Monthly Archives: November 2016

Michael Carpenter, High Ranking Pentagon Official, Visits Armenia; Discuss Defense Cooperation

Dr. Michael Carpenter, U.S Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, paid a working visit to Armenia in November 2nd, 2016. During the visit, he met with President Serzh Sargsyan as well as Armenia’s newly-appointed Defense Minister Vigen Sargsyan. In addition to … Continue reading

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Less Armenians Perceive Russian as a Friendly Nation

According to the findings of a yearly research conducted by Eurasian Development Bank’s (EDB) Center for Integration Studies, there was a nationwide decline in the perception of Russia as a friendly country in Armenia – from 86% in 2015 to … Continue reading

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Nagorno-Karabakh Republic to be Renamed Artsakh

Nagorno-Karabakh Republic will be renamed Artsakh in a new Constitution. Ashot Galyan, the speaker of the Nagorno-Karabakh National Assembly and the chairman of the president affiliated professional committee on constitutional reforms said in an interview with a local TV company. … Continue reading

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$915,000 Raised at Armenia Fund Event in Toronto by Local Chapter

TORONTO — Armenian Fund’s annual fundraiser took place in Toronto on October 23rd, organized by the local chapter of the foundation. The event was under the auspices of the Embassy of the Republic of Armenia to Canada. Armen Yeganian, the … Continue reading

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Charles Aznavour Will Have a Star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame

October 27 was a memorable day for the Armenian community in Southern California, as legendary singer Charles Aznavour was honored in a private ceremony at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood. David Green, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of … Continue reading

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Los Angeles AUA Gala Keynote Speaker Ruben Vardanyan Featured in Forbes as a Leading Global Philanthropist

LOS ANGELES — The American University of Armenia (AUA) is honored to have Ruben Vardanyan deliver the keynote address at its 25th Anniversary Gala being held at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel on November 19, 2016 said a committee spokesman. Mr. … Continue reading

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