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Wed, 21 Aug 2019 17:20:03 GMT
Armenia is Calling for Our Children - Armenian Weekly
Armenia is Calling for Our Children  Armenian Weekly

As Armenian parents or prospective parents in the diaspora, we worry about our future. Will our children enjoy the same sense of community and identity with ...


Tue, 20 Aug 2019 17:37:00 GMT
Pashinyan Backs Major Mining Project In Armenia - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
Pashinyan Backs Major Mining Project In Armenia  The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Citing the findings of an independent environmental audit commissioned by his government, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan announced ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 21:57:00 GMT
Ryanair Confirms Plans To Fly To Armenia - Asbarez Armenian News
Ryanair Confirms Plans To Fly To Armenia  Asbarez Armenian News

A senior executive of Ryanair on Wednesday reportedly confirmed the Irish budget airline's plans to launch regular flights between Europe and Armenia.


Thu, 15 Aug 2019 12:25:23 GMT
In France's second city, a vibrant outpost of Armenian culture - Eurasianet
In France's second city, a vibrant outpost of Armenian culture  Eurasianet

On a breezy Sunday morning, families walk hurriedly into Marseille's Armenian Cathedral. A miniature replica of Etchmiadzin – the seat of the Armenian ...


Mon, 19 Aug 2019 21:35:00 GMT
Armenia Reaches 'Important' Defense Agreements with Moscow - Asbarez Armenian News
Armenia Reaches 'Important' Defense Agreements with Moscow  Asbarez Armenian News

Defense Ministers Sergey Shoygu of Russia and Davit Tonoyan of Armenia agreed on *fresh* arms deals at their latest talks held in Moscow.


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 13:03:23 GMT
Earthquake hits Armenia - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Earthquake hits Armenia  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – The “Survey for Seismic Protection” Agency of Armenia on Wednesday recorded a magnitude-2.8 earthquake in the country, at 2:20pm local time.


Mon, 19 Aug 2019 01:30:00 GMT
Amazing Armenia is ready for Aurora - Independent.ie
Amazing Armenia is ready for Aurora  Independent.ie

I couldn't refuse an invite to explore Armenia, the country responsible for the decade's most famous family, the Kardashians. Their father, the late Robert ...


Tue, 06 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Pashinyan calls for unification between Armenia and Karabakh - Eurasianet
Pashinyan calls for unification between Armenia and Karabakh  Eurasianet

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has visited Nagorno-Karabakh and called for the reunification of Armenia with Karabakh. The forceful appeal ...


Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Ethnic Armenian In Russian Border Guard Service Found Hanged In Armenia - Radio Free Europe/ Radio Liberty
Ethnic Armenian In Russian Border Guard Service Found Hanged In Armenia  Radio Free Europe/ Radio Liberty

YEREVAN -- Armenian police are investigating the death of a 30-year-old Russian border guard stationed in Armenia. Arsen Karapetian, an ethnic Armenian, ...


Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:59:00 GMT
Armenia becomes most popular foreign destination for Russian tourists - Panorama.am
Armenia becomes most popular foreign destination for Russian tourists  Panorama.am

Armenia has become the most popular destination for Russian travelers this summer, according to the survey results published by Russian online air travel ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:02:37 GMT
WFP Armenia Country Brief, July 2019 - Armenia - ReliefWeb
WFP Armenia Country Brief, July 2019 - Armenia  ReliefWeb

English Situation Report on Armenia about Coordination, Education, Children and more; published on 31 Jul 2019 by WFP.


Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Are We Shaping a New Armenia? - Armenian Weekly
Are We Shaping a New Armenia?  Armenian Weekly

Last year, I spent the summer in Hayastan, researching the effects of the Velvet Revolution. With a borrowed video camera, I took taxis, marshrutkas and back ...


