Oct 18, 2017

ANCA Hovig Apo Saghdejian Capital Gateway Program Kicks Off 30-Stop University Tour in Southern California
Graduates Seeking Careers in Washington should Submit Applications by November 15th; Student Internship Opportunities Also Available

Oct 13, 2017

ANCA Encouraged by Chairman Royce’s Renewed Drive for Royce-Engel Peace Proposals
Implementation of ANCA-Backed Plan Would Hold Azerbaijan Accountable for its Aggression

Oct 13, 2017

Monday, October 16th: ANCA Congressional Call-In Day for H.Res.220
Genocide Prevention Measure Draws on Lessons of the Armenian Genocide

Oct 13, 2017

Genocide Deniers Introduce “Fake” Armenian Genocide Resolution
-- Reps. Stivers, Cohen, and Sessions Seek to Derail Growing Bipartisan Support for H.Res.220

Oct 12, 2017

ANCA Goal of Securing $100 Million MCC STEM Education Grant for Armenia Receives Support from Chairman Royce and Rep. Schiff
Speaking at ANCA Western Region Grassroots Conference, Legislators Cite Transformative Potential of New Millennium Challenge Compact

Oct 6, 2017

Cleveland Celebrates Armenian Independence
Cleveland Mayor Issues Proclamation Presented at ANC of Ohio’s City Hall Celebration

Oct 5, 2017

Over 100 U.S. Representatives Back Passage of Genocide Prevention Measure
H.Res.220 Leverages Lessons of Armenian Genocide to Prevent Future Atrocities

Oct 4, 2017

ANCA Sponsors Washington Summit on Middle East Christians
Partners with In Defense of Christians to Protect At-Risk Religious Minorities

Oct 4, 2017

Secretary Tillerson Reports Erdogan has yet to Apologize for May 16th Attack
Reveals U.S. has yet to Ask Ankara to Waive Immunity for Assailants

Oct 2, 2017

Dean Cain and Montel Williams Challenge Armenian Genocide Denial Across Capitol Hill on Eve of October 6th “Architects of Denial” Release
Executive Producers of Armenian Genocide Documentary Join ANCA in Advocating Passage of H.Res.220 and S.Res.136

Sep 28, 2017

Michigan Salutes Artsakh Republic’s Independence
State Sen. David Knezek Leads Resolution Calling for U.S. Recognition and Expansion of Economic and Cultural Ties with the Republic of Artsakh

Sep 26, 2017

Dean Cain, Montel Williams Headline ANCA’s Washington, DC “Architects of Denial” Premiere
Capacity Crowd Gives Standing Ovation to Powerful Documentary Linking Ankara's Genocide Denial with Baku's Ongoing Aggression

Sep 21, 2017

Secretary Tillerson Thanks Armenia’s Dedication to Regional Stability and International Peacekeeping
ANCA Welcomes U.S. Appreciation for Armenia's Constructive Contribution to Peace

Sep 20, 2017

U.S. Reps. Pallone and Gabbard Strengthen U.S.-Artsakh Solidarity During Working Visit to Shushi and Stepanakert
ANCA Chairman Raffi Hamparian Joins Legislators in Celebrating Artsakh's Freedom, Supporting Talks toward a Durable and Democratic Peace

Sep 19, 2017

Tufenkian Artisan Carpets Calls on U.S. Treasury Secretary to Start Tax Treaty Talks with Armenia
Owner and CEO James Tufenkian has Built Landmark Boutique Hotels and Established Carpet Weaving Workshops Across Armenia

Sep 18, 2017

White House Withdraws Proposed Arms Sale to Erdogan’s Security Detail
Administration Action Comes in the Wake of Strong Bipartisan Congressional Opposition

Sep 18, 2017

U.S. Rep. David Valadao Visits Artsakh; Reviews HALO Trust’s De-Mining Efforts
ANCA Chairman Raffi Hamparian Joins Congressional Armenian Caucus Co-Chair in Exploring Growth of U.S.-Artsakh Ties

