The Devil’s Advocate: How Turkey Is Seeking to Save Its Syrian Proxies
The Devil’s Advocate: How Turkey Is Seeking to Save Its Syrian Proxies
  • October 18, 2021

Note from the Editor: A number of terrorist factions mentioned in this Op-Ed were also utilized by Turkey during the 45 day war in Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh) against the Armenian population.BY ARMEN TIGRANAKERTTurkey steadily unites its controlled...

A Year After Artsakh’s War: Division and Defiance Leave Armenia Facing Threatening Questions, But Positive Signs of Slowly Emerge
A Year After Artsakh’s War: Division and Defiance Leave Armenia Facing Threatening Questions, But Positive Signs of Slowly Emerge
  • September 28, 2021

BY AREN DEYIRMENJIANA year after the war in Artsakh, discontent within Armenians has intensified rather than diminished. Possibly for the first time in a long while, we feel weak and beaten. A year ago today, we woke up to the devastating news of...

U.S. House Passes 5 Critical Amendments in NDAA H.R. 4350
U.S. House Passes 5 Critical Amendments in NDAA H.R. 4350
  • September 26, 2021

WASHINGTON D.C. – By a vote of 316-113, the House of Representatives passed 5 pro-peace amendments to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for FY2022. The Senate is expected to take up the NDAA in the coming weeks.In response to this...

The Antonym of Genocide
The Antonym of Genocide
  • September 9, 2021

BY K. M. GREG SARKISSIANAugust 23, 2021: In 2015, I was in New York for the Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity event during which Noubar Afeyan, one of the co-founders of the Prize, asked me if I knew what “the antonym of genocide” was. I was...

Positive Signals or Diplomatic Games?
Positive Signals or Diplomatic Games?
  • September 6, 2021

At the last sitting of the Armenian Government, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan stated that there are some positive signals from Turkey in terms of regional peace. “We appreciate those signals and respond to the signals with a positive...

Armenian Government’s Program and the Behavior of the Opposition
Armenian Government’s Program and the Behavior of the Opposition
  • August 30, 2021

For the first time since the formation of the newly elected parliament, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan addressed the National Assembly to present the government’s program and receive parliamentary approval.At the end of the Prime...

Questions About Actions We Should Take
Questions About Actions We Should Take
  • August 8, 2021

BY HARUT DER-TAVITIAN Referring to our recent article “Crucial Months”, a group of friends, finding our analysis very relevant, asked us to elaborate. They also asked what guarantee we have that the current government of the Republic of...

Crucial Months
Crucial Months
  • July 23, 2021

BY HARUT DER-TAVITIANThe coming months will be crucial for Armenia and the Armenian people. The Republic of Armenia must decide which direction it will take in the new world order and that decision will have major implications not only on...

Losers and Winners
Losers and Winners
  • July 5, 2021

The extraordinary parliamentary elections in Armenia went down in history. Like any election campaign, this one had its  winners and losers, and it is worthwhile to review and evaluate the positive or negative role of many players in the overall...

Willy-Nilly Obligation
Willy-Nilly Obligation
  • July 4, 2021

BY HARUTYUN AMIRKHANYAN ©HarmirIt was nothing more than a usual day in Yerevan when I got a call from my old friend.He asked me for a walk. I put my outfit on, fixed my hair, locked the door of the apartment where I have been living alone, and...

Armenian Voters Offered False Choice Between Security and Democracy
Armenian Voters Offered False Choice Between Security and Democracy
  • June 20, 2021

BY LUSINE HAKOBYAN www.atlanticcouncil.orgArmenians will go to the polls on June 20 in snap parliamentary elections that could have a decisive impact on the country’s geopolitical trajectory for the coming decade and beyond. Two recent events in...

Culprits for Artsakh War Defeat Are Being Exposed
Culprits for Artsakh War Defeat Are Being Exposed
  • June 14, 2021

The heavy defeat suffered by the Armenian side during the 44-day war, will be subject to discussion for a long time to come. New details are slowly emerging and the real culprits, whose indifference and neglect of the armed forces plunged the nation...