Les Arméniens au Brézil
Today newly-appointed Brazilian Ambassador to Armenia Renate Stille presented credentials to Armenian President Robert Kocharian, reports the Press Service of the Armenian leader. During the meeting Kocharian noted that activation is observed in Armenian-Brazilian cooperation owing to Brazil's decision to open an Embassy in Yerevan. In her turn Renate Stille stated that while being in Armenia, the Embassy can work very effectively, first of all trying to activate economic ties. In her words, the Armenian community of Brazil can promote development of cooperation between the two countries.
- San José do Rio Preto Brazilian City Recognized Armenian Genocide
April 25 Mayor of San José do Rio Preto Brazilian city Edinho Araújo signed a law adopted by the Municipal Council on April 19. According to the legislation, «April 24 of each year is established as commemoration day of victims of the Armenian Genocide in 1915.» The Genocide recognition legislation, sponsored by MP Dorival Lemmos, was adopted unanimously
Les Bréziliens en France