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Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:58:00 GMT
Whereabouts Of Russian Soldier Arrested Over Armenian Woman's Killing Unknown - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Whereabouts Of Russian Soldier Arrested Over Armenian Woman's Killing Unknown  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

The whereabouts of a Russian soldier arrested in Armenia over the killing of a local woman have been unknown for days.


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 19:46:20 GMT
Armenia’s Revolution Will Not be Monopolized - Foreign Policy
Armenia’s Revolution Will Not be Monopolized  Foreign Policy

MASIS, Armenia — “Who will we vote for? Nikol Pashinyan, of course!” said Karen Karapetyan and Aghavni Tovmasyan, incredulous. This couple in their thirties ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 17:17:00 GMT
Outrage In Armenia: Russian Soldier Arrested For Woman's Killing - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Outrage In Armenia: Russian Soldier Arrested For Woman's Killing  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

A Russian soldier has been arrested as a suspect in the beating death of a woman in northwestern Armenia. The incident has again has again caused outrage ...


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 00:12:00 GMT
Russia Wants Peace Talks to Resume after Armenia has New Cabinet - Asbarez Armenian News
Russia Wants Peace Talks to Resume after Armenia has New Cabinet  Asbarez Armenian News

Russia anticipates that Armenia and Azerbaijan will resume the negotiations for resolution of the Nagorno Karabakh conflict after a new government is formed in ...


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:31:00 GMT
What happens next in Armenia? - The Economist
What happens next in Armenia?  The Economist

CATAPULTED INTO high office by a wave of mass protests earlier this year, Armenia's prime minister, Nikol Pashinyan, enjoyed another big victory on ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 14:06:12 GMT
Can Armenia break the ice with Turkey? - Arab News
Can Armenia break the ice with Turkey?  Arab News

Armenian acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. (Reuters) A day after he won the snap parliamentary elections last Sunday, Armenia's acting Prime Minister ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 06:18:00 GMT
Pashinian Alliance Scores 'Revolutionary Majority' In Landslide Armenian Win - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Pashinian Alliance Scores 'Revolutionary Majority' In Landslide Armenian Win  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinian's alliance scored a landslide victory in Armenia's snap parliamentary elections, capturing more than 70 percent of the vote ...


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 01:43:00 GMT
Menendez Pledges to Work with Envoy to Armenia on Securing 'An Honest Acknowledgement of Genocide' - Asbarez Armenian News
Menendez Pledges to Work with Envoy to Armenia on Securing 'An Honest Acknowledgement of Genocide'  Asbarez Armenian News

Senator Robert Menendez committed to continue working with U.S. Ambassador to Armenia-designate Lynne Tracy and U.S. Ambassador to ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 12:00:43 GMT
IMF Executive Board assesses Armenia's finance system as stable - Armenpress.am
IMF Executive Board assesses Armenia's finance system as stable  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, DECEMBER 14, ARMENPRESS. The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) assessed Armenia's financial system as stable, but ...


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:00:00 GMT
Russian Soldier Detained In Armenia Over Woman's Killing - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Russian Soldier Detained In Armenia Over Woman's Killing  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Armenian authorities say they have detained a Russian soldier on suspicion of killing a woman in the northwestern city of Gyumri.


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 18:11:00 GMT
Senate Committee Approves U.S. Ambassador to Armenia and Azerbaijan Nominees - Asbarez Armenian News
Senate Committee Approves U.S. Ambassador to Armenia and Azerbaijan Nominees  Asbarez Armenian News

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee cleared the way for full Senate confirmation of United States Ambassador designates to Armenia and Azerbaijan, ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:32:20 GMT
Minister for Europe welcomes the results of Armenia's parliamentary elections. - GOV.UK
Minister for Europe welcomes the results of Armenia's parliamentary elections.  GOV.UK

The UK welcomes the preliminary assessment of the international observation mission that the Armenian parliamentary elections on 9 December 2018 “were ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 11:09:00 GMT
Armenia refuses buying Belarusian Polonez, says it has Russian Iskander: Lukashenko - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia - Aysor
Armenia refuses buying Belarusian Polonez, says it has Russian Iskander: Lukashenko - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia  Aysor

President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko stated that Belarus has offered Yerevan to buy Polonez complex of Belarusian production which Minsk supplies to ...


