Topic: Armenian Assembly of America

WASHINGTON — On October 4, during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing, in response to questions posed by Ranking Member Robert Menendez (D-NJ), the US Ambassadorial nominee to Azerbaijan, Earle D. Litzenberger, stated that the[...]

WASHINGTON — When Annie Simonian Totah fights for Armenian Genocide recognition on Capitol Hill, the dispiriting thought of her parents in an orphanage takes centerstage. The daughter of Genocide survivors, Totah has made it one of her[...]

PHILADELPHIA — The Armenian Assembly of America will honor Life Trustees Peter and Irene Vosbikian with the Global Humanitarian Award at the Philadelphia Celebration on Saturday, April 28 at the National Constitution Center. The[...]

WASHINGTON — The Armenian Assembly of America’s Summer Internship Program in Armenia concluded in August. The program featured lectures and discussions with a wide range of officials and tours around the homeland. The eight-week[...]

GREAT NECK, N.Y.  —  Sometimes fairy tales don’t come true. The story of Anoush Mathevosian and the Armenian Genocide museum in Washington, DC is one such case. Anoush’s grandfather was killed in the Genocide, and her father[...]

WASHINGTON — The Armenian Assembly of America welcome Rep. Dan Kildee (D-MI) to the Congressional Caucus on Armenian Issues. An Assembly delegation met with Kildee last month and discussed issues of concern to Armenian American[...]

WASHINGTON — The Armenian Assembly of America (Assembly) salutes Iraqi Kurdistan’s referendum on independence and its results, where the people voted for three provinces of northern Iraq to become part of the sovereign Iraqi[...]

WASHINGTON — Armenian Caucus Co-Chair Representative David Valadao (R-CA) spearheaded a bipartisan amendment along with Co-Chairs Representatives Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) and Jackie Speier (D-CA), House Foreign Affairs Committee[...]

WASHINGTON — The Armenian Assembly of America celebrated the 40th year of its internship program, which provides opportunities for the next generation of Armenian Americans to participate in public service in Washington. The[...]

WASHINGTON — Last week, the US House Appropriations Committee approved the Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs (SFOPS) Appropriations Bill, the Armenian Assembly of America (Assembly) reported. In total,[...]