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Armenian Government approves a conclusion on bill "On Recognition of the Republic of Artsakh"

Artsakh Foreign Minister: Successive international recognition of Artsakh will launch in the nearest future

Yerevan stands for implementation of confidence building measures and expansion of authorities of team of Personal representative of OSCE Chairman-in-Office

From now one Beeline subscribers can make free calls to service center from anywhere in the world

Russian analyst says Levon Ter-Petrosyan's "groundwork on Karabakh" may become useful

Economy Minister assured that he will make every effort to save Nairit Plant

Seyran Ohanyan holding close meeting with MPs in Armenian parliament

Richard Giragosian says Azerbaijan's new attack on Artsakh is a matter of time only

Nubarashen penitentiary head's powers temporarily terminated

Microsoft representative rates cyber security level in Armenia as average

Iran's Ambassador to Baku says his country supports Karabakh conflict's settlement on basis of territorial integrity principle

David Babayan: Armenia should not be the first country to recognize the NKR

Expert: Karabakh conflict zone to experience even more escalation

Azerbaijani media: Russian arms supply to Azerbaijan continues

Karabakh conflict should be resolved locally, Director General of the United Nations Office at Geneva says

Baku: Recognition of Karabakh's independence will put an end to OSCE Minsk Group process

It becomes known who of Armenian lawmakers is victimized by blackmailers

Director of Analitik.am detained on suspicion of blackmailing

Garo Paylan says he has underwent violence because he is Armenian

Government of Armenia to discuss Bill recognizing independence of Nagorno Karabakh

The last breathe of bankrupt Nairit Plant: once chemical giant will remain without employees on July 1

Artsrun Hovhannisyan: Armenian armed forces constantly replenished with ultramodern weapons

Armenian Defense Ministry Spokesperson: Azerbaijani side is pulling more forces and military hardware to Line of Contact

On May 9, Veterans of the Great Patriotic War can travel by South Caucasus Railway electric train free of charge

Armenia Telephone Company (Beeline trademark) retains leadership among communication operators on the list of largest taxpayers of Armenia

Ex-head of Judicial Acts Compulsory Enforcement Service of Armenia faces criminal charges

Three police officers face administrative fines for obstruction of journalists' activities

Kerry and Lavrov call for restoring a better sense of calm between sides in Karabakh conflict zone

Armenian Foreign Ministry suggesting its own scenario of Karabakh conflict settlement

VTB Bank (Armenia) among top 3 Armenian banks by amount of taxes paid in Q1 2016

Armenian Defense Ministry on possible provocations on May 9: One should be vigilant - the situation may escalate at any moment

In 2015 Anelik Bank increased personal time deposits by 16% amid 20% growth in retail lending

Aliyev gives an award to murderer of Armenian soldier Kyaram Sloyan

Ashotyan: Armenia pins no hopes on allies within CSTO

Yerevan: Baku is preparing ground for new military actions

Azerbaijani side pulling more forces and military hardware to its positions along Line of Contact: NKR Defense Army

Beeline Subscribers buying Micromax Bolt D320 smartphones to get a subscription to Smart 1500 tariff plan and 5GB internet

Commanders of volunteer platoons call on fresh forces to join them on frontline in Nagorno Karabakh

Serviceman Sargis Gasparyan died in Stepanakert on May 2 night

Zardusht Alizade: After Ukraine and Syria, Putin wants to play a peacekeeper’s role in Karabakh

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04/05 17:23 Yerevan stands for implementation of confidence building measures and expansion of authorities of team of Personal representative of OSCE Chairman-in-Office

Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian delivered a speech at the EU Eastern Partnership and Visegrad Group (Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary) Foreign Ministers' Meeting, the press- service of Armenian foreign ministry reports.

04/05/2016 17:20

Russian analyst says Levon Ter-Petrosyan's "groundwork on Karabakh" may become useful

Following the April 9 meeting of the incumbent and the first presidents of Armenia, Serzh Sargsyan and Levon Ter-Petrosyan, the latter's "groundwork on Karabakh" may turn to be useful in the new conditions, says Sergey Markedonov, a Russian political analyst.

04/05/2016 17:17

Seyran Ohanyan holding close meeting with MPs in Armenian parliament

Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan and MPs are holding a close meeting in the Armenian parliament on the issues of defense, national security and internal affairs.

04/05/2016 17:16

Richard Giragosian says Azerbaijan's new attack on Artsakh is a matter of time only

Azerbaijan's new attack on Artsakh is a matter of time only, Richard Giragosian, the head of the Center for Regional Studies, told RFE/RL Armenian Service.

