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July 2019

GCC President Testifies in Support of SB 568 Legislation to help GCC Offset for Armenian Genocide Commemoration

Turkey: At a Fork in the Road

Armenian Grandmaster Danielian Wins Women’s Speed Chess Championship

June 2019

Dr. Levon Avdoyan from the Library of Congress honored at the Embassy of Armenia

Turkish Government Reports Classifying Several Million Archive Documents Dating Back to Ottoman Empire

Arsenal fans wearing Henrikh Mkhitaryan shirts stopped by police in Baku

US threatens to impose sanctions on NATO ally Turkey

Identity and faith abuse under Erdogan

This country has used us up – Turkey’s Christians

Baroness Cox: ‘I’m certain that Artsakh (Karabakh) will be internationally recognized someday’

Dutch Parliament slams Erdogan’s Armenian Genocide remarks

President Armen Sarkissian: ‘The moment you stop learning, you die’

Armenia Tree Project Opens Charles G. Bilezikian Greenhouse Where Plants and Minds Will Grow

Armenian Assembly Appoints Chair and Welcomes New Members to Endowment Committee

Learn about the Armenian Genocide – by Playing a Video Game

What Does It Mean To Be Armenian?

Armenia listed as one of Freedom House’s most encouraging examples of democratic progress over past two years; Turkey facing drastic and sudden declines

United States Military Grounds Turkish F-35 Pilots

Armenian family decides to return to Armenia after being attacked in Istanbul

Armenian Government Pushing Through Major Tax Cuts

Armenia Sends Another Group Of Sappers, Medics To Syria

Zareh Sinanyan leaves Glendale City Council to work for Armenian government

Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale’s Meeting With Armenian Foreign Minister Mnatsakanyan

Armenian Diaspora Opinion Survey Results Published

General Jeffrey Harrigian: My grandparents on my Dad’s side came from Armenia

May 2019

The Washington Post Editorial Board: ‘Erdogan’s expanding dictatorship is steering Turkey toward a dead end’

The New York Times Editorial Board: ‘Turkey Will Keep Voting Until Erdogan Gets His Way’

The Wall Street Journal Editorial Board: ‘Erdogan’s Obvious Insecurities’

The Economist: ‘The new depths of Erdogan’s autocracy’

Bloomberg News: ‘Erdogan Crossed a Line on Turkey’s Democracy: Balance of Power’

Los Angeles Times: ‘Many in Turkey see voiding of Istanbul vote as latest sign of Erdogan’s autocracy’

The Brookings Institution: ‘Is democracy dead in Turkey?’

Human Rights Watch: ‘Turkey’s Democratic Credentials Pushed to The Limit’

Congressional Caucus on Armenian Issues Joint Statement Regarding the U.S.-Armenia Strategic Dialogue

U.S. Congress hosts event dedicated to 25th anniversary of Nagorno Karabakh ceasefire

Armenian PM Calls For Radical Justice Reforms As ‘Second Phase Of Revolution’

Erdogan: ‘Turkey to produce S-500s with Russia after S-400 deal’

Genocide Education Discussion with Assemblymembers Adrin Nazarian and Laura Friedman, featuring Armenian Assembly of America Western Region Director Mihran Toumajan

City of Boston & Armenia Tree Project unite to plant new trees in Dorchester Park

A woman of influence: Mary Papazian drawn to San Jose State University by innovation in Silicon Valley

April 2019

Members of Congress Commemorate on Capitol Hill as House and Senate Introduce Armenian Genocide Resolutions

Armenian Assembly Thanks President Macron for declaring April 24 as Armenian Genocide Commemoration Day in France

Italian Lower House of Parliament Adopts Armenian Genocide Resolution

Massachusetts State House hosts remembrance event for Armenian genocide

The Untold Story of How the YMCA Saved Lives During the Genocide

Op-ed by Senators Jim Inhofe, Jack Reed, Jim Risch and Bob Menendez: A U.S. Fighter Jet or a Russian Missile System. Not Both.

Why Erdogan lost local elections

U.S. Treasury Department Disrupts Large Scale Front Company Network Based in Iran, UAE, and Turkey Transferring Hundreds of Millions of Dollars and Euros to the IRGC and Iran’s Ministry of Defense

Kansas-Armenia Partnership Day, with Topeka Visit of Armenian Defense Minister Tonoyan

Anna Hakobyan to Visit Five U.S. Cities This Week

Travel photographer shows parallels between Holocaust and Armenian Genocide in new exhibit at SCC ‘Genocide Awareness Week’ Co-sponsored by the Armenian Assembly

Commentary: The flags of April are inspirational

CNN: 23 of the world’s best hiking trails

March 2019

Action Alert: Urge Your Representative to Join As One of The Original Cosponsors of the Armenian Genocide Resolution

U.S. Secretary of State visits Armenian section of Holy Sepulchre Church in Jerusalem

Lincoln, Nebraska’s witness to Armenian Genocide

Midlands Voices: Genocide recognition urged

Armenia Tree Project Celebrates 25 Years of Growth

Turkey’s Erdogan Uses New Zealand Mosque Massacre As Campaign Prop

Midlands Voices: Genocide recognition urged

Armenia’s Foreign Policy Balancing in an Age of Uncertainty

Flynn Asks for Another Delay in Sentencing to Cooperate With Related Criminal Case

‘Fresno is very important for Armenia.’ Consul general pays visit to city, genocide memorial

Even plumbers need software: How Glendale’s ServiceTitan became a billion-dollar start-up

Armenian Assembly Issues Action Alert to Contact Representative on Sumgait Pogroms

OSCE Minsk Group Mediators Start Fresh Trip To Karabakh Conflict Zone

Artsakh Ombudsman issues statement on 31st anniversary of massacres of Armenians in Sumgait

Turkey nationalist party criticizes lawmakers speaking in Armenian

Istanbul Armenian Church Walls Vandalized

Syrian Armenians miss ‘home’ while living in Yerevan

California Legislators Announce Essay and Visual Arts Scholarships to Raise Awareness of the Armenian Genocide

CivilNet PoliTalks interview with NATO Deputy Assistant Secretary General for Political Affairs James Appathurai on NATO expansion and Armenia

Assemblymembers Jesse Gabriel and Adrin Nazarian Bring Together Armenian & Jewish Leaders to Combat Rising Acts of Hate

Armenian Patriarch of Constantinople Archbishop Mesrob Mutafyan Dies

California State Senator Scott Wilk Announces Scholarship Opportunities For Armenian Genocide Awareness

Could there possibly be an unpublished story written by William Saroyan?

