Armenia - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
Reconsider travel to Armenia due to COVID-19. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory.
Armenia is a constitutional republic with a developing economy. Tourist facilities, especially outside the capital city of Yerevan, are not highly developed and many of the goods and services taken for granted in other countries may be difficult to obtain.
Oscars: How The International Film Landscape Is Shaping Up In A Difficult Year
In what has been the strangest year on recent record for myriad reasons, the International Feature Film Oscar race is not immune to the impact of Covid. Along with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 14 Jan 2021 11:30:35 GMT
Mikayel Minasyan: Lilit Makunts set to be appointed Armenian ambassador to US
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has decided to appoint his My Step bloc?s leader Lilit Makunts Armenian Ambassador to the US for her ?special merits?, Armenia?s former Ambassador to the ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 23 Jan 2021 04:56:00 GMT
Iran Sentences Azerbaijani Turk Activist to 3 Years in Prison for Joining 2020 Pro-Azerbaijan Street Protest
Iran has sentenced an activist from its Azerbaijani Turk ethnic minority to an effective three-year prison term for joining a public protest last year in support of Azerbaijan while it engaged in a ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 13 Jan 2021 00:44:00 GMT
?hsan Raif: a woman with a pen and a pillow in Istanbul
"?hsan Raif was a pioneer poet who used a novel style in her poetry. She is also the author of the lyrics of some quite well-known songs in Turkey. She composed music and sang classical Turkish tunes ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 19 Jan 2021 14:28:00 GMT
In Memory of Rose Vartouhi Basmajian Shelengian
Rose Shelengian passed away on Sunday morning, December 27, 2020 two days before her 96th birthday. She was born Rose Vartouhi Basmajian in Bridgewater, Massachusetts to Haroutune and Armenouhi (Der ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 20 Jan 2021 15:06:00 GMT
In Memory of Barbara Haroutunian
Haroutunian passed away peacefully on January 12, 2021. She was the wife of the late John Haroutunian and the daughter of the late Leo and Victoria Zamanigian. Barbara received her Bachelor of [...] ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 15 Jan 2021 23:08:00 GMT
Armenian Human Rights Defender Thanks Two Diasporan Lawyers for Assistance During Artsakh War
From the very start of this war, Garo Ghazarian and Karnig Kerkonian Co-Chairs of the Armenian Rights Watch Committee (ARWC), prominent Armenian lawyers in the United States, have been with us every ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 19 Jan 2021 03:23:00 GMT
Remembering Senior Lt. Gevorg Arshakyan: Friend, patriot, hero
Years later, I guess it was fate that I?d meet another hero like Darch thousands of miles away, in Yerevan, Armenia during the summer of 2018. And that hero was Senior Lt. Gevorg Arshakyan. I had the ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Jan 2021 12:08:00 GMT
Albanian temples in previously occupied Azerbaijani lands transformed into Armenian Gregorian churches
Armenia has carried out a specific policy against Azerbaijan's historical, religious and cultural monuments, Deputy Chairman of the Azerbaijani State Committee for the Work with Religious ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 15 Jan 2021 05:08:00 GMT
California grappling with diversity in ethnic studies for high schools
The California Department of Education is finalizing a model ethnic studies curriculum for high school students. It has taken five years to develop -- and still, not all groups are happy with it.
Publ.Date : Fri, 22 Jan 2021 06:26:00 GMT