SEVAG TATEOSIAN: This is why I fight for Armenian genocide recognition

17/6/13 Each year on April 24, Armenians around the world commemorate one of the darkest times of recent memory and the darkest period of the Armenian people's 3,500-year history. No matter which country around the world you visit, the Armenian diaspora, comprised of the offspring of survivors, hold events dedicated to remembering the 1.5 million who ...

Achadjian Introduces Return of Churches Bill in Calif. Assembly

Assemblymember Katcho Achadjian

9/4/2012 SACRAMENTO—The Armenian National Committee of America-Western Region welcomed the introduction of Assembly Joint Resolution 34 (AJR 34) introduced by California Assembly Member Katcho Achadjian (R-33). The resolution calls on the Republic of Turkey to respect religious freedom and return church properties to its minority communities. “I believe that this resolution is an important step in a ...

Diaspora communities celebrate Armenia day

11/11/2011 Leaders of the Armenian-American community and members of Armenia's diplomatic corps were honored with presidential medals for their service to the Republic of Armenia on its 20th anniversary of independence during a banquet held to welcome Armenia's President Serge Sargsyan to New York on September 23. Among the award recipients were Archbishop Khajag Barsamian, Primate of ...

Eastern Diocese Assembly in Boston honors Mass. Governor, Armenian American Activists

4/6/2011 BOSTON - Some 300 attendees from parishes throughout the Diocese gathered in the ornate Imperial Ballroom of the Boston Park Plaza Hotel on Friday evening, April 29, to honor some heroic contributors to the Armenian Church and to the greater Armenian community. Hosted by the Holy Trinity Armenian Church of Cambridge, Mass., the Grand Banquet of ...