February 2019

Congressman Dave Joyce (R-OH) Joins Armenian Caucus

After Genocide and a Devastating Earthquake, Armenia Remains a Place of Hope

Syrian Christians Fear a New Genocide In Wake of US Pullout

Did wine cause a full-scale revolution in Armenia?

When the Armenian church threw its doors open to an American photographer

Armenian Assembly Welcomes Nicholas and Samantha Testa as South New Jersey’s State Co-Chairs

Armenian Community Mourns the Loss of Dr. Mihran Agbabian

Armenian Assembly of America’s Statement
Armenian Film Foundation’s Statement
Armenian General Benevolent Union’s Statement
Armenian Missionary Association of America’s Statement
American University of Armenia’s Statement

Senate Foreign Relations Committee Ranking Member Robert Menendez and Armenian Foreign Minister discuss U.S.-Armenia Partnership

Armenia president invites Nancy Pelosi to visit Armenia

Judge Greases Trial Track for Case of Accused Turkish Agent

Switzerland’s Federal Court rejects opposition to Armenia genocide memorial

Egypt implicitly recognizes Armenian Genocide

Recovering the stories of the Armenians of Asia

January 2019

New Members Join Armenian Caucus

U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton Voices U.S. Support For Pashinyan

How Ready Are Armenia and Azerbaijan for Peace?

Army Day through the eyes of the April War veterans

Licenses suspended for dronemaker accused of bombing Armenia for Azerbaijan

French-Armenian Michel Legrand, Pianist and Film Composer, Dies at 86

Elected Officials and Community Gather at Armenian Assembly’s Annual New Year Event

Human Rights Watch Praises New Armenian Leadership

Freedom House Designates Armenia as “Free” in 2018 Internet Freedom Report

Protesters attacked by Erdogan’s bodyguards at DC demonstration sue Turkish government

Turkish Parliament rejects call for probing Armenian editor’s murder

The Economist: Turkey leads the world in jailed journalists

The Met’s “Armenia!” exhibition closes, registering a record number of visitors

Devour These Local Favorites On An Immersive Culinary Tour Of Georgia And Armenia

Fresno Groups Cancel Meeting With Turkish Agricultural Delegation

Are Israeli-Armenian Relations Warming Up?

The Getty Digitizes More Than 6000 Photos From the Ottoman Era

Armenia ambassador hands his credentials to US president

December 2018

Met President & CEO and “Armenia!” Exhibit Curator Highlight Armenian Culture at Armenian Assembly Luncheon

Photographer, 104, survived genocide, watched Ruth and Gehrig, lived the American dream

Ninth Circuit Hears Armenian Genocide Land Grab Case

The US must thwart Turkish aggression in Syria

November 2018

Armenian’s firm among top 10 U.S. immigrant founded startups

In Setback For Pashinian, Armenian Parliament Again Fails To Pass Election Bill

This country doesn’t want its Syrian refugees to leave

In New York, a look into the early days of the world’s oldest Christian nation

Armenia’s Democratic Dreams

American University of Armenia Receives $900K USAID/ASHA Grant to Construct the Najarian Center for Social Entrepreneurship

The women who remove deadly landmines

U.S. Mission to the OSCE – Response to the Nagorno Karabakh Conflict

October 2018

U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton To Travel To Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia

Farewell Speech As Prepared Ambassador Richard M. Mills

Francophonie Summit In Armenia Touted As Success

Oligarchs Beware: U.K. Demands to Know How Jailed Azerbaijani Banker Can Afford Mansion

Armenian Assembly of America Mourns Passing of One of Its Pillars, Mrs. Anna Hovnanian

September 2018

Turkey to build military base in Nakhichevan

The food is awesome, but the long-running Richmond Armenian Food Festival has quite a story behind it, too

Armenian Museum brings art alive

U.S. Congressional Caucus on Armenian Issues Co-Chairs Congratulate the Republic of Artsakh on its Independence Day

Armenian Assembly Announces Panel on Christians At-Risk in Middle East as Part of National Advocacy Conference

Israel Accuses Drone Maker Of Bombing Armenian Soldiers, At Baku’s Request

Congress Temporarily Banned Sale of F-35 Jets to Turkey (But Turkish Pilots Are Still Training to Fly Them)

The food is awesome, but the long-running Richmond Armenian Food Festival has quite a story behind it, too

Armenian MP of Turkey demands to investigate 1955 pogrom and plundering of Istanbul Armenians and Greeks

Before the Holocaust, Ottoman Jews supported the Armenian genocide’s ‘architect’

Historic Armenian church in Turkey opens its doors after three years

Legendary Bible sites including Noah’s Ark FOUND on 1,000 year-old map

Khash – A Classic Armenian Hangover Cure

Armenian Assembly Announces Panel on Christians At-Risk in Middle East as Part of National Advocacy Conference

August 2018

U.S. Ambassador Tours ANI Exhibit on YMCA During the First Republic of Armenia

Turkey’s last Armenian village honors long-ago stand

The Myth of Erdogan’s Power

Turkey’s currency has plunged, and its row with America is getting worse

William Saroyan House Museum opens in central Fresno. See the writer as a hologram

Armenian Assembly Mourns the Loss of Senator McCain and Recalls his 2009 Statement on the ArmenianGenocide

Saroyan Proclamation at Fresno City Hall

Turkish Divestment Bill One Vote from Governor’s Desk

Istanbul: Peaceful Protest Not So Peaceful

The Pastor is Not the Only U.S. Hostage in Turkey

Angela Merkel in Azerbaijan calls for peace with Armenia

Airline Once Linked to Azerbaijan’s Ruling Family Got US Loan Guarantees, Military Contracts, Planes

Azerbaijan’s Ballistic Missile Dilemma – indicates a readiness to wage war against Armenia

Fresh from revolution, Armenia‘s tech industry has high expectations

UCI chemistry professor, wife fund $100,000 endowment for Armenianstudies research

Do You Know What Jadrag Is?

