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With Rostelecom assistance Yenokyan brothers from Vayots Dzor attended summer camp organized by Tumo

NKR Defense Army: Azerbaijan opened fire on civilians

Teghout CJSC to hold meetings on Teghout project on July 14

Yair Auron: Israeli Knesset will hold discussion on Armenian Genocide on July 5

Gagik Beglaryan considers that good roads will make Armenia attractive for Iranian business

Beeline Armenia holds a Digithon to reveal most promising and innovative solutions for development of the company

Armenian minister of transport and communication urges Yandex Taxi management to sign contracts with licensed drivers only

Armenia holds negotiations with Georgia and Russia for opening alternative road to Russia

Azerbaijani FM: Time has come to start serious work on settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

Anelik Bank and Ria Money Transfers launch a joint campaign on July 1, with the fee for money transfers to Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova halved

NKR Prosecutor General's Office completes investigation of murders of Armenian servicemen during April war: ears and fingers of many of them were cut off by Azeris

Forecast: Russia would oppose any deeper cooperation of Armenia with NATO by putting pressure on government in Yerevan

John Evans: It is time for Artsakh to take its place directly at the table of negotiations

Alexander Lukashevich does not anticipate any breakthrough solutions in Karabakh peace process with Steinmeier's visit to region

Baku reacts to Frank-Walter Steinmeier's meeting with Bako Sahakyan

Frank-Walter Steinmeier visits Armenian Genocide Memorial in Yerevan

Nalbandian about Brexit: Armenia will continue efforts towards enhancement of cooperation with Great Britain

Armenia and Germany sign intergovernmental agreement to avoid double taxation

Armenian Emergency Ministry: Russian rescue plane transporting Armenian citizens from Upper Lars border crossing makes emergency landing in Mineralniye Vody

Ambassador Mills says fighting corruption is not just a point in the list of contemplated actions that can be marked as done

Nouvelles d`Armenie: French government presents text of draft law criminalizing denial of Armenian Genocide

Former US ambassador to be included in black list of Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry for his visit to Artsakh

Nalbandian: Issue of giving Nagorno-Karabakh a status of autonomy within Azerbaijan has not been discussed

Steinmeier: Status quo in Karaabkh settlement may lead to new outbreak of violence

Rostelecom discussed with Armenian radio companies possibilities of using modern technological solutions in radio broadcasting

Orientalist: German Bundestag's recognition of the Armenian Genocide is logical continuation of Pope Francis' statement during the mass in 2015

Seyran Ohanyan: Army leadership knows what and where to plan

MP: Ratification of agreement on Joint Air Defense will affect Armenia's independence

Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations to evacuate Armenian citizens trapped on Upper Lars checkpoint

Naira Zohrabyan. Joint Air Defense system will upgrade security of Armenia's airspace

Batu Kutelia: Warsaw Summit will give definite political and military answers to Russia’s attempted aggressive revisionism

Azerbaijani armed forces use DShK heavy machine gun on Line of Contact

Foreign Ministry: There are no citizens of Armenia among victims of explosion at Istanbul airport

Eduard Sharmazanov: Russia and Turkey will remain rivals and competitors

Zakharova about Karabakh peace process: There are issues that should be hushed up

Naira Zohrabyan to Serzh Sargsyan: Prosperous Armenia Party will win in upcoming parliamentary elections

Masis Mailyan : Baku intends to continue its "military diplomacy" with impunity

Deputy minister: Creation of a joint air defense system with Russia will only strengthen combat ability of Armenian armed forces

South Caucasus Railway CJSC sets car to auction

Beeline improves Smart tariff plans

Armenian political forces express different opinions about influence of possible Moscow-Ankara normalization on Armenia

Areximbank-Gazprombank Group offers 50% discount for renting safe deposits boxes during summer holidays