04/05/2016 15:44

Nubarashen penitentiary head's powers temporarily terminated

On May 3, by the order of the Armenian justice minister, the powers of the Nubarashen penitentiary head Rubik Stepanyan have been temporarily terminated until the criminal proceeding against him is over, the press office of the Armenian Justice Ministry has told ArmInfo.

04/05/2016 14:36

Iran's Ambassador to Baku says his country supports Karabakh conflict's settlement on basis of territorial integrity principle

"Iran recognizes and respects the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Azerbaijan", Iran's ambassador to Azerbaijan Mohsen Pak Ayin told in an interview with the local press, according to Azertag. The diplomat emphasized that Iran stands for a solution of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict within the territorial integrity principle.

04/05/2016 14:27

Azerbaijani media: Russian arms supply to Azerbaijan continues

Azerbaijan keeps receiving the military equipment it has bought from Russia. Referring to governmental sources, haqqin.az reports that the ongoing arms supplies are based on the arrangements of the military-technical cooperation between Baku and Moscow.

04/05/2016 13:17

Baku: Recognition of Karabakh's independence will put an end to OSCE Minsk Group process

The Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry has reacted to the Armenian bill prepared by opposition lawmakers Zaruhi Postanjyan and Hrant Bagratyan.

04/05/2016 13:14

It becomes known who of Armenian lawmakers is victimized by blackmailers

The Armenian lawmaker, who was victimized by blackmailers, is Tigran Urikhanyan, according to ArmInfo's sources.

04/05/2016 12:30

Director of Analitik.am detained on suspicion of blackmailing

Director of Analitik.am Ani Hovhannisyan, assistant to the director and the manager of the press club have been detained on suspicion of blackmailing.

03/05/2016 17:35

Garo Paylan says he has underwent violence because he is Armenian

Garo Paylan, lawmaker of the Turkish Parliament from the People's Democratic Party, says that he underwent violence by the lawmakers from the ruling Justice and Development Party during the constitutional committee meeting only because he is Armenian, Bianet.org reports.

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03/05/2016 17:21

Government of Armenia to discuss Bill recognizing independence of Nagorno Karabakh

Government of Armenia will discuss a Bill recognizing the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) on May 5. The Bill was submitted by the opposition MPs Zaruhi Postanjyan and Hrant Bagratyan. The rationale for the Bill is the outcome of the discussions on the issue between representatives of Armenia and Karabakh. Minister of Foreign Affairs of Armenia Edward Nalbandian will present his views concerning the bill.

03/05/2016 15:54

Artsrun Hovhannisyan: Armenian armed forces constantly replenished with ultramodern weapons

The Armenian Defense Ministry's IT cooperation with experts is still going on and it is not connected with the April escalation in Artsakh, Armenian Defense Ministry Spokesman Artsrun Hovhannisyan said at a press conference in Yerevan on May 3.

03/05/2016 12:58

Ex-head of Judicial Acts Compulsory Enforcement Service of Armenia faces criminal charges

Special Investigation Service of Armenia has initiated a criminal case against Mihran Poghosyan, the ex-head of Judicial Acts Compulsory Enforcement Service of Armenia (JACES) on the basis of Article 310 of the Criminal Code of Armenia (Illegal participation in entrepreneurial activity.

02/05/2016 21:36

Armenian Defense Ministry on possible provocations on May 9: One should be vigilant - the situation may escalate at any moment

Armenian Defense Ministry Spokesman Artsrun Hovhannisyan cannot say whether one should expect any resumption of armed hostilities on the line of contact of the Karabakh and Azerbaijani troops on May 8-9 (on the day of liberation of Shushi - editor's note).

02/05/2016 17:27

Ashotyan: Armenia pins no hopes on allies within CSTO

Though Armenia is a CSTO member, it pins no hopes on the allies within the Organization, Deputy Chairman of the ruling Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) Armen Ashotyan said at a press conference in Yerevan.

02/05/2016 17:27

Aliyev gives an award to murderer of Armenian soldier Kyaram Sloyan

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has awarded the Azerbaijani armed forces serviceman, who beheaded Kyaram Sloyan, a conscript soldier of the NKR Defense Army.

02/05/2016 17:22

Yerevan: Baku is preparing ground for new military actions

Despite the calls of the international society and OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs Baku continues violating the ceasefire agreement of 1994 which has no time limitations and the verbal agreement on stopping the military actions in the zone of Karabakh conflict from April 5 2016, Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian stated at a press conference in Helsinki on May 2.

