(L-R) Sevil Turan, Khatchig Mouradian, Attila Tuygan, and Murat Ucanar

Mouradian Speaks at First Genocide Commemoration in Aintab (Full Text)

The Story of Two Armenian Midwives Below is the text of a lecture delivered by scholar and former Armenian Weekly editor Khatchig Mouradian at the first commemoration of the Armenian Genocide in Aintab, held on March 21. The talk was delivered in Turkish. The commemoration was organized by the [more...]

March 21, 2015 // 23 Comments

An Artsakh Defense Army soldier on the frontline

Three Karabagh Servicemen Killed, Four Injured

STEPANAKERT, NKR (A.W.)—Azerbaijani Special Forces attacked Armenian positions in the northern part of the Line of Contact near Gyulistan on March 19, the Nagorno-Karabagh Republic (NKR) Defense Ministry reported. NKR Defense Army privates Hakob Khachatryan (born in 1996), Edward Hayrapetyan [more...]

March 19, 2015 // 5 Comments

Angela Sarafyan  and Simon Abkarian star in ‘1915’

‘1915’ Movie Trailer Released, Opening Dates Announced (Video)

LOS ANGELES—In honor of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, Bloodvine Media, in conjunction with Strongman and mTuckman Media, plan to release the film “1915” in theaters on April 17 and “On Demand” on April 22. Angela Sarafyan and Simon Abkarian star in ‘1915’ The [more...]

March 18, 2015 // 10 Comments

Armenian youth held a protest outside a movie theater, trapping Turkey’s Ambassador to Lebanon, Suleiman Inan Oz Yildiz, inside. (Photo: AYF Lebanon)

Armenian Protesters Trap Turkish Ambassador in Beirut Theater

BEIRUT, Lebanon (A.W.)—Turkey’s Ambassador to Lebanon Suleiman Inan Oz Yildiz was temporarily trapped inside a Beirut movie theater on March 18 as Armenian demonstrators held a protest outside, reported the Lebanese Daily Star newspaper.   Armenian youth held a protest outside a movie [more...]

March 18, 2015 // 2 Comments

Reps. Robert Dold (R-Ill.), Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), David Valadao (R-Calif.), and Frank Pallone (D-N.J.),

Members of Congress to Unveil Genocide Resolution on Wednesday

WASHINGTON, D.C.—On Wed., March 18, Reps. Robert Dold (R-Ill.), Adam Schiff (D-Calif.), David Valadao (R-Calif.), and Frank Pallone (D-N.J.), as well as other members of Congress and members of the Armenian community, will unveil the Armenian Genocide Truth and Justice Resolution in front of the [more...]

March 17, 2015 // 5 Comments


Euronest Parliamentary Assembly Adopts Genocide Resolution

YEREVAN (A.W.)—The Euronest Parliamentary Assembly on March 17 adopted a resolution calling on Turkey to reconcile with its past and recognize the Armenian Genocide. The resolution was adopted by the 4th ordinary session of the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly, which began in Yerevan this week. [more...]

March 17, 2015 // 1 Comment

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