World’s oldest surviving melody was composed by Armenian ancestors 3400 years ago

100 Days: Walking A Fine Line, Armenians Still On ‘Revolution’ High

My Armenia by Peter Balakian

Fox News’ Kennedy urges Trump to recognize Armenian Genocide; Calls on Turkey to release American pastor Andrew Brunson

Exclusive: Trump vows ‘no concessions’ with Turkey over detained U.S. pastor

Trump Blocks Fighter Jet Transfer Amid Deepening U.S.-Turkey Rift

The West Hoped for Democracy in Turkey. Erdogan Had Other Ideas.

Turkey’s Christians Are Facing Increasing Persecution

Alexis Ohanian to help bring high tech companies to Armenia

Armenian Assembly Completes Exceptionally Vibrant Internship Program in Washington, D.C.

A Statement from the Diocesan Council Regarding the Diocesan Development Plan Proposal

A Tribute to Der Dajad on the Occasion of his ‘Karasoonk’

Artisan Master Classes Hope to Draw Travelers Into the ArmenianCountryside

Naregatsi Art Institute, ArmenianNational Institute, and ArmenianAssembly of America host photo exhibition entitled “American Relief in the First Republic of Armenia 1918-1920″

Making U.S.-Armenia relations great again

Armenian Court Dismisses Case, Frees Detained Former President Kocharian

Trump doubles tariffs on Turkey

Trump’s Turkey Spat Could Rouse Army of Well-Paid, Connected Lobbyists

Congressman Lieu uses Turkey crisis to renew call on Trump to recognize Armenian genocide

NATO Should Give Turkey the Boot

Vice Chair of US Commission for International Religious Liberty Fears for Brunson’s Life

Christians Were Forced to Sign Paper Saying They Don’t Face Persecution in Turkey, Says Church Leader

American congressman visits Azerbaijan

Blessing of The Grapes, Centuries-Old Armenian tradition

Harvard library passport exhibit highlights stories of migration

Rituals and Symbols of an ArmenianWedding

New Zealand Green Party urges Parliament to recognize the ArmenianGenocide

U.S. Department of Treasury Sanctions Turkish Officials with Leading Roles in Unjust Detention of U.S. Pastor Andrew Brunson

Turkey to Freeze Two U.S. Officials’ Assets in Retaliation to Sanctions

U.S. Special Counsel Mueller Wants To Interview Singer Agalarov, Lawyer Says

For Armenians, they’re not occupied territories – they’re the homeland

Garry Kasparov: The ethnically Armenian chess player who broke all records

A Family’s 400-Year-Old Musical Secret Still Rings True

July 2018

48 Members of Congress Urge President Trump to Meet with Armenian Prime Minister Pashinyan

Trump Threatens Sanctions Against Turkey Over Detained Pastor

Armenian Authorities Charge Ex-President Kocharian Over 2008 Crackdown

Turkey’s Erdogan Wants To Crush The Kurds and Recreate The Ottoman World

Turkey to apply international arbitration if F-35 jet sales blocked

Azerbaijan: Torture, Impunity and Corruption Highlighted in Publication by The Council of Europe’s Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

President Theodore Roosevelt and the Armenians

The Met unveils preview of “Armenia!” exhibition running from September 22, 2018 through January 13, 2019

The Lure of Basturma in Little Armenia

Power of Three: Armenian History and Harmonies from Zulal

Congressional Armenian Caucus Leaders Urge President Trump to Meet with Prime Minister Pashinyan in Washington, D.C. in September

YMCA Features Armenia National Institute Exhibit on American Humanitarians During the First Republic of Armenia

Bloomberg Identifies Erdogan and Aliyev as Elected Leaders Making the World Less Democratic

Congress Halts F-35 Turkey Transfers

Senators Introduce Bill Demanding Turkey End Unjust Detention of U.S. Citizens

Armenian Assembly Congratulates Smithsonian for Most Attended Folklife Festival in Recent Years

Get to Know Khorovats, Armenia‘s Favorite Grilling Pastime

Writer Wililam Saroyan Longtime Fresno Home Opens as Museum

Henry Morgenthau III, Grandson of Ambassador Morgenthau and Lifelong Supporter of US Affirmation of Armenian Genocide Passes Away at 101

Time Magazine Names Armenian PM Nikol Pashinyan as a Crusader Keeping the Dream of Democracy Alive

Trump fist-bumped Turkish leader Erdogan, said he “does things the right way”

NATO’s Real Crisis Is Turkey, Not Trump

Azerbaijan’s Destruction of Historical and Culture Monuments in Artsakh Detailed on United Nations Official Website

Raising a Glass to Armenia‘s Elaborate Toasting Tradition

The Heart And Soul Of Armenia Lives In A Slab Of Wood

Armenian, Azeri Foreign Ministers To Meet On July 11

Women Clear Landmines In Armenia and Artsakh To Promote Peace And Stability

Erdogan wins; Turkey and the West both lose

A dark time for democracy in Turkey

Christians could vanish from Middle East due to ‘murderous indifference’ of world govts, Pope warns

Ancient Armenian water celebration comes to Watertown

Festival Showcases Cultures of Armenia, Catalonia

Pashinyan Wants To UpgradeArmenia‘s Ties With U.S.

