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Armenia’s High Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs to visit Cyprus

Armenia’s High Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs Zareh Sinanyan will travel to Cyprus to participate in the opening ceremony of the Cypriot Diaspora’s World Congress August 26-30.

Artsakh Foreign Minister Received the High Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs of Armenia

On August 7, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karanakh Republic) Masis Mayilian received the High Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs of Armenia Zareh Sinanyan, press service of Artsakh MFA stated.

Japan to host Ara Guler photo show

An exhibition featuring the works of renowned Turkish-Armenian photographer Ara Guler will open in Kyoto, Japan on 30 June.

Charles Aznavour's love letters to be put up for auction

Charles Aznavour’s love letters to a girl named Claude Maissiat will be put up for auction in France on June 28, reports news.am.

Mikhail Galustyan visits Yerevan

Russian-Armenian showman and actor Mikhail Galustyan, best known for his appearances on Comedy Club and Nasha Russia, has announces he is traveling to Armenia, his “historic homeland”.

Armenians on GQ 2019 ranking for Russia’s most influential people

The Russian version of GQ has issued its 2019 ranking for the most influential people in Russia, news.am reports.

Armenia national detained during Tbilisi demonstrations is released

The Armenian national who was detained by Georgian police during the recent Tbilisi protests has been released, the Armenian Ombudsman’s Office said in a news release.

Armenians preparing for religious ceremony in Iran’s St. Thaddeus Monastery

A mass will be delivered in the Armenian Monastery of Saint Thaddeus located in Iran’s north which will be attended by Armenians from all over the world, IRNA reported.

Armenian Patriarchate of Constantinople to elect new Locum Tenens on June 27

The Armenian Patriarchate of Constantinople is set to elect new Locum Tenens on Thursday, 27 June.

Kim Kardashian speaks on criminal justice at White House (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

The reality TV star Kim Kardashian has long been involved in prison reform issues. By the way, Kim Kardashian last year she even met with US President Donald Trump in the White House, and then talked about the fate of the prisoners with Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, The Guardian reported.

Zareh Sinanyan appointed Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs

Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has signed a decision to appoint Zareh Sinanyan, a former councilmember and a former mayor of Glendale (California), as Armenia's commissioner for Diaspora affairs, the Government's press service reports.

Garo Paylan: Armenian woman stabbed in Istanbul wants to leave, I couldn't say no

Deputy of the Turkish parliament Garo Paylan, who is of Armenian origin, wrote about an Armenian woman who has recently been attacked in Istanbul’s Samatya district, news.am reports.

Azerbaijan may be expelled from Council of Europe for violating court ruling

All members of the European Council had agreed to comply with judgments of the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR). However, Azerbaijan has violated that commitment ever since 2014, according to the unanimous ruling of ECHR’s Grand Chamber of 17 judges, including the judge representing Azerbaijan, on May 29, 2019.

Serena Williams and husband Alexis Ohanian visit royal baby at Frogmore Cottage

Tennis superstar popped in to see baby Archie at Frogmore Cottage last week, making a flying visit before heading to Paris to compete in the French Open.

Three Russian-Armenians honored with Putin's state award

Three Russian Armenians appear among the prominent Russian and Foreign outstanding personalities honored with presidential state awards.

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.