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 05:58:26 GMT
Armenia ready to build direct relations with Turkey without preconditions: New PM Pashinyan - Hurriyet Daily News
Armenia ready to build direct relations with Turkey without preconditions: New PM Pashinyan  Hurriyet Daily News

Armenia is ready to establish relations with Turkey without any precondition, acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan whose bloc won snap parliamentary ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 05:42:00 GMT
Zhamanak: Armenia to face serious financial issues after New Year holidays - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia - Aysor
Zhamanak: Armenia to face serious financial issues after New Year holidays - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia  Aysor

Zhamanak paper writes that according to its sources close to the authorities after the New Year holidays Armenia may face serious financial issues and the ...


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 04:00:00 GMT
Vardenyats mountain pass closed - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia - Aysor
Vardenyats mountain pass closed - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia  Aysor

As of 8.30 a.m. December 15 there are hardly passable roads in Armenia, Emergency Situations Ministry reports. Vardenyats mountain pass is closed.


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 11:09:00 GMT
Armenia's Elections Test Its Democratic Credentials - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Armenia's Elections Test Its Democratic Credentials  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Weekend elections will test whether tens of thousands of Armenians' demands for a political reboot have been rewarded.


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 09:25:51 GMT
Armenian Tourism Federation: US embassy statement has no political context - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenian Tourism Federation: US embassy statement has no political context  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Armenia and the Armenian people have always been declared with their hospitality,” the federation president added…


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 21:41:00 GMT
U.S. Ambassador to Armenia Should Call Armenian Genocide, a Genocide - Asbarez Armenian News
U.S. Ambassador to Armenia Should Call Armenian Genocide, a Genocide  Asbarez Armenian News

BY HARUT SASSOUNIAN. Everyone knows that Ambassadors have to follow the foreign policy guidelines of their governments and cannot make their own ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:22:38 GMT
Senator Menendez pledges to work with new US Ambassador to Armenia - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Senator Menendez pledges to work with new US Ambassador to Armenia  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

WASHINGTON, DC – Senate Foreign Relations Committee Ranking Democrat Robert Menendez (D-NJ) committed to continue working with U.S. Ambassador ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 12:39:59 GMT
16:39 Azerbaijan plans to replace troops by border guards on border with Armenia - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
16:39 Azerbaijan plans to replace troops by border guards on border with Armenia  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Border Troops will occupy posts and military facilities on the border with Armenia in Gazakh and Agstafa regions...


Sun, 09 Dec 2018 04:57:00 GMT
Land of Noah: Armenia's history and culture - FRANCE 24
Land of Noah: Armenia's history and culture  FRANCE 24

Yerevan (AFP). Armenia on Sunday holds snap parliamentary polls that were sparked by reformist Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan last month. Here are five ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 10:15:17 GMT
Haykak Arshamyan: Armenia Fund Telethon 2018 raised over $14mn - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Haykak Arshamyan: Armenia Fund Telethon 2018 raised over $14mn  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

As per the Hayastan (Armenia) All-Armenian Fund executive director, a total of $235000 were raised separately, with UNICEF…


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 22:46:20 GMT
Kalavan: Once an Obscure Village in Armenia, Now Gaining International Fame - Armenian Weekly
Kalavan: Once an Obscure Village in Armenia, Now Gaining International Fame  Armenian Weekly

Far away in the mountains of the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia near Lake Sevan, there's an insignificant and inaccessible village known as Kalavan.


