Hayk (Armenian: Հայկ, Armenian pronunciation: [hajk]), also known as Hayk Nahapet (Հայկ Նահապետ, Armenian pronunciation: [hajk naha’pɛt], lit. ’Hayk the Patriarch’, is the legendary patriarch and founder of the Armenian nation. … More

Dungan – Hui Muslims who fled China

Dungan is a term used in territories of the former Soviet Union to refer to a group of Muslim people of Hui origin. Turkic-speaking peoples in Xinjiang Province in Northwestern … More

Israel, NSO Group, Pegasus – SPYING

Pegasus is spyware developed by the Israeli cyber-arms company NSO Group that can be covertly installed on mobile phones (and other devices) running most versions of iOS and Android. Pegasus is able to … More

Amorica and America

When I was in Third Grade we were studying Early American History. It came right after a three-week session on … More


Ü-Tsang (དབུས་གཙང་། Wylie; dbus gtsang) is one of the three Tibetan regions, the others being Amdo in the north-east, and Kham in the east. Ngari (including former Guge kingdom) … More

Five Point Peace Plan

Address to the U.S. Congressional Human Right’s CaucusSeptember 21, 1987 The world is increasingly interdependent, so that lasting peace – national, … More

Chinese invasion of Tibet

Tibet came under the control of People’s Republic of China (PRC) after the Government of Tibet signed the Seventeen Point Agreement which the 14th Dalai Lama ratified on 24 … More