Category: South America

Socialist International Adopts Resolution on Armenian Genocide

Socialist International Adopts Resolution on Armenian Genocide

CARTAGENA, Colombia (Public Radio of Armenia) — The Socialist International adopted a resolution on Armenian Genocide as a result of the 25th Congress held in the historic city of Cartagena, Colombia, hosted by its member party, the Colombian Liberal Party, under the main heading For a world in peace, with equality and solidarity. Delegates from member parties, affiliated […]

Youssefians Donate Medical Equipment for Newborns to Stepanakert Institutions

Youssefians Donate Medical Equipment for Newborns to Stepanakert Institutions

STEPANAKERT (ArtsakhPress) — Argentine-Armenian Daniel Youssefian, a philanthropist supporting the Hayastan All-Armenian Fund and a member of the Armenian Democratic Liberal Party Supreme Council, donated four new incubators in all to Artsakh’s Arevik Children’s Health Center and the Mother and Child Health Preservation Center. Mesrop Margaryan, director of the Arevik Children’s Health Center said that […]

Argentine Deputy Submits Bill to Criminalize Denialism

Argentine Deputy Submits Bill to Criminalize Denialism

BUENOS AIRES (Agencia Prensa Armenia) — Deputy Nilda Garre submitted a bill to criminalize denialism in Argentina this week, a project that would include the Armenian Genocide denial as Garre confirmed in an interview. The project, which is based on the legislation of a number of European countries, plans to include in the Criminal Code the criminalization to anyone […]

Argentinian-Armenian Institutions Sign Agreement to Strengthen Collaboration

Argentinian-Armenian Institutions Sign Agreement to Strengthen Collaboration

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (Agencia Prensa Armenia)—The institutions of the Armenian community in Argentina signed on Tuesday an agreement to create an entity with aim of better structuring and coordinating community joint efforts. The initiative was based on the successful experience of the commemoration of the Armenian Genocide Centennial. The three Armenian historical parties — ARF-Dashnaktsutyun, […]

Ruling Party of Uruguay Denounces ‘Indiscriminate Persecution’ in Turkey

Ruling Party of Uruguay Denounces ‘Indiscriminate Persecution’ in Turkey

MONTE VIDEO, Uruguay (Agencia Prensa Armenia) — The Uruguayan ruling party, Broad Front (Frente Amplio) expressed its “solidarity” with the People’s Democratic Party (HDP) and with the “victims of the indiscriminate persecution in Turkey” in a declaration of the Political Office of the party. The statement “calls on the democratic forces and parties, particularly from Europe, to ask the Turkish […]

Argentina’s Catamarca Province Recognizes Armenian Genocide

Argentina’s Catamarca Province Recognizes Armenian Genocide

BUENOS AIRES (Prensa Armenia) — The province of Catamarca, Argentina, on Friday, September 16 joined the National Law 26,199 declaring April 24 every year as the “Day of Action for Tolerance and Respect between Peoples” in commemoration of the Armenian Genocide. “The breakthrough that led to the Law was ratified in Catamarca and demonstrates the national […]

Raoul Wallenberg Foundation Publishes ebook on Genocide

Raoul Wallenberg Foundation Publishes ebook on Genocide

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina — The Raoul Wallenberg Foundation presents the ebook Armenian Genocide. The Silenced Extermination, an English translation of the original in Spanish by the Argentine author, Sulim Granovsky. Edited and published by the foundation in 2010 (Spanish ebook format), the research focuses on the tragic events that took place in 1915. As all the […]