• Remembering the 1988 Earthquake in Armenia and American Relief
    Then-Armenian Assembly Board Chairman Hirair Hovnanian leading a delegation bringing humanitarian relief to Armenia after the 1988 earthquake WASHINGTON, D.C. – On the 30th Anniversary of the Spitak Earthquake, the Armenian Assembly of America (Assembly) remembers the thousands of lives lost and villages destroyed after a massive earthquake, […]
  • President & CEO of The Met and Armenia’s Ambassador to the U.S. to Join Special Luncheon
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Metropolitan Museum of Art President and CEO Daniel H. Weiss, The Met’s “Armenia!” exhibit curator Dr. Helen Evans, and “Armenia!” exhibit catalogue contributor Dr. Rachel Goshgarian, along with Armenia’s newly appointed Ambassador to the United States, the Honorable Varuzhan […]
  • Senators Menendez and Markey Press Armenia Ambassador Nominee on Reaffirmation of the Armenian Genocide
    Armenia Ambassador Nominee Promises to Support Armenia’s “Remarkable” Democratic Reforms WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing, in response to questions posed by Ranking Member Robert Menendez (D-NJ) and Senator Ed Markey (D-MA), the U.S. Ambassadorial nominee to Armenia, Lynne M. Tracy, agreed that “1.5 […]