| 11.04.14 | 13:49
The United States continues to urge Armenia and Turkey “to work together to achieve a full, frank and just acknowledgement of the facts”, said U.S. Department of State spokesperson Jen Psaki during a daily press briefing in Washington, DC, on Thursday.
| 11.04.14 | 12:59
Armenia welcomes the adoption of the United States Senate Foreign Relations Committee 410 Resolution recognizing the Armenian Genocide, Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian said in a statement released on Friday.
| 11.04.14 | 10:16
For the first time in nearly a quarter century, a U.S. Senate committee on Thursday adopted an Armenian Genocide Resolution, calling upon the Senate to commemorate this crime and encouraging the President to ensure that America’s foreign policy reflects and reinforces the lessons, documented in the U.S. record, of the still-unpunished genocide, reports Asbarez.com, quoting the Armenian National Committee of America.
| 07.04.14 | 10:22
On April 3, Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Robert Menendez (D-NJ) and Senator Mark Kirk (R-IL) introduced legislation, calling upon the United States President to work toward an Armenian-Turkish relationship based on Turkey’s truthful acknowledgment of the Armenian Genocide.
| 02.04.14 | 10:45
Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian on Tuesday participated in the Responsibility to Protect Conference on the prevention of genocides. The conference was held in Brussels by the Belgian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan Genocide.
| 12.03.14 | 11:27
Official Yerevan welcomes the appeal by Switzerland against the decision by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) that denying the fact of the Armenian genocide is not a criminal offense.
| 31.01.14 | 10:06
Over the past few days three top world politicians have made statements concerning the Armenian genocide, in response to which Turkey, contrary to tradition, did not protest vehemently or threaten to use sanctions.
| 29.01.14 | 14:09
“Prickly problems of the past must be solved rather than be forgotten,” said Vice-Chairman of the Armenian National Assembly Eduard Sharmazanov in reply to Turkish President Abdullah Gul’s most recent comments regarding the Armenian genocide.
| 29.01.14 | 11:47
On a visit to Turkey French President Francois Hollande has made it clear that France’s fundamental stance on the Armenian genocide was unchanged, reports AFP.
| 17.01.14 | 13:07
The California State Assembly Education Committee unanimously adopted a bill AB-659, a measure introduced by Assembly member Adrin Nazarian which would bolster the commitment of the State of California to teach of the Armenian Genocide to public school students in Grades 7-12.