Topic: US State Department

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — The US State Department has released the International Religious Freedom Report 2022 of the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom. Azerbaijan was included in the list of countries under[...]

WASHINGTON (Azatutyun) — Bilateral talks between the foreign ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan in Washington will be held over the course of “a few days”, according to a senior official in the United States privy to the details of[...]

By Thomas Becker Every year on April 24 we mark the 1915 Armenian genocide, in which up to 1.5 million Armenians perished at the hands of the Ottomans. But this year, we should also reflect on the present day, for Armenians are again[...]

YEREVAN (Azatutyun) — Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan met on April 18 with a visiting senior official from the US State Department for talks on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and US-Armenian relations. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State[...]

By Craig Whitlock and Nate Jones WASHINGTON (Washington Post) — Two generals who oversaw US supply routes through corruption-plagued Azerbaijan sought to profit from their connections once they retired. An Air Force lawyer objected. The[...]

WASHINGTON  — Ambassador Nina Hachigian is returning to the Department of State as the first Special Representative for Subnational Diplomacy. As Special Representative, Hachigian will also lead a newly established Unit for Subnational[...]

WASHINGTON — In its final hours, the Trump Administration signed a disastrous bilateral U.S.-Turkey Memorandum of Understanding granting Turkey legal rights over the vast religious-cultural heritage of the region’s indigenous peoples[...]

By Nick Wadhams WASHINGTON (Bloomberg) — The Trump administration opposes Turkey sanctions adopted by the House last week as well as a resolution condemning the Armenian genocide, arguing that the two initiatives risk further straining[...]