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Political prisoner Sevan Nisanyan granted Armenian citizenship

Turkish-Armenian scholar Sevan Nisanyan has been granted Armenian citizenship.

Catholicos Aram I in constant touch with Armenian community of Venezuela

In light of the recent developments in Venezuela, His Holiness Catholicos Aram I of the Great House of Cilicia is in constant communication with the Vicariate of Venezuela and the leadership of the Armenian community.

Matthew Karanian to present ‘Armenian Highland’ at Ararat-Eskijian Museum

Matthew Karanian, the author of “The Armenian Highland: Western Armenia and the First Republic of 1918,” will be presenting his book through an illustrated talk.

Armenian activist detained in Turkey for using the term ‘genocide’

A prominent Turkish-Armenian activist was taken into custody last week for making controversial anti-Turkish narratives and using the term “genocide” during a requiem service on Armenian Genocide commemoration day, The Armenian Weekly reports.

French-Armenian singer advocates for peace through Armenian and Turkish songs

French musician of Armenian origin Karol Mark Boren has established a music band named “Mahaleb” along with his friends, Ermenihaber reports.

Paylan on Erdogan’s April 24 remarks: 104 years have passed, but Turkey’s mentality remains unchanged

Garo Paylan, an Armenian member of the Turkey’s parliament representing the People’s Democratic Party (HDP), took to Twitter on Thursday to condemn the April 24 remarks of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that the deportation of Armenians by the Ottoman Empire in 1915 was “reasonable” at the time.

Garo Paylan urges Turkish parliament to hold parliamentary discussion on Armenian Genocide

Ethnic Armenian lawmaker of the Turkish parliament Garo Paylan has called on the parliament of Turkey to hold a parliamentary discussion on the Armenian Genocide.

Ukraine pays tribute to Armenian Genocide victims

A wide range of events dedicated to the memory of the victims of the Armenian Genocide was organized by the Union of Armenians of Ukraine and regional communities, AnalitikaUA.net reported, news.am informs.

“I curse the perpetrators of the Armenian Genocide” – Garo Paylan

Turkish-Armenian Member of Parliament of Turkey Garo Paylan (pictured above in an earlier photo in Yerevan) issued a statement on Facebook, saying: “I curse the perpetrators of the Armenian Genocide”.

Nicolas Aznavour calls on to come to Armenia and make the country more prosperous

Nicolas Aznavour, son of late French-Armenian singer Charles Aznavour, on April 24 visited the Tsitsernakaberd Memorial in Yerevan to pay tribute to the memory of the Armenian Genocide victims.

Garo Paylan expresses greetings to new Istanbul mayor

Turkish-Armenian MP Garo Paylan has welcomed newly elected mayor of Istanbul Ekrem Imamoglu on his Twitter page, news.am reports.

Gladys Berejiklian to Speak at Sydney Genocide Commemoration

The recently re-elected Premier of New South Wales, Gladys Berejiklian will address the National Armenian Genocide Commemoration Evening on Wednesday, April 24 in Sydney, Asbarez reports.

French-Armenians 'will have their contribution' to Notre Dame Cathedral rebuilding

The Armenian community in France is committed to assist in the rebuilding of the Notre Dame Cathedral that suffered heavy damages in the recent fire, says the president of the Coordinating Council of the Armenian Organizations in France (CCAF).

Kim Kardashian West and family attend opening of UCLA center named after reality star's late father Robert

Kim Kardashian West proudly attended the grand opening of UCLA's Robert G. Kardashian Center for Esophageal Health (named after her late father) in LA on Tuesday.

Gladys Berejiklian to address Armenian Genocide Commemoration Evening

The recently re-elected Premier of New South Wales, the Hon. Gladys Berejiklian will address the National Armenian Genocide Commemoration Evening on Wednesday 24th April 2019 in Sydney, marking the 104th Anniversary of the Genocide of the Armenians and other Christian minorities in the Ottoman Empire during World War I, news.am reports.

Armenian Genocide topic included in Syria history textbooks

On the initiative of Nora Arissian, an Armenian member of the Syrian parliament, the topic of Armenian Genocide has been included in the Syrian history textbooks.

Unknown people get into Armenian church in Argentina and steals valuable relics

For several weeks, Unknown people have got twice into the Armenian church of Surp Hagop in Valentín Alsina, Argentina during the several weeks and stole a number of relics and valuable items, El Diario Sur reported citing representatives of the local Armenian community, news.am informs.

Salome Zurabishvili to meet with Georgian-Armenians on national language day

Georgian President Salome Zurabishvili will be visiting the Armenian-populated region of Samtskhe-Javakheti between April 13 and 14 to join events celebrating the Mother Language Day.

Garo Palyan: Topic of Armenian Genocide should be discussed in Turkish Parliament

An Armenian MP of Turkish parliament Garo Paylan has written a tweet regarding the French and Italian steps on the Armenian Genocide.

Colorado Governor designates April 2019 as "Genocide Awareness Month"

The governor of the US state of Colorado, Jared Polis, announced April as "Genocide Awareness Month" in Colorado, the Armenian National Committee of America said on Facebook.

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