CIJA, ANCC, UCC and the Humura Association Issue Joint Statement on Genocide Remembrance, Condemnation and Prevention Month

April 3, 2017                                                            Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622 Ottawa – On April 24, 2015, the House of Commons unanimously passed a historic motion (M-587) designating the month of April as Genocide Remembrance, Condemnation and Prevention Month. With support from all major parties represented in the Canadian Parliament, the motion recalls the genocides [...]

April 3rd, 2017|News, Press Release|

Les associations CIJA, CNAC, UCC et Humura ont publié une déclaration commune sur le souvenir, la condamnation dans le cadre du mois de la prévention du génocide.

3 avril 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622 Ottawa – Le 24 avril 2015, la Chambre des communes a adopté à l'unanimité une motion historique (M-587) désignant le mois d'avril comme Mois du souvenir, de la condamnation et de la prévention du génocide. Avec le soutien de tous les principaux partis représentés au Parlement canadien, [...]

April 3rd, 2017|News, Press Release|

It’s Time to Kick Erdogan’s Turkey Out of NATO

By: Stanley Weiss The Huffington Post   It has always been a matter of historical curiosity that one of the American diplomats who was deeply involved in the creation of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization was named Achilles. As the head of the State Department’s Office of Western European Affairs after World War II and [...]

April 3rd, 2017|News, Press Release, Turkey: Thirty Days of Shame|

Le CNAC lance une campagne « Turquie : les trente jours de la honte » qui révèle le vrai visage de la République de Turquie

-COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE- Le 31 mars 2017 Contact : Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622 Ottawa – Le 3 avril 2017, le Comité national arménien du Canada (CNAC) lancera une campagne médiatique intitulée « Turquie : les trente jours de la honte » visant à informer les Canadiens du déni continuel de la Turquie au sujet du génocide arménien, tout en mettant en lumière [...]

March 31st, 2017|News, Press Release, Turkey: Thirty Days of Shame|

ANCC launches “Turkey: Thirty Days of Shame” Campaign Revealing the Reality Behind the State of Turkey

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 31, 2017 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Ottawa – On April 3, 2017, The Armenian National Committee of Canada (ANCC), will launch a media campaign entitled “Turkey: Thirty Days of Shame” aimed at informing Canadians about Turkey’s continuous denial of the Armenian Genocide, while highlighting its blatant and [...]

March 30th, 2017|News, Press Release, Turkey: Thirty Days of Shame|

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|