U.S. Envoy ‘Confident’ About More Trade, Investment In Armenia

Turkish Divestment Legislation Referred to California State Senate Appropriations Committee

Armenian Vardavar Holiday to be Celebrated on National Mall During Smithsonian Folklife Festival

June 2018

President Sarkissian met with the U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

Rep. Ted Poe: “It’s Time to Put Turkey’s Ally Status on Probation”

Armenian Folk Culture Presented on Unprecedented Scale at the First Day of Smithsonian Festival

Aliyev Again Threatens Military Action Against Karabakh, Armenia

Senate Appropriations Committee Puts Turkey on Notice, Ensures Continued Aid to Armenia and Humanitarian Assistance to Artsakh

Turks Have Voted Away Their Democracy

Deputy Speaker turns to US Congressmen over the purchase of American helicopters by Azerbaijan

Sold Out Armenian-Inspired Dinner Experience with Special Chef Carrie Nahabedian Raises Funds for ArmeniaTree Project

Unfurling the Rich Tapestry of Armenian Culture at Smithsonian Folklife Festival

How Armenian Dance Adapted Over Time and Place

Armenia‘s Velvet Revolution shows democratic reform can triumph even in Russia’s shadow – The Washington Post op-ed by David Ignatius

Congresswoman Jackie Speier Leads Dozens of Bipartisan Members in Call for Democracy Aid to Armenia

A mandate for change in Armenia

Glendale leaders vote to honor Armenian American community with new street name – Artsakh Street

Congressman John Sarbanes Leads Bipartisan Effort to Prevent Turkey from Acquiring F-35 Fighter Jet

In Turkey, the opposition finally unites in bid to end Erdogan’s dominance

Library of Congress 22nd Vardanants Day Armenian Lecture Takes Place on June 26

Affectionate Memorial Service in Long Beach Honors Former California Governor George Deukmejian

Republic of Armenia PM Pashinyan and Armenian Assembly of America delegation meet in Yerevan

Cato Institute’s Doug Bandow: Is It Time to Carve Turkey Out of NATO?

Book review: Avedis Hadjian’s “Secret Nation” tells plight of Turkey’s Armenians

Azerbaijan ‘paid to influence’ American Congress

Israel freezes work on ArmenianGenocide bill until after Turkish election

Alexander Lapshin: “The Azerbaijani regime kidnaps and kills anyone it dislikes”

The US may deny Turkey F-35 sales – and now it may turn to Russia in a nightmare for NATO

The Art of Armenian Pottery Will Be on Display at This Summer’s Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Armenians portrayed as enemies in Turkey school exam question

August 2018

U.S. Ambassador Tours ANI Exhibit on YMCA During the First Republic of Armenia

Turkey’s last Armenian village honors long-ago stand

The Myth of Erdogan’s Power

Turkey’s currency has plunged, and its row with America is getting worse

William Saroyan House Museum opens in central Fresno. See the writer as a hologram

Armenian Assembly Mourns the Loss of Senator McCain and Recalls his 2009 Statement on the ArmenianGenocide

Saroyan Proclamation at Fresno City Hall

Turkish Divestment Bill One Vote from Governor’s Desk

Istanbul: Peaceful Protest Not So Peaceful

The Pastor is Not the Only U.S. Hostage in Turkey

Angela Merkel in Azerbaijan calls for peace with Armenia

Airline Once Linked to Azerbaijan’s Ruling Family Got US Loan Guarantees, Military Contracts, Planes

Azerbaijan’s Ballistic Missile Dilemma – indicates a readiness to wage war against Armenia

Fresh from revolution, Armenia‘s tech industry has high expectations

UCI chemistry professor, wife fund $100,000 endowment for Armenianstudies research

Do You Know What Jadrag Is?

World’s oldest surviving melody was composed by Armenian ancestors 3400 years ago

100 Days: Walking A Fine Line, Armenians Still On ‘Revolution’ High

My Armenia by Peter Balakian

Fox News’ Kennedy urges Trump to recognize Armenian Genocide; Calls on Turkey to release American pastor Andrew Brunson

Exclusive: Trump vows ‘no concessions’ with Turkey over detained U.S. pastor

Trump Blocks Fighter Jet Transfer Amid Deepening U.S.-Turkey Rift

The West Hoped for Democracy in Turkey. Erdogan Had Other Ideas.

Turkey’s Christians Are Facing Increasing Persecution

Alexis Ohanian to help bring high tech companies to Armenia

Armenian Assembly Completes Exceptionally Vibrant Internship Program in Washington, D.C.

A Statement from the Diocesan Council Regarding the Diocesan Development Plan Proposal

A Tribute to Der Dajad on the Occasion of his ‘Karasoonk’

Artisan Master Classes Hope to Draw Travelers Into the ArmenianCountryside

Naregatsi Art Institute, ArmenianNational Institute, and ArmenianAssembly of America host photo exhibition entitled “American Relief in the First Republic of Armenia 1918-1920″

Making U.S.-Armenia relations great again

Armenian Court Dismisses Case, Frees Detained Former President Kocharian

Trump doubles tariffs on Turkey

Trump’s Turkey Spat Could Rouse Army of Well-Paid, Connected Lobbyists

Congressman Lieu uses Turkey crisis to renew call on Trump to recognize Armenian genocide

NATO Should Give Turkey the Boot

Vice Chair of US Commission for International Religious Liberty Fears for Brunson’s Life

Christians Were Forced to Sign Paper Saying They Don’t Face Persecution in Turkey, Says Church Leader

American congressman visits Azerbaijan

Blessing of The Grapes, Centuries-Old Armenian tradition

Harvard library passport exhibit highlights stories of migration

Rituals and Symbols of an ArmenianWedding

New Zealand Green Party urges Parliament to recognize the ArmenianGenocide

U.S. Department of Treasury Sanctions Turkish Officials with Leading Roles in Unjust Detention of U.S. Pastor Andrew Brunson

