Switzerland

GENEVA (Deutche Welle) — A global media investigation dubbed Suisse Secrets has revealed that Switzerland’s second-largest bank failed to crack down on illicit funds passing through accounts held by dictators, criminals and corrupt[...]

YEREVAN / ZURICH, SWITZERLAND — Veronique Tamaccio was born in 1982 in  Marseille. She is a Switzerland-based ballerina and dance teacher with Italian and Armenian roots. At the age of 8, she stood out in dance competitions in[...]

GENEVA/YEREVAN — Alain-Barkev Navarra-Navassartian was born in Paris and resides in Geneva. He has studied at University of Sorbonne and Columbia University, New York City. He is a doctor in art history, PhD in sociology in Italy and the[...]

BERN (Reuters) — An official at Azeri soccer (football) club Qarabag has been provisionally banned by UEFA while he is investigated for potentially “violating basic rules of decent conduct” in comments he made on social media, the[...]

EUROPE (Diaspora High Commissioner’s Office, varied sources) – From early in the morning on Friday, October 16, the Armenians of Europe initiated a protest of unprecedented scale in nine European nations. They blocked the[...]

GENEVA (Armenpress, Panarmenian.net) — A peaceful protest took place in front of the United Nations Office in Geneva against the recent military offensive unleashed by Azerbaijan against Armenia on July 28. The purpose of the[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN/LUCERNE, Switzerland — In the intellectual and musical circles of Yerevan many know Swiss musician Alexander Brincken due to his exceptional connection with Armenia and[...]

GENEVA (Swissinfo.ch) — Switzerland’s highest court has rejected the opposition raised by several Genevans to a recently-unveiled monument commemorating the Armenian Genocide in the city. The decision published by the Federal Court on[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN/GENEVA — Peggy Hinaekian is an artist and author living in the US (Florida and California) and Switzerland. Born and raised in Egypt, she immigrated to Canada with her first[...]

DAVOS, Switzerland (Armenpress) — Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan is participating in the World Economic Forum in Davos this week. He participated in many activities and meetings. On January 22, he and president of Azerbaijan[...]