ANCC Deeply Mourns the Loss of MP Arnold Chan

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 14, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Ottawa - It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that the Armenian National Committee of Canada mourns the loss of Arnold Chan, Member of Parliament for Scarborough-Agincourt and chair of the Canada-Armenia Parliamentary Friendship Group. "Words could not have [...]

September 14th, 2017|News|

Canadian Parliamentary Delegation Concludes Visit to Artsakh, Reiterates Commitment to Artsakh Peace

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   September 2, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Stepanakert, Artsakh - “ On September 1, 2017, a Canadian delegation headed by Rev. Majed el-Shafie, founder and president of One Free World International, and Members of Parliament the Hon. Tony Clement and Ms. Rachael Harder— shadow ministers of Public [...]

September 2nd, 2017|News|

Canadian Delegation Discusses Bilateral Relations with Officials in Armenia and Artsakh

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   September 2, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Stepanakert, Artsakh - A Canadian delegation headed by Rev. Majed el-Shafie, founder and president of One Free World International, and Members of Parliament the Hon. Tony Clement and Rachael Harder—shadow ministers of Public Services and Procurement and the Status of [...]

September 2nd, 2017|News|

BOOK LAUNCH: “Open Wounds: Armenians, Turks and a Century of Genocide”

On September 6th and 7th, join the Armenian National Committee of Canada and the Hamazkayin Armenian Cultural and Educational Society for the launch of Dr. Viken Cheterian's newest publication, "Open Wounds: Armenians, Turks and a Century of Genocide" in Montreal and Toronto respectively. Montreal: Wednesday, September 6, 2017, 8:00 PM Armenian Community Centre of Montreal [...]

August 15th, 2017|News|

ANCC Calls Upon the Canadian Government to Immediately Halt Azerbaijani Arms Sales

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   July 26, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Ottawa- The Armenian National Committee of Canada (ANCC) is appalled to learn that the Canadian government has granted an export permit for the transfer of highly sophisticated military equipment from the Toronto-based INKAS Armored Vehicle Manufacturing over to the Republic [...]

July 26th, 2017|News, Press Release|

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|