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Renaissance of Armenian wine in the USA

Renaissance of Armenian wine in the USA

Many Americans can’t pinpoint Armenia on the map, much less be expected to know about the country’s rich cultural history. That said, now is the time to experience the full beauty and cultural richness of this region through its newest and most rapidly growing product: fine wines. One company – Storica Wines – is bringing Armenian wine …

US suspended military aid to Azerbaijan

US suspended military aid to Azerbaijan

House Adopts Pallone Amendment to Protect Global Human Rights, Reign in Billion Dollar Defense Program Amendment Will Hold Azerbaijan Accountable for Violations Washington, DC – An amendment offered by Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) was adopted by the U.S. House of Representatives today. The amendment would enhance protections …

Azerbaijani Armed Forces shelling Armenia

Azerbaijani Armed Forces shelling Armenia

The Human Rights Defender of the Republic of Armenia (RA) received alarms from the communities of Verin Shorzha and Saradeghy in the Gegharkunik Province, that the Azerbaijani armed forces started firing intensively this morning, between 03:30 and 03:40. All of the alarms are that the Azerbaijani servicemen are firing directly at their residences. According to …

Armenian Church attacked in Istanbul – Protest action

Armenian Church attacked in Istanbul - Protest action

More than a hundred years after the Armenian Genocide, Armenian churches in Turkey continue to be a target of attack. In Istanbul, a protest has been held against the disrespect shown by a bawling crowd in front of the Surp Takavor Church. There have been protests in Istanbul against the disrespect shown to the Armenian …

Armenian language among five languages for learning

Armenian language among five languages for learning

These five languages all share unique qualities that make them interesting to study and learn. Here are five fascinating languages off the beaten track that are worth taking the time to learn: Armenian Armenian, the official language of Armenia, shares many unique qualities that might seem daunting but also fascinating for English speakers to study. …

Hiroki Tachiiri – Armenian By Choice

Hiroki Tachiiri - Armenian By Choice

When it comes to integration, I would say that I’m more accepted than integrated. As an expat, I enjoy having my ‘’foreigner privilege’’ Meet Hiroki Tachiiri. He is one of the very few Japanese living in Armenia. Originally from Tokyo, Hiroki moved to Armenia in 2017 after being back and forth to Armenia for more than …

Azerbaijan’s crimes against humanity

Azerbaijan's crimes against humanity

A new website war.karabakhrecords.info has been launched, which contains all the facts collected during and after the war about war crimes, cultural genocide and other crimes by Azerbaijan, as well as facts about the participation of foreign mercenaries in the war on the side of Azerbaijan, evidence of hate propaganda to Armenians by Azerbaijani leaders, …

Declassified American photos prove the destruction of Armenian monuments in Nakhijevan

Declassified American photos prove the destruction of Armenian monuments in Nakhijevan

Declassified photographs taken by American intelligence services during the Cold War showed Azerbaijan’s destruction of Armenian churches in Nakhijevan. This is stated in the investigation of Simon Maghakyan, a political scientist and professor at the University of Colorado. He spoke about his research in an interview with Hrayr Tamrazyan. Գաղտնազերծված ամերիկյան լուսանկարները փաստում են Նախիջևանում …

Azerbaijan barbarously destroys Armenian cemeteries

Azerbaijan barbarously destroys Armenian cemeteries

The legacy of the Caucasus confirms the destruction of the Armenian cemetery in Shkhnakh, which was previously reported by Artsakh Mоnument Watch. According to Artsakh Manoument Watch, the Armenian cemetery was founded in the mid-18th century and was in use until the fall war of 2020, before the village was evacuated. Satellite images show that …