By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN/SHANGHAI – Vanush Babayan, the art director of Hang Zhou Great Ballet Art Culture and the director of the international line at Allegro Dance Academy is a kind of crossing[...]

LOS ANGELES – Nina Lusine Hachigian is not only one of a handful of US ambassadors of Armenian ancestry, but also a trailblazer in Los Angeles municipal history as the first deputy mayor of international affairs. She was appointed to[...]

By Haykaram Nahapetyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator WASHINGTON – On March 12, the House Appropriations Subcommittee on State Foreign Operations and Related Programs held hearings on US fiscal year 2020 foreign financial aid. Van[...]

By Michael Melkonian Special to the Mirror-Spectator LOS ANGELES — Ara Khatchadourian, a renowned French-Armenian adventurer, extreme sport athlete and mountaineer who climbed the highest mountain in the world, now has his eyes set on a[...]

LAZIO, Italy ( — The Regional Council of Lazio, Italy has recognized the Armenian Genocide, one month before the commemoration of the victims of the tragedy on April 24, the Armenian community of Italy’s website reports.[...]

BERLIN (Armenpress) — Member of Parliament Karin Strenz from Germany’s ruling Christian-Democratic Union Party has been fined 20,000 Euros by the Bundestag for keeping secret that she received money from Azerbaijan through a lobbying[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Foreign minister of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan delivered remarks at a panel discussion titled “Women, Peace and Security: International and Armenian Practice” on March 15. During the address, on the final day[...]

ASTANA, Kazakhstan ( — Individual medals were awarded on Friday, March 15, at the FIDE World Team Championship, which had concluded the day before. As the Chess Federation of Armenia reports, a member of the Armenian[...]

BUENOS AIRES (Estacao Armenia) — Buenos Aires has given a green light to the construction of an Armenian Genocide museum in the city. The Buenos Aires legislature voted 54 to 2 last week to approve at second reading a bill that enables[...]

ISTANBUL (Public Radio of Armenia) — Archbishop Mesrob II Mutafyan, the 84th Armenian Patriarch of Constantinople, was laid to rest on Sunday, March 17, as many political and religious figures and Armenian nationals from overseas bid[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — International mediators brokering a peaceful solution to the protracted Nagorno-Karabakh conflict have urged the leaders of Armenia and Azerbaijan to refrain from statements and actions “suggesting significant[...]