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Canada’s  Attorney General and Minster of Justice Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould Meets With ANCC Western Region Representatives

On Tuesday, March 14 ,2017 in Vancouver ANCC Western Region Chairman Vahe Andonian, representatives Meghrig Soulahian- Chapanian and Hagop Der Hagopian had a working visit with Canada’s Attorney General and Minister of Justice Hon. Jody Wilson -Raybould in her constituency office in Vancouver. During the 40 minute meeting, the ANCC representatives briefed the minister about the history of the Armenian community in [...]

March 16th, 2017|News|

ANCC – Western Region Representatives Meet British Columbia Premier Hon. Christy Clark

On Saturday March 11th in Vancouver B.C., during the 2017 S.U.C.C..E.S.S. gala, ANCC -Western Region Chairman Vahe Andonian, Co-chair unger Vahe Agopian and ungerouhi Sevan Agopian had a private meeting with British Columbia’s Premier The Honourable Christy Clark. During the candid meeting the upcoming B.C. elections were discussed, and the ANCC representatives briefed the Premier [...]

March 12th, 2017|News|

Canada-Armenia Parliamentary Friendship Group Meets in Ottawa

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 9, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Ottawa – On March 8, 2017, the Canada-Armenia Parliamentary Friendship Group held its annual meeting in Ottawa. A significant number of parliamentarians and guests from the Armenian Embassy in Canada and the Armenian National Committee of Canada were present at the [...]

March 9th, 2017|News, Press Release|

ANCC Attends Parliamentary Reception Hosted by CMHR

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 23, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622     Ottawa – On Thursday, February 23, 2017, members of the Armenian National Committee of Canada attended a parliamentary reception hosted by the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in the parliament’s Commonwealth room. In the presence of senators, members of parliament [...]

February 23rd, 2017|Press Release|

Un tueur est toujours un héros en Azerbaïdjan

-COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE- POUR DIFFUSION IMMÉDIATE Le 21 février 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Ottawa – Le Comité national arménien du Canada (CNAC) demande à la communauté internationale de respecter ses promesses et d’emprisonner Ramil Safarov, le lieutenant azéri responsable du meurtre affreux (à la hache) du lieutenant arménien Gurgen Margaryan. Le CNAC [...]

February 23rd, 2017|Press Release|

Axe Murderer Still Considered a Hero in Azerbaijan

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 23, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Ottawa - The Armenian National Committee of Canada (ANCC) calls upon the international community to pressure Azerbaijan to respect its international promise and imprison Ramil Safarov, the Azeri lieutenant responsible for the horrific murder of Armenian lieutenant Gurgen Margaryan, The ANCC [...]

February 23rd, 2017|Press Release|

Former Canadian Parliamentarian to Visit Artsakh as Observer

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 17, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Ottawa – Despite continuous efforts by Azerbaijani authorities to discourage foreign diplomats, parliamentarians and observers from visiting the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh/NKR), former Canadian parliamentarian, the Honourable Jim Karygiannis will be visiting Artsakh in the upcoming week to serve as [...]

February 17th, 2017|Press Release|

Belarus to Extradite Israeli Journalist to Azerbaijan on Trumped Up Charges

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 27, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Ottawa - The Armenian National Committee of Canada strongly condemns the Belarusian government’s disproportionate decision to extradite Russian-Israeli blogger, Alexander Lapshin, to Azerbaijan for prosecution on baseless accusations. Lapshin, who holds a dual citizenship from Russia and Israel, is an active [...]

January 27th, 2017|News, Press Release|

La Biélorussie s’apprête à extrader un journaliste israélien en Azerbaïdjan sous de faux chefs d’accusation

- Communiqué de presse- 27 janvier 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   OTTAWA - Le Comité national arménien du Canada condamne fermement la décision du gouvernement biélorusse de remettre à l'Azerbaïdjan le blogueur russo-israélien, Alexander Lapshin, afin d'y être poursuivi pour des accusations infondées. L’Azerbaïdjan demande l’extradition d’Alexander Lapshin qui risque des poursuites pénales [...]

January 27th, 2017|News, Press Release|

ANCC Mourns the Passing of Former Senator Marcel Prud’homme

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 27, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Ottawa – It was with deep sadness that the Armenian National Committee of Canada learned about the passing of long-time Senator and former Member of Parliament, Marcel Prud’homme, who passed away peacefully at age 82. The Montreal area politician who first [...]

January 27th, 2017|Press Release|