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Karine Vann Named Assistant Editor of the Armenian Weekly

WATERTOWN, Mass. (A.W.)—The Hairenik Association has announced that Karine Vann has joined the editorial team as assistant editor of the Armenian Weekly, starting this week. The Hairenik Association has announced that Karine Vann has joined the editorial team as assistant editor of the Armenian [more...]

October 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

Video: Azerbaijan Fires Mortars, Spike ATGK Missile at Armenian Positions

STEPANAKERT, Artsakh (A.W.)—The Artsakh Defense Ministry released a video on Sunday showing the Azerbaijani Armed Forces violating the ceasefire regime along the northeastern direction of the Artsakh-Azerbaijan border, at Martakert-Mataghis. According to an accompanying statement released by the [more...]

October 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

Two Artsakh Soldiers Killed in ‘Weapons Violation’

Suspect Detained in One of the Incidents STEPANAKERT, Artsakh (A.W.)—Artsakh soldiers Aram Khachatryan (b. 1998) and Hratch Avetisyan (b. 1997) were killed on Saturday in what Artsakh’s Ministry of Defense is calling a “weapons violation.” Artsakh soldiers Aram Khachatryan (b. 1998) and [more...]

October 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Uncertain Fate of Armenia’s Nuclear Power Plant

YEREVAN (A.W.)—The fate of the 41-year-old Armenian Nuclear Power Plant (ANPP), commonly known as Metsamor, is up for debate yet again as reports have emerged questioning whether the Armenian government will abandon plans for renewal or replacement altogether. Cooling towers of the Armenian [more...]

October 20, 2017 // 6 Comments

ARF Supports Law against Domestic Violence in Armenia

ARF Leader: ‘I Do Not See [the Law] as a Danger to Our ‘Traditional’ Family Values’ YEREVAN (A.W.)—Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF) Supreme Council representative Aghvan Vardanyan said on Thursday that a proposed bill against domestic violence is not a threat to traditional [more...]

October 20, 2017 // 4 Comments

ARF Mourns the Loss of Levon Hayrapetyan

YEREVAN (A.W.)—The Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF) released a statement on Oct. 19, mourning the untimely death of Armenian businessman and philanthropist Levon Hayrapetyan. Levon Hayrapetyan during his latest trial (Photo: Armenpress) “Mr. Hayrapetyan was a patriotic figure who was [more...]

October 20, 2017 // 3 Comments

ANCA Eastern Region Seeks Virtual Research Interns

WATERTOWN, Mass.—The Armenian National Committee of America—Eastern Region (ANCA-ER) announced on Oct. 19 that it will offer full- and part-time virtual internships for undergraduates, advanced-degree students, and recent graduates who are interested in gaining practical research experience. [more...]

October 19, 2017 // 1 Comment

Another Artsakh Soldier Killed by Azerbaijani Fire

STEPANAKERT, Artsakh (A.W.)—Armenian serviceman Tigran Khachatryan (b. 1998) of the Artsakh Armed Forces was killed by Azerbaijani fire on Oct. 19. Armenian serviceman Tigran Khachatryan (b. 1998) of the Artsakh Armed Forces was killed by Azerbaijani fire on Oct. 19 Khachatryan was killed at a [more...]

October 19, 2017 // 18 Comments

Theoudplayer to Release New Material in November

  ‘nOUD’ to Debut Next Month LOS ANGELES—Antranig Kzirian, known by his stage name theoudplayer, is set to release new material on Nov. 12. Antranig Kzirian, known by his stage name as theoudplayer, is set to release new material on Nov. 12 The recording project, named “nOUD,” is a [more...]

October 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

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