Thu, 22 Aug 2019 08:03:31 GMT
12:03 Fire at Armenia's Mount Ara still burning after 2 days - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
12:03 Fire at Armenia's Mount Ara still burning after 2 days  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

As of Wednesday night, 82 firefighters, 100 villagers, and 18 forestry workers were fighting the fire…


Mon, 19 Aug 2019 21:45:00 GMT
Lydian Announces Armenia's Decision to Allow the Amulsar Project to Proceed - GlobeNewswire
Lydian Announces Armenia's Decision to Allow the Amulsar Project to Proceed  GlobeNewswire

TORONTO, Aug. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lydian International Limited (TSX: LYD) (“Lydian” or the “Company”) announced today that during a live ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 19:44:34 GMT
Armenia experiences fertility decline - MENAFN.COM
Armenia experiences fertility decline  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - AzerNews) By Abdul KerimkhanovThe critical demographic situation in Armenia is compounded by further negative news appearing in th.


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 18:20:14 GMT
Bulgaria will Provide BGN 148395 in Grants to Serbia, Montenegro, Armenia and Georgia - Novinite.com
Bulgaria will Provide BGN 148395 in Grants to Serbia, Montenegro, Armenia and Georgia  Novinite.com

Bulgaria will provide BGN 148395 in grants to countries from the Western Balkans and the Eastern Partnership for the financing of projects for the development ...


Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Is Armenia's Charm Offensive Yielding Dividends? - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
Is Armenia's Charm Offensive Yielding Dividends?  The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

A Ukraine-based political analyst called Oleg Sahakyan has made a significant statement about Armenia during an interview with an online news outlet in ...


Wed, 07 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Paradox of power: Russia, Armenia, and Europe after the Velvet Revolution - European Council on Foreign Relations
Paradox of power: Russia, Armenia, and Europe after the Velvet Revolution  European Council on Foreign Relations

In a turn of events unprecedented for Armenia, a year ago opposition parliamentarian Nikol Pashinyan led a wave of demonstrations that forced the resignation ...


Fri, 16 Aug 2019 21:01:26 GMT
William Saroyan's Grave – Yerevan, Armenia - Atlas Obscura
William Saroyan's Grave – Yerevan, Armenia  Atlas Obscura

Discover William Saroyan's Grave in Yerevan, Armenia: Half of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author's ashes were buried in Armenia.


Thu, 22 Aug 2019 07:26:43 GMT
Armenia's government to allocate 2,1 billion AMD to Defense Ministry for improving military service conditions - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia - Aysor
Armenia's government to allocate 2,1 billion AMD to Defense Ministry for improving military service conditions - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia  Aysor

Armenia's government will allocate 2 billion 161 million 796 thousand AMD to Defense Ministry to improve the military *service* conditions. The decision has been ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:32:49 GMT
Is a new war in Karabakh inevitable? - New Eastern Europe
Is a new war in Karabakh inevitable?  New Eastern Europe

The uncertainty over the future of Nagorno Karabakh is likely to reignite hostilities between Armenia and Azerbaijan. August 21, 2019 - Benyamin Poghosyan ...


Wed, 14 Aug 2019 10:22:00 GMT
Russian Security Chief Visits Armenia - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
Russian Security Chief Visits Armenia  The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

YEREVAN (RFE/RL/Panorama.am) — Russia's Security Council Secretary Nikolay Patrushev wrapped up on Tuesday, August 13, a two-day visit to Armenia ...


Sun, 18 Aug 2019 20:04:00 GMT
Tamar Kaprelian Starts Music Program Nvak to Empower Young Women in Armenia - NowThis
Tamar Kaprelian Starts Music Program Nvak to Empower Young Women in Armenia  NowThis

Former Eurovision Tamar Kaprelian returned to her home country to help young women amplify their voices. “The Armenian culture is very much a ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 16:18:43 GMT
Armenia State Revenue Committee head visits Free Economic Zone service center construction site in Gyumri - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia State Revenue Committee head visits Free Economic Zone service center construction site in Gyumri  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Head of the State Revenue Committee of Armenia Davit Ananyan paid a regular working visit to the area designed for the Free Economic Zone *service* center in ...


Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
American Armenians and Western Armenia: Rebuilding the Connection - Armenian Weekly
American Armenians and Western Armenia: Rebuilding the Connection  Armenian Weekly

For many decades, generations in this country have uttered, “We are Vanetzi” or “Our family is Kharpetzi.” Another popular one is, “We are proud Sepastiatzis.


Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Looking for a better life: the Indians coming to Armenia - OC Media
Looking for a better life: the Indians coming to Armenia  OC Media

???? ???? ???????? ?? ??????: ???????. Prangel Shah and his wife, Bipali Shah. (Armine Avetisyan / OC Media). Indian immigration to Armenia has sharply ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 10:09:01 GMT
14:09 Ryanair to enter Armenia market? - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
14:09 Ryanair to enter Armenia market?  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

The deputy PM met with the vice-chairman of this low-cost airline…


Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:29:23 GMT
PM's statements is consequence of impasse in Armenia - MENAFN.COM
PM's statements is consequence of impasse in Armenia  MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN - Trend News Agency) Baku, Azerbaijan, Aug. 19Trend:Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan's scandalous statement that the o.


Sun, 18 Aug 2019 13:55:14 GMT
17:55 Armenia MOD: Armenian troops establish control over objects of strategic significance - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
17:55 Armenia MOD: Armenian troops establish control over objects of strategic significance  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Armenia's Armed Forces have taken objects of strategic significance under their control. This is what Spokesperson of the Minister of Defense of Armenia Artsrun ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:26:46 GMT
Armenia 2nd President's supporters hand letter to Italian Embassy - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia 2nd President's supporters hand letter to Italian Embassy  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

This is not a protest; we are just trying to hand these letters to the ambassadors of the EU member states…


Tue, 13 Aug 2019 10:33:49 GMT
Corporate courts: the latest threat to democracy in Armenia - Open Democracy
Corporate courts: the latest threat to democracy in Armenia  Open Democracy

A controversial mining development in Armenia has proven to be a major test for the post-revolutionary government. Now, international arbitration courts are ...


Sun, 18 Aug 2019 17:27:00 GMT
Victory for Lydian as Armenia launches criminal case - www.mining-journal.com
Victory for Lydian as Armenia launches criminal case  www.mining-journal.com

A lower court ruled on April 10 in support of Lydian's complaint against local police, who had said there was no basis for the removal of protestors, their vehicles, ...


Wed, 14 Aug 2019 11:51:00 GMT
Pianist Sahan Arzruni Tours Armenia, Works with Young Music Students - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
Pianist Sahan Arzruni Tours Armenia, Works with Young Music Students  The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

YEREVAN and NEW YORK — When master pianist Sahan Arzruni spent the majority of June working with music students in some of Armenia's rural towns, ...


Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Armenian Authorities Not Seeking Arrest Of Prominent Judge - Radio Free Europe/ Radio Liberty
Armenian Authorities Not Seeking Arrest Of Prominent Judge  Radio Free Europe/ Radio Liberty

Armenia's Special Investigation *Service* says law-enforcement authorities are not seeking the arrest of a judge who suspended former President Robert ...


Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:18:05 GMT
Armenia PM signs new decision - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia PM signs new decision  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

The Prime Minister of Armenia, Nikol Pashinyan, has authorized a new decision. The decision is with respect to approving the list of measures that ensure the ...


Wed, 14 Aug 2019 10:33:00 GMT
Major Wildfire Rages in Armenia - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
Major Wildfire Rages in Armenia  The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Firefighters joined by army soldiers, police officers and forestry workers battled a major wildfire in southeastern Armenia for the second ...


Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Unseen Armenia: From Avarayr to Getikvank - Armenian Weekly
Unseen Armenia: From Avarayr to Getikvank  Armenian Weekly

Vayots Dzor. Traveling south from Yerevan towards Artsakh, after passing through Ararat province, the main highway enters Vayots Dzor. Shortly thereafter there ...


Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Armenia's Supreme Judicial Council Agrees To Investigate Kocharian Trial Judge - Radio Free Europe/ Radio Liberty
Armenia's Supreme Judicial Council Agrees To Investigate Kocharian Trial Judge  Radio Free Europe/ Radio Liberty

Armenia's Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) has allowed for the investigation of a judge who presided over the trial of former President Robert Kocharian and ...


Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:11:00 GMT
Armenia, Russia Send Aid to Syria - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
Armenia, Russia Send Aid to Syria  The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Armenia and Russia have jointly sent another batch of humanitarian assistance to Syria through the Russian-Armenian ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:29:00 GMT
Taxes Paid by Armenia's Mining Companies: Top Two Paid AMD 38.6 Billion In First Half of 2019 - Hetq Online
Taxes Paid by Armenia's Mining Companies: Top Two Paid AMD 38.6 Billion In First Half of 2019  Hetq Online

Two of the top ten taxpaying companies in Armenia during the first half of 2019 are from the mining industry. Another two are among the top 100 largest ...


Tue, 13 Aug 2019 19:25:39 GMT
Growing New Ideas at the EcoFarm School in Armenia - Armenian Weekly
Growing New Ideas at the EcoFarm School in Armenia  Armenian Weekly

ICARE, the International Center for Agribusiness Research and Education, plans to establish an EcoFarm School on the outskirts of Yerevan to bring nature, the ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 11:19:52 GMT
Armenia prosecutor's office investigating report on torture of accused in ex-MP businessman's attempted murder case - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia prosecutor's office investigating report on torture of accused in ex-MP businessman's attempted murder case  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – The Prosecutor General's Office of Armenia is investigating the crime report on alleged violence at a police station, and against Artur Mkhitaryan, ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 13:59:50 GMT
Armenia President appoints ex-president's protocol department head as advisor - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia President appoints ex-president's protocol department head as advisor  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

By the decree of President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian, Armen Gichyan has been appointed Advisor to the President of Armenia. Armen Gichyan has held the ...


Thu, 15 Aug 2019 16:58:14 GMT
Wolves captain Conor Coady writes to 48 fans in Armenia trip - BBC News
Wolves captain Conor Coady writes to 48 fans in Armenia trip  BBC News

Wolves captain Conor Coady has written to all 48 fans who made the 6,370-mile round trip to their match in Armenia. He thanked those who saw the team beat ...


Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Pashinyan In Stepanakert Reveals 'Strategic Goals' For Armenia - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
Pashinyan In Stepanakert Reveals 'Strategic Goals' For Armenia  The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

STEPANAKERT (RFE/RL) — Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan called for concentration of the pan-Armenian potential for the realization of long-term strategic ...


Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Armenia's Unhealthy Legal Crisis - Armenian Weekly
Armenia's Unhealthy Legal Crisis  Armenian Weekly

The Kocharian trial case has become a very confusing distraction for the legal system and the political environment in Armenia with worrisome and ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 16:47:00 GMT
Businessman Vahe Parazyan flee from Russia to Armenia to escape creditors - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia - Aysor
Businessman Vahe Parazyan flee from Russia to Armenia to escape creditors - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia  Aysor

A new application against Vahe Parazyan, introducing himself as a businessman, have been filed in the law enforcement bodies. The applicant is Vardan ...


Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
EU Ambassador: Armenia Should Continue Visa Liberalization Efforts - SchengenVisaInfo.com
EU Ambassador: Armenia Should Continue Visa Liberalization Efforts  SchengenVisaInfo.com

During a farewell press conference in Yerevan, the outgoing European Union Ambassador to Armenia Piotr Switalski said on Monday that Armenia should be ...


Fri, 16 Aug 2019 11:52:17 GMT
Armenia, Russia Ombudspersons meeting with Armenians A new format of cooperation... - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia, Russia Ombudspersons meeting with Armenians A new format of cooperation...  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – At this moment, the Ombudspersons of Armenia and Russia are jointly receiving Armenians at the staff of the Human Rights Commissioner of ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:10:06 GMT
13:10 Armenia Investigative Committee issues analysis on Amulsar gold mine report conclusion - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
13:10 Armenia Investigative Committee issues analysis on Amulsar gold mine report conclusion  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – The Investigative Committee of Armenia has presented its analyses of the conclusions of the Amulsar gold mine case final report, and its ...


Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
St. Paul church at heart of exhibit that remembers Armenian Genocide in photos and text - St. Paul Pioneer Press
St. Paul church at heart of exhibit that remembers Armenian Genocide in photos and text  St. Paul Pioneer Press

When violence destroyed her town and forced young Ankin Hovhannisyan onto a brutal desert road, the child joined thousands of other refugees in crossing the ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:42:33 GMT
Armenia National Security Service uncovers embezzlement at MOD - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia National Security Service uncovers embezzlement at MOD  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – A large-scale embezzlement has been exposed in the procurement for the needs of the Ministry of Defense (MOD) of Armenia. According to ...


Thu, 22 Aug 2019 06:49:05 GMT
Acting rector of Armenia's State University of Economics quits - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia - Aysor
Acting rector of Armenia's State University of Economics quits - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia  Aysor

Acting rector of Armenia's State University of Economics Ruben Hayrapetyan has been relieved of post, Armenia's Education, Science, Culture and Sport ...


Mon, 12 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Armenia MOD: Armenian citizen currently in Azerbaijan - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia MOD: Armenian citizen currently in Azerbaijan  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

There is currently an Armenian citizen in Azerbaijan. This is what Spokesperson of the Ministry of Defense of Armenia Artsrun Hovhannisyan wrote on his ...


Wed, 31 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Armenian government fighting for ratification of convention on violence against women - Eurasianet
Armenian government fighting for ratification of convention on violence against women  Eurasianet

Armenia's influential church is opposing the government's efforts to ratify an international convention aimed at preventing violence against women.


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 08:36:00 GMT
Issues on entrance of Irish Ryanair to Armenia discussed - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia - Aysor
Issues on entrance of Irish Ryanair to Armenia discussed - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia  Aysor

Deputy prime minister Tigran Avinyan and head of Civil Aviation Committee Tatevik Revazyan met with the deputy chairman of Irish Ryanair company and head ...


Thu, 22 Aug 2019 08:41:13 GMT
Chiefs of several Armenia police departments relieved from posts - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Chiefs of several Armenia police departments relieved from posts  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Avet Hovhannisyan, head of the Chambarak police department, was relieved of his post…


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 18:43:26 GMT
Armenian chess player will not participate in tournament in Turkey due to ultimatum from Azerbaijani players - JAMnews
Armenian chess player will not participate in tournament in Turkey due to ultimatum from Azerbaijani players  JAMnews

The Sivas Buruciye International Open Chess Tournament-A, which began on August 19 in Turkey, refused to finance well-known Armenian chess player Maria ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 19:38:09 GMT
Football Federation of Armenia President suspends 3 footballers' disciplinary penalties - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Football Federation of Armenia President suspends 3 footballers' disciplinary penalties  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

The disciplinary penalties against three footballers have been suspended upon the decision of President of the Football Federation of Armenia Artur Vanetsyan.


Mon, 22 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Health for Armenia movement kicks off - Mediamax.am
Health for Armenia movement kicks off  Mediamax.am

Inspired by teachers working in remote villages, a group of people concerned with healthcare issues started research and negotiations that have took two years ...


Mon, 19 Aug 2019 17:40:00 GMT
CoinWeek Ancient Coins: Coins of Medieval Armenia - CoinWeek
CoinWeek Ancient Coins: Coins of Medieval Armenia  CoinWeek

By Mike Markowitz for CoinWeek ….. THE CILICIAN KINGDOM OF ARMENIA (1199 – 1375) produced a vibrant culture strongly influenced by interaction with ...


Mon, 19 Aug 2019 19:23:00 GMT
A Young Photographer Captures Armenia with a Drone - Asbarez Armenian News
A Young Photographer Captures Armenia with a Drone  Asbarez Armenian News

Whenever I visit an old friend of mine, he usually picks up a newly published book from a drawer and insists that I accept it as a gift.


