California Congresswoman honored for lifetime achievement

California Congresswoman Jackie Speier has introduced a resolution asking Congress to condemn Azerbaijan for its recent acts of war against Armenia. Speier, who is of Armenian ancestry, accepted a lifetime achievement award from the Armenian National Committee over the weekend for her work in the community.

Armenia says 49 soldiers killed in attacks by Azerbaijan

Azerbaijani forces shelled Armenia’s territory Tuesday and killed at least 49 Armenian soldiers, Armenia’s prime minister said, a large-scale attack that fueled fears of broader hostilities breaking out between the longtime adversaries.