Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II

By Ruzanna Stepanian YEREVAN (Azatutyun) — Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s political team announced on May 31 plans to impose more taxes on the Armenian Apostolic Church amid continuing anti-government protests[...]

By Susan Badalian, Gayane Saribekian and Shoghik Galstian YEREVAN (Azatutyun) — Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan defended on Wednesday, May 29, police officers who tried to physically stop Catholicos Karekin II,[...]

By Shoghik Galstian YEREVAN ( — Police tried to stop the supreme head of the Armenian Apostolic Church, Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II, from visiting a war memorial on[...]

By Shoghik Galstian and Naira Bulghadarian YEREVAN (Azatutyun) — Police made nearly 300 arrests on Monday, May 27, as Archbishop Bagrat Galstanyan and his supporters continued to demonstrate in Yerevan[...]

ECHMIADZIN —Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, received the initiator of the Future Armenian movement, co-founder of the “Aurora” humanitarian initiative, renowned scientist and philanthropist Noubar[...]

YEREVAN (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia Aram I has expressed support for the Mother See of Holy Echmiadzin for its “patriotic position and activities”, the patriarchy[...]

LONDON ( — Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, met with Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, the leader of the Church of England, during his visit to[...]

ECHMIADZIN — On January 05, on the Eve of the Feats of the Holy Nativity and Theophany of Our Lord Jesus Christ, under the presidency of His Holiness Karekin II,[...]

In these most sad days in the history of the Armenian people, while calls are being made among the Armenians of the homeland and diaspora to take initiatives that create[...]

By Shoghik Galstian YEREVAN (Azatutyun) — Breaking with a decades-long tradition, Armenia’s state television has not broadcast a New Year’s Eve address by Catholicos Karekin II, the supreme head of[...]