Sergey Lavrov to travel to Yerevan

Ban Ki-moon: UN concerned over violations of ceasefire in Karbakh conflict zone

Defense sure Zhirayr Sefulyan's arrest is a political order

Sharmazanov explains Serzh Sargsyan's interview: If Armenia's citizens are reluctant to vote for RPA, no one will make them do it

Rostelecom holds two seminars on sidelines of Hartak Festival

Paul Stronski: Yerevan’s security alliance with Moscow will not impede Armenia’s good ties with NATO

Armenian President: Armenia expects wider recognition of Genocide after German vote and pope's remarks

Nikol Pashinyan: Consensus on Electoral Code is ridiculous

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30/06 20:01 Yair Auron: Israeli Knesset will hold discussion on Armenian Genocide on July 5

On July 5 Israeli Knesset will hold discussion on the issue of Armenian Genocide, Israeli historian, scolar and specialist on genocide history Yair Auron stated according to Armenia's Public Radio.

30/06/2016 17:23

Alexander Lukashevich does not anticipate any breakthrough solutions in Karabakh peace process with Steinmeier's visit to region

Russia plays a leading role in the settlement of the Karabakh conflict, Alexander Lukashevich, Russia's Permanent Representative at the OSCE told Russia-24 TV.

30/06/2016 17:21

Baku reacts to Frank-Walter Steinmeier's meeting with Bako Sahakyan

Baku has reacted to OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, Foreign Minister of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier's meeting with NKR President Bako Sahakyan. Hikmat Hajiyev, Spokesman for the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry told Trend on June 30 that the specified meeting was "a part of his meeting with the Armenian community of the region".

30/06/2016 17:18

Frank-Walter Steinmeier visits Armenian Genocide Memorial in Yerevan

On June 30, OSCE Chairperson-in-Office and German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier accompanied by his Armenian counterpart Edward Nalbandian, Ambassador of Germany Matthias Kiesler, and Director of the Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute Hayk Demoyan, visited the Armenian Genocide Memorial in Yerevan and laid a wreath at the ethernal fire for the victims of the Armenian Genocide.

30/06/2016 13:33

Nalbandian about Brexit: Armenia will continue efforts towards enhancement of cooperation with Great Britain

Armenia will continue its efforts towards enhancing the relations with Great Britain and the EU countries, Foreign Minister of Armenia Edward Nalbandian told a joint news conference with Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Federal Foreign Minister of Germany and the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, in Yerevan, on June 29 late in the evening.

30/06/2016 12:17

Armenia and Germany sign intergovernmental agreement to avoid double taxation

On June 29, Edward Nalbandian, Foreign Minister of Armenia, met in Yerevan with Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Federal Foreign Minister of Germany and the OSCE Chairperson-in-office.

30/06/2016 00:03

Ambassador Mills says fighting corruption is not just a point in the list of contemplated actions that can be marked as done

A Yerevan-based newspaper "Zhoghvurd" ("People") has interviewed U.S. Ambassador to Armenia Richard Mills to find out what the diplomat thinks about the Armenian Government's steps to combat corruption.

30/06/2016 00:02

Nouvelles d`Armenie: French government presents text of draft law criminalizing denial of Armenian Genocide

French government has presented the text of draft law on criminalizing denial of Armenian Genocide, Nouvelles d`Armenie informs. According to the source the Coordination Council of Armenian Organizations of France hailed the initiative of the government, which is in line with the commitment assumed by the French President. "We hope that the draft law will be adopted this year. We call upon all the parliamentary forces to consolidate over the agreed text", the statement of the Council reads.

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29/06/2016 16:54

Orientalist: German Bundestag's recognition of the Armenian Genocide is logical continuation of Pope Francis' statement during the mass in 2015

The German Bundestag's recognition of the Armenian Genocide is the logical continuation of Pope Francis' statement during the mass commemorating the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide in the Ottoman Empire, orientalist Vardan Voskanyan said, when replying to ArmInfo's question whether the Pope's remarks in Yerevan can mark the beginning of a chain international recognition of the Armenian Genocide.

