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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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World Renowned Photographer Ara Guler Passes Away at 90

Ara Guler, world renowned Armenian photographer, died on Wednesday October 17 in the city of Istanbul he so lovingly chronicled. He was 90. He had graduated from Getronagan Armenian High School and then attended colleges. Mr. Guler’s pictures reflected the … Continue reading

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Istanbul Street Named After Hrant Dink

The members of the Istanbul City Council decided during a recent session to consider the complaints and suggestions changing the names of several streets in Istanbul. Among the name changes is Hrant Dink Sokagi. The Samanyolu Street in Istanbul’s Sisli … Continue reading

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Justin Trudeau Sees Great Potential of Investments from Canadian Businesses

A great potential of investments exists in Armenia that are of interest for Canadian companies and Canadian-Armenians, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said at a joint press conference with Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on Saturday October 13th, in Yerevan. “Developed … Continue reading

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Maryland Avenue in Glendale, California Renamed Artsakh Avenue

GLENDALE – the city of Glendale officially celebrated the naming of Maryland Avenue, Artsakh Avenue, on Tuesday October 2nd, 2018. All five Glendale City Council members were present, in addition to state Senator Anthony Portantino and Robert Avetisyan, the U.S … Continue reading

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Yerevan Inaugurated the New Mayor Hayk Marutyan

Hayk Marutyan, whose political bloc My Step won an overwhelming majority of votes (81.06%) in the September 23 mayoral elections, promised to serve honestly during his tenure, respecting the Constitution and the laws of the Republic of Armenia, and the … Continue reading

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Charles Aznavour’s Death Mourned by Millions Around the World

Millions and millions of people are mourning the passing of internationally known legendary musician, actor and composer, Charles Aznavour, who died on Monday October 1st, 2018 at age 94, as we had mentioned last week. The news of his passing … Continue reading

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Poland is Interested in Economic Ties

During an October 4th meeting with Armenian entrepreneurs to discuss the possibilities and potential of cooperation between Armenia and Poland. Poland’s Ambassador to Armenia Pavel Czeplak said the trade between the two countries is low, standing on average at $55 … Continue reading

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