Armenian Genocide

  LOS ANGELES — In honor of the upcoming 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, the University of Southern California (USC) Shoah Foundation — The Institute for Visual History and Education, is readying at least 40 of the[...]

PASADENA, Calif. — The first Armenian American Rose Float Association (AARFA) won the 2015 New Year’s Day Tournament of Roses’ President’s Award for most effective floral use and presentation for their “Cradle of Civilization”[...]

ECHMIADZIN, Armenia — On December 28, the Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II issued an encyclical pertaining to the centennial of the Armenian Genocide, which was sent to all the churches of the Church of Armenia, and read at the[...]

ISTANBUL (Agos) — Journalist Murat Bardakçi announced this week that a Turkish Historical Society (TTK) official removed “dispatch registers” kept after the deportation law was issued in 1915 from the Ottoman archives, and hid them[...]

  MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (Armenpress) — The Armenian Genocide museum construction is on the way. In the first months of 2015, most probably, the government of Uruguay will provide a territory for the museum. Armenpress got informed[...]

  MONTEVIDEO, Uruguary (PrensaArmenia) — Before his trip to Yerevan, Vice President of Uruguay Danilo Astori spoke at Carrasco International Airport with one of the members of the Armenian National Committee of Uruguay about the[...]

  Once an outspoken advocate for Israel’s recognition of the massacres, president quietly distances himself from the campaign By Tamar Pileggi TEL AVIV (Times of Israel) — President Reuven Rivlin, formerly an outspoken advocate of[...]

BERLIN — Among the numerous initiatives launched to commemorate the centenary of the Armenian Genocide is a reading of Armenian literary works on a grand scale. Organized by two cultural institutions in Germany, the initiative will[...]

  MISSION HILLS, Calif. — Ararat-Eskijian Museum will present an illustrated talk titled “Considering Genocide Testimony: Three Case Studies from the Armenian, Pontic and Assyrian Genocides” by Paul R. Bartrop, PhD, Professor[...]

  RICHMOND, Va. — The Virginia Council of Churches at its 70th Annual Meeting at Faith Community Baptist Church in Richmond on November 6 approved unanimously a resolution calling for the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of[...]

  WASHINGTON — The Armenian Assembly of America, the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA), and Representatives Adam Schiff (D-CA) and David Valadao (R-CA), held a press conference on November 18 at the National Press Club[...]