Putin Discusses Karabakh with Pashinyan, Aliyev and Erdogan

Putin Congratulates Pashinyan on Election Victory The Karabakh conflict and the implementation of the Russia-led November 9 agreement were discussed when Russian President Vladimir Putin reached out to the leaders of Armenia, Azerbaijan and Turkey this week. During a telephone conversation to congratulate acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on garnering the highest percentage in Armenia’s parliamentary elections on Sunday, Putin […]

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PACE Calls Out Azerbaijan Ignoring POW Release Resolution

The problem of political prisoners in Azerbaijan, as identified and described in a January 2020 resolution of the Assembly, “has been neither duly recognized nor adequately addressed by the Baku authorities, let alone resolved, according to a follow-up report of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe released on Wednesday. The follow-up report, prepared by Thorhildur Sunna Ævarsdóttir of Iceland and endorsed by […]

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PACE Calls Out Azerbaijan for Ignoring POW Release Resolution

The problem of political prisoners in Azerbaijan, as identified and described in a January 2020 resolution of the Assembly, “has been neither duly recognized nor adequately addressed by the Baku authorities, let alone resolved, according to a follow-up report of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe released on Wednesday. The follow-up report, prepared by Thorhildur Sunna Ævarsdóttir of Iceland and endorsed by […]

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Gulbenkian Foundation Supports Armenian Teacher Development Program in Lebanon

The Armenian Communities Department of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation has initiated a new teacher development program in Lebanon. Partnering with the Department of Education at the Lebanese American University, the Foundation is supporting the custom-made “In-Service Teacher Development Program” for teachers in Armenian schools who instruct in the Armenian language. The Foundation developed in 2019 a comprehensive strategy specifically for Lebanon, focussing on schools, educational […]

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Socialist Youth Recognize Artsakh

ARF Member Sarineh Abrahamian Becomes Vice-President of the Organization VIENNA—The biennial International Union of Socialist Youth (IUSY) World Congress took place on June 18 and 19 in a hybrid format that included a digital component for the first time. Delegations from around 60 organizations including the Armenian Youth Federation participated in the World Congress. During the meeting, the governing body […]

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ANCA Summer Academy to Jumpstart High School Engagement in the Armenian Cause

Inaugural Washington Week to Inspire Careers in Politics and Policy; Explore Best Practices in Grassroots Pro-Artsakh/Armenia Civic Participation WASHINGTON—The Armenian National Committee of America is expanding its youth advocacy and career development efforts to high schoolers, with the launch of the ANCA Summer Academy from August 9 to 14 in Washington. The online application form for the competitive 10-person program […]

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EAFJD Highlights Baku’s Use of POWs as Political Leverage

The European Armenian Federation for Justice and Democracy (EAFJD) sent a letter to the EU leaders Thursday drawing their attention to the leaked video of a conversation between the Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his wife proving Azerbaijan’s instrumentalization of Armenian captives. The Letter was sent to Charles Michel, President of Council of the European […]

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Memorial Service: Marie (Demirjian) Kizirian

Marie (Demirjian) Kizirian MARIE (DEMIRJIAN) KIZIRIAN A memorial service will be held to mark the one-year anniversary of Marie Kizirian’s passing, on Sunday, July 4, 2021, at St. Mary’s Armenian Apostolic Church, 500 S. Central Ave., Glendale.  She is being remembered by her:Husband, Avak KizirianSon, Garo Kizirian and children, Kristina & Klara KizirianDaughter, Salpy AnoushianGrandson, Alec Anoushian and daughter, LilyGranddaughter, […]

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AEF Conducts Scholarship Interviews in Armenia

Since 2007, Armenia Educational Foundation has been providing full tuition scholarships to students attending public universities in Armenia.  This year AEF’s Yerevan office received 1,700 scholarship applications, including 37 soldiers wounded in the 44-day war, 11 who lost their brothers, as well as 58 applicants who served during the war and returned safely. These 106 applicants were granted automatic scholarships. […]

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Armenian American Museum Commences Permanent Exhibition Schematic Design

Rendered photos of the Armenian American Museum’s Schematic Design of the Permanent Exhibition GLENDALE—The Armenian American Museum has commenced the Schematic Design of the Permanent Exhibition – the core experience of the museum that will be dedicated to the history, culture, and heritage of the Armenian people and the Armenian American experience. The Permanent Exhibition will showcase the thousands of […]

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