Armenia & Karabakh

PARIS (Armenpress) — Member of French National Assembly, Co-chair of Armenia-France Parliamentary Friendship Group François Rochebloine drew the attention of French President Hollande on the case of the extradition of blogger Aleksander[...]

NEW YORK — Ayo!, the Fund for Armenian Relief’s crowdfunding platform, just launched a new campaign to raise funds for the Hrazdan Day Care Center for Disabled Children. The Center, which normally provides social, educational, and[...]

MOSCOW (Public Radio of Armenia) — Russia will help Baku and Yerevan reach mutually acceptable solutions to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday, March 6, after talks with his visiting[...]

By Raffi Bedrosyan When the government of Armenia decided to establish the Ministry of Diaspora in 2008, the objective was to form a partnership between the Armenian state and Armenians in the diaspora and to help strengthen the ties[...]

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[...]

BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan (Public Radio of Armenia) — The prime ministers of Armenia and Russia, Karen Karapetyan and Dmitry Medvedev, met on the sidelines of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council summit here. The two referred to the process[...]

YEREVAN — Thousands of children in Armenia are needlessly separated from their parents and placed in institutions due to disability or poverty, Human Rights Watch said in a report released late in February. The government should[...]

YEREVAN — March 3 marked the 25th anniversary of the founding of the Hayastan All-Armenian Fund. On March 3, 1992, the organization came into being with its national mission, as decreed by the first president of the Republic of Armenia.[...]

By Florence Avakian NEW YORK — It is not rare to find talented, professional females in Armenia, but Margarit Piliposyan stands out as a special dedicated leader, fomenting progress and innovation for one of the most important diasporan[...]

By Muriel Mirak-Weissbach Special to the Mirror-Spectator WARSAW — “Incredible Lusine Arakelyan gave a great New Year’s concert at the Warsaw concert hall in front of 1,200 guests. Her beautiful voice and great musical experience are[...]

STEPANAKERT ( — Foreign Ministry of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic reports that on February 20, a national referendum on a new draft of the constitution was held in the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh Republic). The[...]