Sat, 17 Aug 2019 10:26:00 GMT
Pashinyan: Government views Armenia as industrial country - Panorama.am
Pashinyan: Government views Armenia as industrial country  Panorama.am

Armenia's Kotayk Province has a great industrial potential, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said at the My Step for Kotayk Province business forum taking place ...


Thu, 25 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Armenia Awards Bob Dole Order of Honor for Services to Armenian-American Ties - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
Armenia Awards Bob Dole Order of Honor for Services to Armenian-American Ties  The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

YEREVAN — President Armen Sarkissian signed a decree earlier in July awarding former US Senator Robert Dole with an Order of Honor for his contribution to ...


Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Challenges to Armenia's Judicial Reforms - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
Challenges to Armenia's Judicial Reforms  The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

One of the major factors which precipitated the Velvet Revolution in Armenia was the deep-rooted lawlessness which benefitted the oligarchic system.


Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:00:00 GMT
Oregon State University's Dr. Anthony S. Davis to Keynote at Inaugural Forest Summit in Armenia - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
Oregon State University's Dr. Anthony S. Davis to Keynote at Inaugural Forest Summit in Armenia  The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

YEREVAN — Armenia Tree Project (ATP) and the American University of Armenia (AUA) Acopian Center for the Environment, organizers of an upcoming global ...


Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
South Texas teen to participate in Pan Armenian Games - KSAT San Antonio
South Texas teen to participate in Pan Armenian Games  KSAT San Antonio

Nate Bledsoe, a student at Boerne Champion High School, is set to participate in the Pan Armenian Games next month in Yerevan, Armenia.


Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Armenian American Museum: Planting Seeds for the Future - Armenian Weekly
Armenian American Museum: Planting Seeds for the Future  Armenian Weekly

When a seed is planted, both in actuality and metaphorically, nothing is more rewarding than watching it grow and be fruitful. For the Armenian Diaspora, that ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:19:23 GMT
Armenia PM: We released 51mn cubic meters less water from Lake Sevan - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia PM: We released 51mn cubic meters less water from Lake Sevan  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

We have released 51 million cubic meters less water from Lake Sevan as of August 12 this year, as compared with the same period last year. The Prime Minister ...


Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
No Metsa-more: Armenia's nuclear threat to the region and beyond - Daily Sabah
No Metsa-more: Armenia's nuclear threat to the region and beyond  Daily Sabah

HBO's five-episode drama Chernobyl, which tells the story of the infamous nuclear accident of 1986 in Soviet Ukraine that turned the whole city into a...


Thu, 15 Aug 2019 11:21:13 GMT
15:21 Chief Advisors to Armenia PM dismissed - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
15:21 Chief Advisors to Armenia PM dismissed  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

By the decision of Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan, Arsen Gasparyan has been dismissed from the position of Chief Advisor to the Prime Minister.


Sun, 11 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Russian security chief to visit Armenia - TASS
Russian security chief to visit Armenia  TASS

The Russian delegation led by Secretary of the Russian Security Council would visit Yerevan at the invitation of Secretary of Armenia's Security Council Armen ...


Fri, 02 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Led by Spight, Homenetmen basketball team prepares for Pan-Armenian Games - Los Angeles Times
Led by Spight, Homenetmen basketball team prepares for Pan-Armenian Games  Los Angeles Times

For years, Zareh Avedian and Zareh Zargaryan led a Glendale men's basketball team that represented the Homenetmen Ararat chapter in the Pan-Armenian ...


Tue, 20 Aug 2019 14:46:24 GMT
Kansas National Guard delegation arrives in Armenia - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Kansas National Guard delegation arrives in Armenia  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Avetisyan highlighted the importance of ensuring continuity of cooperation…


Tue, 20 Aug 2019 17:21:15 GMT
Göteborg FC defender hopes to join Armenia squad again (PHOTO) - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Göteborg FC defender hopes to join Armenia squad again (PHOTO)  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Göteborg FC defender Andre Calisir hopes to join Armenia national team once again. “I'm sorry to have missed the last two games due to them being at the ...


