“A significant portion of the money is comprised through small donations. We are very proud that a large number of philanthropists support the Fund. We are sure that a day will come when we will state that 10 million philanthropists are supporting us, rather 700,000,” he said.
Catholicos Aram I mentioned the priority signicance of serving to our nation’s spiritual, cultural values, the school and church, and being a participant of the national demanding struggle. He mentioned that it is necessary to be united around our structures.
“The principles, desires and goals of our college are so interrelated with everything that we are doing here now: Aurora for humanity, for learning to live together. We are happy to host you here, in order to help to understand together what’s happening today in the world,” he said.
The Armenian nation has always been struggling to restore its statehood, live freely and independently on its soil: Bako Sahakyan
Today the entire Armenian people have united and combined their efforts for the development and reinforcement of the two Armenian republics, for the secure and prosperous life of the Armenians in their own country, their homeland.
This covers the Moscow-Minsk-Moscow &ight, three-day stay in three-star hotel, transfer from airport to hotel and vice versa, as well as the main tour service. Minsk is followed by Yerevan, the capital city of Armenia. The tour in Yerevan with stay and various services will cost 22.8 thousand Rubles in summer.
The Central Bank Council session was held on May 26 in Dilijan’s educational-research center, which was chaired by Central Bank president Arthur Javadyan. Cenbank informed the Council decided to introduce (put into circulation) new composite banknotes and announced a tender for the printing.
Fines for dumping garbage will be toughened in Armenia, Vache Terteryan, First Deputy Minister of Territorial Administration and Development, Chairman of ‘Clean Armenia’ initiative’s interagency commission, told a press conference in Armenpress, adding that the administration should be more practical.
British police arrested a man on Friday in the of suburb of Moss Side, the tenth person to be taken into custody in connection with Monday night’s Manchester attack, reports Reuters.
Police launched criminal proceedings on bribery. The special investigative service is probing the case. Based on gathered evidence, law enforcement agencies arrested the director of a customs broker service company and the head of the Bavra checkpoint.
“There was a problem in this eld because one of the organizations which was carrying out this process disputed this decision. It is being tried in the judicial body, and there is no condence that disputes won’t happen again,” Asatryan said and proposed to allow organizing procurement of priority volumes, until the nal decision is passed.
The Armenian government approved the 2017 summer conscription procedure. Deputy minister of defense Ara Nazaryan said during the Cabinet meeting that organizational works will be carried out jointly with relevant authorities. The procedure will regulate the MayJuly 2017 summer draft process.
“The past ten years passed either good or bad, perhaps the time without a Patriarch should’ve passed in that way. Ateshyan shouldn’t be blamed much either. A man, who isn’t the Patriarch, could’ve done only that much,” Mashalyan told Agos newspaper.
Archbishop Aram Ateshyan has stepped down as Patriarchal Vicar of the Armenian Patriarchate of Istanbul, Bagrat Estukyan, editor of the Armenian department of Agos newspaper told.
Speaking on Friday at The Royal Society in London, Hawking said, “I strongly believe we should start seeking alternative planets for possible habitation.”
In order to include this service in tourism packages works are being carried out also with tourism companies, as well as with taxi drivers who sometimes are able to better advertise tour packages. The specialists working with tourists are doing everything for them to leave Armenia with great impressions.
Embassy in London inquires whether Armenian nationals are among affected by Manchester Arena bombing
The Armenian Embassy in London is currently claryifying whether Armenian nationals have been affected by the Manchester Arena bombing, Tigran Balayan, spokesman of the Armenian foreign ministry said on Twitter.
Ombudsman of Armenia presented a proposal on eliminating human rights and freedoms violations. The proposal relates to relocating inmates serving a life sentence to correctional facilities closer to the location where their families live.
Charles Aznavour, the legendary singer, composer, actor, National Hero of Armenia, has created a unique school with his singing art. He sings about human emotions, the innermost feelings of people, love and the homeland.
She described the “discreet chic” of her father of Armenian origin, and how her mother and grandmother had Hermès handbags and scarves.
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Armenia’s Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan appointed Aram Araratyan as his press secretary on May 20, the government’s press service informed.
“I have an impression that people were unable to understand that such crimes really happened. But at the same time I want to congratulate the Armenian people who maintained their honor and accepted to some extent their own history, as well as had the courage to pass the brutal page of this history for brighter times to come.”
