The Armenian Catholicosate of The Holy See of Cilicia will Mark The Centenary of The First Independent Republic of Armenia

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ArmenianOrthodoxChurch.org - 15/10/17 Antelias – On April 2018, celebrations will begin with a Pan-Armenian Conference in Antelias, which will bring together historians, academics, community leaders, and government officials from Armenia, Artsakh and the Diaspora. The participants will analyse the historical circumstances that led the creation of the first independent republic of Armenia on 28 May 1918. They ...

Armenia’s Broken Heritage

In a gorge that separates Armenia (background) from Turkey, the Monastery of the Hripsimian Virgins is one of the crumbling remnants of Ani, a capital once known as the "City Of 1,001 Churches."

RFERL - October 2016 In July 2016, the ancient Armenian city of Ani, now in eastern Turkey, was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage site. For Armenians, a people still living under the shadow of what they regard as "the first genocide of the 20th century” carried out against their ancestors who lived under the Ottoman ...