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By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff BOSTON — In the past week, the two co-leaders of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) in Turkey, Selahattin Demirtas and Figen Yuksekdag, as well as several other party members, have been[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff WATERTOWN — People in Karabakh, according to HALO Trust, the world’s largest humanitarian mine-clearing organization, are more likely to be the victims of landmines than the inhabitants of[...]

By Andi Altenbach RIO DE JANEIRO (Excellesports.com) — As a young gymnast, Houry Gebeshian remembers having two particular role models. One was close to home, an older girl named Nicole Langevin who trained at her gym. The other came[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Armenia’s Prosecutor-General Gevorg Kostanian unexpectedly stepped down on Thursday, citing health reasons. Kostanian’s press secretary, Kristine Melkonian, said he informed other senior prosecutors about the[...]

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Michael Aram has opened a 6,000-sq.-ft. store on the corner of North Robertson and Beverly boulevards in West Hollywood. CA. This is the designer’s second retail location and his first outside of New York[...]

YEREVAN (aravot.am) — Armenia law enforcement authorities released from custody on August 8 one of the organizers of daily demonstrations held in support of opposition gunmen that seized a police compound in Yerevan on July 17. Alek[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Five Armenian police officers were suspended on August 5 for using excessive force against participants of opposition demonstrations held late last month in support of gunmen that seized a police station in Yerevan.[...]

BELMONT, Mass. — The National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) will undertake a $2.5 million renovation of its aging building to transform it into a welcoming hub for scholars and Armenians and non-Armenians alike. [...]