Category: ADL

Tekeyan President Azadian Meets with Catholicos Karekin II

Tekeyan President Azadian Meets with Catholicos Karekin II

ECHMIADZIN, Armenia — Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II received Edmond Y. Azadian, president of the Tekeyan Cultural Association of the United States and Canada, last week. The two discussed a series of issues pertaining to Armenian culture as well as the forthcoming visit of the Catholicos to the US this autumn and possible solutions […]

Travelers on the Path of the Great Dream: Hrant K. Sulahian (Aintab, 1871-1949)

Travelers on the Path of the Great Dream: Hrant K. Sulahian (Aintab, 1871-1949)

By Hagop Vartivarian Hrant K. Sulahian was an Armenian from Aintab who played an important role in the Armenian liberation movement of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, and despite the tribulations of the Armenian Genocide, continued to act as an Armenian community leader in Syria. Hrant’s father, Kevork, was a pious man who […]

ADL Supreme Council Meets in New Jersey

ADL Supreme Council Meets in New Jersey

ENGLEWOOD, N.J. — The Armenian Democratic Liberal Party (ADL) Supreme Council held a regular meeting on the weekend of March 24 to 26 in New Jersey with the participation of members from various far-flung corners of the world. Political party structural issues as well as achievements and plans were discussed. Progress in reorganizing the party, […]

A Political Party Approach Instead of a State One

By Hagop Avedikian It has become very fashionable these days to speak about Armenia-Artsakh-Diaspora tripartite unity. For many, especially during this pre-election period, this wonderful national-political unity formula has been turned into a tripod, on which it is both convenient and safe to sit—and for some, profitable. Even certain state structures, which have been tasked […]

RAG Leaders Meet with Greek New Democracy Party President

RAG Leaders Meet with Greek New Democracy Party President

ATHENS —  On January 24, representatives of the Board of Directors of the Ramgavar Azadagan Party, known also as the Armenian Democratic Liberal party (RAG or ADL) visited the premises of the Greek New Democracy Party to meet with the group’s president, Kyriakos Mitsotakis. The request for this meeting had been made at the beginning […]

Hay Dzayn Launched in Armenia

Hay Dzayn Launched in Armenia

YEREVAN — On Tuesday, December 12, a new online news service was launched in Armenia, Hay Dzayn. Behind this voice is the Armenian Democratic Liberal Party (ADL), who are keeping pace with contemporary developments in journalism. The website offers news in English as well as Eastern and Western Armenian. In addition to news stories, the site has […]

Noted Journalist and Dedicated Armenian Activist Dr. Nubar Berberian Dies

Noted Journalist and Dedicated Armenian Activist Dr. Nubar Berberian Dies

WATERTOWN, Mass. — After a brief illness, noted journalist and Armenian activist Dr. Nubar Berberian passed away on November 23. He was 94. He was born in Cairo, Egypt, on September 25, 1922 to Kevork and Areknaz Berberian. After receiving an Armenian education in the Nubarian School of Heliopolis, he studied in the French lyceum for […]

Editor of Yerevan’s Azg Newspaper Hagop Avedikian Visits Boston and NY

Editor of Yerevan’s Azg Newspaper Hagop Avedikian Visits Boston and NY

By Arpiar Hagopian NEW YORK — Hagop Avedikian, chairman of the Armenian Democratic Liberal Party (ADL) of Armenia’s Central Committee and editor of the Yerevan weekly newspaper Azg, visited Boston and New York in mid-November for political party matters. Taking advantage of the occasion, Avedikian was also able to visit a number of community institutions […]