Europe

AVIGNON, France (Public Radio of Armenia) — A bust of Missak Manouchian, the national French hero of the French Resistance, was unveiled in Perdiguier Central Park here, on Tuesday, November 8. Attending the event were the Mayor of[...]

STRASBOURG, France (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Armenia’s Government Representative before the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) Gevorg Kostanyan said on Monday, November 7 that the Court will rule next year on a case brought by the[...]

BERLIN (Deutsche Welle) — A Berlin court handed financial fines to two people who directed online abuse at German parliamentarians of Turkish origin, according to media reports on November 3. Both officials had backed the parliament’s[...]

By Harold Short ROME — As previously reported in these pages, the Julfa Cemetery Digital Repatriation Project has the goal of creating a virtual reconstruction of the destroyed Julfa Cemetery, with 2,000 khachkars from the medieval and[...]

YEREVAN (Public Radio of Armenia) — President of the Belgian Senate Christine Defraigne visited the Tsitsernakaberd Memorial this week, accompanied by Vice-Speaker of the Armenian National Assembly Hermine Naghdalyan and Head of the[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — A senior judge of Armenia’s Court of Cassation who upheld a controversial ruling in a Yerevan family’s property compensation dispute with the government has been urged to resign after the European Court of Human[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff PARIS — For the past century, the recognition of the Armenian Genocide and the subsequent and appropriate punitive measures have been debated in various venues and communities around the world.[...]

MALAGA, Spain (Armenpress) — The City Council of Malaga, Spain, has unanimously adopted a statement officially recognizing and condemning the Armenian Genocide, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia said. The statement characterizes[...]

MARBELLA, Spain (PanARMENIAN.Net) — The city council of Marbella in Spain has adopted an institutional declaration officially recognizing and condemning the Armenian Genocide. All the political forces participating in the vote[...]

YEREVAN (Public Radio of Armenia) — Brussels Airlines will launch flights to Armenia from March 31st next year, according to Business Traveller. The new route will be served by an Airbus A320, flying from Brussels airport to[...]

LONDON (Guardian) — An exhibition of works by Armenian-Canadian photographer Yousuf Karsh has opened in London and will run through October 22. Karsh’s camera captured everyone from Albert Einstein to Martin Luther King as well as[...]