Turkey to Freeze Two U.S. Officials’ Assets in Retaliation to Sanctions

U.S. Special Counsel Mueller Wants To Interview Singer Agalarov, Lawyer Says

For Armenians, they’re not occupied territories – they’re the homeland

Garry Kasparov: The ethnically Armenian chess player who broke all records

A Family’s 400-Year-Old Musical Secret Still Rings True

July 2018

48 Members of Congress Urge President Trump to Meet with Armenian Prime Minister Pashinyan

Trump Threatens Sanctions Against Turkey Over Detained Pastor

Armenian Authorities Charge Ex-President Kocharian Over 2008 Crackdown

Turkey’s Erdogan Wants To Crush The Kurds and Recreate The Ottoman World

Turkey to apply international arbitration if F-35 jet sales blocked

Azerbaijan: Torture, Impunity and Corruption Highlighted in Publication by The Council of Europe’s Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

President Theodore Roosevelt and the Armenians

The Met unveils preview of “Armenia!” exhibition running from September 22, 2018 through January 13, 2019

The Lure of Basturma in Little Armenia

Power of Three: Armenian History and Harmonies from Zulal

Congressional Armenian Caucus Leaders Urge President Trump to Meet with Prime Minister Pashinyan in Washington, D.C. in September

YMCA Features Armenia National Institute Exhibit on American Humanitarians During the First Republic of Armenia

Bloomberg Identifies Erdogan and Aliyev as Elected Leaders Making the World Less Democratic

Congress Halts F-35 Turkey Transfers

Senators Introduce Bill Demanding Turkey End Unjust Detention of U.S. Citizens

Armenian Assembly Congratulates Smithsonian for Most Attended Folklife Festival in Recent Years

Get to Know Khorovats, Armenia‘s Favorite Grilling Pastime

Writer Wililam Saroyan Longtime Fresno Home Opens as Museum

Henry Morgenthau III, Grandson of Ambassador Morgenthau and Lifelong Supporter of US Affirmation of Armenian Genocide Passes Away at 101

Time Magazine Names Armenian PM Nikol Pashinyan as a Crusader Keeping the Dream of Democracy Alive

Trump fist-bumped Turkish leader Erdogan, said he “does things the right way”

NATO’s Real Crisis Is Turkey, Not Trump

Azerbaijan’s Destruction of Historical and Culture Monuments in Artsakh Detailed on United Nations Official Website

Raising a Glass to Armenia‘s Elaborate Toasting Tradition

The Heart And Soul Of Armenia Lives In A Slab Of Wood

Armenian, Azeri Foreign Ministers To Meet On July 11

Women Clear Landmines In Armenia and Artsakh To Promote Peace And Stability

Erdogan wins; Turkey and the West both lose

A dark time for democracy in Turkey

Christians could vanish from Middle East due to ‘murderous indifference’ of world govts, Pope warns

Ancient Armenian water celebration comes to Watertown

Festival Showcases Cultures of Armenia, Catalonia

Pashinyan Wants To UpgradeArmenia‘s Ties With U.S.

U.S. Envoy ‘Confident’ About More Trade, Investment In Armenia

Turkish Divestment Legislation Referred to California State Senate Appropriations Committee

Armenian Vardavar Holiday to be Celebrated on National Mall During Smithsonian Folklife Festival

June 2018

President Sarkissian met with the U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

Rep. Ted Poe: “It’s Time to Put Turkey’s Ally Status on Probation”

Armenian Folk Culture Presented on Unprecedented Scale at the First Day of Smithsonian Festival

Aliyev Again Threatens Military Action Against Karabakh, Armenia

Senate Appropriations Committee Puts Turkey on Notice, Ensures Continued Aid to Armenia and Humanitarian Assistance to Artsakh

Turks Have Voted Away Their Democracy

Deputy Speaker turns to US Congressmen over the purchase of American helicopters by Azerbaijan

Sold Out Armenian-Inspired Dinner Experience with Special Chef Carrie Nahabedian Raises Funds for ArmeniaTree Project

Unfurling the Rich Tapestry of Armenian Culture at Smithsonian Folklife Festival

How Armenian Dance Adapted Over Time and Place

Armenia‘s Velvet Revolution shows democratic reform can triumph even in Russia’s shadow – The Washington Post op-ed by David Ignatius

Congresswoman Jackie Speier Leads Dozens of Bipartisan Members in Call for Democracy Aid to Armenia

A mandate for change in Armenia

Glendale leaders vote to honor Armenian American community with new street name – Artsakh Street

Congressman John Sarbanes Leads Bipartisan Effort to Prevent Turkey from Acquiring F-35 Fighter Jet

In Turkey, the opposition finally unites in bid to end Erdogan’s dominance

Library of Congress 22nd Vardanants Day Armenian Lecture Takes Place on June 26

Affectionate Memorial Service in Long Beach Honors Former California Governor George Deukmejian

Republic of Armenia PM Pashinyan and Armenian Assembly of America delegation meet in Yerevan

Cato Institute’s Doug Bandow: Is It Time to Carve Turkey Out of NATO?

