Socialist Youth World Council Adopts Resolution Calling for Armenian Genocide Recognition, Reparations

(armenianweekly.com) YEREVAN —The International Union of Socialist Youth (IUSY) World Council unanimously passed a resolution on the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, condemning the denial of the genocide and demanding justice for the crime. The World Council, which took place in Yerevan and was hosted by the Armenian Youth Federation (AYF) of Armenia, adopted…

ARF-D Delegation Meets with President Sargsyan in Washington

ARF-D Bureau member Khatchig Mouradian speaking during the May 6 meeting

(armenianweekly.com) WASHINGTON — An Armenian Revolutionary Federation-Dashnaktsutyun (ARF-D) delegation headed by ARF-D Bureau member Khatchig Mouradian met with Armenia’s President Serge Sargsyan. ARF-D Eastern Region Central Committee Chair Hayg Oshagan and member Hovsep Avakian, and Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) Executive Director Aram Hamparian were part of the delegation that engaged in an hour-long…

AYF YES Status Upgraded to Full Membership

The 12th Congress of the Young European Socialists (YES) was held in Winterthur, Vienna from April 9-12. The Armenian Youth Federation was represented by Aren Kertechian (France) and Sarineh Abrahamian (Netherlands). The Congress is the highest assembly of YES with main responsibilities the adoption of budgets and accounts, the adoption of the activity plan for…

ARF-D, President Sargsyan Discuss Constitutional Reforms

Artsvik Minasyan

YEREVAN (Armenian Weekly)—Representatives of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation-Dashnaktsutyun (ARF-D) met with President Serge Sargsyan to discuss their proposals on constitutional reforms. Speaking to reporters in Yerevan on March 12, member of the ARF-D faction of the National Assembly of Armenia, Arstvik Minasyan, outlined the details of the discussions. “You are aware that the concept paper…

ARF-D Mediates Sargsyan-Tsarukyan Meeting

(ASBAREZ) YEREVAN–The leadership of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation – Dashnaktsutyun in Armenia confirmed on Tuesday the party mediated a meeting on Tuesday between President Serzh Sargsyan and Prosperous Armenia Party leader Gagik Tsarukyan, who late last week publicly decelerated war on one another in unusually harsh statements, which further exacerbated the country’s domestic political situation.…