International

GENEVA (PanArmenian.Net) — On the 22nd anniversary of the pogroms of Armenians in Sumgait, the Switzerland-Armenia Association issued a statement reminding the public about the ongoing anti-Armenian policies of Baku and the Azerbaijani[...]

YEREVAN (A1+) — Relatives of people diagnosed with aplastic anemia have to find donors themselves. They either give blood or buy it from Armenia’s Health Ministry’s Blood Transfusion Center, named after Professor R. Yolyan. To date,[...]

LIDICE, Czech Republic (PanArmenian.Net) — Armenia’s Ambassador to the Czech Republic Ashot Hovakimian visited the Czech village of Lidice, where the Azerbaijani Embassy jointly with the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and the Azer-Czech[...]

TORONTO — On January 17, the AGBU Young Professionals (YP) of Toronto hosted a business etiquette seminar as they kicked off the new year. The Business Etiquette Workshop was led by Natalie Jikerjian, a Cambridge University-certified[...]

KIGALI, Rwanda (BBC) — French President Nicolas Sarkozy has acknowledged that France and the international community made “mistakes,” during the 1994 Rwandan[...]

By Anush Melkonian LONDON — David Miller, former British ambassador to Armenia, was one of the speakers at the London School of Economics screening on March 5 of “The Blue Book,” a British documentary about the ongoing Turkish denial[...]

Catalonia Recognizes Armenian Genocide CATALONIA, Spain (Arminfo) — On February 26, the parliament of the Spanish province of Catalonia recognized the Armenian Genocide The decision of the parliament says that the Armenian Genocide was[...]

By Irina Hovannisian YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Two men will go on trial soon for their alleged role in an attack on young opposition activists that campaigned for the opposition candidate in a recent parliamentary bi-election held in Yerevan.[...]

YEREVAN (PanArmenian.Net) — Yerevan celebrated the 130th birthday of Armenian painter Martiros Saryan. To mark the jubilee, the Martiros Saryan Museum launched an exhibition of Saryan’s work and his contemporaries’ photos. An[...]

By Emil Danielyan YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — President Serge Sargisian asserted Armenia’s European vocation on Wednesday at a meeting with the visiting head of an alliance of Europe’s leading conservative parties. Sargisian and Wilfried[...]

Armina Darbinyan Appointed Armenian Assembly Regional Director YEREVAN (ArmInfo) — Armina Darbinyan has been appointed the new regional director of the Armenian Assembly of America office in Armenia and Karabagh. She replaces Arpi[...]