Book review: Avedis Hadjian’s “Secret Nation” tells plight of Turkey’s Armenians

Azerbaijan ‘paid to influence’ American Congress

Israel freezes work on ArmenianGenocide bill until after Turkish election

Alexander Lapshin: “The Azerbaijani regime kidnaps and kills anyone it dislikes”

The US may deny Turkey F-35 sales – and now it may turn to Russia in a nightmare for NATO

The Art of Armenian Pottery Will Be on Display at This Summer’s Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Armenians portrayed as enemies in Turkey school exam question

August 2018

U.S. Ambassador Tours ANI Exhibit on YMCA During the First Republic of Armenia

Turkey’s last Armenian village honors long-ago stand

The Myth of Erdogan’s Power

Turkey’s currency has plunged, and its row with America is getting worse

William Saroyan House Museum opens in central Fresno. See the writer as a hologram

Armenian Assembly Mourns the Loss of Senator McCain and Recalls his 2009 Statement on the ArmenianGenocide

Saroyan Proclamation at Fresno City Hall

Turkish Divestment Bill One Vote from Governor’s Desk

Istanbul: Peaceful Protest Not So Peaceful

The Pastor is Not the Only U.S. Hostage in Turkey

Angela Merkel in Azerbaijan calls for peace with Armenia

Airline Once Linked to Azerbaijan’s Ruling Family Got US Loan Guarantees, Military Contracts, Planes

Azerbaijan’s Ballistic Missile Dilemma – indicates a readiness to wage war against Armenia

Fresh from revolution, Armenia‘s tech industry has high expectations

UCI chemistry professor, wife fund $100,000 endowment for Armenianstudies research

Do You Know What Jadrag Is?

World’s oldest surviving melody was composed by Armenian ancestors 3400 years ago

100 Days: Walking A Fine Line, Armenians Still On ‘Revolution’ High

My Armenia by Peter Balakian

Fox News’ Kennedy urges Trump to recognize Armenian Genocide; Calls on Turkey to release American pastor Andrew Brunson

Exclusive: Trump vows ‘no concessions’ with Turkey over detained U.S. pastor

Trump Blocks Fighter Jet Transfer Amid Deepening U.S.-Turkey Rift

The West Hoped for Democracy in Turkey. Erdogan Had Other Ideas.

Turkey’s Christians Are Facing Increasing Persecution

Alexis Ohanian to help bring high tech companies to Armenia

Armenian Assembly Completes Exceptionally Vibrant Internship Program in Washington, D.C.

A Statement from the Diocesan Council Regarding the Diocesan Development Plan Proposal

A Tribute to Der Dajad on the Occasion of his ‘Karasoonk’

Artisan Master Classes Hope to Draw Travelers Into the ArmenianCountryside

Naregatsi Art Institute, ArmenianNational Institute, and ArmenianAssembly of America host photo exhibition entitled “American Relief in the First Republic of Armenia 1918-1920″

Making U.S.-Armenia relations great again

Armenian Court Dismisses Case, Frees Detained Former President Kocharian

Trump doubles tariffs on Turkey

Trump’s Turkey Spat Could Rouse Army of Well-Paid, Connected Lobbyists

Congressman Lieu uses Turkey crisis to renew call on Trump to recognize Armenian genocide

NATO Should Give Turkey the Boot

Vice Chair of US Commission for International Religious Liberty Fears for Brunson’s Life

Christians Were Forced to Sign Paper Saying They Don’t Face Persecution in Turkey, Says Church Leader

American congressman visits Azerbaijan

Blessing of The Grapes, Centuries-Old Armenian tradition

Harvard library passport exhibit highlights stories of migration

Rituals and Symbols of an ArmenianWedding

New Zealand Green Party urges Parliament to recognize the ArmenianGenocide

U.S. Department of Treasury Sanctions Turkish Officials with Leading Roles in Unjust Detention of U.S. Pastor Andrew Brunson

Turkey to Freeze Two U.S. Officials’ Assets in Retaliation to Sanctions

U.S. Special Counsel Mueller Wants To Interview Singer Agalarov, Lawyer Says

For Armenians, they’re not occupied territories – they’re the homeland

Garry Kasparov: The ethnically Armenian chess player who broke all records

A Family’s 400-Year-Old Musical Secret Still Rings True

July 2018

48 Members of Congress Urge President Trump to Meet with Armenian Prime Minister Pashinyan

Trump Threatens Sanctions Against Turkey Over Detained Pastor

Armenian Authorities Charge Ex-President Kocharian Over 2008 Crackdown

Turkey’s Erdogan Wants To Crush The Kurds and Recreate The Ottoman World

Turkey to apply international arbitration if F-35 jet sales blocked

Azerbaijan: Torture, Impunity and Corruption Highlighted in Publication by The Council of Europe’s Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

President Theodore Roosevelt and the Armenians

The Met unveils preview of “Armenia!” exhibition running from September 22, 2018 through January 13, 2019

The Lure of Basturma in Little Armenia

Power of Three: Armenian History and Harmonies from Zulal

Congressional Armenian Caucus Leaders Urge President Trump to Meet with Prime Minister Pashinyan in Washington, D.C. in September

YMCA Features Armenia National Institute Exhibit on American Humanitarians During the First Republic of Armenia

Bloomberg Identifies Erdogan and Aliyev as Elected Leaders Making the World Less Democratic

Congress Halts F-35 Turkey Transfers

Senators Introduce Bill Demanding Turkey End Unjust Detention of U.S. Citizens

Armenian Assembly Congratulates Smithsonian for Most Attended Folklife Festival in Recent Years

Get to Know Khorovats, Armenia‘s Favorite Grilling Pastime

Writer Wililam Saroyan Longtime Fresno Home Opens as Museum

Henry Morgenthau III, Grandson of Ambassador Morgenthau and Lifelong Supporter of US Affirmation of Armenian Genocide Passes Away at 101

Time Magazine Names Armenian PM Nikol Pashinyan as a Crusader Keeping the Dream of Democracy Alive

Trump fist-bumped Turkish leader Erdogan, said he “does things the right way”

NATO’s Real Crisis Is Turkey, Not Trump

Azerbaijan’s Destruction of Historical and Culture Monuments in Artsakh Detailed on United Nations Official Website

Raising a Glass to Armenia‘s Elaborate Toasting Tradition

The Heart And Soul Of Armenia Lives In A Slab Of Wood

Armenian, Azeri Foreign Ministers To Meet On July 11

Women Clear Landmines In Armenia and Artsakh To Promote Peace And Stability

Erdogan wins; Turkey and the West both lose

A dark time for democracy in Turkey

Christians could vanish from Middle East due to ‘murderous indifference’ of world govts, Pope warns

Ancient Armenian water celebration comes to Watertown

Festival Showcases Cultures of Armenia, Catalonia

Pashinyan Wants To UpgradeArmenia‘s Ties With U.S.

