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Wednesday, August 12, 2020

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Thirteen Legislators Join AHI to Commemorate 46th Anniversary of Turkey’s Invasion of Cyprus

WASHINGTON, DC — The American Hellenic Institute (AHI), in cooperation with the Congressional Hellenic Caucus, hosted an online event, "46th Commemoration of the Illegal...

U.S. Rep. Grace Meng Marks 46th Anniversary of Turkish Invasion of Cyprus

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-NY), a member of the Congressional Hellenic Caucus and House Appropriations Subcommittee on State and Foreign Operations,...

US House Passes Hagia Sophia Amendment

— Rep. Dina Titus leads effort to denounce Turkey for converting Hagia Sophia into a mosque — WASHINGTON, DC, July 23, 2020 -- On the...

Congresswoman Maloney commemorates 46 years since Turkey’s illegal invasion of Cyprus with AHI

Congresswoman Maloney Marks 46 Years Since Turkey’s Illegal Invasion of Cyprus   WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY), co-chair and co-founder of the House Hellenic Caucus,...

Sen. Menendez commemorates 46th Anniversary of Turkey’s illegal invasion of Cyprus

Commemorating the July 20, 1974, Turkish Invasion of Cyprus and Celebrating U.S.-Cyprus Relations  Statement by Senator Bob Menendez Thank you for inviting me to participate in...

Maloney and Bilirakis Introduce House Resolution Calling on Turkey to Respect Religious Freedom

Hellenic Caucus Co-Chairs Maloney and Bilirakis Introduce House Resolution Calling on Turkey to Respect Religious Freedom of Ecumenical Patriarchate WASHINGTON, DC – Representatives Carolyn B....

Bilirakis Champions Changes to Help Active Duty Military and Veterans

Congressman Gus Bilirakis has coauthored 8 provisions which were filed earlier today as amendments to this year’s National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).  Each provision...

Edward Giannaros continues the legacy of helping the Greek-American community

Greek-American Edward Giannaros was recently re-elected to serve on the Town Council for the town of Farmington, CT.  Born and raised in Farmington, Edward...

Aghia Sophia must remain a cultural heritage of civilization

Delaware – USAhttp://www.professors-PhDs.com.Mail: [email protected] 24, 2020 To: UNESCOMembers of United NationsMembers of European Parliamentcc: Global MediaWe, the International Hellenic Association*, wish to inform the relevant international bodies about recent...

Mariyana Spyropoulos shares her insights on the 2020 presidential election

Hellenic News of America’s (HNA) publisher, Aphrodite Kotrotsios, chatted with Commissioner Mariyana Spyropoulos about the upcoming presidential election, where she revealed her choice for...

The American Hellenic Institute announces the passing of its founder and former president, Eugene (Gene) T. Rossides

It is with profound sadness the American Hellenic Institute (AHI) announces the passing of its founder and former president, Eugene (Gene) T. Rossides, who...

Meet Greek-American Congressional Candidate from Massachusetts: Chris Zannetos

By: Aphrodite Kotrotsios, PublisherGreek-American entrepreneur Chris Zannetos from the greater Boston area is running for the Democratic seat in Massachusetts’ 4th Congressional District. Congressional...

Coronavirus Update: How to Vote By Mail in the Maryland Primary Election on June 2

Dear Friend, ​​​​​​​As you may know, the Maryland State Board of Elections announced that our state's primary election on June 2 will be held largely...

Assembly Member Simotas and Senator Demand Temporary Hazard Pay for Essential Workers 

(New York, NY) - Assembly Member Aravella Simotas and Senator Jessica Ramos called on the state to provide a bonus in hazard pay for...

Statement by Assemblymember Simotas on 2020-2021 State Budget

As a legislator, I took an oath to work towards improving the lives of the citizens of New York State.  These are challenging times...

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Christos Koutsis, Vice President of Investors Bank, has passed away

Christos John Koutsis, 63, of Paramus, formerly of Athens, Greece, passed away on Saturday, August 8, 2020. Christos worked for Investors Bank, in Short...

My parents own property in Greece

My parents own property in Greece, but I do not know if they have the right documents to prove their property rights. Also, I...

Justice for Cyprus (PSEKA) mourns the passing of Demetrios Zemenides (1942-2020)

In Memoriam Demetrios Zemenides  1942-2020 The International Coordinating Committee – Justice for Cyprus (PSEKA) mourns the passing of Demetrios Zemenides, one of its long-time collaborators in Chicago.  The...

St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine Now on Solid Ground as Construction Restarts 

The people close to the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church and National Shrine at Ground Zero in New York tend to think of the...

On The Road to Constantinople: Repairs of Hagia Sophia Dome by 10th Century Armenian Architect

“All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them,” by Galileo di Vincenzo Bonaulti de Galilei, an Italian astronomer, physicist, and engineer.1Hagia Sophia...