Socialist International Council to discuss centenary of the Armenian...

On December 11-12, 2014 the Socialist International Council meeting convened in Geneva, under the...

ARF-D, SDHP Representatives Meet

(aravot.am) Representatives from the ARF-D and Social Democrat Hunchak Party (SDHP) met on November...

Aghvan Vardanyan

ARF-D Still In Opposition

(azatutyun.am) The Armenian Revolutionary Federation (Dashnaktsutyun) insisted on Monday that it remains in opposition...

(L-R clockwise) Hrant Margaryan, Kaspar Karampetian, Ioannis Charalampidis, Eleni Theocharous

MEP Dr. Theocharous in ARF–D offices, in Yerevan

Member of the European Parliament (EPP, Cyprus), Chair of the EU – Armenia Friendship...

Turkey, Using ISIS, Plans to Invade North Syria, Warns...

YEREVAN—The Bureau of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation-Dashnaktsutyun (ARF-D) issued an announcement, through which it...

Turkey, Using ISIS, Plans to Invade North Syria, Warns ARF-D

October 8, 2014

YEREVAN—The Bureau of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation-Dashnaktsutyun (ARF-D) issued an announcement, through which it advances the notion that Turkey’s recent posturing vis-à-vis the tensions in the Middle East suggest a plan by Ankara to invade northern Syria. Below is the translated text of the ARF-D Bureau announcement. Despite Turkey’s role during the duration of the Syrian conflict, the Turkish government’s behavior during the last...
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ARF-D Defends Support For Constitutional Reform

September 25, 2014
Armenia - Aghvan Vartanian, a leader of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation, at a news conference in Yerevan, 19Sep2014.

(azatutyun.am RFE/RL) The Armenian Revolutionary Federation (Dashnaktsutyun) defended on Friday its readiness to support a radical constitutional reform planned by the authorities and rejected by other major opposition parties. Aghvan Vardanyan, a Dashnaktsutyun leader, said Armenia’s transformation into a parliamentary republic would bode well for democratization even if it is aimed at prolonging President Serzh Sargsyan’s rule. “We consider that scenario likely, and, seeing...
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His Holiness Aram I Shared the Concerns of Middle Eastern Christians with President Obama on Behalf of the Eastern Patriarchs

September 12, 2014
US President Barack Obama meets with spiritual leaders of the Middle Eastern Maronite, Armenian, Syrian Orthodox, Greek Catholic and Syrian Catholic churches.  Photo Credit: White House

ANTELIAS, LEBANON – On Thursday, September 11th, the spiritual leaders of the Middle Eastern Maronite, Armenian, Syrian Orthodox, Greek Catholic and Syrian Catholic churches who had gathered with for a Christian conference in Washington, DC, held an hour long meeting with President Obama, National Security Advisor Susan Rice and other key White House staff also attended the meeting. At...
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ARF-D Announcement on Mountainous Karabakh Escalation

August 4, 2014

YEREVAN—The Bureau of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation-Dashanaktsutyun on Monday issued an announcement condemning Azerbaijan’s recent increased aggression toward Armenians in Armenia and Mountainous (Nagorno) Karabakh and called for the immediate signing of a military agreement between Armenia and Artsakh. Below is the translated text of the announcement. In recent days, the threats by Azerbaijan on the borders of the...
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Russia Risks Losing Armenia As Ally, Says ARF-D Leader

(azatutyun.am) Russia will lose Armenia as an ally if it continues to supply arms to Azerbaijan in large amounts, a leader of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (Dashnaktsutyun) said on Tuesday. In an interview with RFE/RL’s Armenian Service (Azatutyun.am) representative of the opposition party’s Bureau Hrant Markarian reacted to recent reports suggesting that Moscow has...

The opening plenary featuring a discussion between David Barsamian (R) of Alternative Radio and noted scholar and public intellectual Noam Chomsky. (Photo by Aaron Spagnolo)

Armenians and Progressive Politics Conference Set for Sept. 26-27

Armeno-Turkish Relations is main conference theme (armenianweekly.com) CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—After a two-year hiatus, the “Armenians and Progressive Politics” (APP) conference will reappear on September 26-27 in Greater Boston. This year’s theme will be Armeno-Turkish relations, including a number of panels covering Armenian Genocide denial, reparations, media, Turkish-Armenian exchanges, and Turkish civil society. The conference will...

ARF-D Bureau Condemns Attacks on Aleppo

YEREVAN—The Armenian Revolutionary Federation Bureau issued an announcement on June 4 condemning the ongoing...

ARF-D Yerevan Executive Committee: “Cancel the decision about erecting Mikoyan Statue”

ARF-D Yerevan Executive Committee demands from the City’s Council of the Elders to cancel...

New ARF-D Supreme Council of Armenia Elected

At the conclusion on Sunday, April 20, of the ARF-D Armenia Regional meeting, known...

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