International

  By Muriel Mirak-Weissbach Special to the Mirror-Spectator BOCHUM, Germany — What do Germans know about Armenians? The answer will vary from city to city and from one social layer to another. But surely overall it can be said, they[...]

  ISTANBUL — The name of veteran Turkish-Armenian actor Nubar Terziyan has been given to his old street in Büyükdere in Istanbul’s Sariyer district. According to Turkish-Armenian Agos, the executive board of the Büyükdere Surp[...]

  ISTANBUL (Armenpress) — The ancient Holy Illuminator Armenian Church in Turkey’s palu province will be restored according to Agos weekly, which had quoted the municipality and the head of the department for foundations. At one[...]

  LONDON — The works of Ivan Aivazovsky and Nicholas Roerich will be the main lots of the Bonhams auction taking place in London on November 26. One of the key lots will be Aivazovsky’s “Arrival of the Columbus Flotilla to the[...]

AMMAN, Jordan — Armenian President Serge Sargisian wrapped up his tour of Jordan on October 30 with a visit to a spot on the river by the same name where it is said that Jesus Christ was baptized. According to the presidential[...]

  JORDAN — The Armenian Church of St. Garabed was consecrated at the banks of the Jordan River in Jordan on October 31 by Archbishop Nourhan Manougian, the Armenian Patriarch of Jerusalem. President Serge Sargisian of Armenia was in[...]

BUENOS AIRES — “I am very pleased that San Lorenzo could be a pioneer in saying no to a budget offering, in saying that not everything can be bought, that not everything can be sold.” With those words, Matias Lammens, president of[...]

  TORONTO — The Tekeyan Cultural Association of Toronto held a book signing evening at its center on Friday, October 17, with a capacity crowd attending. Two books of Vahan Tekeyan poetry were presented at the affair. George[...]

By Hasmik Harutunyan Seymour and Seda Khachaturyan LONDON — St. Yegishe Armenian Church in London vibrated with a memorable classical concert on October 18, 2014. The Tekeyan Trust of London (TTL), a registered charity since 1979,[...]

  ISTANBUL (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Pope Francis will visit sites that recall Turkey’s often-tumultuous history at a cultural crossroads between continents and faiths during a three-day visit to the country next month, the[...]

By Muriel Mirak-Weissbach Special to the Mirror-Spectator BOCHUM, Germany — That little book by Dr. Hagop Martin Deranian continues to provoke debate, now even in Germany. The slim volume, President Calvin Coolidge and the Armenian[...]