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Convicted Spy Pollard Checks In With Feds In NYC Following Release From Prison After 30 Years

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Convicted spy Jonathan Pollard checked in at a federal probation office in New York City Friday following his release from prison in North Carolina, culminating an extraordinary espionage case that complicated American-Israeli relations for 30 years and became a periodic bargaining chip between two allies. 1,264 more words


Reps. Bilirakis, Deutch Sign Letter in Support of Karabakh Peace

By Taniel Koushakjian
Florida Armenians Managing Editor

Florida Representatives Gus Bilirakis (R-FL) and Ted Deutch (D-FL) have signed a letter that will be sent to U.S. 1,078 more words

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It is my hope that as we commemorate Black History Month in the...

It is my hope that as we commemorate Black History Month in the future, we will continue to celebrate the many achievements and rich culture of African-Americans. 7 more words

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Congressional Letter Calls for Removal of Snipers, Additional Observers, Investigative Mechanisms Along Karabakh-Azerbaijan Border

By Taniel Koushakjian
Florida Armenians Managing Editor

House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-CA) and Ranking Member Eliot Engel (D-NY) are circulating a bipartisan letter asking their Congressional colleagues to support renewed U.S. 800 more words

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Engel Statement on Efforts to Advance LGBT Rights in Inter-American Development Bank Projects in the Americas

Press Statement from House Committee on Foreign Affairs Democratic Office

WASHINGTON, DC—Representative Eliot L. Engel, the Ranking Member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, made the following statement on a discussion by Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) board members today on incorporating awareness on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities into development programs at the IDB.  212 more words


State Senate GOP Demands New York Congressional Delegation Reject Iran Deal

State Senate Republicans demanded that New York’s representatives in Congress—in both parties—vote against the Obama administration-backed deal to drop sanctions against Iran in exchange for a pause in its nuclear program. 497 more words

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