The Texas House of Representatives unanimously passed House Resolution 191, titled “Recognizing the Armenian Genocide,” on May 19, thus making The Lone Star State the 46th state in the U.S. to ofcially classify and commemorate the 1915-1923 annihilation of Ottoman Turkey’s indigenous Armenian community as genocide, the Armenian Weekly reports.
Former defense minister of Artsakh Samvel Babayan’s remand has been extended by two months, his attorney told Armenpress. According to him, Babayan didn’t want to be present in Court. Babayan was arrested on March 20 amid an investigation into smuggling of a surface to air missile system to Armenia.
3 Armenian doctors depart for Sudan to temporarily substitute for “Aurora Prize” finalist Dr. Tom Catena
This year, however, the people of the Nuba Mountains will be able to rely on three Armenian doctors who will be substituting for him, and, like him, will save lives, Aurora Prize official website informs. Lieutenant Colonel Gevorg Voskanyan, Major Hayk Hovhannisyan and Armine Barkhudaryan –did now waver for a second when told that they are urgently needed in a remote corner of the world.
This year, a concert will be held in Yerevan’s Charles Aznavour Square as a unique homage to the life, art and career of the great singer, who is turning 93 as still rocks stages throughout the world.
The Armenians, Eastern Anatolia’s indigenous community, were competent in advanced agricultural methods and masters of almost every craft. Armenian families were settled in old and newly founded towns in Anatolia and Rumelia in efforts to meet the need for competent craftsmen.
Yell Extreme Park is located in Yenokavan village (Tavush region)- South to Yerevan, Capital of Armenia. It’s two hour drive from Yerevan and two and half from Tbilisi, Capital of Georgia. Actually, the population of community is 612 people. Mostly, they are engaged in cattle and agriculture.
The extradition of Valery Permyakov by Armenia to Russia took place on May 18, 2017 in the sidelines of the Moscow Convention of 1998 “On the Transfer of the Sentenced Persons for the Further Service of the Sentence” for ensuring the implementation of August 23, 2016 verdict of Shirak Province First Instance Court of General Jurisdiction, the press service of the Justice Ministry of Armenia informed.
“We will work with the same regime, although the status of all of us has changed a little,” the acting PM said. On May 18 the Government submitted resignation which was accepted by President Serzh Sargsyan.
Designed in 1891 by renowned Beaux Arts architect Richard Morris Hunt, the Newport, Rhode Island, mansion known as Belcourt was inspired by Louis XIII’s hunting lodge at Versailles and built for banking heir Oliver Belmont.
Armenian contractual soldier Grisha Karapetyan received fatal gunshot wounds in the military position of the N regiment on May 17, at about 10:30.
The decision of the Russian Court guarantees the full and unconditional implementation of the verdict of life-sentenced Valery Permyakov as prescribed by the international agreements between the Republic of Armenia and the Russian Federation.
Aurora Humanitarian Initiative opened the photo exhibition “Capturing Humanity” at Dalan Art Gallery in Yerevan on May 16, where a selection of the photos submitted for the Aurora Photo Exhibition are displayed. At the opening of the exhibition, the Initiative announced the winners of the Aurora Photo and Short Film Competitions.
The Vasily Grossman boarding the train from Moscow to Yerevan in 1962 was not a happy man. A year earlier, Soviet censors had blocked the publication of Life and Fate, a heartbreaking epic of the battle of Stalingrad. It was a masterpiece, but one suggesting that the Great Patriotic War was no more than a bitter struggle between two repressive totalitarian regimes, Nazism and Stalinism, each just as ruinous as the other and both equally at odds with humanity.
“I won’t argue that I’ve implemented all my desires and dreams for our city, but a lot has been done with the joints efforts of myself and Artashat’s citizens. I am stepping down from this highly responsible post, for assuming a more difficult responsibility as a Member of Parliament for serving my city, my province and my country,” the former Mayor namely said in the statement.
Criminal proceedings were launched on obstruction of a reporter and vote buying. The special investigative service is probing the case.
“According to the information clarified by Armenia’s Embassy in Egypt, there are no Armenian citizens in Yemen,” he writes.
“I feel more like as an administrator, than a political figure. Accordingly, like any citizen, I know the staff of today’s parliament. As for my future job..The government is a collegial system, and together with my colleagues, it’s clear, I should resign, which I would do,” Levon Altunyan said.