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PM introduces newly appointed Minister of Justice to the Ministry staff
Rustam Badasyan thanked the Prime Minister for his confidence and said: “I feel that especially after the resignation of such a highly experienced professional as Mr. Zeynalyan, the ministry is expected to face quite a difficult job in terms of management. I am confident that together we will be able to meet your expectations."
Armenia announces call for applications for Junior Eurovision 2019
The contest is open to participants aged 9-14. Submitted songs (music and lyrics) cannot have been published before May 1st 2019 in accordance with EBU rules. Songs must be longer than two minutes 30 seconds and no longer than three minutes
Syrian-Armenian artist Kevork Mourad to create six-meter hanging sculpture of Babel
For this exhibition – running from 1 July until 15 August 2019, in partnership with the Aga Khan Museum in Toronto – Mourad explores the story of Babel, using visual imagery as a means to connect people across the language divide
U.S. House approves additional $40 million in aid for Armenia
Congressional Armenian Caucus Co-Chair Jackie Speier (D-CA) secured strong bipartisan support today for the adoption, by the full U.S. House, of her amendment appropriating $40 million in democracy aid to Armenia, reported the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA). Her amendment, co-sponsored by fellow Armenian Caucus leaders, Reps. Frank Pallone (D-NJ) and Adam Schiff (D-CA), was adopted by a vote of 268 to 152.
U.S. House approves $1.5 million for life-saving de-mining programs in Artsakh
Congressman TJ Cox (D-CA) – a first-term legislators representing California’s Central Valley – spearheaded the successful passage today of an amendment appropriating Fiscal Year 2020 (FY20) U.S. assistance for life-saving de-mining programs and expanded rehabilitation services in the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh), reported the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA).