Garo Paylan

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — President of Armenia Vahagn Khachatryan received ethnic Armenian lawmaker of the Turkish parliament Garo Paylan on November 1, the Presidential Office said. Khachaturyan welcomed Paylan’s visit to Armenia. During[...]

ISTANBUL (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Turkish-Armenian lawmaker Garo Paylan has raised the destruction and isolation of the St. Bartholomew Armenian Monastery in the region of Baskale of Turkey’s Van province. The church has been standing for[...]

By Miran Manukyan ISTANBUL (Agos) — Garo Paylan, member of parliament representing the HDP party, on April 22, asked for the recognition of the Armenian Genocide. He asked that those responsible be identified and that their names be[...]

ISTANBUL (Azatutyun) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has strongly condemned Turkish-Armenian Member of Parliament Garo Paylan for demanding that Ankara officially recognize the 1915 Armenian genocide. Erdogan said on April 25[...]

ANKARA (Bianet) — Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Diyarbakır MP Garo Paylan has welcomed the meeting of Armenia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Ararat Mirzoyan and Turkey’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu in Antalya[...]

ISTANBUL (Public Radio of Armenia) — Armenian religious heritage sites in Turkey remain under threat, the US Commission on International Religious Freedom said in a new report on Turkey on December 6. “In early 2021 the Surp Toros[...]

ISTANBUL (Armenpress) — Treasure hunters in historical Armenian settlements in Turkey have damaged the 18th-century St. Toros Armenian Church in Kayseri, ethnic Armenian lawmaker of the Turkish Parliament Garo Paylan said on social media[...]

By Nazlan Ertan IZMIR, Turkey (Al-Monitor) — A gunman attacked the headquarters of the pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) in Izmir, the third-largest city of Turkey, June 17, killing a 38-year-old volunteer. The gunman’s[...]

ISTANBUL (Armenpress) — Armenian HDP deputy Garo Paylan of the Turkish parliament filed a criminal complaint against Turkish politician Ümit Özdağ. The Turkish lawmaker of Armenian descent representing the Peoples’ Democratic Party[...]

ANKARA (Bianet) – Independent MP Ümit Özdağ has threatened Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) deputy Garo Paylan over his remarks about the Armenian Genocide. On April 24 Genocide Remembrance Day, Paylan criticized the fact that[...]