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 14:15:00 GMT
Armenians set to cast ballots in snap parliamentary vote - The Seattle Times
Armenians set to cast ballots in snap parliamentary vote  The Seattle Times

YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Armenians are set to vote in a snap parliamentary election this Sunday that is expected to cement the rule of the new prime minister ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 22:13:00 GMT
Members of Congress Congratulate Pashinyan on Victory for Democracy - Asbarez Armenian News
Members of Congress Congratulate Pashinyan on Victory for Democracy  Asbarez Armenian News

The ANCA thanked leading legislative supporters for their letter congratulating Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on the free and fair conduct of ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Two Armenian Pilots Killed In Military Jet Crash - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Two Armenian Pilots Killed In Military Jet Crash  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

An Armenian military aircraft has crashed during a training mission, killing its two pilots.


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 09:25:30 GMT
Armenia’s prime minister wins sweeping majority in election - The Irish Times
Armenia’s prime minister wins sweeping majority in election  The Irish Times

Nikol Pashinyan led mass protest movement that forced resignation of longtime former leader.


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Armenia's Velvet Jacobins - EurasiaNet
Armenia's Velvet Jacobins  EurasiaNet

A new Armenian party, including many of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan's allies from the street protests that brought him to power, is challenging him from the ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 19:34:02 GMT
Wrongful detention case: 32 nurses fly to Armenia - Deccan Herald
Wrongful detention case: 32 nurses fly to Armenia  Deccan Herald

Thirty-two nurses who were wrongfully detained by immigration officials and the city police at the Kempegowda International Airport in the early hours of ...


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 15:43:00 GMT
Peace and disquiet in Armenia - Hindustan Times
Peace and disquiet in Armenia  Hindustan Times

It was brutally repressed and subjected to one of the worst genocides in history, yet this small country radiates deep spirituality and calm.


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 17:22:01 GMT
Armenian ex-president Kocharyan detained after court ruling - lawyer - Channel NewsAsia
Armenian ex-president Kocharyan detained after court ruling - lawyer  Channel NewsAsia

An Armenian court of appeal ordered former president Robert Kocharyan detained on Friday on charges of attempting to overthrow the constitutional ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 08:07:00 GMT
Armenia's Ombudsman visits second president Robert Kocharyan in penitentiary - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia - Aysor
Armenia's Ombudsman visits second president Robert Kocharyan in penitentiary - aysor.am - Hot news from Armenia  Aysor

Armenian Human Rights Defender Arman Tatoyan visited Armenia's second president Robert Kocharyan on the second day of his arrest, Tatoyan told the ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 14:20:50 GMT
Judge to decide on preventive measure for Armenia ex-deputy PM on December 14 - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Judge to decide on preventive measure for Armenia ex-deputy PM on December 14  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

The court resumed its hearing on deciding whether to remand Armen Gevorgyan in custody...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 17:10:00 GMT
Fugitive Nephew Of Former Armenian President Sarkisian Detained In Prague - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Fugitive Nephew Of Former Armenian President Sarkisian Detained In Prague  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Armenian police say the fugitive nephew of former President Serzh Sarkisian has been detained in the Czech capital.


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 14:05:00 GMT
00:50 Armenia's Prime Minister Wins Parliamentary Elections - Bloomberg
00:50 Armenia's Prime Minister Wins Parliamentary Elections  Bloomberg

Armenia's prime minister wins parliamentary elections by a landslide. Pashinyan's My Step alliance won 70.4% of votes (Source: Bloomberg)


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 05:56:29 GMT
09:56 Explosion at Armenia compressed natural gas station, 1 injured - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
09:56 Explosion at Armenia compressed natural gas station, 1 injured  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

A fire and rescue squad was dispatched to the scene…


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Should Armenia Grant Citizenship to Foreign Investors? - Asbarez Armenian News
Should Armenia Grant Citizenship to Foreign Investors?  Asbarez Armenian News

BY HARUT SASSOUNIAN. The Acting Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan has made attracting overseas investors the priority of his new government.


