Armenian Genocide

WASHINGTON — On April 24, President Barack Obama issued a statement in honor of the day, yet again, he refrained from using the phrase “Armenian Genocide.” Instead, he used the Armenian term “Meds Yeghern,” which translates into[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Hundreds of thousands of people silently marched to a hilltop memorial in the annual remembrance of some 1.5 million fellow Armenians slaughtered by Ottoman[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff BELMONT, Mass. — The Board of Selectmen here read a proclamation into the official record at their April 25 meeting, in which they commemorated the Armenian[...]

  By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff FAIR LAWN, N.J. — Dr. Rita Soulahian Kuyumjian presented her three new books concerning the Armenian Genocide at St. Leon Armenian Church here on April 13 in an event cosponsored by the church and[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff WASHINGTON — The protracted lawsuit revolving around the building of the Armenian Genocide Museum and Memorial (AGM&M), which has pitted the Armenian Assembly of America against one of its[...]

WASHINGTON — The US House of Representatives adjourned its session on December 22, leaving House Resolution 252, the Armenian Genocide Resolution, as part of its unfinished[...]

By Marni Pilafian Special to the Mirror-Spectator EXETER, N.H. — An Armenian psychologist did not have to look far to discover the effects of the Armenian Genocide on survivors’ families. He looked instead at his own[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff BOSTON — Kerry Kennedy lived up to her family name at the inaugural lecture in the human rights series sponsored by the K. George and Dr. Carolann Najarian Fund on Thursday, September 23. The[...]

WASHINGTON — Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) wrote a letter this week to Paula Kerger, the president and chief executive officer of Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), urging the network to air the film “Aghet: A Genocide” on PBS stations[...]

Rep. Schiff, Filmmaker Garapedian Delight Capacity Crowd By Andy Turpin Mirror-Spectator Staff BOSTON — On April 23, the annual State House commemoration of the Armenian Genocide featured a double-bill of documentary filmmaker and[...]

WASHINGTON — On April 24, President Barack Obama released a statement on the Armenian Genocide which again failed to use the word “genocide.” As a senator and presidential candidate, Obama pledged “As President I will recognize the[...]