Sep 15, 2017

ANCA and Marriott Armenia Make Case to Congress for U.S.-Armenia Double Tax Treaty
Korian and Pilavjian Join ANCA for Consultations at State Department and across Capitol Hill

Sep 7, 2017

House Passes Valadao Amendment Securing U.S. Funding for Artsakh De-Mining
ANCA Backed Life-Saving Measure Overwhelmingly Adopted by Legislators

Aug 30, 2017

19 Indicted for Turkish Attack on Peaceful Protesters in Washington DC
If Convicted, Hate Crime Charges Can Extend Prison Terms to 15 Years

Aug 30, 2017

ANCA Interns Wrap-Up Memorable Summer of Advocacy and Education
Largest ANCA Intern Class Leaves Its Mark on Washington, DC

Aug 24, 2017

Iowa Becomes 47th U.S. State to Recognize Armenian Genocide
IA Governor Kim Reynolds Declares October, 2017, “Armenia Awareness Month” During Official Signing Ceremony with ANCA Eastern Region, Human Rights Coalition Leaders and Clergy

Aug 23, 2017

ANCA Supporters Rally Behind Congressional Armenian Caucus Republican Co-Chair David Valadao
Discuss Shared Commitment Toward Securing U.S. Support for Artsakh Demining Efforts

Aug 4, 2017

ANCA Welcomes Rep. Valadao’s Leadership on Artsakh De-Mining
Continued Congressional Support can Clear Artsakh of Mines by 2020

Jul 25, 2017

ANCA “Thunderclap” Makes Noise For Artsakh
Innovative Campaign – anca.org/Artsakh - Invites Supporters to Donate their Social Reach to Artsakh's Future

Jul 15, 2017

U.S. House Adopts Trott Amendment to Stop Gun Sale to Turkey
Amendment Offered by Armenian Caucus Co-Chairman Approved Today as Part of Defense Authorization

Jul 13, 2017

U.S. Legislators to Affirm 1st Amendment at Sheridan Circle, Site of Turkish Attack on American Protesters
Bipartisan "Stand for Free Speech" will take place on Wednesday, July 19th at 8:30am

Jul 12, 2017

Rep. Trott’s Measure to Stop Gun Sale to Turkey Cleared for House Vote
“We need to block this arms sale and once and for all point a finger in Erdogan’s chest and tell him that a strategic location does not place Turkey above the law.” – Rep. Dave Trott (R-MI)

Jul 7, 2017

U.S. House May Vote to Block F-35 Sale to Turkey
House Rules Committee Set to Consider Multiple Amendments Imposing Sanctions over Turkey's May 16th Attacks on Peaceful Protesters

Jul 2, 2017

Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer Backs Resolution Calling for Turkish Acknowledgement of Armenian Genocide
Cosponsors Bipartisan Armenian Genocide Resolution (S.Res.136)

Jun 30, 2017

Trott and Pallone Lead Congressional Letter to Stop Controversial Gun Sale to Turkey
Over 35 U.S. Representatives Call on State Department to Reject Deal Following May 16th Beatings by Turkish President Erdogan’s Security Detail

Jun 30, 2017

ANCA Welcomes Largest Summer Internship Class in Program’s 30 Year History
2017 Interns Learn Grassroots Advocacy, Advance Policy Priorities, Make Connections in Washington, DC

Jun 16, 2017

Erdogan Doubles Down on Denial As DC Police Issue Arrest Warrants for Turkish Government Security Detail
ANCA Urges Trump Administration to Take Concrete Steps to Ensure Erdogan’s Bodyguards Stand Trial

Jun 14, 2017

BREAKING: ANCA Calls on Trump Administration to Demand Turkey Waive Diplomatic Immunity for Bodyguards Involved In DC Attacks
-- Charges Against A Dozen of Erdogan Security Detail Imminent, Reports The New York Times