01/05/2016 13:55

Zardusht Alizade: After Ukraine and Syria, Putin wants to play a peacekeeper’s role in Karabakh

In an interview with ArmInfo, Azerbaijani political expert Zardusht Alizade shares his opinion about the core of the ‘four-day war’, Russia’s policy towards the South Caucasus, Turkey and Iran, as well as the role of Russia and the West in the latest geopolitical realities of the South Caucasus.

30/04/2016 13:08

Azerbaijani Armed Forces again shelling Armenian positions

The Azerbaijan side again shelled Armenian positions on the northeastern direction of the border between Armenia and Azerbaijan overnight, the press-service of Armenia's Defense Ministry reports.

29/04/2016 17:30

Hrant Bagratyan stresses the need to expand the scale of dismissals in Armenian Defense Ministry system

The former prime minister of Armenia, lawmaker Hrant Bagratyan thinks that the dismissal of the high-ranking officials of the Armenian Defense Ministry is an 'insufficient measure'.

29/04/2016 17:27

Head of EU Delegation to Armenia: Both Armenians and Azerbaijanis should prepare for peace

ArmInfo’s interview with Head of the European Union Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Piotr Świtalski

29/04/2016 17:24

Parliamentary forces of Armenia ready to sign "gentleman's agreement" on excluding pre-election bribes

The Armenian authorities have once again demsontarted deceptive behavior by pushing through the draft of amendments and additions to Electoral Code; Head of Armenian National Congress Faction Levon Zurabyan expressed this opinion at today's briefing in parliament.

29/04/2016 17:23

Mammadyarov to Sargsyan: Conditions put forward for resumption of negotiations undermine peace process on settlement

The conditions put forward by Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan for the resumption of negotiations undermine the peace process on the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said, APA reports.

29/04/2016 17:22

Azerbaijani FM: Russia has offered a phased solution to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

"Azerbaijan is committed to negotiations on a peaceful settlement of the conflict. But it should produce a positive outcome. That is not to say that we should negotiate for another 25 years. What we say is, let's go forward by any means," Elmar Mammadyarov, Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan said, APA reports. He said a meeting with the co-chairs can take place on the sidelines of an event which will be held in mid- May in one of the cities of Europe.

29/04/2016 17:21

Zaruhi Postanjyan: Large-scale armed hostilities in Artsakh are yet to start

The large-scale armed hostilities in Artsakh are yet to start and the April developments were just "an exhibition performance" of the Azerbaijani authorities, Zaruhi Postanjyan, Head of the Heritage Party Faction, said in Parliament on April 29.

29/04/2016 14:05

Sharmazanov to Mammadyarov: Baku will not succeed in its attempts to throw dust in eyes of international community

The statement made by Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov on Baku's readiness to continue negotiations on Karabakh settlement is an attempt to throw dust in the eyes of the international community, Deputy Speaker of Armenian parliament and Press Secretary of Ruling Republican Party Eduard Sharmazanov told in a talk to ArmInfo's correspondent touching upon the recent statement of the Azerbaijani foreign minister.

29/04/2016 13:30

Armenia's Parliament Vice Speaker: No negotiations are possible unless Azerbaijan stops violating ceasefire

As long as Azerbaijan continues violating the ceasefire and there is intensive shelling, no negotiations are possible, Vice Speaker of the Armenian Parliament Eduard Sharmazanov said after the meeting the Executive Body of the ruling Republican Party of Armenia (RPA), Thursday.

29/04/2016 13:29

U.S. Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez Calls for Leahy Law Investigation of Azerbaijani Abuses

Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (D-CA), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee, called for a "Leahy Law" investigation into reports that the Azerbaijan armed forces, which annually receive millions of dollars in U.S. military aid, committed gross violations of human rights during Baku's April 2nd offensive against Nagorno Karabakh, reported the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA).

29/04/2016 12:36

Konstantin Kosachev: Turkey's stance on Karabakh encourages of one the sides to the conflict to continue it

Moscow continues working with Armenia and Armenia at all possible levels equally urging the sides to refrain from escalation of violence, says Konstantin Kosachev, Chairman of the Committee for International Affairs of the Federation Council of the Russian Federation.

29/04/2016 11:32

Armenian Defense Ministry registers 18 incidents on border with Azerbaijan

The Defense Ministry of Armenia reports 13 incidents of the ceasefire violation on the northeast of the Armenian-Azerbaijani state border overnight. The adversary opened mostly sporadic fire at the Armenian positions using small arms and sniper weapons.