Rustamyan: ARF-D Ready to Risk Approval Rating for Armenia’s Betterment

Armen Rustamyan (Photo: PanArmenian Photo)

(armenianweekly.com) YEREVAN — Armenian Revolutionary Federation-Dashnaktsutyun (ARF-D) Bureau member and head of the party’s political affairs Armen Rustamyan said that risking the party’s approval rating by co-operating with the ruling Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) is a better price to pay than losing the country. Speaking to reporters on Feb. 1, Rustamyan stressed that since…

ARF-D Supreme Council Consults with Committees’ Representatives

The ARF-D Supreme Council "Simon Vratsyan" headquarters

On January 30, the ARF-D Supreme Council held an extended meeting with representatives from the ARF-D Armenia organization’s 50 committees and 10 district committees at the party’s Aram Manukyan premises in Yerevan. In his opening remarks, ARF-D Supreme Council of Armenia representative Aghvan Vardanyan briefed the participants on the political developments in the country, the…

Manoyan: PACE Socialist Group Supported Armenia’s position

Giro Manoyan

(sources: Armenian Weekly, Public Radio of Armenia) On Jan. 26, the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) held a debate on two reports on Nagorno-Karabagh: “Escalation of violence in Nagorno-Karabagh and the other occupied territories of Azerbaijan,” by rapporteur Robert Walter (UK), and “Inhabitants of frontier regions of Azerbaijan are deliberately deprived of…

International Conference of ARF-D Youth, Student Organizations Held in Yerevan

Delegates representing the ARF-D’s student and youth organizations from around the world met for a three-day conference in Yerevan at the ARF-D “Aram Manougian” Center.

(armenianweekly.com) YEREVAN—Delegates representing the ARF-D’s student and youth organizations from around the world met for a three-day (Jan.21-23) conference in Yerevan at the ARF-D “Aram Manougian” Center. Thirty representatives from around 20 regions throughout the world (including Armenia, Nagorno-Karabagh, Canada, the United States, South America, Europe, Iran, and Lebanon) participated in the conference organized by…

Markarian: We Must Be Able to Work Together

Markarian during his interview with Armenia’s Yerkir Media Television’s “Yerkri Harts” program

ARF-D Leader Says No Decision Made on Joining Coalition (armenianweekly.com) YEREVAN — The Armenian Revolutionary Federation – Dashnaktsutyun (ARF-D) supported Armenia’s new constitution and must now take part in trying to implement it to ensure internal stability and development in the country, according to ARF-D Bureau representative Hrant Markarian. “We [the ARF-D] cannot stand aside—we…

Capacity Crowd of Over 3,000 Comes Together to Mark ARF-D’s 125th Anniversary

The AYF Junior Choir performed revolutionary songs at the beginning of the ARF-D 125th Anniversary Celebration Sunda

(asbarez.com) PASADENA – The Pasadena Civic Auditorium was overflowing with a capacity crowd of more than 3,000 who came together Sunday to celebrate the 125th anniversary of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation-Dashnaktsutyun at an event organized by the ARF-D Western US Central Committee. The organizing committee was forced to turn away hundreds of people as the…