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 07:09:54 GMT
Armenia MOD vehicle hits jaywalker, another SUV runs over her, she is dead - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia MOD vehicle hits jaywalker, another SUV runs over her, she is dead  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

The Military Police are conducting the respective investigation…


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Mining Armenia: protests test the Velvet Revolution - Mining Technology
Mining Armenia: protests test the Velvet Revolution  Mining Technology

In May this year, a series of peaceful protests in Armenia saw former journalist Nikol Pashinyan swept to the office of prime minister. As periods of unrest gave ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 11:59:08 GMT
Armenia former ranking security official in custody ready to transfer $6mn to state - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia former ranking security official in custody ready to transfer $6mn to state  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Former ranking security official—and former head of security of Armenia's third President Serzh Sargsyan—Vachagan Ghazaryan, who is remanded in custody, ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 19:37:00 GMT
Fake News, Soviet-Style: The Armenian Earthquake Rescue That Was Too Good To Be True - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Fake News, Soviet-Style: The Armenian Earthquake Rescue That Was Too Good To Be True  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

The astonishing story of six people rescued from the rubble 35 days after a devastating 1988 earthquake grabbed headlines around the world -- before it was ...


Sun, 18 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
The Prophets, Angels, & Churches of 'Armenia!' | by Gini Alhadeff | NYR Daily - The New York Review of Books
The Prophets, Angels, & Churches of 'Armenia!' | by Gini Alhadeff | NYR Daily  The New York Review of Books

Alexander Romance, copied in Rome, 1538–1544. One small display in an exhibition can grab you by the collar. In the case of “Armenia!” at the Metropolitan ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 17:42:03 GMT
What's New, Armenia?: A 'Velvet' Shift in Consciousness - Armenian Weekly
What's New, Armenia?: A 'Velvet' Shift in Consciousness  Armenian Weekly

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—Zoravik invites the public to an informal talk and discussion on the Velvet Revolution in Armenia by poet and academic Arto Vaun. We are ...


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 12:10:00 GMT
UEFA fines Armenia €18000 over fans' misconduct - PanARMENIAN.Net
UEFA fines Armenia €18000 over fans' misconduct  PanARMENIAN.Net

PanARMENIAN.Net - UEFA has imposed an €18,000 fine on the Armenian Football Federation over fans' misconduct in a Nations League match against ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 13:36:54 GMT
Central Bank of Armenia: exchange rates and prices of precious metals - 10-12-18 - Armenpress.am
Central Bank of Armenia: exchange rates and prices of precious metals - 10-12-18  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, 10 DECEMBER, ARMENPRESS. The Central Bank of Armenia informs “Armenpress” that today, 10 December, USD exchange rate up by 0.14 ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 09:26:52 GMT
Armenia appellate court reverses custody decision on Investigative Committee ex-official - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Armenia appellate court reverses custody decision on Investigative Committee ex-official  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – The Criminal Court of Appeal has overturned the first instance court decision on remanding Investigative Committee former Deputy Chairman ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 15:07:11 GMT
Facebook Live Reshapes Election Campaigning in Armenia - Armenian Weekly
Facebook Live Reshapes Election Campaigning in Armenia  Armenian Weekly

YEREVAN—Challenging this snap parliamentary election season's run-of-the-mill feel, Facebook Live has suddenly emerged as a major campaign tool among ...


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Azerbaijan's FM, Armenia's acting FM to meet in Milan - AzerNews
Azerbaijan's FM, Armenia's acting FM to meet in Milan  AzerNews

Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov and acting Foreign Minister of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan taking part in the 25th session of the OSCE ...


