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Bako Sahakyan meets actors of Stepanakert State Dramatic Theater named after Vahram Papazyan

Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan on April 25 held a meeting with young actors of the Stepanakert State Dramatic Theater named after Vahram Papazyan, the President’s Office stated.

Pashinyan slams Erdogan for “extreme hate speech”, “insult to Armenian people and humanity” over April 24 remarks

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has labeled Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s April 24 speech “a new high in denialism” of the Armenian Genocide, and a “justification of nation murder”.

Facebook faces fines of up to 5 billion dollars

Facebook expects a fine from the US regulatory authorities because of the scandal associated with Cambridge Analytica, in the amount of 3-5 billion dollars, CNBC reported.

Artsakh President convenes working consultation in Askeran

President of the Republic of Artsakh Bako Sahakyan convened today a working consultation held in the city of Askeran and devoted to the course of implementation and results of the 2018 Plan of the President of the Republic of Artsakh and the 2019 Plan in the Askeran region, reports the Central Information Department of the President of the Republic of Artsakh, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

We should take measures on a mutual basis to allow families to meet with their relatives held in custody in the respective detention centers of the parties. Artak Beglaryan

During the working meeting of Foreign Ministers of Armenia, Azerbaijan and Russia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan, Elmar Mamedyarov and Sergey Lavrov in Moscow on April 15, an arrangement was reached to take measures, on a mutual basis, to allow families to have access to their relatives held in custody in the respective detention centers of the parties.

Putin's talks with Kim Jong-un end in Russia

Talks of the Russian President Vladimir Putin with the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un have ended in Vladivostok, TASS reported.

Artsakh Foreign Minister Masis Mayilian Met with Uruguay Vice President Lucia Topolansky

On April 24, in the frameworks of the working visit to the Oriental Republic of Uruguay, the delegation headed by Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Artsakh Masis Mayilian met with Vice President and Parliament Speaker of the Republic Lucia Topolansky, press service of Artsakh MFA reports.

Garo Paylan urges Turkish parliament to hold parliamentary discussion on Armenian Genocide

Ethnic Armenian lawmaker of the Turkish parliament Garo Paylan has called on the parliament of Turkey to hold a parliamentary discussion on the Armenian Genocide.

Artsakh’s international recognition is the best response to genocidal policy – presidential spox

The recognition of Artsakh by the US state of Colorado is a result of another victory of Armenia-Artsakh-Diaspora trinity, Davit Babayan – spokesperson of the President of Artsakh, told ARMENPRESS, expressing gratitude to all those who have been involved in these works.

“Man is capable of worst when he forgets what ties him with neighbors” – Emmanuel Macron’s Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day statement

President of France Emmanuel Macron has honored the memory of the Armenian Genocide victims on April 24 with the following statement.

US Senators Markey and Feinstein support resolution on Armenian Genocide recognition

Senators Ed Markey and Dianne Feinstein have expressed their support to the resolution on recognition of Armenian Genocide, and which their colleagues Bob Menendez and Ted Cruz had submitted to the US Senate.

Colorado House of Representatives recognizes independence of Artsakh

Colorado House of Representatives adapted a resolution on April 24 condemning the Armenian Genocide, recognizing Artsakh’s independence as a separate point.

Ukraine pays tribute to Armenian Genocide victims

A wide range of events dedicated to the memory of the victims of the Armenian Genocide was organized by the Union of Armenians of Ukraine and regional communities, AnalitikaUA.net reported, news.am informs.

“I curse the perpetrators of the Armenian Genocide” – Garo Paylan

Turkish-Armenian Member of Parliament of Turkey Garo Paylan (pictured above in an earlier photo in Yerevan) issued a statement on Facebook, saying: “I curse the perpetrators of the Armenian Genocide”.

Rouhani names conditions for talks with US

Iran will sit down at the negotiating table with the US, but believes that at the moment no suitable conditions have been created for this, and Washington is not ready for dialogue, said Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.

European People’s Party head: I stand by the Armenian people and join my thoughts and prayers to theirs

Today, as we commemorate the Armenian genocide of 1915, I stand by the Armenian people and join my thoughts and prayers to theirs.

Artsakh FM meets with members of Board of Directors of Uruguayan Human Rights Defenders Institute

On April 23, the delegation headed by Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Artsakh Masis Mayilian, who is on a working visit to Montevideo, met with members of the Board of Directors of the Human Rights Defenders Institute of Uruguay Dr. Juan Faroppa Fontana and Dra. Mariana Blengio Valdes. The meeting took place at the National Institute of Human Rights of Uruguay, the Artsakh MFA stated.

Armenian people should spare no effort and energy for the recognition of the Genocide. Ashot Ghulyan

The Armenian Genocide will always be one of the agenda issues of the Armenian people.

Armenian Genocide recognition ‘ongoing process’, says Artsakh former FM

The international recognition of the Armenian Genocide is an ongoing process which involves all the necessary steps to prevent its recurrence in the future, a former foreign minister of Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh) said today at the Genocide commemoration event in Yerevan.

Commemoration events dedicated to memory of Armenian Genocide innocent victims held in Stepanakert (photos)

On April 24, on the occasion of the 103rd anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, hundreds of people visited Memorial Belfry built in memory of Armenian Genocide innocent victims in Artsakh to pay tribute to their memory.