Iranian capital honors memory of Armenian Genocide victims

Iranian capital honors memory of Armenian Genocide victims

April 24, 2016 - 13:31 AMT  09:31 GMT
On the evening of April 23, Tehran’s church of St. Sargis hosted a liturgy followed by a wreath laying ceremony.
U.S. ambassador defends Obama’s failure to recognize Genocide

U.S. ambassador defends Obama’s failure to recognize Genocide

April 24, 2016 - 13:13 AMT  09:13 GMT
“It's an honor to represent the U.S. and the American nation while paying tribute to the victims of those events,” Richard Mills said.
Foreign Minister: Lavrov offered no “painful concessions” on Karabakh

Foreign Minister: Lavrov offered no “painful concessions” on Karabakh

April 24, 2016 - 13:00 AMT  09:00 GMT
Nalbandian said Azerbaijan will be forced to return to the negotiating table, there being no alternative to the negotiation process.
Armenians alarmed by Turkey's “renewal” campaign in Diyarbakir

Armenians alarmed by Turkey's “renewal” campaign in Diyarbakir

April 24, 2016 - 12:49 AMT  08:49 GMT
The Diyarbakir Bar Association has sued the government, claiming that the project is a work of “military and security reconstruction”
Huffpost: Word ‘genocide” invented because of Armenian slaughter

Huffpost: Word ‘genocide” invented because of Armenian slaughter (video)

 April 24, 2016 - 12:39 AMT  08:39 GMT
“While geopolitics has prevented the U.S. from using the word, there’s no doubt that the Genocide is a historical fact,” the article said.
Georgia, Lebanon host Genocide commemorating marches

Georgia, Lebanon host Genocide commemorating marches

April 24, 2016 - 12:15 AMT  08:15 GMT
Another torchlight march was organized in Akhaltsikhe on April 23, with thousands of locals carrying Armenian tricolors.
18 instances of Azeri ceasefire violations reported on Armenian border

18 instances of Azeri ceasefire violations reported on Armenian border

April 24, 2016 - 12:13 AMT  08:13 GMT
Azeri side opened indiscriminate fire from various caliber weapons on the Armenian frontline positions.
Hundreds remember Genocide victims at Jerusalem ceremony

Hundreds remember Genocide victims at Jerusalem ceremony

April 24, 2016 - 11:59 AMT  07:59 GMT
Members of the Armenian community will protest in front of the Turkish Consulate in Jerusalem and the Turkish Embassy in Tel Aviv.
Vatican mass honors memory of Armenian Genocide victims

Vatican mass honors memory of Armenian Genocide victims

April 24, 2016 - 11:34 AMT  07:34 GMT
Last year, during a special mass on April 12, Pope Francis described the mass killing of Armenians 100 years ago as Genocide.
President, Aznavour, Clooney visit Genocide memorial

President, Aznavour, Clooney visit Genocide memorial

April 24, 2016 - 11:19 AMT  07:19 GMT
President Serzh Sargsyan and First Lady Rita Sargsyan on April 24 visited Tsitsernakaberd the Armenian Genocide memorial.