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The Collapse of Turkey’s Genocide Denial Policy Due to the Griker Archive

The Collapse of Turkey’s Genocide Denial Policy

In his interview with the Armenian edition of the “Akos” newspaper, well-known Turkish historian and a professor at Clark University in the US Taner Akçam gave noteworthy details in connection with the digitization of vardapet (archimandrite) Grigor Kerkerian’s (Griker) archive. Note that thanks to the efforts of Taner Akçam, the archive has become available on …

The Mythical Russian Investments in Armenia

The Mythical Russian Investments in Armenia

On many Russian TV channels, deceitful “political scientists” and some “Armenians” are claiming that Russia feeds Armenia with huge investments. Do not believe this lie, it is better to check actual information. In November 2017, Investments from Armenia to Russia exceeded the investments from Russia to Armenia by $88 million. That is, money from Armenia …

Cher – I Am Really Armenian

Cher - I Am Really Armenian

Cher (Cherilyn Sargsyan) is one of the few female singers and actresses who won the Oscar, Grammy Award, Emmy Award, and 3 Golden Globes, as well as the only performer in history whose songs ranked first in the US charts for five decades. In 1993, Cher visited Armenia, bringing with her humanitarian aid. “I was …

The Kurds of Kars Live Under the Roofs of Armenians

The Kurds of Kars

The Kurds of Kars confess: “We still live under the roofs of Armenians.” This is written by Turkish media. Is this good for us Armenians, or bad? The good news is that the Kurds themselves – who have actively participated in the Armenian Genocide a hundred years ago – show that they aren’t appropriating the …

Armenians of Russia Have no Future – Ruben Mehrabyan

Armenians of Russia Have no Future

The Armenians of Russia have no future, and we must clearly assert this, not hiding behind some kind of friendly relations. Before the revolution, we had a president – a clown who was glad that the Russian Federation was facilitating the obtaining of Russian citizenship for the citizens of Armenia. Today, we have to campaign …

The Fascinating Armenian Church of St. Hakob in Adana

The Fascinating Armenian Church

Akunq.net writes that the Turkish “Anadolu” told the story of the Armenian church of St. Hakob in Adana (Plateau Cilicia) which had been turned into a mosque named Yakh. According to the source, the head of the Seyhan district of Çukurova Province Hassan Hussein Güler told the “Anadolu” news agency that the mosque used to …

Armenian Restaurant “Mayrik” in Toronto

Armenian Restaurant "Mayrik" in Toronto

The Canadian edition “The Star” published an article about one of the oldest institutions in Toronto, the Armenian restaurant “Mayrik” (Armenian: mother) founded in the middle of the 20th century by Armenian immigrants who had fled from the Armenian Genocide of 1915 in Turkey. “The restaurant in downtown Toronto was reopened last year. It is …