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PARIS (Reuters) — President Emmanuel Macron led tributes to the millions of soldiers who died during World War I on Sunday, November 11, holding a solemn ceremony attended by dozens of world leaders in Paris to commemorate the centenary[...]

PARIS (AP) — Karen Khachanov upset a tired-looking Novak Djokovic 7-5, 6-4 to win the Paris Masters title and deprive Djokovic of the chance on Sunday, November 4, to match Rafael Nadal‘s record of 33 Masters titles. Djokovic, a[...]

YEREVAN — Aurora Humanitarian Initiative co-founders Noubar Afeyan, Vartan Gregorian, Ruben Vardanyan announced this week the creation of a scholarship to honor the legacy of the late singer, Charles Aznavour. The new scholarship will be[...]

By Nora Armani Charles Aznavour, Shahnour Vaghinak Aznavourian, is no more. An era has come to an end. A great man has died, one who was the author of thousands of poems turned into songs that portrayed every single universal nuance of the[...]

PARIS (AFP and Guardian) — France paid a moving national homage on October  5 to the late singer Charles Aznavour, the little man with the very big life. With honors that are usually reserved for national heroes, one of the greatest[...]

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France (Panorama.am) — The Days of Artsakh in France festival was hosted in the French city of Aix-en-Provence, with the events planned within the frameworks of the festival to run through October 13, the Artsakh[...]

PARIS (Armenpress) — Sorbonne University of Paris hosted the international seminar “Komitas: Crossroads of Classic and Modern,” on September 28. The event took place at Sorbonne’s Grand Salon, the very same hall where nearly a[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Yerevan’s TUMO center will host the La Francophonie Economic Forum on October 10. Deputy minister for economic development and investments Mane Adamyan told a news conference that they expect 360 participants at[...]

PARIS (Combined Sources) — Thousands of people gathered in the Armenian capital of Yerevan on Tuesday, October 2, to sign a condolence book and pay their last respects to Charles Aznavour, who died on Monday, October 1. His death at the[...]

PARIS (RFE/RL) — French President Emmanuel Macron met with Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan in Paris on Friday, September 14, for talks focused on an upcoming summit of Francophonie nations to be held in Yerevan next month.[...]