Topic: protests

CHICAGO – Due to its status as America’s third largest city, the presence of both Armenian and Turkish consulates, a thriving Armenian community, as well as a substantial Turkish community, Chicago is becoming a hotspot for protests[...]

PARIS – Armenians rallied in large numbers on October 18 in Paris in the third rally in recent days concerning Azerbaijani aggression against Artsakh and Armenia (see the accompanying article by Jean Eckian in the Mirror). Actor and[...]

BOSTON – A handful of Azerbaijanis were demonstrating in front of the Massachusetts State House in Boston in the afternoon of October 19 and stayed until the evening. The police made them remove their flag from the wall, according to[...]

By Ken Martin Special to the Mirror-Spectator WORCESTER , Mass. – Worcester, the “Mother City” in America for Armenian immigrants seeking sanctuary since the late 19th century from political oppression and Genocide, and a hub for[...]

By Jean Eckian Paris – Around 20,000 Armenians gathered near the Invalides institution on Sunday, October 18, to listen to several speakers and activists for the Armenian cause, including Ara Toranian and Mourad Papazian, 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[...]

NEW YORK / LOS ANGELES – The President and CEO of CBS Entertainment Group in New York, George Cheeks, issued an apologetic statement on October 14 to Ambassador Armen Baibourtian, Consul General of Armenia of Los Angeles, according to[...]

By Jean Eckian Paris –  Gathered in front of the National Assembly, 6,000 Armenians, officials and deputies urgently demanded on October 13 that France recognize Artsakh, condemn Turkey and abandon support for the entry of this country[...]

By Ken Martin Special to the Mirror-Spectator BOSTON – Armenian-Americans from New England and beyond hit the streets of Boston again to protest the two-week-old war against Artsakh by Azerbaijan and its eager ally Turkey, this time with[...]

  LOS ANGELES – The streets of Los Angeles were blanketed with the colors red, blue, and orange on October 11 during the Artsakh under Attack: March for Victory demonstration organized by the Pan-Armenian Council of Western USA. The[...]