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Rep. Frank Pallone Stresses Artsakh’s Self-Determination After Visit

WASHINGTON, D.C — Representative Frank Pallone Jr. (NJ-06) stressed Artsakh’s status as a full functioning state after visiting the nation on September 18th in conjunction with an exchange of U.S and Armenian MPs. The Congressman helicoptered to Artsakh with Rep. … Continue reading

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Michigan Congressman Dan Kildee Joins Armenian Caucus

The Armenian Assembly of America (Assembly) is pleased to welcome Representative Dan Kildee (D-MI) to the Congressional Caucus on Armenian Issues. An Assembly delegation met with Rep. Kildee last month and discussed issues of concern to Armenian American constituents living … Continue reading

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NASA is Interested in Armenian Chemists’ New Substance Used for Thermoregulation of Spacecraft

Armenian chemists have created a new kind of coating used for thermoregulation of space equipment based on willemite. Volodya Baghramyan of the General and Inorganic Chemistry Institute of National Academy of Sciences told News.am that NASA has contacted the institute … Continue reading

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6th Armenia-Diaspora Pan-Armenian Conference Took Place in Yerevan

On September 16th, the 6th Armenian-Diaspora Pan-Armenian Conference kicked off at Karen Demirtchyan Sport and Concert Complex. During the plenary session, RA Minister of Diaspora, Hranush Hakobyan delivered her opening remarks, His Holiness Karekin II, Catholicos of All Armenians gave … Continue reading

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Head of Council of Europe Jagland Calls for Investigation into “Azerbaijan Laundromat”

The head of the Council of Europe, Thorbjorn Jagland, called for unprecedented legal action against Azerbaijan over its refusal to release a political prisoner in defiance of the European court on human rights. Jagland’s intervention centers on opposition leader Ilgar … Continue reading

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Aroyan Company to Invest $11 Million in Jewelry Industry Within Eight Years

Aroyan Company will invest $11 million in Armenia’s jewelry industry with eight years, Suren Karayan, Armenian economic development and investments ministers said. The government gave the company its permission to do business in Meridian Free Economic Zone as resident. “The … Continue reading

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Senate Appropriations Committee Ensures Continued Funding to Artsakh

WASHINGTON, D.C – The Senate Appropriations Committee adopted the Fiscal Year (2018) State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs (SFOPS) appropriations bill, which ensures continued funding to Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh), reported the Armenian Assembly of America (Assembly). The “Committee recommends assistance for … Continue reading

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Armenian Assembly Intensifies Advocacy on Hill Prompted by Security Concerns in Armenia

The Armenian Assembly of America (Assembly) has intensified its advocacy on Capitol Hill, prompted by security concerns as a result of Azerbaijan’s increased aggression along the borders of Armenia and Artsakh, which has included the targeting of and substantial damage … Continue reading

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China to Provide 10 Million Yuan in Aid to Armenia

Armenian Defense Minister Vigen Sargsyan had a meeting with his Chinese Counterpart Chang Wanquan. The parties discussed a wide range of issues on bilateral and global agenda. They pointed to the training of military personnel and humanitarian cooperation as promising … Continue reading

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Bako Sahakyan: The Civilized World Will Sooner or Later Recognize the Existence of the Artsakh Republic

STEPANAKERT — On September 2nd, in his address on the 26th anniversary of the Artsakh, President Bako Sahakyan said: On behalf of the Artsakh authorities and myself personally, I extend to all of us the warmest of congratulations on September … Continue reading

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