March 17, 2014 / Untold Stories
Alia Malek
An artist asks, "Why were we Armenian, but living in the U.S? Why was our family in Syria? What were these family stories of exile and slaughter? Why weren’t they in the history books of my youth?"
October 17, 2013 / Untold Stories
Alia Malek
From sending aid to Aleppo to re-creating Aleppo in Armenia, Syrian Armenians are trying to keep their community safe and alive in two places at once.
October 15, 2013 / Guernica
Alia Malek
A family’s journey from Armenia to Syria and back again.
May 16, 2013 / Untold Stories
James V. Wertsch
There’s much to be learned about what drove the alleged bombers at the Boston Marathon. One place to start: the contested histories and unresolved tensions in their native North Caucasus.
December 12, 2012 / The New York Times
Alia Malek
The flight of Syrian Armenians — one of many lesser-noticed ripple effects that could reshape countries well beyond Syria’s neighbors — is raising questions about the future of Syria’s diversity.
November 16, 2012
Tom Hundley
This Week in Review: Inside Burma
November 12, 2012 / Dart Society Reports
Alia Malek
An intoxicating mix of ethnicities and religions has been a trademark of Syria for millennia. What would Aleppo be without the magic of Armenian characters on churches, schools, and storefronts?
Nagorno-Karabakh
August 11, 2011 / The Washington Post
Will Englund
Armenia and Azerbaijan may be on the brink of another bloody battle over the disputed land of Nagorno-Karabakh, a de-facto state in the mountainous region of the South Caucasus.
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August 3, 2011 / Untold Stories
Will Englund
Nagorno-Karabakh faces an unpredictable future as it fights for international recognition.
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July 29, 2011 / Untold Stories
Will Englund
The region of Nagorno-Karabakh has gained a de-facto independence, but still does not receive recognition by the international community.
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July 16, 2011 / The Washington Post
Will Englund
Armenians who fled Azerbaijan after war broke out with Nagorno-Karabakh 20 years ago are entitled, under Karabakh law, to land in bordering territories as compensation.
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July 8, 2011 / The Washington Post
Will Englund
The de-facto republic of Nagorno-Karabakh wants international recognition, but its fate depends largely on the strained relationship between Armenia and Azerbaijan.
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July 7, 2011 / The Washington Post
Will Englund
Karabakh garnered a strong sense of independence after the war between Armenia and Azerbaijan. Now, twenty years later, the de facto republic is working to gain international recognition.

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