29/06/2016 16:51

Seyran Ohanyan: Army leadership knows what and where to plan

Armenian Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan thinks that Artsakh war hero Zhirayr Sefilyan made an unacceptable statement, when saying that it is necessary to liberate the territories with volunteers' efforts.

29/06/2016 16:49

MP: Ratification of agreement on Joint Air Defense will affect Armenia's independence

Ratification of the Armenian-Russian agreement of the Joint Air Defense in the Caucasus region of collective security will be another backtrack that will affect Armenia's independence, Zaruhi Postanjyan, the head of the Heritage opposition party faction, said in the parliament on June 29.

29/06/2016 16:48

Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations to evacuate Armenian citizens trapped on Upper Lars checkpoint

The aviation of the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations will evacuate the Armenian citizens, who have been trapped on the Upper Lars checkpoint due to the mudslide, the North Caucasus Regional Center of the Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations reports.

29/06/2016 15:34

Naira Zohrabyan. Joint Air Defense system will upgrade security of Armenia's airspace

Armenian-Russian agreement on Joint Regional Air Defense in the Caucasus region will upgrade the security of Armenia's air space, Naira Zohrabyan, the head of the Prosperous Armenia Party, said in the parliament on June 29.

29/06/2016 15:33

Batu Kutelia: Warsaw Summit will give definite political and military answers to Russia’s attempted aggressive revisionism

In an online interview with ArmInfo organized by Region Research Center, Vice President, Atlantic Council of Georgia Batu Kutelia (Georgia) speaks about his anticipations from the NAO Summit in Warsaw, the Alliance’s policy towards South Caucasus, the security threats to the region.

29/06/2016 12:18

Foreign Ministry: There are no citizens of Armenia among victims of explosion at Istanbul airport

By preliminary data, there are no citizens of Armenia among the victims of the explosion at the Istanbul airport, the Armenian Foreign Ministry reports.

28/06/2016 19:57

Eduard Sharmazanov: Russia and Turkey will remain rivals and competitors

In a geopolitical sense, Russia and Turkey will remain rivals and competitors, Vice Speaker of the Armenian Parliament Eduard Sharmazanov has told ArmInfo when commenting on possible Russian-Turkish reconciliation.

28/06/2016 19:52

Naira Zohrabyan to Serzh Sargsyan: Prosperous Armenia Party will win in upcoming parliamentary elections

Prosperous Armenia Party will win in the upcoming parliamentary elections of 2017, Head of the Party Naira Zohrabyan stated in a talk to ArmInfo's correspondent commenting on Armenia's President Serzh Sargsyan's statement that the ruling party will certainly win in the upcoming parliamentary elections.

28/06/2016 19:50

Masis Mailyan : Baku intends to continue its "military diplomacy" with impunity

In an interview with ArmInfo, Chairman of the Nagorno-Karabakh Public Council for Foreign Policy and Security, ex- deputy foreign minister of the NKR Masis Mailyan comments on the recent impulses around the Karabakh conflict and its diplomatic settlement. He also shares his views of the necessary steps towards the conflict settlement meeting the interests of the Armenian parties to the conflict.

28/06/2016 17:20

Armenian political forces express different opinions about influence of possible Moscow-Ankara normalization on Armenia

Armenia will benefit from the Russian-Turkish normalization, because the collision of these countries' interests has a direct influence on the national security of Armenia and Artsakh, Head of the Armenian National Congress Faction Levon Zurabyan has told ArmInfo.

28/06/2016 17:18

Sergey Lavrov to travel to Yerevan

Foreign Minister of Russia Sergey Lavrov will travel to Armenia on July 4, Maria Zakharova, the official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry, told media in a press briefing. She said the minister will be attending the CSTO Ministerial in Yerevan.

28/06/2016 17:17

Defense sure Zhirayr Sefulyan's arrest is a political order

Defense is sure that the arrest of Zhirayr Sefilyan, the Artsakh War hero, co-founder of New Armenia Front, is a political order, Ara Zakaryan, Sefilyan's lawyer told reporters.

