Editorial

The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

By Ruzanna Stepanian YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — International mediators have reported an “improved mood” in the ongoing Armenian- Azerbaijani negotiations over Nagorno- Karabagh, but said the parties are “not there yet” for an ultimate[...]

Prime Minister Visits Pioneering Journalist at Hospital YEREVAN (Arminfo) — Prime Minister of Armenia Tigran Sargisian visited Edik Baghdasaryan, head of Hetq online news and Association of Investigator-Journalists of Armenia, at Soorp[...]

By Thomas C . Nash Mirror-Spectator Staff WORCESTER, Mass. — Where Taner Akçam goes, his reputation as a groundbreaking historian facing harassment and death threats for his views precedes him. Two months into his new post at Clark[...]

By Taleen Babayan Mirror-Spectator Staff NEW YORK — The 11th annual Armenia Fund telethon will take place on Thanksgiving Day in a global effort to raise money for the Armenia Fund Rural Development Program (RDP), focusing on the Lori[...]

Armenians Accuse Greeks of Status Quo Breach By Arthur Hagopian JERUSALEM — The Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the traditional site of the tomb of Jesus of Nazareth, and regarded by many as the holiest relic in the whole of Christendom,[...]

WASHINGTON — Armenian President Serge Sargisian and Artsakh (Karabagh) President Bako Sahakian were among the world leaders who sent their enthusiastic congratulations to President-Elect Barack Obama and Vice President-Elect Joseph Biden[...]

Dear President-Elect Obama: Your election to the presidency of the most powerful nation on earth was a dream come true. The strongest mandate accorded to you by the citizenry of America will resonate around the globe, will touch millions[...]

By Denis Dyomkin MOSCOW (Combined Sources) — The leaders of Armenia and Azerbaijan have signed an agreement in Moscow, agreeing to intensify talks to end a 20-year conflict over the disputed territory of Nagorno-Karabagh. The agreement[...]

YEREVAN — Haigashen Ouzounian, the ADL and Tekeyan Cultural Association leader, established an annual literary award in 1960. Since that time, the Haigashen Ouzounian Literary Award Committee has given out prizes annually to writers of[...]

By Thomas C . Nash Mirror-Spectator Staff CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Operating under the assumption that Sen. Barack Obama will easily carry Massachusetts on November 4, the Belmont-based Armenian Americans for Obama is focusing on swingstates[...]

By Taleen Babayan Mirror-Spectator Staff NEW YORK — An evening of recognition and fundraising for the Children of Armenia Fund (COAF) celebrated its eight years of service to Armenia’s youngest citizens. The elegant evening held at[...]