Wed, 05 Dec 2018 11:54:00 GMT
Armenia Contradicts Kremlin On Postponement Of CSTO Summit - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Armenia Contradicts Kremlin On Postponement Of CSTO Summit  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Armenia did not request a postponement of a Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) summit that had been scheduled to be held in Yerevan on ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 07:32:33 GMT
Armenia to hold snap polls to cement reform drive - EURACTIV
Armenia to hold snap polls to cement reform drive  EURACTIV

Armenia on Sunday (9 December) holds early parliamentary polls triggered by reformist leader Nikol Pashinyan who seeks to cement his political authority in the ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:03:00 GMT
Bright Armenia declares itself “the only opposition party” in the parliament - Mediamax.am
Bright Armenia declares itself “the only opposition party” in the parliament  Mediamax.am

Yerevan/Mediamax/. Bright Armenia Party, one of the three to pass the 5% threshold in the early parliamentary elections, has said in a statement it will be "the ...


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 07:28:00 GMT
EU: Elections in Armenia enhanced public trust - Mediamax.am
EU: Elections in Armenia enhanced public trust  Mediamax.am

Yerevan/Mediamax/. Maja Kocijancic, Spokesperson of High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, said that the snap ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
ANCA and the Work to Secure a New U.S.-Armenia Double Tax Treaty - Asbarez Armenian News
ANCA and the Work to Secure a New U.S.-Armenia Double Tax Treaty  Asbarez Armenian News

The Armenian National Committee of American has made securing a new U.S.-Armenia Double Tax Treaty one of its priorities in order to advance and ...


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 20:16:13 GMT
00:16 Iran welcomes Armenia parliamentary elections - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
00:16 Iran welcomes Armenia parliamentary elections  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

The Iranian Foreign Minister Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has welcomed the recent successful parliamentary elections in Armenia, describing it as a trend of ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 06:31:37 GMT
'Time to shake off sorrow and build new Armenia' – healthcare minister - Armenpress.am
'Time to shake off sorrow and build new Armenia' – healthcare minister  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, DECEMBER 7, ARMENPRESS. Caretaker Minister of Healthcare Arsen Torosyan has issued a statement on the 30th anniversary of the 1988 ...


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 15:07:39 GMT
Turkish lobbyist extradited by Armenia pleads guilty - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Turkish lobbyist extradited by Armenia pleads guilty  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

The former president of a Texas-based non-profit Kemal Oksuz pleaded guilty today for his role in a scheme to conceal the fact that a 2013 Congressional trip to ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Lawmakers Call on Australia to Recognize Armenia Genocide - Asbarez Armenian News
Lawmakers Call on Australia to Recognize Armenia Genocide  Asbarez Armenian News

The Call came during a Unanimous Debate Honoring UN Genocide Convention. CANBERRA, Australia—The Armenian National Committee of Australia ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 06:19:11 GMT
IMF's Executive Board assesses Armenia's financial system as “stable” - Armenpress.am
IMF's Executive Board assesses Armenia's financial system as “stable”  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, DECEMBER 7, ARMENPRESS. Within the Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP) 2018, the Executive Council of the International Monetary ...


Sat, 08 Dec 2018 11:57:33 GMT
No alternative to peaceful settlement of NK conflict, Armenia says at OSCE Ministerial Council - Armenpress.am
No alternative to peaceful settlement of NK conflict, Armenia says at OSCE Ministerial Council  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, DECEMBER 8, ARMENPRESS. Caretaker Minister of Foreign Affairs of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan delivered remarks at the 25th OSCE ...


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Finding my Armenia, a century after the genocide - Financial Times
Finding my Armenia, a century after the genocide  Financial Times

After years delaying a trip, Lilah Raptopoulos made the emotional journey to her ancestral country.


Sat, 15 Dec 2018 09:15:00 GMT
Argentina's Armenia Fund, UNICEF raise funds for Spitak - PanARMENIAN.Net
Argentina's Armenia Fund, UNICEF raise funds for Spitak  PanARMENIAN.Net

Armenia Fund's branch in Argentina and United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) held a dinner gala.


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
An Uckfield charity has rescued two bears in Armenia - BBC News
An Uckfield charity has rescued two bears in Armenia  BBC News

The Uckfield charity International Animal Rescue saves two bears from a cramped cage in Armenia.


