International

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[...]

By Andrew Higgins DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (Washington Post) — Even by the standards of a city that celebrates extravagance, it was a spectacular shopping spree: In just two weeks early last year, an 11-year-old boy from Azerbaijan[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Armenia has officially responded to international mediators’ recently modified plan to end the Nagorno-Karabagh conflict, an aide to President Serge Sargisian said on Thursday. The American, French and Russian[...]

Mirror-Spectator Now Offers E-Subscriptions WATERTOWN, Mass. — Starting March 15, the Armenian Mirror-Spectator newspaper will be available to be e-mailed every Thursday, in color PDF format. The annual rate for the e-subscription is[...]