| 25.03.15 | 11:22
Alevis from Dersim, a region in today’s eastern Turkey, who visited Armenia and some of whom have Armenian origins, said that a new era has started in Dersim: local Armenians are trying to regain their identity, and Alevis, a religious community in Turkey, are consistent about taking up the-once local Armenian cultural heritage.
| 24.03.15 | 12:59
The Armenian National Assembly on Tuesday voted unanimously in favor of a statement recognizing the genocide of Greeks and Assyrians in Ottoman Turkey.
| 24.03.15 | 11:56
Chief of Presidential Staff Vigen Sargsyan, who is also coordinator of the events commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, presented the schedule of April 22-24 arrangements as he spoke on the Public Television of Armenia recently.
| 24.03.15 | 11:04
Armenia is Russia’s strategic ally and Russia cannot ignore the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, Russian Ambassador to Armenia Ivan Volynkin said in an interview with Sputnik-Armenia radio station.
| 23.03.15 | 10:48
In an interview with France 24, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s decision to change this year’s Gallipoli commemoration to coincide with Armenia’s marking of the 100th anniversary of the genocide was a “cynical act”.
| 20.03.15 | 10:16
Russian President Vladimir Putin is likely to visit Armenia in the last week of April, his spokesman said.
| 19.03.15 | 10:22
Members of the House of Representatives, one of the two houses of the United States Congress, introduced a resolution on March 18 urging President Barack Obama to recognize the mass killing of Armenians by Ottoman soldiers during World War I as Genocide, RFE/RL reports.
| 19.03.15 | 10:12
Poland’s President Bronislaw Komorowski will visit Armenia on April 24 for the commemoration of the Armenian Genocide’s centennial anniversary, Vice-President of the European Parliament Ryszard Czarnecki said in an interview with Zhoghovurd daily.
| 18.03.15 | 10:23
The Euronest Parliamentary Assembly, which is holding its session in Armenia, has adopted a resolution on the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide, calling for greater international recognition of the 1915 Armenian Genocide and urging Turkey to “come to terms with its past.”
| 13.03.15 | 10:19
The European Parliament on Thursday approved its Annual Report on Human Rights and Democracy in the World, in which it urged all European Union member countries to recognize the Armenian Genocide.