ANCC delegation attends BC Premier John Horgan’s swearing-in ceremony at Government House in Victoria

July 19, 2017 Victoria, BC - On Tuesday July 18th, by special invitation, ANCC Western Region representatives Vahe Andonian and Hagop Der Agopian attended Government House in Victoria, home of the Lieutenant Governor, for the  swearing-in ceremony of British Columbia’s 36th Premier, Hon. John Horgan and his cabinet. During the ceremonies, long-time friend of the [...]

July 19th, 2017|News, Press Release|

ANCC Statement on Canada’s 150th Anniversary

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 30, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Ottawa- Today, the Armenian National Committee of Canada joins Canadians of all backgrounds, in celebrating Canada’s 150th anniversary of confederation. “We are exceptionally fortunate to be living in a free, secure and democratic nation today because of the commitment, courage and [...]

June 30th, 2017|News, Press Release|

Communiqué du CNAC pour le 150e du Canada

-COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE- POUR DIFFUSION IMMÉDIATE 30 juin, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Ottawa – En ce jour, le Comité national arménien du Canada s’unit aux Canadiens de tous les horizons afin de célébrer le 150e anniversaire de la Confédération canadienne. «Nous avons le grand privilège de vivre dans une nation démocratique, libre [...]

June 30th, 2017|News, Press Release|

Le CNAC lance un appel au gouvernement canadien à condamner la dernière agression d’Azerbaïdjan contre l’Artsakh

- Communiqué de presse- 20 juin, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Ottawa - Dans une lettre adressée au ministre des Affaires étrangères du Canada et à d'autres hauts fonctionnaires au sein des instances exécutives et législatives du gouvernement canadien, le Comité national arménien du Canada (CNAC) a fermement condamné les dernières violations du [...]

June 20th, 2017|News, Press Release|

ANCC Calls Upon the Canadian Government to Condemn Azerbaijan’s Latest Aggression Against Artsakh

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 20, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Ottawa – In a letter addressed to Canada’s Minister of Global Affairs and other high-ranking personnel within the Canadian governments’ executive and legislative branches, the Armenian National Committee of Canada (ANCC) strongly condemned Azerbaijan’s latest ceasefire violations and called upon the [...]

June 20th, 2017|News, Press Release|

Des événements communautaires spéciaux et rencontres avec le parlementaire turc Hisyar Ozsoy À Toronto, Montréal et Ottawa

- Communiqué de presse- Le 13 juin, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622     Du 10 au 12 juin, le vice-président du Parti populaire démocratique de Turquie (PPD) et responsable des affaires étrangères du parti M. Hisyar Ozsoy, a discuté de la situation politique actuelle en Turquie et de la persécution continue des minorités [...]

June 13th, 2017|News, Press Release|

  Special Community Events Featuring Turkish Parliamentarian Hisyar Ozsoy Take Place in Toronto, Montreal and Ottawa

 -PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 13, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   From June 10 to 12, 2017, Hisyar Ozsoy, vice co-chair of the People’s Democratic Party of Turkey (HDP) and the party’s foreign affairs critic discussed the current political situation in Turkey and the ongoing persecution of minorities at a series of [...]

June 13th, 2017|News, Press Release|

Parliamentary Screening of “The Promise” Attracts Members and Senators From All Major Political Parties

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 6, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Ottawa – On Monday, June 5, 2017, a special parliamentary screening of the Armenian Genocide era Hollywood epic, “The Promise”, attracted a significant number of parliamentarians, parliamentary staffers and civil servants, reported the Armenian National Committee of Canada. The special screening, hosted [...]

June 6th, 2017|News, Press Release|

ANCC and AYF Join the Kurdish Community in Montreal to Protest Erdogan’s Dictatorship in Turkey

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 19, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Montreal — On Thursday, May 18, 2017, members of the Armenian National Committee of Canada (ANCC) and the Armenian Youth Federation of Canada (AYF Canada) joined representatives from the Kurdish community in Montreal at a peaceful vigil to stand against Turkish [...]

May 19th, 2017|News, Press Release|

Turkish Parliamentarian Garo Paylan Meets With Parliamentarians in Ottawa

On May 2nd, 2017, Turkish parliamentarian of Armenian Descent and a founding member of the People’s Democratic Party (HDP), Mr. Garo Paylan held a series of meetings in Ottawa and Montreal with Members of Parliament and various current and former Canadian officials. After a brief meeting with Turkish and Kurdish academics and recent exiles from [...]

May 8th, 2017|News, Press Release|