OSCE RESPONSE MISSES MARK IN FACE OF GROWING CONGRESSIONAL CONCERN OVER AZERBAIJANI AGGRESSION

PRESS RELEASE

— Rep. Jim Costa (D-CA) joins Reps. Schiff and Sherman in Condemning Latest Azerbaijani Murder of Armenian Soldier Hrant Poghosyan.

WASHINGTON, DC — Members of Congress continue to express alarm at Azerbaijan’s most recent military attack across the Armenian border, which have made Armenian soldier Hrant Poghosyan Azerbaijan’s latest casualty, reported the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA). Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

City of Highland Reaffirms Its Commitment to its Sister-City Partnership with Berdzor Despite Attempts by Azerbaijan

ANCA_WR_LOGOHIGHLAND, CA — Under outside pressure from the Consulate of Azerbaijan, City of Highland Councilmember Jody Scott unsuccessfully attempted on December 10, 2013, to overturn a previous unanimous Council decision to establish a sister-city partnership with Berdzor, Nagorno Karabagh. Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

Statement

logo-EAFJD-300x300Brussels, 18 December 2013.- The European Court of Human Rights in its ruling of December 17, 2013 has confirmed that the Armenian Genocide denial does not constitute a delinquent act. According to it, the decision adopted by the Court of Lausanne in 2007 condemning Dogu Perincek, the president of Worker’s Party of Turkey for his negationist statements violates the principles of freedom of expression.
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El CNA llevó el reclamo por las reparaciones del Estado turco al Foro Mundial de Derechos Humanos

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Del 10 al 13 de diciembre, el Consejo Nacional Armenio participó en Brasilia del Foro Mundial de Derechos Humanos (FMDH), enmarcado en el 65° aniversario de la Declaración Universal de los Derechos Humanos. Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

Օտարերկրեայ դեսպանութիւնների մասնակցութեամբ՝ ՄԱԿ-ի Ցեղասպանութիւնների կանխման ու պատժի ենթարկման կոնւենցիայի 65-ամեակը՝ Հայ ակումբի սրահում

«ԱԼԻՔ», Կ. Դաւթեան – Իրանում Հայաստանի Հանրապետութեան դեսպանատան եւ Հայկական հարցերի ուսումնասիրութեան կենտրոն՝ «ՀՈՒՍԿ»-ի համատեղ նախաձեռնութեամբ՝ երէկ երեկոյեան Հայ ակումբի սրահում կազմակերպւել էր միջոցառում՝ նւիրւած ՄԱԿ-ի՝ Ոճրագործութիւնների ու Ցեղասպանութիւնների կանխման ու պատժի ենթարկման կոնւենցիայի 65-ամեակին:
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ANC of Merrimack Valley Meets with Congressman Tierney

PEABODY, Mass.—Activists of the ANC-Merrimack Valley of Massachusetts had a successful meeting with Congressman John Tierney of the sixth district of the commonwealth on Monday, Dec. 16 in his district office in Peabody.

Activists Tom Vartabedian and Joe Dagdigian, as well as constituents Saro Khachikian, Ani Babaian, and Anahid Mardiros, brought forth a number of local and national issues concerning Armenian-Americans, which included the Armenian Genocide resolution, U.S. aid to Armenia, and the dire situation in Syria. Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

ANCA Glendale Launches “Neighborhood Connect” Program

ANCA Glendale’s Neighborhood Connect

GLENDALE, Calif.—On Monday, December 16, 2013, the Armenian National Committee of America – Glendale Chapter announced the launch of a new program called Neighborhood Connect. Neighborhood Connect is a program designed to bring various municipal, state and educational institutions to one place, so that community members and various offices can interact in community dialogue regarding issues of utmost importance to Glendale residents. Organizations and governmental institutions in the community will have the opportunity to provide help, direction, community education and services every month at a different community venue in Glendale. Continue reading / Ամբողջը →

ANCA WR Hosts Meet And Greet With CA Senate President Pro Tempore Darrell Steinberg

Glendale, CA— On Friday, December 13, the Armenian National Committee of America – Western Region held a private meet and greet with CA Senate President Pro Tempore Darrell Steinberg at the Peschekerian Center in Glendale, CA. Attended by over 35 community leaders, the reception served as an opportunity for the Senator to exchange ideas and become better acquainted with the leadership of ANCA WR local chapters, sister and community organizations in the Southern California region. Continue reading / Ամբողջը →