Monthly Archives: June 2014

Kessab City is Liberated —All Churches Destroyed by Islamists

Last week we had published a report that 250 Armenian families returned to Kessab after the Syrian Army took over the city on the 14th and 15th of June, and regained control of Kessab. The city, inhabited by Armenians, is … Continue reading

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Adrin Nazarian’s Genocide Education Act Unanimously Passes California Senate Committee

Last genocide survivor passes as Genocide Education is brought to the forefront of California curricula SACRAMENTO–On Wednesday June 18,the Senate Education Committee unanimously passed AB 1915, The Armenian Genocide Education Act, with a vote of 7-0. The human rights education … Continue reading

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250 Families Return to Key Town of Kessab After the Army Took Over

LATTAKIA – Following the Army’s sweeping victory against eh armed terrorist group expelling Takfiri terrorist and their dark mentality out of the mountainous bewitching coastal town, some people started to return to their homes. In the major town of Kessab … Continue reading

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Will Erdogan Visit Armenia on April 24?

Unexpected things happen all the time in everyday life, in families, in work places, and in various spheres, particularly in politics and international relations. Pope Francis invited Palestinian and Israeli leaders to Rome to discuss their relationships. They went and … Continue reading

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SARF Send Another $100,000 for Syrian Armenians; the Total Reached $1 Million

GLENDALE — As the war rages on in Syria, the calls for help are reaching donors, whose contributions raised $100,000 for the Syrian Armenian Relief Fund (SARF). With the latest transfer, the total SARF contributions for Syrian Armenians reached one … Continue reading

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Kuwait to Donate $1 Million to Armenia for Bed Patient Care

Armenia’s Minister of Labor and Social Affairs Artem Asatryan and Kuwaiti Ambassador to Armenia Bassam M.M Alqabandi signed an agreement concerning a $1 million donation for the construction of a new building for bed patients in Nursing Home #1 in … Continue reading

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AGBU Condemns Bombing of Nor Kyugh Quarter and Syrian-Armenian Communities

Emergency Humanitarian Aid Efforts Continue Across the Country This week, Syria’s civil was continued to escalate in Aleppo’s Nor Kyugh quarter, and across the country, became the targets of mortar attacks shelling and bombings on an unprecedented scale. As this … Continue reading

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Vatican Plays Important Role in the International Recognition of the Armenian Genocide

VATICAN – His Holiness Aram I, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia held a private on June 5, with Pope Francis I. Following the meeting, Pope Francis met with the Catholicos and his delegation. Aram I spoke of the … Continue reading

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Roubik Golanian Appointed as Glendale’s Public Works Director

GLENDALE – The City of Glendale confirmed the appointment of Roubik Golanian as the Director of Public Works effective July 1st. Mr. Golanian has provided dedicated service to the Glendale community for 14 years through the positions of Senior Civil … Continue reading

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Over $100,000 Raised for the Armenian Rose Parade Float

PASADENA — Exceptionally enthusiastic guests in Pasadena easily raised just over $100,000 for the Armenian float which will be a first time in the history of New Year’s Day Rose Parade in Pasadena, on January 1st, 2015. The fund raising … Continue reading

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