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  • Raoul Wallenberg Foundation to honor Steve Kerr’s grandparents for saving Armenians

    The Board of the IRWF has unanimously resolved to award the Raoul Wallenberg Medal to the late Dr. Stanley E. Kerr and his wife, Elsa, for their devoted work in favor of Armenian women and children in the 1920’s who had managed to survive the great tragedy which started to unfold in 1915. The relief […]

  • Armenian physician honored by Israel for saving Jews during the Holocaust

    Haroutyoun Khachatryan, a military physician during World War II, has been posthumously awarded the “Righteous among the Nations Award” by the Jewish “Yad Vashem” institute-museum. During the event on 4th February Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Israel to Armenia Mr. Shmuel Mayrom and Honorary Consul of Israel in Armenia Ashot Shakhmuradyan handed the medal to Haroutyoun […]

  • Armenian President awarded “Raoul Wallenberg 100th Anniversary” Medal

    The ceremony of awarding the President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan, who is an honorary member of the Raoul Wallenberg International Foundation with the “Raoul Wallenberg 100th Anniversary” Medal took place at the Presidential Palace. Raoul Wallenberg was a renowned Swedish diplomat who during the World War II saved thousands of Jews from death. At the […]