Articles by Weekly Staff

Pope Francis to Unveil Statue of St. Gregory of Narek in the Vatican

VATICAN CITY—On April 5, the Vatican will unveil a statue of St. Gregory of Narek, in the presence of Pope Francis, His Holiness Karekin II, and Armenia’s President Serge Sarkisian. St. Gregory of Narek Representing Catholicos Karekin II, Archbishop Khajag Barsamian, Primate of the Eastern [more...]

March 2, 2018 // 3 Comments

Armenia Declares Protocols with Turkey Null and Void

YEREVAN—Armenian President Serge Sarkisian has officially annulled the 2009 Armenia-Turkey Protocols. The announcement came at a sitting of the National Security Council earlier today. On Oct. 10, 2009, Armenia’s Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian (L) and his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoglu [more...]

March 1, 2018 // 9 Comments

Newton Free Library Welcomes Readers to Check out New Armenian Collection

NEWTON, Mass. (A.W.)—Looking for Armenian language books? The Newton Free Library has recently added a collection of titles by prominent Armenian novelists. The Newton Free Library (Photo: W. Mainieri) “Located in the third floor Language and Literacy Center, we invite you to take advantage of [more...]

February 28, 2018 // 1 Comment

Armenia’s TUMO Wins Chairman’s Award at World Congress on IT

HYDERABAD, India—The Tumo Center for Creative Technologies (TUMO) recently announced that it has received an award for “Fulfilling the Promise of the Digital Age” from Chairman of the Commission Yvonne Chiu at the World Congress on IT (WCIT), which took place in Hyderabad, India this week. [more...]

February 23, 2018 // 1 Comment

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