Tue, 11 Dec 2018 12:51:52 GMT
Armenia looks to modernize its economy - Deutsche Welle
Armenia looks to modernize its economy  Deutsche Welle

Armenia is facing many economic challenges, and people are expecting great things to happen in the years ahead. Armenian-born philanthropist and ...


Fri, 14 Dec 2018 12:06:00 GMT
Stéphane Kazandjian: From 'Sexy Boys' to Potential Armenian Projects - The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
Stéphane Kazandjian: From 'Sexy Boys' to Potential Armenian Projects  The Armenian Mirror-Spectator

Special to the Mirror-Spectator. YEREVAN/PARIS — Last October French-Armenian filmmaker and scriptwriter Stéphane Kazandjian visited Armenia for the first ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:25:00 GMT
Urszula Gacek: Parliamentary elections in Armenia were unprecedented - Mediamax.am
Urszula Gacek: Parliamentary elections in Armenia were unprecedented  Mediamax.am

Yerevan /Mediamax/. Head of OSCE/ODIHR election observation mission Urszula Gacek said today that Armenia's snap parliamentary elections on December 9 ...


Thu, 13 Dec 2018 08:41:12 GMT
12:41 Armenia to attend Black Sea Economic Cooperation meeting in Azerbaijan - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
12:41 Armenia to attend Black Sea Economic Cooperation meeting in Azerbaijan  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

YEREVAN. – Ashot Kocharyan, Head of the Bilateral and Multilateral Economic Cooperation Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA), will represent ...


Thu, 29 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
AYF Eastern Region Announces Armenia Internship Dates and Deadlines - Armenian Weekly
AYF Eastern Region Announces Armenia Internship Dates and Deadlines  Armenian Weekly

The Armenian Youth Federation, Youth Organization of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (AYF-YOARF) Eastern United States would like to announce the ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Republican Party's Election Posters Cause A Stir in Armenia - Armenian Weekly
Republican Party's Election Posters Cause A Stir in Armenia  Armenian Weekly

YEREVAN—As with the other 11 registered parties in the upcoming snap elections slated for December 9, the Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) launched its ...


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Former Armenian President Kocharian Risks Being Rearrested - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Former Armenian President Kocharian Risks Being Rearrested  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Armenia's top court has overturned an earlier decision by a lower court to release former President Robert Kocharian from custody following coup charges ...


Wed, 28 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Armenia School Foundation Marks 15 Years of Dedicated Service - Asbarez Armenian News
Armenia School Foundation Marks 15 Years of Dedicated Service  Asbarez Armenian News

Armenia School Foundation (ASF) USA is proud to announce the completion of 34 new projects this year.


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 18:32:00 GMT
AYF Starts Fundraiser to Raise Awareness, Counter Domestic Violence In Armenia - Asbarez Armenian News
AYF Starts Fundraiser to Raise Awareness, Counter Domestic Violence In Armenia  Asbarez Armenian News

On Friday November 30th, the United Human Rights Council a central council of the AYF - Western US initiated a T-shirt fundraiser to raise awareness about ...


Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Unprecedented Support for Armenia Fund's 2018 Telethon - Asbarez Armenian News
Unprecedented Support for Armenia Fund's 2018 Telethon  Asbarez Armenian News

With an unprecedented public support of the members of the Armenian American community as well as all major Armenian political, religious and benevolent ...


Mon, 19 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Armenia, Belarus Tensions Escalate - Asbarez Armenian News
Armenia, Belarus Tensions Escalate  Asbarez Armenian News

Armenia's Acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan wants answers from Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko who reportedly has shared details of a recent ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Watertown Group Visits Armenia! Exhibit at The Met - Armenian Weekly
Watertown Group Visits Armenia! Exhibit at The Met  Armenian Weekly

A small group from the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) recently visited New York to witness Armenia! and the Symposium: ...


