Hamlet Tamaz

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40 maps that explain the world

By Max Fisher<p>Maps can be a remarkably powerful tool for understanding the world and how it works, but they show only what you ask them to. So when we saw a post sweeping the Web titled "40 maps they didn't teach you in school," one of which happens to be a WorldViews original, I thought we might be …

The Real Turkish Heroes of 1915

Raffi Bedrosyan is a civil engineer and a concert pianist, living in Toronto. Proceeds from his concerts and CDs have been donated to the …

Putin's Pivot

In June of this year, Russian President Vladimir Putin, speaking at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, put forth his intentions to take …

Electricity Production in Armenia

Areg Gharabegian has a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and an M.S. in Energy, Resources, and Environment with more than 30 years of experience in the …

Yerevan’s Bus Fare Protests: A Timeline

Christian Garbis is a writer and experimental filmmaker born and raised in Greater Boston. He received his BA in English and Certificate in Film …

Armenia: Can a Bus Boycott Lead to Shift in the Political Dynamic?

It was a bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama, back in 1955 that catalyzed the civil rights movement in the United States. These days in Armenia, some …

BMW Launches Its First Mass-Production Electric Car

Auto Maker Needs to Boost Sales of Electric Cars to Meet Regulatory Requirements<p>BMW AG Chief Executive Norbert Reithofer unveiled on Monday the auto maker's first mass-production electric car, saying his company would need to boost sales of plug-in and battery electric vehicles dramatically by 2025 …

4 Essential Questions to Ask at the End of a Job Interview

“I am always surprised how some interviewees tend to trail off towards the end of an interview instead of finishing strong and leaving a lasting …

Now Is the Time for a U.S.-Turkey Free Trade Agreement

Washington, Brussels, and Ankara could reap numerous economic and strategic benefits from a bilateral U.S.-Turkey FTA, but they will need to act …

PressTV

Bradley Manning judge begins final deliberations

<b>A military judge has begun deliberating over the charges against a soldier who leaked reams of secret US government documents to Wikileaks.</b><p>Judge Col Denise Lind alone will rule on the charges against 25-year-old Pte Bradley Manning.<p>Pte Manning, of Crescent, Oklahoma, aimed to inform the US public, …

Surveillance

Chevron to eastern Europe: We might be able to help you with that fracking Russian-dependence problem

Despite their misbegotten and expensive quest to forcibly restructure their energy sectors with subsidies and special treatment for what they’ve …

Armenia-EU: Brussels hails completion of trade talks with Yerevan - Analysis

Despite continuing attempts to derail the process, Armenia and the European Union have completed their negotiations on the Association Agreement and …

Azeri Oppositionist Vows Return To Baku

The Azerbaijani opposition's pick for president, Rustam Ibragimbekov, has vowed to return to Baku next week, despite fearing arrest.<p>In an interview …

European Commission - PRESS RELEASES - Press release - EU and Armenia Agree Trade Deal

European Commission<p>Press release<p>Brussels, 24 July 2013<p>EU and Armenia Agree Trade Deal<p>The European Union and the Republic of Armenia today …

Armenia's Biggest Celebrities Are Offering People Free Rides Around Yerevan

BREAKING: Russia Mobilizes 160,000 Troops After US Officials Confirm Israel Took Out Russian Missiles At Latakia Arsenal in Syria, The Most Ambitious Since 1991 Military Exercises In The Far East

<b>Unnamed U.S. officials tell CNN that Israel struck Russian-made missiles in Latakia, Syria last Friday.</b><br>A series of explosions last week at a critical …

Journalist: Snowden has enough information to cause US government worst damage in history

National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden possesses enough information to cause more damage to the United States government than "anyone else has ever had in the history" of the country, according to the journalist who first reported the former contractor's leaked documents.<p>Glenn …

Kazan 2013: Kirakosyan wins Armenia’s first gold

Tigran Kirakosyan, who represents Armenia, won a gold medal in the sambo wrestling competition of the 27th World University Games being held in …

Leaked EU Policy Papers Show TAFTA/TTIP's Huge Challenges -- And Some Subtle Signals

After last Wednesday's debate, the European Parliament passed a resolution on the subject of NSA surveillance, which included the following mild …

Egypt braces for violence as Morsi supporters plan march

CAIRO — Egypt geared up for another day of protests Friday as the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of former President Mohammed Morsi planned to take to the streets to resist the military's overthrow of the Islamist leader.<p>The calls for demonstrations come amid a widening crackdown on the …

Katerina Cosgrove

Goodreads Author<p>Born<p>in Sydney, Australia<p>Website<p>Twitter<p>Genre<p>Member Since<p>October 2012<p>Katerina's first novel THE GLASS HEART was published in Aust/NZ by …

Whither New Eastern Europe?

The partnership, however, has not only been about human rights. The deep and comprehensive free trade agreement now being negotiated would result in …