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Israeli advocate Eitay Mack and Professor Yair Auron send request to foreign ministry over recognition of Armenian Genocide

Israeli advocate Eitay Mack and Professor Yair Auron send request to foreign ministry over recognition of Armenian Genocide

Israeli advocate Eitay Mack and genocide scholar Yair Auron, who recognized the Armenian Genocide, sent a request to the Israeli foreign ministry in accordance with the Freedom of Information Law for information on agreements and commitments undertaken by the State of Israel vis-a-vis Turkey and Azerbaijan as to not recognizing the Armenian Genocide.

Agreement with EU creates firm grounds for political dialogue and economic cooperation – FM Nalbandian

Agreement with EU creates firm grounds for political dialogue and economic cooperation – FM Nalbandian

The Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement opens a new page in the history of Armenia-EU bilateral relations, Foreign Minister of Armenia Edward Nalbandian said in Brussels following the signing of the agreement. “The signing of the Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement between Armenia and the European Union became one of the key achievements of this summit.

EU and Armenia should take practical steps to bring the new agreement into life – Mogherini

EU and Armenia should take practical steps to bring the new agreement into life – Mogherini

The Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement between Armenia and the EU supports the peaceful settlement of regional conflicts, including Nagorno Karabakh conflict, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini said following the signing of the agreement. “We will support the efforts of the OSCE Minsk Group Co-chairs aimed at a peaceful settlement of the conflict”, Mogherini said.

U.S. State of Indiana recognizes Armenian Genocide

U.S. State of Indiana recognizes Armenian Genocide

Indiana Governor Eric J. Holcomb issued a powerful proclamation memorializing the Ottoman Turkish Empire’s centrally-planned and executed annihilation of close to three million Armenians, Greeks, Assyrians and Syriacs, making the Hoosier State the 48th U.S. state to properly recognize and condemn the Armenian Genocide, ARMENPRESS reports the Armenian National Committee of America – Eastern Region (ANCA-ER) informs.

“Sargsyan-Aliyev meeting took place in constructive atmosphere” – Joint Statement of OSCE MG Co-Chairs and FMs

“Sargsyan-Aliyev meeting took place in constructive atmosphere” – Joint Statement of OSCE MG Co-Chairs and FMs

Foreign Ministers Edward Nalbandian and Elmar Mammadyarov also attended the meeting, which was organized under the auspices of the Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group (Igor Popov of the Russian Federation, Stephane Visconti of France, and Andrew Schofer of the United States of America). The Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk also participated in the summit.

Armenian, Azerbaijani Presidents hold private meeting in Geneva

Armenian, Azerbaijani Presidents hold private meeting in Geneva

The private meeting of Armenian and Azerbaijani Presidents Serzh Sargsyan and Ilham Aliyev is being held following their meeting in the residence of the Swiss permanent representative in the UN Office and other international organizations in Geneva with the participation of the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs.