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New Jersey Couple Finds Inspiration by Building Homes in Armenia

New Jersey Couple Finds Inspiration by Building Homes in Armenia

August 28, 2014 5:52 pm
RIVER VALE, N.J. — From July 17 to 28, Leo and Sona Manuelian of New Jersey led a home building mission to Armenia under the auspices of the Fuller Center for Housing Armenia...

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Emmy Winner Pays Tribute to Women during Genocide

Emmy Winner Pays Tribute to Women during Genocide

August 28, 2014 5:49 pm
Both Victims and Rescuers to Be Subject of Documentary By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff COCONUT CREEK, Fla. — For many years now, writer, director and producer...

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US, Armenia Want Answers in Death of Armenian Citizen in Azerbaijan

August 21, 2014 10:59 am
YEREVAN (Armenpress and RFE/RL) — The US State Department issued a statement on the death of the Armenian citizen Karen A. Petrosyan, who was taken captive and killed...

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Karekin II Condemns Violence against Iraqi Yezidis

August 28, 2014 6:09 pm
YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II has sent a letter of support to Mir Tahsin Beg Saied, the temporal leader of the Yezidi community of the world,...

Armenian Genocide»

Presbyterian Church Recognizes Armenian Genocide

July 18, 2014 7:41 pm
DETROIT — On Friday, June 20, some six hundred commissioners to the 221st General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (USA) adopted with near unanimity a resolution recognizing...

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How Far Can Symbolism Go?

By Edmond Y. Azadian When the Nixon-Kissinger team resorted to their famous Ping-Pong diplomacy, they took a calculated risk. But the Ping-Pong game eventually helped China to stand on its feet and widen the chasm between Beijing and Moscow. That was a symbolic political gamble that paid off handsome dividends for the US, as the [...]

Patron of Future Journalists at Yerevan State Receives Honor

Patron of Future Journalists at Yerevan State Receives Honor

NEW YORK and YEREVAN — Although it was the sweltering peak of Armenia’s summer, a handful of beaming students from Yerevan State University’s Department of Journalism simply couldn’t let the heat prevent a prime photo op right in front of their faculty building with their long awaited guest and generous supporter Margaret Ajemian Ahnert. Ahnert, [...]

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Karekin II Condemns Violence against Iraqi Yezidis

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II has sent a letter of support to Mir Tahsin Beg Saied, the temporal leader of the Yezidi community of the world, by means of Archbishop Avak Asaturian, the Primate of the Armenian Diocese of Iraq. According to the press service of the Holy See, the message [...]

Artist Gareginyan Works at Fenway Studios, Boston

Artist Gareginyan Works at Fenway Studios, Boston

BOSTON — Armenian painter Samuel Gareginyan works at the historic Fenway Studios in Boston. Gareginyan was born in Yerevan, Armenia. He graduated from Terlemezian Fine Art College and Yerevan State Academy of Fine Arts (1985-1991). Gareginyan has exhibited his works in Armenia, Russia, Lebanon, Spain, England, Turkey, Argentina and the United States.  His paintings are in permanent [...]

New Jersey Couple Finds Inspiration by Building Homes in Armenia

New Jersey Couple Finds Inspiration by Building Homes in Armenia

RIVER VALE, N.J. — From July 17 to 28, Leo and Sona Manuelian of New Jersey led a home building mission to Armenia under the auspices of the Fuller Center for Housing Armenia (FCHA). Since 2010, they have dedicated every summer to assisting the homeless in Armenia; they have led five teams and more than [...]

Emmy Winner Pays Tribute to Women during Genocide

Emmy Winner Pays Tribute to Women during Genocide

Both Victims and Rescuers to Be Subject of Documentary By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff COCONUT CREEK, Fla. — For many years now, writer, director and producer Bared Maronian has used his talents in a variety of outlets, especially in Florida public television. However, in the past few years, he has decided to bring his skills [...]

Biotech and Ebola in Cambridge: Chris Garabedian, CEO of Sarepta

Biotech and Ebola in Cambridge: Chris Garabedian, CEO of Sarepta

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Recently, the Ebola virus has been in the news almost every day, with panicked speculation about the danger of its spread, and the ethics of treatment. There is no tested and proven treatment or vaccine available. Christopher “Chris” Nishan Garabedian, the president and chief executive officer (CEO) [...]