One month after the conclusion of the Karabakh war, President Ilham Aliyev organized a bombastic military parade in Baku on December 10, with the participation of his big brother, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey. The speakers at[...]

BAKU (AP, Reuters, France24, Trend, Daily Sabah, en.president.az, Facebook) – On December 10, Azerbaijan celebrated its military victory over Artsakh and Armenia with a parade in Baku presided over by Azerbaijani president Ilham Aliyev[...]

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — The Mt. Davidson Cross Armenian Council, also known as the Council of Armenian American Organizations of Northern California (CAAONC), is closing out 2020 with positive momentum. Along with the addition of six[...]

FRESNO — The Fresno State Armenian Studies Program Director Prof. Barlow Der Mugrdechian announced recently the publication of Dr. Vahram Shemmassian’s The Armenians of Musa Dagh: From Obscurity to Genocide Resistance and Fame[...]

PORTLAND, Maine — The Armenian Cultural Association of Maine will host a virtual lecture with Professor Henry C. Theriault titled “The Legacy of Hate: 1915 to 2020, Asia Minor to Artsakh,” on December 12 at 9:30 a.m. (EST). The[...]

LOS ANGELES – If there is a silver lining to the dark clouds of the Artsakh defeat, it is the strong support for Armenia demonstrated publicly by prominent Armenians and non-Armenians during this crisis. One unexpected arena for this in[...]

PHILADELPHIA and DETROIT — Generations of Americans of Armenian descent have had to reckon with the aftermath of a genocide that nearly annihilated their people. Their stories have a new urgency in light of the recent war that broke out[...]

BOCHUM, Germany — I conducted a long interview with Serpazan Sebuh Chuljian on October 15, 2015 in Vanadzor. I have included this interview as a chapter in my book, One-Winged Eagle, which was published in Istanbul recently. The opening[...]

DIYARBAKIR, Turkey (Agos) – The former president of the Diyarbakir Bar Association, Ahmet Ozmen, and all the members of the former executive board, are being tried in their official capacity for pronouncements made during the days of[...]

Watching the news about and from Armenia has become a real source of trauma for all Armenians around the world. Armenia, as a nation, lost a piece of historic land in Karabakh, while many families have lost their young sons and daughters,[...]

Sirvart-Auntie was a “leftover of the sword.” This remarkable woman, a native of Fenesse, Turkey, and a survivor of the Armenian genocide, was the reason my great-grandmother, Vartanoush Kezelian, her fellow survivor and sister-in-law,[...]