Eurovision struggles to keep politics out of the picture

STOCKHOLM – You can croon about unrequited love, dance with unbridled passion or dress up in drag. Just keep politics out of it. Read more…

Azerbaijan urges world to condemn Armenia for violation of int’l law

Azerbaijan is urging the international community to condemn Armenia for the gross violation of international law, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry said in a statement issued Apr. 21. Read more…

WSJ Criticized For Running Ad From Group Denying Armenian Genocide

The Wall Street Journal on Wednesday encountered a backlash for publishing a full-page advertisement from a group denying the genocide of Armenians during World War I.  Read more…

The Russia-Armenia alliance is threatening Turkey, a critical U.S. ally

The Feb. 21 front-page article “For Turkey, high stakes as troubles intensify” highlighted a critical development: The growing military alliance between Russia and Armenia is threatening Turkey, an indispensable U.S. ally and partner in the fight against the Islamic State.

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‘Warm Turkish Welcome’ For Armenian Soccer ‘Import’

Armenian soccer player Aras Ozbiliz is touting his new 4 1/2-year contract with a leading Turkish club as a “new chapter,” embracing what some might regard as an unlikely fan base.

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