Jun 13, 2017

Southern California Campus Tour Spotlights ANCA Programs Geared to Kickstart Public Policy Careers
ANCA’s Yerimyan and Program Alumni Share Hovig Apo Saghdejian Capital Gateway and Karabian Fellowship Success Stories

Jun 6, 2017

U.S. House Set to Condemn Erdogan-Ordered Attack on Peaceful Protesters
Strong Bipartisan Backing for June 6th Vote on H.Res.354

May 31, 2017

Congresswoman Napolitano Praises ANCA-LAWA Dialogue on Direct LAX-Yerevan Flights
Senior U.S. House Transportation Committee Member Backs ANCA Efforts to Directly Connect Armenia with Los Angeles

May 30, 2017

ANCA Supporters Host Event for Nebraska Congressman Jeff Fortenberry
Senior Republican Serves on House Appropriations Committee; Leads Congressional Caucus on Religious Minorities in the Middle East

May 25, 2017

ANCA’s Hamparian Testifies Before Congress in Support of Strong Response to Erdogan-Ordered Attacks
"We've reached a moment of reckoning. Not simply about Erdogan, but ourselves. We know who he is. Now it's time for him to understand who we are," explained Hamparian

May 25, 2017

It’s Unanimous: House Foreign Affairs Committee Condemns the Washington DC Attacks by Erdogan’s Bodyguards
Rep. Ted Poe Calls for Continued Protests at Turkish Embassy, with Reps. Rohrabacher, Cicilline, Wagner, and Sherman Offering to Attend in Solidarity

May 25, 2017

Speaker Ryan Calls Attack on U.S. Protesters by Turkish Security Forces “Indefensible”; Welcomes Committee Passage of H.Res.354
Reps. Bilirakis & Ros-Lehtinen Lead Latest Congressional Rebuke of Erdogan-Ordered Beatings in Washington, DC

May 25, 2017

Myrtle Beach City Council Adopts Armenian Genocide Reaffirmation Proclamation
Armenian National Committee of South Carolina Leads the Effort to Memorialize the Genocide of Armenians, Greeks, and Assyrians in Myrtle Beach

May 24, 2017

ANCA to Testify at Key House Foreign Affairs Panel Hearing on Erdogan-Ordered Beatings of U.S. Protesters
House Foreign Affairs Full Committee Set to Vote on Royce-Engel Resolution Condemning the Attacks

May 24, 2017

House Foreign Affairs Committee Set to Vote on Royce-Engel Resolution Condemning the Washington DC Attacks by Erdogan’s Bodyguards
H.Res.354 Calls for Perpetrators to be Charged and Prosecuted Under US Law; Waiver of Immunity of any Turkish Security Detail Engaged in Assault

May 23, 2017

Top U.S. Senate Appropriators Threaten Turkey Aid Over Attacks on U.S. Protesters
29 U.S. Representatives Press Secretary Tillerson to Take Decisive Action against Ankara

May 20, 2017

Outrage Escalating over Erdogan Attack on Peaceful Protesters
Social Networks, Congressional Condemnations, Criminal Investigations, and Major Media Interest Drive Unprecedented American Criticism of Turkish Government

May 17, 2017

Washington DC Mayor Condemns Erdogan’s Security Detail Led Assault against Peaceful Protesters
State Department Offers “Weak and Ineffective” Response

May 15, 2017

ANCA: “This is President Trump’s Chance to Stand Up to Erdogan”
Broad Coalition Set to Protest Erdogan's Repression at Home, Aggression Abroad on May 16th 12pm to 2:00pm

May 4, 2017

New England Campus Tour Highlights ANCA Support for Young Armenian Americans Starting Washington, DC Careers
ANCA’s Yerimyan Shares Hovig Apo Saghdejian Capital Gateway Success Stories; Fall, 2017 Application Deadline Set for June 1st

