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Armenian-related news from Armenia Liberty (Azatutyun) Network.
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 22:54:29 +0400
Armenian Defense Chief Chides NATO Over Turkey’s Role In Karabakh War
NATO member Turkey’s active involvement in last year’s war in Nagorno-Karabakh undermined Armenia’s trust in the U.S.-led alliance, Defense Minister Arshak Karapetian told a visiting NATO envoy on Thursday.
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 21:15:06 +0400
Yerevan Silent On ‘Positive Messages’ To Baku
Armenia’s political leadership on Thursday pointedly declined to comment on what Azerbaijani officials have described as “positive messages” sent by it to Baku of late.
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 19:06:10 +0400
Armenian Hospitals Again Overwhelmed With COVID-19 Patients
Armenia reported a record 2,603 coronavirus cases and hundreds of its unvaccinated citizens awaited hospitalization on Thursday as health authorities struggled to cope with a new wave of infections in the country of about 3 million.
Thu, 21 Oct 2021 16:52:50 +0400
Russian Schools ‘Not On Armenian Government Agenda’
Education Minister Vahram Dumanian insisted on Thursday that his government is not considering asking Russia to open Russian schools for Armenian children in Armenia.
Wed, 20 Oct 2021 21:36:15 +0400
Armenian, Azeri Officials Hold More Talks In Moscow
Senior government officials from Armenia and Azerbaijan began on Wednesday a new round of Russian-mediated negotiations on restoring economic links between their countries.
Wed, 20 Oct 2021 19:53:52 +0400
Armenian Government To Hold Fugitive Ex-Minister’s Funeral
The government said on Wednesday that it will form an ad hoc commission to organize the funeral of Vano Siradeghian, a prominent politician and former interior minister who died late last week more than two decades after fleeing Armenia.
Wed, 20 Oct 2021 16:44:15 +0400
Armenian Regulators To Limit Water Price Hike
A French company managing Armenia’s water distribution network should scale back a significant increase in the price of drinking water sought by it, the head of a state body regulating public utilities said on Wednesday.
Tue, 19 Oct 2021 22:26:00 +0400
More Armenian POWs Freed By Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan set free and repatriated five more Armenian prisoners of war late on Tuesday.
Tue, 19 Oct 2021 21:40:10 +0400
Jailed Mayor’s Backers ‘Rounded Up By Police’ After Election Win
Dozens of supporters of the jailed opposition-affiliated mayor of a major community in Armenia’s Syunik province were reportedly taken to a local police station for questioning one day after he was reelected in a weekend vote.
Tue, 19 Oct 2021 19:51:32 +0400
Pashinian Backs Closer Economic ‘Integration’ With Russia
Armenia is committed to further deepening commercial ties with Russia, its main ally and trading partner, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinian said on Tuesday.