Japan

TOKYO (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Boxer Hovhannes Bachkov won bronze at Tokyo Olympics, raising Armenia’s medal count to four. The lightweight boxer lost his final bout to Keyshawn Davis of the United States 5:0 on Friday, August 6․[...]

By Ava Wallace TOKYO (WASHINGTON POST) — The element of spontaneity involved in tipping buckets of Gatorade onto coaches’ heads or hoisting them on a team’s shoulders is nice and all, but “nice” is a few dozen pool lengths away[...]

TOKYO (Panorama.am) — Armenia won three Olympic medals in Tokyo this week: Artistic gymnast Artur Davtyan won the first medal for Armenia. He scored 14.733 points in the men’s vault event to win the bronze medal on August 2.[...]

YEREVAN (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Armenian boxer Hovhannes Bachkov (63kg) will participate in the Tokyo Olympics this summer, the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport confirmed on Tuesday, June 29. The two-time European champion[...]

By Astghik Hovhannisyan Senior lecturer, Russia-Armenian University, Yerevan Visiting researcher, Ritsumeikan University, Japan TOKYO – On November 7, 1918 the Japanese newspaper Asahi published an article titled “Mass Killings of[...]

By A. B. Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN — An event titled “Tokei Maru: the Salvation of Armenian and Greeks in Smyrna” took place in the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute Foundation conference hall on February 18. It was[...]

Turkey’s foreign policy has all the trimmings of a superpower. That robust posture is based on its military might, which is being deployed arrogantly in regions away from Turkey’s immediate sphere of influence. On the one hand, Turkey[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian, together with his wife Nouneh Sarkissian, attended the enthronement ceremony of new Emperor of Japan Naruhito in Tokyo on October 22, the Presidential Office reported. The[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan met on October 17 with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Special Advisor Eiichi Hasegawa, the Prime Minister’s Office said. The special advisor to the prime minister of Japan[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator TOKYO — Wheat bread was introduced for the first time to the rice-eating Japanese people in the 16th century by Portuguese missionaries. Because of Japan’s complete isolation from[...]