Stepanakert should return to the negotiating table, former US Ambassador to Armenia John Evans said in Washington, during a discussion on the Karabakh conflict, the Armenian service of Voice of America reports.
German Bundestag will discuss the resolution on Armenian Genocide next week and finally will call a spade a spade, Claudia Kade writes in her article published in German Die Welt.
Campaigning for military actions and militaristic calls of Azerbaijan's Ambassador to Russia Polad Bul-Bul oghli are not part of diplomats' duties, the statement of Armenia's Embassy to Russia reads. The Embassy spread the statement in response to Azerbaijan's ambassador statement made upon Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian's note that Bul-Bul oghli goes beyond the diplomatic ethics.
Artsakh President Bako Sahakyan sent congratulatory message on the Day of the First Armenian Republic.
Russian Embassy to Armenia has responded to the statement made by the director of "Analitik.am". The statement of the Embassy particularly reads:
Today, at the Battle of Sardarapat compound President Serzh Sargsyan accompanied by His Holiness Catholicos of All Armenians Garegin II, the highest leadership of the Republic and guests participated in the festivities dedicated to the Day of First Armenian Republic.
Vice Speaker of the Armenian Parliament says Baku's statements that Armenia produces nuclear weapons are insanity. "Probably, it is a bit tactless to say such things about a president, but I can qualify such statements only as insanity," Sharmazanov told reporters, when commenting on the remarks of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, who said during the UN summit in Istanbul that Armenia produces nuclear weapons.
The new Electoral Code not only fails to enhance public confidence in electoral processes, but also disappoints the citizens even more, Heritage Party says in a statement.
Any citizen has the right to return to the Motherland, Vice Speaker of the Armenian Parliament Eduard Sharmazanov told reporters, when commenting on the return of ex-defense minister of Artsakh Samvel Babayan to Armenia and his latest interview.
No one has forgotten the deeds of the ex-head of the NKR Defense Army Samvel Babayan, Armenian Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan told reporters on May 27, when commenting on the return of the NKR national hero to Armenia and his statement "I am back with a special mission".
During a meeting with CoE Commissioner for Human Rights Nils Muiznieks on May 26, Armenian Human Rights Defender Arman Tatoyan informed the Commissioner of the atrocities committed by the Azerbaijani Armed Forces against the Karabakh people during the April escalation along the line of contact. He stressed that these events were the result of Baku's policy of Armenophobia.
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan met with President of Russian Railways OJSC Oleg Belozerov on May 26. During the meeting the President of Russian Railways CJSC told President Sargsyan about the process of work on improvement of railway network of Armenia within the concession agreement.
Activities on reduction of the car fleet in state agencies are underway; we have reduced the car fleet by 30 cars this week, David Haroutiunyan, Minister - Head of the Government Staff, stated at the government session on May 25.
"I disagree with the statement by Piotr Switalski, the Head of the EU Delegation to Armenia, saying that there are difficulties in the talks for the new legal document between Armenia and the European Union," Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian said in the Parliament on May 26.
The situation in the Karabakh conflict zone triggers concerns today, ex-defense minister of Artsakh Samvel Babayan says in an interview with 7.or.am portal.
The operative situation on the Armenian-Azerbaijani state border was relatively calm on the night to May 26, according to the Defense Ministry of Armenia.
The Military Prosecutor's Office of Armenia is investigating the information about the sale of tinned food in Poland, while the products were meant for the Armenian Armed Forces, Armenia's Ambassador to Poland Edgar Ghazaryan says on his Facebook page.
In an interview with ArmInfo, Vladimir Yevseyev, the head of the Eurasian Integration and SCO Development Department of the CIS, lists the geopolitical consequences of Azerbaijan’s April aggression, including for the regional interests of Russia, as well as speaks of the prospects of imposing arms embargo on the sides to the Karabakh conflict, the consequences of possible recognition of NKR by Armenia on the settlement of this protracted conflict.
The next annual Eastern Partnership Foreign Ministers' meeting will be held in the spring of 2017, High Representative/Vice-President, Federica Mogherini said when opening the 7th annual Eastern Partnership Foreign Ministers' meeting in Brussels, Monday.
Any Armenian should contribute to the security and prosperity of his Motherland as much as he can, Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan told journalists when asked to comment on the return of Samvel Babayan, the former defense minister o Nagorno Karabakh, to Armenia.
Expenses of the Armenian President's Administration increased by 10% in 2015, Vigen Sargsyan, the Head of the President's Staff said at the Parliament hearings on the state budget on May 24.
The process of supply of Russian weaponry to Armenia within the Russian 200 mln USD loan has launched, Armenia's Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan told journalists.
President Serzh Sargsyan and Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan will discuss Karabakh problem in presidential residence tonight. Ohayan informed journalists that he will present to the president the results of his visit to Nagorno- Karabakh and the current situation in the conflict zone. Ohanyan assured that the Armenian Armed Forces are located in good positions and fully control the situation on the frontline, which has somehow stabilized in recent three days.
By Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan's decree Head of Armament Unit of Armenia's Armed Forces Melsik Chilingaryan has been dismissed, the press-service of the president informs.
On the previous day in the Square in front of the Temple of Olympian Zeus the RA NA Deputy Speaker Eduard Sharmazanov took part in the event dedicated to the 97th anniversary of the Pontian Greek Genocide held under the auspice of the National Defence Minister of the Hellenic Republic.
Ex-president of Armenia Robert Kocharyan has been included in the list of candidates for election to the new Board of Directors of JSFC Sistema, the company reported on May 23.
Economist Tatoul Manaseryan is convinced that the top power branches have a great number of caterpillars. Manaseryan told reporters on May 23 that the "personnel policy of the Government has serious flaws".
Special Representatives of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly on the South Caucasus, Bulgarian parliamentarian Kristian Vigenin has arrived in Yerevan.
President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan received Special Representative of the President of the People's Republic of China, member of the Politburo of the Communist Party of China, Secretary of the Central Political and Legal Affairs Commission Meng Jianzhu and his delegation,on May 21.
Last night the armed forces of Azerbaijan fired at the Azerbaijani-Armenian border again.
Baku is taking steps to disavow the agreements reached during the Armenian and Azerbaijani Presidents' meeting in Vienna, Vice Speaker of the Armenian Parliament Hermine Naghdalyan said at a press conference following the plenary meeting of the CIS Inter- Parliamentary Assembly.