Armenia & Karabakh

YEREVAN (Public Radio of Armenia) — An 8th century B.C. settlement has been discovered at “Lernagog-1” site near the village of Lernagog in Armenia’s Armavir Province. For the first time in the region archaeologists have uncovered[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Armenia’s next president must be a renowned but politically inexperienced individual who speaks foreign languages, President Serzh Sargysan said on Tuesday, January 16. Sargysan commented on his possible successor at[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Armenia’s parliament unanimously passed on Tuesday, January 16, a resolution recognizing as genocide the 2014 mass killings of Yazidis in Iraq which were committed by the Islamic State (IS) extremist group. The[...]

YEREVAN (Public Radio of Armenia) — The Armenian National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs will consider a draft statement on condemning the genocide against the Yezidi people in the parts of Iraq controlled by[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan YEREVAN — In the run-up to the centenary of the Armenian Genocide, more and more incidents and details came to light, many touching on unexpected subjects and geographic settings. In 2012, during a visit to Yerevan[...]

SAN FRANCISCO and YEREVAN — Many upscale skin care and cosmetic brands now tap into the power of nature, leading to the creation of many creams and potions that not only are gentle on the skin but provide real benefits and smell fresh,[...]

By Haykaram Nahapetyan Mirror-Spectator Video Correspondent “The Red Army was as multiethnic as the Soviet Union, but its generals were overwhelmingly Russian. Very few non-Slavs reached high rank and the highest proportion of those who[...]

By Tom Hawthorn TORONTO, Canada (Globe and Mail) – While playing for the Soviet Union in the gold-medal basketball game at the 1964 Olympics, point guard Armenak Alajajian contested a loose ball, only to have a much larger American land[...]

Glendale, Calif. – The Armenia Artsakh Fund (AAF) delivered over 5.6 million US dollars’ worth of humanitarian assistance to Armenia and Artsakh during the fourth quarter of 2017. The AAF itself collected 5.5 million[...]

GLENDALE — The City of Glendale shows its appreciation to the Armenian American Orphans Children Fund and those who consistently support it. The Appreciation Night on November 30 gave the City of Glendale and the Armenian American[...]

By Judith Saryan Not long ago in Stepanakert, I wore a t-shirt with the image of Zabel Yessayan on it. A young woman approached my colleague and asked timidly, “Who is Zabel?’ That was exactly the question that I wanted the[...]