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ARLINGTON, Mass. — Last week the Khazé Publishing of Tehran announced the release in Farsi of Hakob Karapents’ Adami girke , his second and most celebrated published novel. Titled Ketabé Adam, it has been translated by Andranik[...]

LISLE, ILL. – George G. Markarian, MD, age 88, a longtime resident of Lisle, passed away on November 22. He was born on May 15, 1932 in Tabriz, Iran. Dr. Markarian is survived by his wife of 58 years, Larissa Markarian (nee[...]

Death Toll Rises as War Continues YEREVAN (Combined Sources) — As the war is stretching into its third week, the casualties are mounting and the entire Republic of Artsakh is under attack, as is Armenia. Reflecting that sense of[...]

Along with the recognition of the genocide by Turkey, Armenians entertain the dream of recovering historic Armenia, based on the Treaty of Sèvres of 1920 and the pledge made by President Woodrow Wilson on behalf of the international[...]

YEREVAN (Public Radio of Armenia) — The Armenian Government is expected to suspend travel with Iran for two weeks, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said in a Facebook post on February 23. “Based on Article 16 of the Law on State Border[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Sixty-five Armenian nationals will be airlifted out of coronavirus-hit Iran on a special flight, foreign ministry official Arsen Avagyan said on February 25. “The 65 nationals of the Republic of Armenia have[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Armenia has called on neighboring Iran and the United States to de-escalate their tensions following the assassination of IranianGeneral Qassem Soleimani. Official Yerevan also pledged over the weekend to maintain[...]

In his heyday, Georgia’s former president, Mikheil Saakashvili, made a hostile statement impacting Armenia during an official visit to Baku, the Azeri capital. He said, “Azerbaijan’s enemy is Georgia’s enemy.” No official[...]

MOSCOW (Armenpress) — Soviet intelligence officer Gohar Vardanyan, the wife of the Hero of the Soviet Union Gevorg Vardanyan, died at age  93, the Armenian Embassy in Russia said in a released statement on Monday, November 25. Gohar[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator OSLO/YEREVAN – Odette Nikgol is a Norway-based Armenian painter, animator and translator. We have been in touch since 1997. “I have worked hard to be able to present myself as an[...]