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YEREVAN — Armenian businessman and benefactor Vahakn Hovnanian died on August 31 at age 83, the Hovnanian International announced. Vahakn Stephan Hovnanian was a successful businessman, real estate developer and philanthropist. His[...]

NEW YORK — The New York-New Jersey area art and stage lovers were treated to a very special performance dedicated to the 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. Two consecutive performances took place on Friday, June 12 in New Jersey[...]

By V. Sonig Kradjian I had the serendipitous good fortune to meet former US president William Jefferson Clinton during my visit as a guest to the Clinton Foundation’s annual gala in New York City in March 2015. Once a year, a big[...]

By Robert Fisk The Kurds were born to be betrayed. Almost every would-be Middle East statelet was promised freedom after the First World War, and the Kurds even sent a delegation to Versailles to ask for a nation and safe borders. But[...]

WATERTOWN — On Thursday, July 30  at 6.30 p.m., the Armenian Museum will present a program and book release by the noted Canadian-Armenian photographer, Hrair Hawk Khatcherian. His latest work, titled 100: 1915-2015, includes more than[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — A “free expression of the will” of Nagorno-Karabagh’s population must be critical in determining the future internationally recognized status of the disputed territory, a senior U.S. negotiator said on Monday.[...]

By Hagop Vartivarian     ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. – Over a period of more than twenty years, the name Nazar Nazarian has turned everywhere into a synonym for unwavering dedication, solicitous compassion, paternal nurturement, and[...]

YEREVAN — The Department of State announced recently that a US trade delegation to Armenia will take place during the first week of October, to explore investment opportunities in renewable energy, energy efficiency and conservation to[...]

WASHINGTON — The US House Appropriations Committee this week approved the State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs (SFOPS) funding bill for Fiscal Year (FY) 2016, which covers US assistance to Armenia and the region. The bill[...]