AGBU volunteers distribute meals to evacuated children and their families from a food truck dispatched to Goris, Armenia.
AGBU Organizes On-The-Ground Relief for Armenian Evacuees from Nagorno Karabakh
October 02, 2023 13:28 ET | Armenian General Benevolent Union
New York, Oct. 02, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Over the past week, tens of thousands of Armenians finally concluded a long and arduous trip out of Nagorno-Karabakh to begin another journey in Armenia. ...
AGBU Expresses Grave
AGBU Expresses Grave Concern Over Azerbaijan's Arrest of Prominent Armenian Ruben Vardanyan
September 27, 2023 14:29 ET | Armenian General Benevolent Union
New York, Sept. 27, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The news of the arrest by Azerbaijani authorities of prominent Armenian philanthropist Ruben Vardanyan, who repatriated to Nagorno-Karabakh after the war...
AGBU Urges World Lea
AGBU Urges World Leaders and Media to Expose Azerbaijan's False Pretexts for Ethnic Cleansing of Armenians
September 19, 2023 19:41 ET | Armenian General Benevolent Union
New York, New York, United States, Sept. 19, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, while heads of state and international journalists were focused on the annual UN General Assembly in New York, Azerbaijan...
Invisible Republic
January 20, 2023 15:24 ET | Armenian General Benevolent Union
New York, New York, United States, Jan. 20, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Armenians of Nagorno-Karabakh (natively called Artsakh) are struggling to survive a merciless economic and physical blockade,...
Two female employees from the IT sector at the Gyumri Technology Center, Credit: Davit Hakobyan
Women make gains in Armenia’s thriving IT industry, notes AGBU
October 17, 2022 15:56 ET | Armenian General Benevolent Union
Yerevan, Armenia, Oct. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In the bustling tech hub that is Armenia, the typically male-dominated IT industry is experiencing a shift. Women are climbing the ranks in...
Elina Hurumyan walks her two children Anush and Armen to kindergarten. Credit: Areg Balayan
AGBU highlights resilience and recovery of women two years after the start of the 2020 Artsakh War
September 27, 2022 16:21 ET | Armenian General Benevolent Union
New York, Sept. 27, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Almost two years after the 44-day war, the Armenians of Artsakh are trying to restore their lives, even as challenges persist. Despite bearing the...
Solo cellist Sevak Avanesyan performing with Artsakh Chamber Orchestra.
After Surviving War, AGBU Musicians Come Together to Celebrate Armenian Resilience
September 20, 2022 18:33 ET | Armenian General Benevolent Union
Europe, Sept. 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Earlier this September, 22 Armenian musicians and their Maestro Gevorg Muradian of the AGBU-sponsored Artsakh Chamber Orchestra set off to show the world...
The World’s Largest
The World’s Largest Armenian Organization Responds to President Biden’s Recognition of the Armenian Genocide
April 24, 2021 12:23 ET | Armenian General Benevolent Union
New York, New York, April 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As the world’s largest Armenian non-profit organization with a 115 year history serving Armenians around the world, the Armenian General...
Preserve Artsakh: An Open Letter to the World Community
November 12, 2020 13:07 ET | Armenian General Benevolent Union
New York City, Nov. 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The end to active combat in the 2020 Nagorno Karabakh war is far from the end of the war on a key victim: the rich and irreplaceable cultural...
An Open Letter to th
An Open Letter to the New York Times from the Armenian General Benevolent Union
November 01, 2020 07:00 ET | Armenian General Benevolent Union
New York, Nov. 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- “Professor Samuel Train Dutton, Secretary of the Committee on Armenian Atrocities, made public yesterday a preliminary statement of the committee...