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.
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
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
Hye Hopes Officially Launches Remote Learning in Syunik Region
After three months of planning and fundraising, the Hye Hopes team is now in Armenia and on the ground. Administrators and officials of School N1 and N3 of the Kapan region welcomed the Hye Hopes team ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 26 Jan 2021 12:20:00 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
?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
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
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
Houston Teacher Arrested After Becoming Pregnant With 13-Year-Old Student?s Baby
the English teacher reportedly messaged him directly after he didn?t attend class one day. PHOTOS: Medieval Times! Kim Kardashian & The Fam Visit Armenia?s Geghard Monastery In 10 New Shots ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Jan 2021 16:00:00 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
Iran Sentences Azerbaijani Turk Activist to 3 Years in Prison for Joining 2020 Pro-Azerbaijan Street Protest
Weeks of deadly border battles between Azerbaijan and Armenia erupted on July 12 ... as well as for teaching of their literature in schools.? Iran?s Islamist rulers have long feared that ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 13 Jan 2021 00:44:00 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