KillingsTHE ARMENIAN WEEKLY - YEREVAN (A.W.)—State prosecutors confirmed today that Valery Permyakov, the Russian serviceman accused of murdering seven members of the Avetisyan family in Gyumri, will be tried by an Armenian court. The Office of the Prosecutor-General said that… » more »
July 01, 2015

Camp Armen is Proof of Genocide, Says Turkish Armenian Parliament Member

Camp Armen is Proof of Genocide, Says Turkish Armenian Parliament Member Garo Paylan, speaks to protesters at a rally in Istanbul organized by the Nor Zartonk youth movement (Source: Docu Press Agency) ASBAREZ - ISTANBUL (Armenhaber)—During a protest organized by the Nor Zartonk youth movement on Friday demanding the return of Camp… » more »
June 26, 2015

Hellenic Parliament President Zoe Konstantopoulou received a joint delegation of European Armenian Federation for Justice and Democracy and Armenian National Committee of Greece

Hellenic Parliament President Zoe Konstantopoulou received a joint delegation of European Armenian Federation for Justice and Democracy and Armenian National Committee of Greece Brussels, 25 June, 2015: Zoe Konstantopoulou, President of the Hellenic Parliament, received a joint delegation of European Armenian Federation for Justice and Democracy (EAFJD) and Armenian National Committee of Greece (ANC Greece), comprised by EAFJD President Kaspar Karampetian, ANC Greece… » more »
June 26, 2015

Argentine Armenians Thank Pope Francis for the Armenian Genocide Recognition

Argentine Armenians Thank Pope Francis for the Armenian Genocide Recognition(Agencia Prensa Armenia).- A Mass and a prayer of thanks to Pope Francis for his recognition of the Armenian Genocide was held at the Catedral Metropolitana of Buenos Aires on Wednesday June 24.The ceremony, carried out by Cardinal Mario Poli, Archbishop Kissag Mouradian and BishopVartan… » more »
June 23, 2015

Hellenic Republic President Mr. Pavlopoulos received EAFJD, ANC Greece delegation

Hellenic Republic President Mr. Pavlopoulos received EAFJD, ANC Greece delegation Hellenic Republic President Mr. Pavlopoulos received EAFJD, ANC Greece delegation Brussels, 22 June, 2015: Today, at the Presidential Palace in Athens, Hellenic Republic President Mr. Prokopis Pavlopoulos received a joint delegation of European Armenian Federation for Justice and Democracy (EAFJD)… » more »
June 22, 2015

Opening ceremony of Khachmach Community Center

Opening ceremony of Khachmach Community CenterWith the contribution of HAAF fund Cyprus branch, the Khachmach community center in Artsakh opened it's doors to the village residents recently. The village of Khachmach is in the Askeran region of Artsakh and is 25 km from the capital… » more »
June 22, 2015

Armenian Genocide no Longer Litmus Test For Presidential Endorsements By Harut Sassounian

Armenian Genocide no Longer Litmus Test For Presidential Endorsements  By Harut SassounianArmenian Genocide no Longer Litmus Test For Presidential Endorsements By Harut Sassounian Publisher, The California Courier www.TheCaliforniaCourier.com   Now that over a dozen candidates have announced their intention to run for President in 2016, Armenian-Americans are wondering whom to support in… » more »