Armenia had hardly regained domestic peace as a result of the Velvet Revolution, when urgent foreign policy issues began amassing on its borders. Constant threat of war with Azerbaijan is already a permanent problem against which Armenia[...]

WASHINGTON – The results of cultural diplomacy and American efforts in Armenia are often encountered, but it is rare to hear diplomats publicly define and discuss this oft ambiguous tool of governments. The Smithsonian Folklife Festival,[...]

By Larry Tart Special to the Mirror-Spectator SASNASHEN, Armenia – Few Armenian Americans are aware that 17 United States Air Force airmen perished in a crash in Armenia on September 2, 1958, yet this major international incident was the[...]

Common folks in Egypt have a very keen sense of humor.  They can create anecdotes to render the most complex political issues into simple humorous stories. One such anecdote is about President Anwar Sadat, who succeeded President Gamal[...]

WATERTOWN – The new government of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has been sending various representatives to meet with Armenians in the diaspora over the past several months. Diaspora Minister Mkhitar Hayrapetyan made a whirlwind tour of[...]

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N. J. – Upon the request of Armenia’s Ministry of the Diaspora and the Embassy of the Republic of Armenia to the United States, a town hall community meeting with Diaspora Minister Mkhitar Hayrapetyan was held on[...]

At one Armenia-Diaspora convocation in Yerevan long ago, where more than 3,000 participants were attending, a dramatic incident took place. Prime Minister Vazken Sargsyan, who had just returned from the US, had announced his determination[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and his wife, Anna Hakobyan, have lent their personal apartment in Yerevan to a homeless family after moving to their official residence. Hakobyan said that this family had approached[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Russian President Vladimir Putin telephoned Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on Monday, July 23, to discuss close ties between their countries and the future of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU). Putin also had[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Armenian officials are also to blame for a Russian military exercise that scared residents of a village in the northwestern Shirak province, Defense Minister Davit Tonoyan said on Sunday. His remarks contrasted with[...]

NICOSIA, Cyprus (Armenpress) — Armenia’s Minister of Diaspora Mkhitar Hayrapetyan, who is in Cyprus on an official visit, on July 24 met with Photis Photiou, Presidential Commissioner for Humanitarian Issues and Overseas Cypriots.[...]