Fri, 16 Aug 2019 13:00:00 GMT
William Saroyan remembered in ancestral homeland as much as in his hometown of Fresno - Fresno Bee
William Saroyan remembered in ancestral homeland as much as in his hometown of Fresno  Fresno Bee

The Armenia capital city of Yerevan pays homage to Fresno author William Saroyan in a multitude of ways, writes Haykaram Nahapetyan of the news outlet, First ...


Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Armenian Officials Cracking Down on Illegal Logging in Ijevan - Armenian Weekly
Armenian Officials Cracking Down on Illegal Logging in Ijevan  Armenian Weekly

IJEVAN—Officials in Armenia are hoping the enforcement of new legislation designed to criminalize illegal logging will help curb deforestation as tensions rise ...


Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Armenian FM pays first official visit to Georgia - Agenda.ge
Armenian FM pays first official visit to Georgia  Agenda.ge

Foreign Minister of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan is paying his first official visit to Georgia. Meeting with his Georgian counterpart, Foreign Minister David ...


Tue, 20 Aug 2019 10:50:56 GMT
Former MP: Former Armenia province governor is in a coma in Paris - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Former MP: Former Armenia province governor is in a coma in Paris  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Former governor of Syunik Province Surik Khachatryan underwent..


Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
How Armenia is trying to solve unemployment among people with disabilities - JAMnews
How Armenia is trying to solve unemployment among people with disabilities  JAMnews

At the end of 2018, there were 193,000 people with registered disabilities in Armenia. More than 60 percent of them were of the working age – 18 to 63 years old ...


Sat, 17 Aug 2019 10:52:19 GMT
Mikael Minasyan: Serzh Sargsyan will be arrested to sidetrack Armenia public from real issues for a while more - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Mikael Minasyan: Serzh Sargsyan will be arrested to sidetrack Armenia public from real issues for a while more  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Armenian News-NEWS.am has interviewed Mikael Minasyan, Armenia's former Ambassador to the Holy See. Below is the text of this interview. Mr. Minasyan ...


Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Armenian Deputy Prime Minister Avinyan Visits NY - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
Armenian Deputy Prime Minister Avinyan Visits NY  The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

NEW YORK — On Thursday, July 18, Bishop Daniel Findikyan opened the doors of New York's St. Vartan Cathedral to a visiting dignitary from Armenia: Deputy ...


Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:30:01 GMT
12:30 Armenia PM holds working meeting with Education Minister - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
12:30 Armenia PM holds working meeting with Education Minister  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan holds a working meeting with Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport Arayik Harutyunyan. The work of the ...


Sat, 27 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
The invisible bond: the Armenians of Myanmar - Frontier Myanmar
The invisible bond: the Armenians of Myanmar  Frontier Myanmar

Yangon's once-prominent Armenian community has dwindled over the decades, but its sense of history, heritage and identity remains strong.


Fri, 16 Aug 2019 10:18:45 GMT
Indian citizen accused of terrorism detained in Armenia Takur S. is accused of committing a number - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Indian citizen accused of terrorism detained in Armenia Takur S. is accused of committing a number  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Takur S. is accused of committing a number of serious crimes, including terrorism and murder, at home…


Tue, 23 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Russian migration service reports anomalous spike in Armenian immigrants - JAMnews
Russian migration service reports anomalous spike in Armenian immigrants  JAMnews

The Russian migration *service* says that more Armenian migrants came to the country in the first four months of 2019 than they did in all of 2018. The Gaidar ...


Mon, 12 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
British-Armenian Named U.K. Envoy to Yerevan - Asbarez Armenian News
British-Armenian Named U.K. Envoy to Yerevan  Asbarez Armenian News

The government of the United Kingdom has appointed Alan Andranik Gogbashian as its ambassador to Armenia—the first time a Diaspora Armenian is named ...


Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:05:28 GMT
16:05 Court again denies motion to release Armenia retired general, ex-MP Manvel Grigoryan - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
16:05 Court again denies motion to release Armenia retired general, ex-MP Manvel Grigoryan  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – A capital city Yerevan court of general jurisdiction has yet again denied the motion by the legal defenders of Armenia's retired general and ex-MP ...


