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  1. Call of "The beautified Project" through musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Al+ Armenia

    Concert of the rock band "The beautified Project" dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide is due to be held on April 26. Besides, the band has developed and recorded old Armenian song "Aragil" , which is included in the new CD. The message of the song is that Armenians return to their homeland.

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  2. U.S. Congressman Adam Schiff to read names of Armenian Genocide victims on House FloorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, April 18. /ARKA/. U.S. Congressman Adam Schiff announced that on April 22nd, for an entire hour on the House Floor, he will read as many names as possible of the 1.5 million people killed during the Armenian Genocide.

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  3. Polish editor: "Russia uses Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict for its own benefit"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Al+ Armenia

    ... upon in the interview of "A1+" with Wojciech Przybylski, Editor of "ResPublica Nowa" magazine. - Yes, we touch upon Armenia. We write on two main topics, first, Armenia is represented as a part of the Eastern Partnership, second, in terms of ...

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  4. Traffic lights with new featuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Al+ Armenia

    A traffic light with new design and features has been produced in Armenia. The sample has been placed on one of the crossroads in Yerevan.

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  5. Spain's San Sebastian officially recognizes Armenian GenocideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, April 18. /ARKA/. Spain's San Sebastian joined Friday the row of Spanish cities which have officially recognized the fact of Armenian Genocide, the press office of Armenia's ministry of foreign affairs reported on Saturday.

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  6. Washington to host Armenian Genocide centennial concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - The Genocide centennial concert in Washington, D.C. on May 8 promises to be an inspiring musical event, headlined by leading Armenian artists who have performed on some of the most legendary international stages, the Armenian Weekly reports. The renowned participants include the Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra and the Hover Chamber Choir from Armenia; singers Isabel Bayrakdarian and Hasmik Papian; violinists Levon Chilingirian, Ara Gregorian, and Ida Kavafian; pianists Sahan Arzruni and Serouj Kradjian; cellist Alexander Chaushian; clarinetist Narek Aroutyunian; oudists Onnik Dinkjian and Ara Dinkjian,; and David Gevorkian on duduk.

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  7. Kim Kardashian turns spotlight on a forgotten holocaust that inspired ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Daily Record

    As she stepped forward to lay flowers at a memorial to her murdered Armenian ancestors, Kim Kardashian walked into an unholy international row. With deliberately controversial timing, the reality TV star was using her fame to nudge one of the darkest chapters in history back into the limelight.

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  8. We Armenians Shouldn't Let Genocide Define UsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Groong

    WE ARMENIANS SHOULDN'T LET GENOCIDE DEFINE US New York Times April 17 2015 By MELINE TOUMANI APRIL 17, 2015 ON April 9, Armenia's prime minister, Hovik Abrahamyan, welcomed an unusual visitor to his office. His guest might have blended in with the locals were it not for the film crew and bodyguards around her.

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  9. Genocide recognition stokes war of wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Daily Star

    ... cross. Trapped somewhere in the middle is an international community, notably the United States, under pressure from Armenia's large diaspora but worried about upsetting a rising Turkey. "For Armenians the word 'genocide' encapsulates what happened ...

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  10. Assyrian Stories From The CaucasusRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Groong

    ... the East -- also known as the Nestorian Church -- also identify as Assyrians. Most of the Assyrians who arrived in Armenia after the 1828 Treaty of Turkmenchai between Persia and Russia belonged to the Nestorian Church. To this day, Assyrians in ...

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  11. Turkey Says MEPs Trying To Rewrite History Over Armenia KillingsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Groong

    TURKEY SAYS MEPS TRYING TO REWRITE HISTORY OVER ARMENIA KILLINGS EuroNews April 16 2015 KOV: PUTIN COULD VISIT YEREVAN ON APRIL 24 Turkey has accused the European Parliament of attempting to rewrite history over the massacre of Armenians a hundred years ago. MEPs, sitting this afternoon , voted to call on Turkey to recognise the killings as genocide.

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  12. Peskov: Putin Could Visit Yerevan On April 24Read the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Groong

    PESKOV: PUTIN COULD VISIT YEREVAN ON APRIL 24 Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia April 17 2015 17 April 2015 - 2:50pm Russian President Vladimir Putin could visit Yerevan on April 23-24, Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov said. At the same time, he noted that there is also a possibility of a meeting of the Russian leader with French President Francois Hollande.

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  13. War Of Words Rages As Armenians Battle For Genocide RecognitionRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Groong

    WAR OF WORDS RAGES AS ARMENIANS BATTLE FOR GENOCIDE RECOGNITION The China Post April 17 2015 By Mariam Harutyunyan ,AFP April 18, 2015, 12:00 am TWN YEREVAN, Armenia -- Mass killings? Mutual bloodletting? Genocide? The hundreds of thousands of dead have been silent for a century, but generations on, Armenians are still battling to get the World War I slaying of their ancestors recognized as a genocide. As Armenians around the world gear up to mark 100 years since the start of the slaughter on April 24, the struggle to get the world -- and above all Turkey -- to use the term "genocide" remains deeply divisive.

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  14. How Obama Broke His Armenian Genocide Recognition PromiseRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Groong

    ... cross. Trapped somewhere in the middle is an international community, notably the United States, under pressure from Armenia's large diaspora but worried about upsetting a rising Turkey. "For Armenians the word 'genocide' encapsulates what happened ...

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  15. Turkish PM's Armenian Adviser Steps Down After Genocide RemarkRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Groong

    ... a "tough year" because of the anniversary. He said the priority for the future should be establishing relations with Armenia as well as the millions-strong diaspora, many of whom harbor a deep hatred of Turkey. Gallipoli commemorations Meanwhile ...

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  16. Turkey's Willful AmnesiaRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Groong

    ... a shadow called genocide on Turkey." For Armenians, millions of whom form a global diaspora outside the Republic of Armenia, demanding recognition of the mass executions, death marches and concentration camps inflicted on their ancestors in the ...

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  17. Turkey's Gallipoli Date Change Angers Armenian CommunityRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Groong

    ... where the state governor oversaw the mass killings in 1915. The main event will be held in Yerevan, the capital of Armenia. The Turkish government's efforts to divert international attention from the commemoration of the massacre have been called ...

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  18. Turkey: Church To Mark Anniversary Of Armenian GenocideRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | Groong

    ... the most significant events planned to commemorate the centenary of the Armenian Genocide. Pope Tawadros' visit to Armenia will last about a week. Sources of the Coptic Patriarchate consulted by Agenzia Fides report that it will be the first ...

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  19. Turks Link Armenia To US Foes In Bid To Derail Genocide NodRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Groong

    TURKS LINK ARMENIA TO US FOES IN BID TO DERAIL GENOCIDE NOD Al-Monitor April 16 2015 Author: Julian PecquetPosted April 16, 2015 Pro-Turkey groups are drawing attention to Yerevan's ties to US foes as the debate over whether to recognize an Armenian genocide intensifies. The allegations have recently made their way into congressional hearings, lawmakers' correspondence and newspaper op-eds ahead of the centennial of the Ottoman-era massacres April 24. Critics say the accusations are a futile attempt to exploit congressional anger at Iran and Russia in a bid to derail a bipartisan genocide resolution commemorating the deaths of an estimated 1.5 million people.

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  20. Armenian Genocide Memorials Muted In TurkeyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Groong

    ... service notes. But the focus will be on victims of the Turkish campaign against the Armenian minority. In Yerevan, Armenia, the leader of the Armenian Apostolic Church, Catholicos Karekin II, will preside at the canonization of genocide victims on ...

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