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Heroes Commemorated on 95th Anniversary of Defense of Marash

Heroes Commemorated on 95th Anniversary of Defense of Marash

February 4, 2016 12:47 pm
Shant DerTorossian (photo by Bethel Bilezikian Charkoudian) Sheriff Peter Koutoujian with his daughter at this year’s commemoration of the Heroic Defense of Marash (photo...

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Turkish-Armenian Newspaper Editor Haddeciyan’s 90th Birthday Celebrated

Turkish-Armenian Newspaper Editor Haddeciyan’s 90th Birthday Celebrated

February 11, 2016 1:37 pm
ISTANBUL – Armenian Minister of the Diaspora Hranoush Hakobyan and many writers in Armenia, Turkey and other parts of the world sent author and journalist Robert Haddejian...

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Five Nobel Prize Laureates to Lecture in Yerevan This Spring

Five Nobel Prize Laureates to Lecture in Yerevan This Spring

February 11, 2016 1:32 pm
Sweden’s Crown Princess Victoria and Japanese scientist Ei-ichi Negishi, winner of the 2010 Nobel Prize in Chemistry discuss during the Nobel Banquet in Stockholm’s...

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Turkey’s Erdogan Issues Ultimatum to US

Turkey’s Erdogan Issues Ultimatum to US

February 11, 2016 1:35 pm
Recep Tayyip Erdogan By Dorian Jones ISTANBUL (Voice of America) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has issued an ultimatum to the United States to choose between...

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Goodbye, Antoura Memoir to Be Presented at Armenian Society of Los Angeles

Goodbye, Antoura Memoir to Be Presented at Armenian Society of Los Angeles

February 11, 2016 1:26 pm
GLENDALE — The noteworthy memoir, Goodbye, Antoura: A Memoir of the Armenian Genocide (Stanford Univ. Press, 2015), by the late Karnig Panian, will be the focus of a program...

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MP Paylan Continues to Raise Issue of Turkey-Armenia Border

MP Paylan Continues to Raise Issue of Turkey-Armenia Border

ISTANBUL (Public Radio of Armenia) — The Turkish Parliament’s Commission on Planning and Budget has discussed the issue of increasing the number of large trade centers, Ermenihaber.am reports. Addressing the Commission, MP Garo Paylan, who is of Armenian descent, referred to the closed border between Armenia and Turkey, noting that had the border been open, Armenia would […]

Anthony Barsamian Becomes First Armenian Head of Mass. Council of Churches

Anthony Barsamian Becomes First Armenian Head of Mass. Council of Churches

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff FRAMINGHAM, Mass. — Armenian-American lawyer and political activist Anthony Barsamian is heavily involved in the life of the Armenian Church of the Holy Translators here. He and his wife Nancy were among its founders, and Anthony at present is a member of its Parish Council. “I grew up in the […]

Barsamian Works to Revitalize Armenian Assembly

Barsamian Works to Revitalize Armenian Assembly

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff WATERTOWN – Anthony J. Barsamian has become a prominent figure representing Armenian-Americans today through his work with the Armenian Assembly of America. As a new co-chairman of its board of trustees, he is leading efforts to revitalize the Assembly. As an active member of the Armenian Church, he also has […]

Turkish-Armenian Newspaper Editor Haddeciyan’s 90th Birthday Celebrated

Turkish-Armenian Newspaper Editor Haddeciyan’s 90th Birthday Celebrated

ISTANBUL – Armenian Minister of the Diaspora Hranoush Hakobyan and many writers in Armenia, Turkey and other parts of the world sent author and journalist Robert Haddejian letters of congratulations on the occasion of his 90th birthday on January 26, while in Holy Trinity Church of Beyoglu, Istanbul, an intimate banquet attended by some 80 […]

Turkey’s Erdogan Issues Ultimatum to US

Turkey’s Erdogan Issues Ultimatum to US

By Dorian Jones ISTANBUL (Voice of America) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has issued an ultimatum to the United States to choose between Turkey and Syrian Kurds.  US forces have been working closely with the Syrian Kurdish group the PYD in the battle against Islamic State. The ultimatum followed a visit by the head […]

Five Nobel Prize Laureates to Lecture in Yerevan This Spring

Five Nobel Prize Laureates to Lecture in Yerevan This Spring

By Ekaterina Poghosyan YEREVAN (Mediamax) — For the first time, Armenia will host five Nobel Prize laureates, who will give open lectures on Biochemistry, Physics and Medicine this April in Yerevan. The “Nobel Days in Yerevan” event, unprecedented in Southern Caucasus, will be held on April 11-16 at Yerevan State Medical University. “Be inspired and create” […]

Armenian Studies Proliferate at UCLA

Armenian Studies Proliferate at UCLA

LOS ANGELES — The University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) Narekatsi Chair in Armenian Studies organized two events in February and one in March, all open to the public. Together, these events encompass a broad range of themes pertaining to Armenian history, culture, and contemporary issues. The Graduate Student Workshop on the Contemporary Construction […]

AMAA Helps Family of Armenian Hero Soldier

AMAA Helps Family of Armenian Hero Soldier

PARAMUS, N.J. and TAVUSH, Armenia — In September 2015, Haik Tevosyan, a soldier guarding the borders of Armenia in the Tavush Province was killed by an Azeri sniper. Armenia’s President Serge Sargisian posthumously awarded the Military Medal to Haik Tevosyan for protecting the borders of the Motherland courageously. Tevosyan’s family lives in vulnerable conditions in the […]