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WATCH: Pope Francis Hails Armenia’s ‘Christian Identity’

Video Pope Francis Denounces Armenian 'Genocide' In Yerevan

Pope Francis has denounced the "genocide" of Armenians by Ottoman-era Turkish forces a century ago. More

Pope Arrives In Armenia For Three-Day Visit

Pope Francis has arrived in Armenia for a three-day visit meant to further strengthen the Vatican’s relations with the country and the state-backed Armenian Apostolic Church. More

Pope Francis Begins Visit To Armenia

Pope Francis has embarked on a three-day visit to Armenia, where he is expected to voice the Vatican's concern with the plight of Christians in the war-torn Middle East. More

Germany: Turkey Blocking Delegation's Visit To Incirlik Base

Germany says Ankara is blocking a German delegation from visiting an air base in Turkey where German soldiers are based. More

Turkish Broadcaster Ends German Partnership After 'Genocide' Vote

A German public broadcaster says a Turkish television station has ended a partnership with it over Germany's decision to officially designate the massacre of Armenians by Ottoman Turks a century ago as genocide. More

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Video The Daily Vertical: Baku And Yerevan Fight. Moscow Wins

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Audio Slide Show Bigger Than Dominoes: Abkhazia Pins Hopes On Soccer Cup For Outsiders

Shunned by FIFA and dogged by infighting, would-be states and other groupings with uncertain status are holding a soccer "world cup" in breakaway Abkhazia. A colorful opening ceremony will kick off what may be the biggest international event in the isolated Black Sea region since a dominoes championship in 2011.

Armenia Looks To IT To Lift Economy

Landlocked Armenia has a struggling economy and high unemployment rate, but the country's growth as an IT center gives hope for change.
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