Turkey downplays Armenian rug exhibition in White House

Turkey has downplayed a the White House’s decision to exhibit an Armenian “orphan rug,” a move that could be interpreted as a diplomatic message as debates between the U.S. and Turkey heat up over the latter’s stance regarding the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

Turkish, Armenian journalists want greater interaction

A group of Turkish and Armenian journalists and bloggers traveling across Turkey and Armenia via Georgia between Oct. 13-26 in order to gain firsthand insight on their neighbors say the closed border between Turkey and Armenia is negatively affecting relations between the two countries, advocating for the reopening of borders which will improve the normalization […]

Media Bus Tour to kick off for Turkey-Armenia normalization

The Eurasia Partnership Foundation’s Media Bus Tour is slated to start Monday, Oct. 13, as a project within the “Support to the Armenia-Turkey Normalization Process” program and will feature the participation of filmmakers, bloggers and print, video and photo journalists from Armenia and Turkey.