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 15:52:00 GMT
CSTO Summit Postponed Due To Armenia's Snap Elections - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
CSTO Summit Postponed Due To Armenia's Snap Elections  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

The Russia-led Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) has postponed its summit initially scheduled for later this month, the Kremlin says.


Sun, 09 Dec 2018 17:34:21 GMT
Former Armenian President Arrested a Decade Later for Crackdown on Pro-Democracy Protesters - Newsweek
Former Armenian President Arrested a Decade Later for Crackdown on Pro-Democracy Protesters  Newsweek

Former Armenian President Robert Kocharian was taken into custody again on Friday and faces charges of illegally using deadly military force to squash ...


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Srbuk to represent Armenia at Eurovision 2019 Armenia is the first out of 42 participating countries - Eurovision.tv
Srbuk to represent Armenia at Eurovision 2019 Armenia is the first out of 42 participating countries  Eurovision.tv

Armenia is the first out of 42 participating countries to announce their Eurovision 2019 participant. Tonight, during late-night talk show Lav Yereko, Srbuk was ...


Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Still Recovering: Armenia's Catastrophic Earthquake, 30 Years Later - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Still Recovering: Armenia's Catastrophic Earthquake, 30 Years Later  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

1 Gyumri (known during the Soviet period as Leninakan) photographed two years before disaster struck. The city is Armenia's second-largest, after the capital, ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Armenia's Looming Demographic Crisis - Armenian Weekly
Armenia's Looming Demographic Crisis  Armenian Weekly

Demography is the statistical study of populations. The size of a population, as well as its age structure, at any given point help tell the story of a nation; its ups ...


Sun, 09 Dec 2018 03:11:15 GMT
BBC World Service - Weekend, Armenia Votes in Snap Parliamentary Elections - BBC News
BBC World Service - Weekend, Armenia Votes in Snap Parliamentary Elections  BBC News

We look at the political future of the country after its "velvet revolution" last spring.


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Iranian Citizens in Armenia Feel Strain of US Sanctions - Armenian Weekly
Iranian Citizens in Armenia Feel Strain of US Sanctions  Armenian Weekly

With U.S. sanctions on Iran going into effect this month, Iranians in Armenia are beginning to feel the pinch. Iranian citizens discovered their bank accounts are ...


Wed, 12 Dec 2018 13:38:37 GMT
Person who testified against Armenia 3rd President's nephew attends his court trial - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Person who testified against Armenia 3rd President's nephew attends his court trial  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Hayk Sargsyan is charged with crimes that were committed eleven years ago…


Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
California premiere of Armenia’s Oscar submission set for Laemmle Glendale - Los Angeles Times
California premiere of Armenia’s Oscar submission set for Laemmle Glendale  Los Angeles Times

Spitak,” Armenia's submission for the Foreign Language Oscar, about a 1988 earthquake that devastated the country, is not really about a natural disaster, ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 13:17:36 GMT
IAEA Concludes Long-Term Operational Safety Review at Armenia's Nuclear Power Plant - International Atomic Energy Agency
IAEA Concludes Long-Term Operational Safety Review at Armenia's Nuclear Power Plant  International Atomic Energy Agency

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts has completed a review of long-term operational safety at the Armenian Nuclear Power Plant ...


Fri, 16 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Armenia’s Russia-Owned Gas Operator Accused Of Tax Evasion - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty
Armenia’s Russia-Owned Gas Operator Accused Of Tax Evasion  RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Tax authorities in Armenia have accused the South Caucasus country's national gas distribution company, which is owned by Russia's Gazprom giant, ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Turkey and Armenia: the truth is more complicated - Financial Times
Turkey and Armenia: the truth is more complicated  Financial Times

From Ümit Yalçin, Ambassador of Turkey to the UK.