Apr 24, 2017

President Trump Continues to Enforce Turkey’s Gag Rule
Annual Commemorative Statement Fails to Properly Characterize Armenian Genocide

Apr 10, 2017

Congressional Leaders Call on President Trump to Properly Commemorate Armenian Genocide
Bipartisan Letter Urges President to Reject Turkey's Gag-Rule

Apr 5, 2017

Capitol Hill Armenian Genocide Remembrance Features Bipartisan Calls on White House and Congress to Reject Turkey’s Gag-Rule
Legislators express bipartisan support for passage of Genocide Prevention Resolution H.Res.220

Apr 5, 2017

ANCA Advances Armenia and Artsakh Foreign Aid Priorities
Supports Congressional Armenian Caucus $40 Million Request to Position Armenia as Regional Safe Haven for Refugees

Apr 4, 2017

Artsakh Ombudsman Holds Meetings in Washington, DC and New York
Melikyan Visited Capitol Hill, Human Rights Organizations, and Media Outlets

Mar 23, 2017

Capitol Hill Viewing of “The Promise” Draws Capacity Congressional Audience
April 21st Nationwide Release of Armenian Genocide-Era Epic Challenges Turkey's Gag-Rule

Mar 22, 2017

Reps. Trott and Schiff Spearhead Bipartisan Genocide Prevention Resolution
Legislation Aims to Apply Lessons of the Armenian Genocide in Preventing New Atrocities across the Middle East

Mar 20, 2017

Artsakh Ombudsman Visits Massachusetts
Ruben Melikyan Meets Elected Officials, Local Community in the Bay State

Mar 16, 2017

Representatives Schiff and Pallone Call for Expanded Aid to Artsakh and Armenia; Support for Refugee Resettlement During House Appropriations Subcommittee Testimony
Condemn escalating Azerbaijani military aggression; Calls for Implementation of Royce-Engel Peace Proposals

Mar 7, 2017

ANCA Leo Sarkisian Summer Internship Program Deadline Extended to April 1st
Program Director Tereza Yerimyan Shares Insights and Experiences at ARS Youth Connect

Mar 3, 2017

Tereza Yerimyan to Lead ANCA Hovig Apo Saghdejian Capital Gateway Program
Seasoned Civic Advocate to Share ANCA's Signature Public Policy Career Platform with Campuses and Communities across the US

Feb 27, 2017

Armenian Americans Protest in New York and Washington DC against Azerbaijani Aggression
Sumgait-Kirovabad-Baku Massacres commemorated as Aliyev launches latest attacks on Artsakh

Feb 15, 2017

ANCA Calls on State Department to Oppose Iron Dome Sale to Azerbaijan
-- Files a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Request to secure records related to controversial arms sale

Feb 14, 2017

ANCA and Senator Menendez Discuss Benefits of a U.S.-Armenia Double Tax Treaty
Bilateral Economic Accord Key to Growing Trade and Investment

Feb 13, 2017

Armenian Caucus Collecting Congressional Signatures on Letter Urging President Trump to Properly Commemorate Armenian Genocide
ANCA Organizing Grassroots Advocacy Supporting Bipartisan Appeal – anca.org/genocide

Jan 29, 2017

Armenian-Americans Protest Belarus / Azerbaijan Crackdown on Journalist Reporting on Artsakh
Russian Israeli Blogger Alexandr Lapshin’s Impending Extradition Latest Example of Aliyev’s Crackdown on Free Media

Jan 20, 2017

ANCA Congratulates President Trump; Calls for Decisive New Leadership to Strengthen US-Armenia Relations
“On behalf of America's citizens of Armenian heritage and friends of Armenia from across the United States, the ANCA looks to President Trump - at a pivotal moment in the history of our nation's global leadership - to bring new ideas and energy to U.S. policy on Armenian issues, further strengthening the robust U.S.-Armenia relationship, and reinforcing the enduring bonds of friendship that have long connected our two peoples.” -- ANCA Statement, January 20, 2017