| 01.02.16 | 11:03
An annual dinner of Armenian organizations of France took place at the l’Hôtel du Collectionneur in Paris on January 28, with French President Francois Hollande, Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo, French-Armenian crooner and Armenian Ambassador to Switzerland Charles Aznavour, Armenian Ambassador to France Vigen Chitechyan, well-known right politician Patrick Devedjian and others attending it.
| 12.01.16 | 10:48
In response to some angry reactions in Armenia to Russian Patriarch Kirill’s controversial comments on the treatment of Christians in the Empire, the Russian Orthodox Church has clarified that its supreme leader did not thereby deny the 1915 Armenian Genocide.
| 16.12.15 | 10:22
Ethnic Azerbaijani citizens of Russia live under the country’s law and shall recognize the Ottoman-era genocide of Armenians, Deputy Speaker of the Russian State Duma Nikolay Levichev, a co-author of the Duma bill on criminalizing Armenian Genocide denial, has told an Azeri news website.
| 03.12.15 | 10:04
The parliament of Aragon, an autonomous region in northeast Spain, has adopted a declaration recognizing and condemning the Armenian Genocide. The text, which was tabled by parliament member Gregorio Briz Sanchez, pays homage to the over 1.5 million victims of the genocide and asks all Turkish institutions, including the government, to acknowledge historical fact, reports Asbarez.com, quoting the European Friends of Armenia (EuFoA).
| 26.11.15 | 10:37
A bill penalizing denial of the 1915 Armenian Genocide in Ottoman Turkey has been introduced in the Russian State Duma, head of the Duma’s Spravedlivaya Rossiya faction Sergey Mironov announced on his Twitter account on Wednesday.
| 25.11.15 | 10:19
Armenian Prime Minister Hovik Abarhamyan on Tuesday attended the premiere of a performance dedicated to the Armenian Genocide Centennial that was staged based on the “One Hour of Memory” play by Armenian novelist and playwright Karine Khodikyan.
| 30.10.15 | 10:42
The Senate of the Republic of Paraguay on October 29 unanimously approved an official recognition of the Armenian Genocide, reports Asbarez.com.
| 29.10.15 | 09:50
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, who paid a working visit to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, participated on October 28 in a ceremony to commemorate the newly-canonized martyrs of the 1915 Armenian Genocide that took place at Westminster Abbey, reports the presidential press service.
| 27.10.15 | 11:53
Abie Alexander’s new book “For the Love of Armine” that tells about a love story between a young Armenian woman, Armine, and an Indian man is a tribute to the memory of the 1.5 million victims of the Armenian Genocide on the 100th anniversary of the massacres.
| 27.10.15 | 11:19
The year of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide registered quite a few successes for Armenian diplomacy, but the ruling of the European Court of Human Rights’ (ECHR) Grand Chamber earlier this month in the “Perincek v. Switzerland” case is not taken by all in Armenia as “victory”.