International

NEW YORK (Public Radio of Armenia) — In a recent meeting with the International Raul Wallenberg Foundation (IRWF) representatives Mordecai Paldiel and Zvika Kichel, Charles Aznavour confirmed the riveting story of courage in which his[...]

ALEPPO (Bos News Life) — Sustained rocket attacks in the last couple of weeks in the Syrian city of Aleppo has left up to 200 Christians dead, an aid group said. In a statement, workers at Barnabas Fund asked for prayers for the[...]

By Constanze Letsch ISTANBUL (The Guardian) — A push by the Turkish government to strip parliamentarians of their immunity is a clear attempt by the president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, to target opposition MPs and risks inflaming[...]

VIENNA (ArmeniaNow) — President Serzh Sargsyan of Armenia and President Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan agreed to respect the ceasefire in Nagorno Karabagh and resume their dialogue to find a compromise peace deal during internationally[...]

ANKARA (Combined Sources) — A rally was scheduled to take place on May 11 in Yerevan, in support of Garo Paylan, an Armenian member of the Turkish Parliament, whose assault was captured on videotape last week as he was speaking in the[...]

By Marianne Firth ST. CATHARINES, Canada (St. Catharines Standard) — One by one, carnations were carefully placed at its base. The act was a showing of respect and moment of reflection for the some 200 people who attended the unveiling[...]

PARIS (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Two former Rwandan mayors went on trial Tuesday, May 10 in Paris for allegedly inciting and taking a leading part in the mass killing of ethnic Tutsis during the first days of the 1994 Rwandan genocide, the[...]

ALEPPO (Reuters) — Syrian government forces and their allies fought insurgents near Aleppo on Monday, May 9, and jets conducted raids around a nearby town seized by Islamist rebels, a monitoring group said, as Syria’s military said a[...]

YEREVAN (Combined Sources) — Armenian Foreign Minister Eduard Nalbandian received this week Ambassador Herbert Salber, the European Union’s Special representative for the South Caucasus and the Conflict in Georgia. Nalbandian briefed[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff MONTREAL — Four athletes are hoping to bring gold to Armenia at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. They participated a major qualifier competition in Boston in March. Montreal-born ice[...]

ROME — In early April, Father Federico Lombardi, director of the Vatican press service, announced that Pope Francis plans to make two important trips to the Caucasus region over the coming months. He will be in Armenia from June 24-26,[...]