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ISTANBUL (Public Radio of Armenia) — The Dresden Symphony Orchestra will present a program titled “Aghet,” dedicated to the Armenian Genocide, at the German Consulate General in Istanbul on November 13, the Turkish service[...]

By Muriel Mirak-Weissbach DRESDEN, Germany — On October 3 Dresden hosted the celebrations for the Day of German Unity, the reunification that was forged in 1990. Bundestag President Norbert Lammert expressed optimism and pride that[...]

YEREVAN — On October 3, the solemn concert of the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Armenia and the Philharmonic Orchestra of Jena, dedicated to the 25th Anniversary of the Independence of Armenia and the German Unity Day, took place[...]

By Muriel Mirak-Weissbach Special to the Mirror-Spectator BERLIN — What better way to celebrate 25 years of independence? The Armenian Ambassador to Germany Ashot Smbatyan chose to focus on the achievements of the present and the hopes[...]

BERLIN (Reuters) — Germany’s foreign minister and the government’s top spokesman on Friday said a June parliamentary vote declaring the 1915 massacre of Armenians by Ottoman forces a genocide was not legally binding, comments that[...]

By Gulsen Solaker ANKARA (Combined Sources) — Turkish permission for German lawmakers to visit the Incirlik air base will depend on the German government distancing itself from a resolution branding a 1915 massacre of Armenians as[...]

RIO (Armenpress) — Armenian-born boxer Artem Harutyunyan, representing Germany, won a bronze medal in the 31st Summer Olympic Games, archysde.com reports. It is a great success for 26-year-old athlete, although he was very close to win[...]

Muriel Mirak-Weissbach Special to the Mirror-Spectator BERLIN — Rumors, reports and allegations pertaining to covert support for terrorists by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s government have circulated since the first armed[...]

BERLIN — Special Correspondent for the Mirror-Spectator Muriel Mirak-Weissbach recently interviewed prize-winning author Dogan Akhanli on the recent coup attempt in Turkey and its devastating purge in the country. Akhanli is a German of[...]

By Muriel Mirak-Weissbach Special to the Mirror-Spectator BOCHUM, Germany — For Nathanial Ullmann, a journalist for the largest regional newspaper in Germany, the response of participants at a concert in Bochum on July 8 showed just[...]

By Muriel Mirak-Weissbach Special to the Mirror-Spectator BERLIN — This is a most rare art exhibition. Not focused on one artist or even a school, it presents the works of distinct individuals joined through family ties, whose creative[...]