Armenian-related news from Asbarez Armenian Newspaper.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 13:31:08 +0000
SERZH SARKISIAN RESIGNS AS PRIME MINISTER
Armenia's Prime Minister Serzh Sarkisian stepped down on Monday after ten days of unprecedented street protests against his attempt to extend his rule.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 20:39:10 +0000
Protest Significantly Grows as its Leaders are Arrested
Dramatic events on Sunday, punctuated by Prime Minister Serzh Sarkisian walking out of a meeting with protest organizer Nikol Pashinyan and his subsequent arrest prompted a surge in participation in Sunday's protest rally on Republic Square in Yerevan.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 20:27:44 +0000
VIDEO: Artsakh Military Warns of Azerbaijani Military Buildup
The Artsakh Defense Ministry of Sunday released footage showing accumulation of Azerbaijani military equipment and manpower along the Artsakh-Azerbaijan border, known as the line of contact.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 07:09:37 +0000
Prime Minister Sarkisian Walks Out from Meeting with Opposition Leader Pashinian
Prime Minister Serzh Sarkisian on Sunday walked out from a meeting with opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan saying that a political alliance that has received seven to eight percent of the votes cannot speak on behalf of the entire population.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 22:53:38 +0000
Protests in Armenia Continue for Seventh Day
Opposition leader Nikol Pashinian remained adamant in demanding Prime Minister Serzh Sarkisian’s resignation on Thursday, holding more protests
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 22:45:12 +0000
Krekorian Honors Armenian Educators at LA City Council Genocide Commemoration
On Wednesday, April 18, Los Angeles City Councilmember Paul Krekorian led the City Council's official commemoration of the 103rd anniversary of the Armenian Genocide
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 22:28:36 +0000
On Capitol Hill Lawmakers Press Trump and Congress to Pursue Justice for Armenian Genocide
Members of Congress joined together Wednesday evening at a Capitol Hill observance and made calls upon the President and Congressional leaders to reject Turkey's gag-rule
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 22:20:05 +0000
Armenian Legal Center Director Takes Part in UCLA and Georgetown Panels
Director of the Armenian Legal Center, Kate Nahapetian joined panels of genocide scholars to speak on the importance of justice and accountability in the struggle for genocide prevention
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 22:10:58 +0000
Dean Cain And Montel Williams To Host Special on Sunday on KTLA
Dean Cain and Montel Williams, Executive Producers of the film, “Architects of Denial,” will have a one-hour television special entitled, “Denial,” airing on KTLA 5 in Los Angeles on Sunday, April 22 at 2 p.m.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 21:28:22 +0000
ARF Western US Statement on Protests in Armenia
Asignificant sector of the population in Yerevan has resorted to protests and other civil disobedience measures demanding that the election of Serzh Sarkisian as prime minister be nullified.