U.S. Envoy ‘Confident’ About More Trade, Investment In Armenia

Turkish Divestment Legislation Referred to California State Senate Appropriations Committee

Armenian Vardavar Holiday to be Celebrated on National Mall During Smithsonian Folklife Festival

June 2018

President Sarkissian met with the U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

Rep. Ted Poe: “It’s Time to Put Turkey’s Ally Status on Probation”

Armenian Folk Culture Presented on Unprecedented Scale at the First Day of Smithsonian Festival

Aliyev Again Threatens Military Action Against Karabakh, Armenia

Senate Appropriations Committee Puts Turkey on Notice, Ensures Continued Aid to Armenia and Humanitarian Assistance to Artsakh

Turks Have Voted Away Their Democracy

Deputy Speaker turns to US Congressmen over the purchase of American helicopters by Azerbaijan

Sold Out Armenian-Inspired Dinner Experience with Special Chef Carrie Nahabedian Raises Funds for ArmeniaTree Project

Unfurling the Rich Tapestry of Armenian Culture at Smithsonian Folklife Festival

How Armenian Dance Adapted Over Time and Place

Armenia‘s Velvet Revolution shows democratic reform can triumph even in Russia’s shadow – The Washington Post op-ed by David Ignatius

Congresswoman Jackie Speier Leads Dozens of Bipartisan Members in Call for Democracy Aid to Armenia

A mandate for change in Armenia

Glendale leaders vote to honor Armenian American community with new street name – Artsakh Street

Congressman John Sarbanes Leads Bipartisan Effort to Prevent Turkey from Acquiring F-35 Fighter Jet

In Turkey, the opposition finally unites in bid to end Erdogan’s dominance

Library of Congress 22nd Vardanants Day Armenian Lecture Takes Place on June 26

Affectionate Memorial Service in Long Beach Honors Former California Governor George Deukmejian

Republic of Armenia PM Pashinyan and Armenian Assembly of America delegation meet in Yerevan

Cato Institute’s Doug Bandow: Is It Time to Carve Turkey Out of NATO?

Book review: Avedis Hadjian’s “Secret Nation” tells plight of Turkey’s Armenians

Azerbaijan ‘paid to influence’ American Congress

Israel freezes work on ArmenianGenocide bill until after Turkish election

Alexander Lapshin: “The Azerbaijani regime kidnaps and kills anyone it dislikes”

The US may deny Turkey F-35 sales – and now it may turn to Russia in a nightmare for NATO

The Art of Armenian Pottery Will Be on Display at This Summer’s Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Armenians portrayed as enemies in Turkey school exam question

August 2018

U.S. Ambassador Tours ANI Exhibit on YMCA During the First Republic of Armenia

Turkey’s last Armenian village honors long-ago stand

The Myth of Erdogan’s Power

Turkey’s currency has plunged, and its row with America is getting worse

William Saroyan House Museum opens in central Fresno. See the writer as a hologram

Armenian Assembly Mourns the Loss of Senator McCain and Recalls his 2009 Statement on the ArmenianGenocide

Saroyan Proclamation at Fresno City Hall

Turkish Divestment Bill One Vote from Governor’s Desk

Istanbul: Peaceful Protest Not So Peaceful

The Pastor is Not the Only U.S. Hostage in Turkey

Angela Merkel in Azerbaijan calls for peace with Armenia

Airline Once Linked to Azerbaijan’s Ruling Family Got US Loan Guarantees, Military Contracts, Planes

Azerbaijan’s Ballistic Missile Dilemma – indicates a readiness to wage war against Armenia

Fresh from revolution, Armenia‘s tech industry has high expectations

UCI chemistry professor, wife fund $100,000 endowment for Armenianstudies research

Do You Know What Jadrag Is?

World’s oldest surviving melody was composed by Armenian ancestors 3400 years ago

100 Days: Walking A Fine Line, Armenians Still On ‘Revolution’ High

My Armenia by Peter Balakian

Fox News’ Kennedy urges Trump to recognize Armenian Genocide; Calls on Turkey to release American pastor Andrew Brunson

Exclusive: Trump vows ‘no concessions’ with Turkey over detained U.S. pastor

Trump Blocks Fighter Jet Transfer Amid Deepening U.S.-Turkey Rift

The West Hoped for Democracy in Turkey. Erdogan Had Other Ideas.

Turkey’s Christians Are Facing Increasing Persecution

Alexis Ohanian to help bring high tech companies to Armenia

Armenian Assembly Completes Exceptionally Vibrant Internship Program in Washington, D.C.

A Statement from the Diocesan Council Regarding the Diocesan Development Plan Proposal

A Tribute to Der Dajad on the Occasion of his ‘Karasoonk’

Artisan Master Classes Hope to Draw Travelers Into the ArmenianCountryside

Naregatsi Art Institute, ArmenianNational Institute, and ArmenianAssembly of America host photo exhibition entitled “American Relief in the First Republic of Armenia 1918-1920″

Making U.S.-Armenia relations great again

Armenian Court Dismisses Case, Frees Detained Former President Kocharian

Trump doubles tariffs on Turkey

Trump’s Turkey Spat Could Rouse Army of Well-Paid, Connected Lobbyists

Congressman Lieu uses Turkey crisis to renew call on Trump to recognize Armenian genocide

NATO Should Give Turkey the Boot

Vice Chair of US Commission for International Religious Liberty Fears for Brunson’s Life

Christians Were Forced to Sign Paper Saying They Don’t Face Persecution in Turkey, Says Church Leader