28/06/2016 17:16

Sharmazanov explains Serzh Sargsyan's interview: If Armenia's citizens are reluctant to vote for RPA, no one will make them do it

The Republican Party of Armenia remains the most influential political force in the country; so, its victory at the forthcoming elections is predictable, Vice Speaker of the Armenian Parliament, RPA Spokesman Eduard Sharmazanov told reporters when commenting on Armenian President, RPA leader Serzh Sarsgyan's statement that the RPA will by all means win the forthcoming parliamentary elections.

28/06/2016 12:51

Paul Stronski: Yerevan’s security alliance with Moscow will not impede Armenia’s good ties with NATO

In an online interview with ArmInfo organized by Region Research Center, Senior Associate at Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Paul Stronski (USA) speaks about the security threats to the NATO countries, the Alliance’s policy towards South Caucasus countries, and assess the prospects of NATO’s cooperation with Armenia.

27/06/2016 21:26

Armenian President: Armenia expects wider recognition of Genocide after German vote and pope's remarks

Armenia expects more countries to recognize the 1915 massacre of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire a century ago as genocide after remarks by Pope Francis and the stance taken by Germany's parliament, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said in an interview to Reuters agency.

27/06/2016 21:22

Nikol Pashinyan: Consensus on Electoral Code is ridiculous

Oppositionist MP Nikol Pashinyan considers ridiculous searching for funds needed for the implementation of the agreement between the opposition and the authorities on establishment of additional mechanisms on raising public confidence towards the electoral processes. He made the remark in the parliament today. "It is a real historical document. I have never a more ridiculous document, which envisages the necessity to create mechanisms for raising public confidence but only in case donor organizations agree to finance the reforms", he noted.

27/06/2016 21:13

Turkey's foreign ministry reacts to Pope Francis' visit to Armenia

Turkey's foreign ministry made a statement related to Pope Francis' visit to Armenia and particularly to "Tsitsernakaberd" memorial complex.

27/06/2016 17:56

Activist hits parliamentarian Hrant Bagratyan during picket in front of Parliament against Joint Air Defense system with Russia

An activist hit parliamentarian Hrant Bagratyan after pouring water on him during today's picket in front of the Parliament against ratification of the Joint Air Defense system with Russia. The activist has been detained.

27/06/2016 17:55

Ankara: Turkey wants speedy settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, which will meet all requirements of Azerbaijan

Turkey wants speedy settlement of the Nagorno- Karabakh conflict, which will meet all the requirements of Azerbaijan, Basat Ozturk, director general for International Security Affairs at the Turkish Foreign Ministry, told Trend June 27.

27/06/2016 16:51

Turkologist: Ankara has used up all its possibilities to deny Armenian Genocide

Armenian Turkologyst Hakob Chakryan believes that Ankara has used up all its possibilities to deny the Armenian Genocide. Talking to media on June 27, Chakryan said Turkey's response to Pope's statement in Armenia was passive. "Turkey has no instruments to influence the Pope," Chakryan said recalling that the Pope departed from his speech and several times used the words Armenian Genocide during his meeting with Armenian President Serzh Sagrsyan.

27/06/2016 16:49

Heritage Party: Joint Air Defense with Russia is an attempt to surrender the last elements of Armenia's sovereignty

Heritage Party has come out with a statement, as Parliament of Armenia is going to ratify the agreement of the Joint Air Defense system with Russia in the Caucasian Region of Collective Security.

27/06/2016 16:47

David Harutyunyan: Next conference of donors will take place in Yerevan on June 29

The next conference of the donors will take place in Yerevan on June 29, Minister-Head of the Armenian Government's Staff David Harutyunyan said during today's extraordinary session of the Parliament, when commenting on the lawmakers' calls to be more active in searching for the necessary means to implement the amendments to the Electoral Code.