Tue, 20 Aug 2019 07:45:58 GMT
Armenia ex-president legal defense: Current situation is gross violation of rights of Kocharyan's personal freedom - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia ex-president legal defense: Current situation is gross violation of rights of Kocharyan's personal freedom  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – The legal defense team of Armenia's second President Robert Kocharyan has issued a clarification on the technical justifications and related ...


Tue, 20 Aug 2019 08:42:50 GMT
Armenian president meets with chairman of Manchester City - Mediamax.am
Armenian president meets with chairman of Manchester City  Mediamax.am

President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian has met with Khaldoon Khalifa Al Mubarak, Chairman of Manchester City FC and CEO of one of the world's largest ...


Thu, 15 Aug 2019 19:35:00 GMT
ANCA Again Presses for New MCC Compact with Armenia - Asbarez Armenian News
ANCA Again Presses for New MCC Compact with Armenia  Asbarez Armenian News

The ANCA is renewing its call on Michael Pompeo to support a new MCC grant that would empower Armenia's youth through a $140 million STEAM education ...


Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Case launched against judge who gave bail to Armenian ex-president - JAMnews
Case launched against judge who gave bail to Armenian ex-president  JAMnews

The Prosecutor General says that the case against the judge is not related to that of Robert Kocharyan. Criminal charges have been brought against Judge ...


Wed, 21 Aug 2019 12:14:38 GMT
16:14 Armenia's Sasna Tsrer armed group member Smbat Barseghyan not released - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
16:14 Armenia's Sasna Tsrer armed group member Smbat Barseghyan not released  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

The court denied the respective motion by his attorney…


Mon, 12 Aug 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Change of Her Majesty's Ambassador to Armenia: Alan Andranik Gogbashian - GOV.UK
Change of Her Majesty's Ambassador to Armenia: Alan Andranik Gogbashian  GOV.UK

Mr Alan Gogbashian has been appointed Her Majesty's Ambassador to the Republic of Armenia in succession to Ms Judith Farnworth.


Thu, 15 Aug 2019 00:53:20 GMT
Boulder group returns from Armenia after working to empower people with disabilities - Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder group returns from Armenia after working to empower people with disabilities  Boulder Daily Camera

Returning from a 2-week stint in Europe, Christopher DiRosa and his colleagues at the philanthropic group the Inclusion Collective are already ready for their ...


Tue, 20 Aug 2019 13:08:01 GMT
Armenia PM appoints Robert Ghukasyan as adviser to head of government - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia PM appoints Robert Ghukasyan as adviser to head of government  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

As agreed, the head of the Kalavan village Robert Ghukasyan was appointed an adviser to the PM…


Thu, 15 Aug 2019 09:09:16 GMT
Remains of Vahakn Dadrian to be moved to Armenia - Armenpress.am
Remains of Vahakn Dadrian to be moved to Armenia  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, AUGUST 15, ARMENPRESS. Armenian-American professor Vahakn Dadrian's remains will be moved from the United States to Armenia, the ...


Wed, 14 Aug 2019 09:36:48 GMT
Armenia votes based on national interests and not to please others – MFA - Armenpress.am
Armenia votes based on national interests and not to please others – MFA  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, AUGUST 14, ARMENPRESS. When voting in international organizations Armenia is guided by its national interests taking into account the *content* of ...


Thu, 22 Aug 2019 02:05:20 GMT
Ararat Armenia vs Dudelange live streaming: Watch online, preview, prediction & odds - 101 Great Goals
Ararat Armenia vs Dudelange live streaming: Watch online, preview, prediction & odds  101 Great Goals

Ararat Armenia vs Dudelange live streaming & live stream video: Watch online, preview, prediction & odds. Europa League Qualification match. Thursday.


Fri, 16 Aug 2019 10:34:00 GMT
Real estate transactions grow in Armenia, PM says - Panorama.am
Real estate transactions grow in Armenia, PM says  Panorama.am

Real estate transactions grew by 17.1% in Armenia in July this year against the same month last year, and by 10.3% against June 2019, Prime Minister Nikol ...


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