American congressman visits Azerbaijan

Blessing of The Grapes, Centuries-Old Armenian tradition

Harvard library passport exhibit highlights stories of migration

Rituals and Symbols of an ArmenianWedding

New Zealand Green Party urges Parliament to recognize the ArmenianGenocide

U.S. Department of Treasury Sanctions Turkish Officials with Leading Roles in Unjust Detention of U.S. Pastor Andrew Brunson

Turkey to Freeze Two U.S. Officials’ Assets in Retaliation to Sanctions

U.S. Special Counsel Mueller Wants To Interview Singer Agalarov, Lawyer Says

For Armenians, they’re not occupied territories – they’re the homeland

Garry Kasparov: The ethnically Armenian chess player who broke all records

A Family’s 400-Year-Old Musical Secret Still Rings True

July 2018

48 Members of Congress Urge President Trump to Meet with Armenian Prime Minister Pashinyan

Trump Threatens Sanctions Against Turkey Over Detained Pastor

Armenian Authorities Charge Ex-President Kocharian Over 2008 Crackdown

Turkey’s Erdogan Wants To Crush The Kurds and Recreate The Ottoman World

Turkey to apply international arbitration if F-35 jet sales blocked

Azerbaijan: Torture, Impunity and Corruption Highlighted in Publication by The Council of Europe’s Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

President Theodore Roosevelt and the Armenians

The Met unveils preview of “Armenia!” exhibition running from September 22, 2018 through January 13, 2019

The Lure of Basturma in Little Armenia

Power of Three: Armenian History and Harmonies from Zulal

Congressional Armenian Caucus Leaders Urge President Trump to Meet with Prime Minister Pashinyan in Washington, D.C. in September

YMCA Features Armenia National Institute Exhibit on American Humanitarians During the First Republic of Armenia

Bloomberg Identifies Erdogan and Aliyev as Elected Leaders Making the World Less Democratic

Congress Halts F-35 Turkey Transfers

Senators Introduce Bill Demanding Turkey End Unjust Detention of U.S. Citizens

Armenian Assembly Congratulates Smithsonian for Most Attended Folklife Festival in Recent Years

Get to Know Khorovats, Armenia‘s Favorite Grilling Pastime

Writer Wililam Saroyan Longtime Fresno Home Opens as Museum

Henry Morgenthau III, Grandson of Ambassador Morgenthau and Lifelong Supporter of US Affirmation of Armenian Genocide Passes Away at 101

Time Magazine Names Armenian PM Nikol Pashinyan as a Crusader Keeping the Dream of Democracy Alive

Trump fist-bumped Turkish leader Erdogan, said he “does things the right way”

NATO’s Real Crisis Is Turkey, Not Trump

Azerbaijan’s Destruction of Historical and Culture Monuments in Artsakh Detailed on United Nations Official Website

Raising a Glass to Armenia‘s Elaborate Toasting Tradition

The Heart And Soul Of Armenia Lives In A Slab Of Wood

Armenian, Azeri Foreign Ministers To Meet On July 11

Women Clear Landmines In Armenia and Artsakh To Promote Peace And Stability

Erdogan wins; Turkey and the West both lose

A dark time for democracy in Turkey

Christians could vanish from Middle East due to ‘murderous indifference’ of world govts, Pope warns

Ancient Armenian water celebration comes to Watertown

Festival Showcases Cultures of Armenia, Catalonia

Pashinyan Wants To UpgradeArmenia‘s Ties With U.S.

U.S. Envoy ‘Confident’ About More Trade, Investment In Armenia

Turkish Divestment Legislation Referred to California State Senate Appropriations Committee

Armenian Vardavar Holiday to be Celebrated on National Mall During Smithsonian Folklife Festival

June 2018

President Sarkissian met with the U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

Rep. Ted Poe: “It’s Time to Put Turkey’s Ally Status on Probation”

Armenian Folk Culture Presented on Unprecedented Scale at the First Day of Smithsonian Festival

Aliyev Again Threatens Military Action Against Karabakh, Armenia

Senate Appropriations Committee Puts Turkey on Notice, Ensures Continued Aid to Armenia and Humanitarian Assistance to Artsakh

Turks Have Voted Away Their Democracy

Deputy Speaker turns to US Congressmen over the purchase of American helicopters by Azerbaijan

Sold Out Armenian-Inspired Dinner Experience with Special Chef Carrie Nahabedian Raises Funds for ArmeniaTree Project

Unfurling the Rich Tapestry of Armenian Culture at Smithsonian Folklife Festival

How Armenian Dance Adapted Over Time and Place

Armenia‘s Velvet Revolution shows democratic reform can triumph even in Russia’s shadow – The Washington Post op-ed by David Ignatius

Congresswoman Jackie Speier Leads Dozens of Bipartisan Members in Call for Democracy Aid to Armenia

A mandate for change in Armenia

Glendale leaders vote to honor Armenian American community with new street name – Artsakh Street

Congressman John Sarbanes Leads Bipartisan Effort to Prevent Turkey from Acquiring F-35 Fighter Jet

In Turkey, the opposition finally unites in bid to end Erdogan’s dominance

Library of Congress 22nd Vardanants Day Armenian Lecture Takes Place on June 26

Affectionate Memorial Service in Long Beach Honors Former California Governor George Deukmejian

Republic of Armenia PM Pashinyan and Armenian Assembly of America delegation meet in Yerevan

Cato Institute’s Doug Bandow: Is It Time to Carve Turkey Out of NATO?

Book review: Avedis Hadjian’s “Secret Nation” tells plight of Turkey’s Armenians

Azerbaijan ‘paid to influence’ American Congress

Israel freezes work on ArmenianGenocide bill until after Turkish election

Alexander Lapshin: “The Azerbaijani regime kidnaps and kills anyone it dislikes”

The US may deny Turkey F-35 sales – and now it may turn to Russia in a nightmare for NATO

The Art of Armenian Pottery Will Be on Display at This Summer’s Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Armenians portrayed as enemies in Turkey school exam question