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
40 Israeli physicians and pharmacists arrested for buying medical certificates from Armenia - Haaretz
40 Israeli physicians and pharmacists arrested for buying medical certificates from Armenia  Haaretz

Israel arrested dozens of physicians and pharmacists on Sunday on suspicion of purchasing fake licenses from Armenia after failing to complete their studies in ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Over 700 Acres Planted In Armenia With Food Security In Mind - Asbarez Armenian News
Over 700 Acres Planted In Armenia With Food Security In Mind  Asbarez Armenian News

For the 2018-2019 growing season, more than 700 acres of farmland were sown by the Armenian Technology Group, Inc., to produce assorted varieties of seeds ...


Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Erdogan Denies Armenian Genocide at G20 Summit - Asbarez Armenian News
Erdogan Denies Armenian Genocide at G20 Summit  Asbarez Armenian News

During a press conference at the G20 summit in Argentina, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan denied the Armenian Genocide.


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Pashinyan Rules Out Change In Armenia's Policy On Iran - Asbarez Armenian News
Pashinyan Rules Out Change In Armenia's Policy On Iran  Asbarez Armenian News

Armenia will maintain its close relationship with neighboring Iran despite renewed U.S. sanctions against the Islamic Republic, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan ...


Wed, 21 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Armenian church dragged into Russia-Ukraine feud - EurasiaNet
Armenian church dragged into Russia-Ukraine feud  EurasiaNet

Armenia's top religious official has been dragged into a feud between the Russian and Ukrainian churches and appears to have sided with Russia. Catholicos of ...


Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Talk: Environmental Justice in Armenia and the Amulsar Mine Project - Armenian Weekly
Talk: Environmental Justice in Armenia and the Amulsar Mine Project  Armenian Weekly

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—Zoravik, a New England-based collective, invites the public to an informal talk and discussion with environmentalists and human rights ...


Fri, 23 Nov 2018 13:15:25 GMT
Nikol Pashinyan attends workshop on Armenia's economic development - Armenpress.am
Nikol Pashinyan attends workshop on Armenia's economic development  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, NOVEMBER 23, ARMENPRESS.Acting Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan attended a workshop entitled “Current Challenges and Strategic ...


Tue, 27 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
ARF Criticizes Armenian Government - Asbarez Armenian News
ARF Criticizes Armenian Government  Asbarez Armenian News

YEREVAN (Azatutyun.am)–A leader of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation launched stinging verbal attacks on the government as his party began its ...


Sat, 17 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
International wrap: Yura Movsisyan scores four goals in Armenia win - MLSsoccer.com
International wrap: Yura Movsisyan scores four goals in Armenia win  MLSsoccer.com

Yura Movsisyan laid down an early marker for MLS players on international duty in the November window, after he scored four goals in 70 minutes of action on ...


Fri, 07 Dec 2018 02:59:00 GMT
Armenian Relief Society Was at the Center of Earthquake Relief Efforts - Asbarez Armenian News
Armenian Relief Society Was at the Center of Earthquake Relief Efforts  Asbarez Armenian News

As soon as the news was received that an earthquake had struck Armenia, the ARS had set its network of relief efforts in motion.


Fri, 30 Nov 2018 09:28:00 GMT
Armenia leads EEU countries on level of economic growth – official EEC data - Armenpress.am
Armenia leads EEU countries on level of economic growth – official EEC data  Armenpress.am

YEREVAN, NOVEMBER 30, ARMENPRESS. According to statistical data published by the Eurasian Economic Commission, Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) ...


Tue, 20 Nov 2018 08:00:00 GMT
Armenia's Gazprom Operator Accused of Tax Evasion - OCCRP
Armenia's Gazprom Operator Accused of Tax Evasion  OCCRP

Tax authorities in Armenia have launched criminal proceedings against the country's national gas distribution company, which is owned by Russia's Gazprom, ...


Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:49:27 GMT
Nicolas Aznavour casts his ballot in Armenia election - Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am
Nicolas Aznavour casts his ballot in Armenia election  Information-Analytic Agency NEWS.am

Charles Aznavour's youngest son Nicolas participated in Armenia's early parliamentary elections. Nicolas is the national of both France and Armenia, journalist ...


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