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Ambassador Arma Kirakossian Introduces Key Points of Armenia’s Position on NK Conflict to OSCE

Ambassador Arman Kirakossian, Head of Permanent Mission of the Republic of Armenia to the OSCE, delivered remarks at the 1200th session of the OSCE Perment Council in response to the annual report of the OSCE Minks Group Co-Chairs. In his … Continue reading

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Tanzanian Businessman to Invest $11.5 Million in Crocodile Farm in Armenia’s Ararat Province

A Crocodile farm that will be set up in the Dashtavan community of the Armenian province of Ararat will serve also as a recreation area, the provincial governor Garik Sargsyan said. In his words, the farm will also treat crocodile … Continue reading

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Majority of Armenian Caucus Members Re-elected in Midterm Elections

WASHINGTON, D.C — In the House of Representatives, the Members of the Congressional Caucus on Armenian issues had a strong showing with the overwhelming majority (over 92 percent) of those seeking re-election winning in the 2018 midterm elections, including Co-Chairs … Continue reading

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Ararat Home of Los Angeles More Than Doubles the Size of its Mission Hills Campus

MISSION HILLS, CA — The Board of Trustees of the Ararat Home of Los Angeles (the Home) purchased of almost 13 acres of land just west of its Mission Hills Campus. The property was purchased from the Ararat Home’s two … Continue reading

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Per Capita GDP in Armenia to Grow to $4,604 by the End of 2019, Finance Minister Says

Gross Domestic Product in Armenia will grow per capita to $4,604 by the end of 2019, Atom Jajughazyan, acting finance minister, said while presenting the 2019 draft government budget to the parliamentary committees. In his words, the per capita GDP … Continue reading

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Legendary Armenian Weightlifter Yuri Vardanyan Passes Away in U.S

Five-time champion of Europe, seven-time champion of the world, Olympic Games winner, renowned Armenia weightlifter Yuri Vardayan has passed away aged 62 in the U.S. Yuri Vardanyan beat 5 records at a time at three occasions in his career, including … Continue reading

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Armenian-American Relations Can Be Raised to Higher Level

Armenian Acting Prime Minister, Nikol Pashinyan met with United States National Security Advisor John Bolton on October 25, 2018. During the meeting, Pashinyan said that there is a real room for raising the Armenian-American relations to another level. “We are … Continue reading

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Russia Accuses U.S of Trying to Drive Wedge in Relations With Armenia

Russia has chided the United States, alleging Washington is trying to drive a wedge between Moscow and Yerevan. Russia’s Foreign Ministry said on October 29 that it took issue with U.S national security adviser John Bolton’s comments during a visit … Continue reading

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His Holiness Karekin II Paid a Visit to Pope Francis

Last week, His Holiness Karekin II, the Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, embarked on a Pontifical Visit to the Armenians of Italy, stopping in the cities of Milan and Rome, and meeting with Pope Francis of the Roman … Continue reading

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Trump Lawyer Rudy Giuliani Visits Armenia Genocide Monument in Yerevan

Donald Trump’s lawyer Rudy Giuliani, the former Mayor of New York City, visited Tsitsernakaberd Armenian Genocide Memorial and Museum Institute on October 22 in the Armenian capital. Giuliani laid flowers at the memorial and planted a symbolic tree in the … Continue reading

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