Armenian-related news from Asbarez Armenian Newspaper.
Sun, 20 Sep 2020 22:10:05 +0000
An Update About AYF Camp During Wildfires
The recent wildfires plaguing Southern California have burned hundreds of thousands of acres, forced thousands to evacuate and even caused structural damage to many homes and buildings
Sat, 19 Sep 2020 20:44:58 +0000
Veteran ARF Member, Activist and Benefactor Manas Boujikian Passes Away
It is with great sorrow that the Armenian Revolutionary Federation Western U.S. Central Committee announces the passing of veteran ARF member, dedicated activist and generous benefactor Unger Manas Boujikian
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 23:16:49 +0000
Rose and Alex Pilibos Armenian School Opens Academic Season
At Pilibos, the excitement and anticipation of a new school year is always met with bright smiles, warm greetings and eager introductions.
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 22:52:31 +0000
Armenian EyeCare Project Goes Virtual with Fall Events
The Armenian EyeCare Project will be hosting some of its biggest annual events a little differently this year as the organization prepares to go virtual due to the coronavirus
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 22:44:42 +0000
September 19 Marks Defeat of Ottomans by Armenian Legion in Battle of Arara
After the disastrous Gallipoli Campaign of 1915-16, the Allied Powers started searching for a new front to encircle the Ottoman army and knock them out of the war.
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 22:25:51 +0000
Armenia Inaugurates Embassy In Israel
Armenia has reportedly inaugurated its embassy in Israel one year after deciding to upgrade diplomatic relations with the Jewish state.
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 22:20:17 +0000
Mnatsakanyan Warns of Ongoing Turkish Military Build-Up in Azerbaijan
The recent clashes on Armenian-Azerbaijani border were a miscalculation by Baku, Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan said in an interview with “Al-Akhbar’’ newspaper
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 22:16:21 +0000
Armenian Youth Federation Marches in Yerevan for ‘National and Advanced Education’
Hundreds of protesters led by the Armenian Revolutionary Federation’s (ARF) youth wing—the Armenian Youth Federation (AYF)—took to the streets of Yerevan on Wednesday evening to demand the resignation of Armenia’s Minister of Education
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 22:05:25 +0000
Diaspora High Commissioner Meets with Armenian Journalists from U.S. and Canada
Armenia's High Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs Zareh Sinanyan had a virtual meeting with journalists from two dozen Armenian media outlets operating in the United States and Canada.
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 18:42:04 +0000
Arson Investigation Begins in S.F. Church Building Fire as Community Bills it a Hate Crime
The San Francisco community began the task of cleaning up after a fire raged through the Armenian community center adjacent to the St. Gregory the Illuminator Armenian Church on Thursday.