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Expert: Russia's every decision directly affects Armenia

Richard Giragosian: After aligning with EEU, Armenia faced security threats

Police: Valery Permyakov might have acted not alone

Armenian FM: Armenia's stance on Karabakh is similar to that of Russia, France and the United States

President of Armenia: We have prepared many surprises for hotheads in Azerbaijan

Expert: Defense capability of Armenian armed forces is much higher than offensive ability of Azerbaijan

Armenian FM: Armenia and Russia are unanimous that trial of the Gyumri murder case must be transparent

Political expert: Azeri provocations on the border occur following tragic events in Gyumri

Expert: Turkish president will not change his rhetoric on threshold of Centenary of Armenian Genocide

Edward Nalbandian: Doubts about Baku's reasonableness are growing with every passing day

SME representatives demand that Armenian Government should suspend Law "On Turnover Tax"

Three Azeri soldiers killed and two wounded as a result of ceasefire violation by Azerbaijan

Turcologist: No serious events in Armenia on threshold of Centenary of Armenian Genocide are observed yet

NATO plays no role in Karabakh conflict settlement but supports OSCE Minsk Group's efforts

Armenia's Defense Ministry: It was relatively calm on NKR-Azeri contact line last night

Retail gasoline prices drop again in Armenia

Over 20 members of ARFD break away from the party

Armenian MP: EBRD's forecast that Armenian economy will stagnate in 2015 was a political put-up job

Armenia's Defense Ministry: Armenian armed forces destroy a group of Azeri raiders in Tavush region

Armenia's involvement in Eurasian Economic Union does not look too promising

German Government considers Armenia's invitation to attend Apr 24 commemorations of 100th year of Armenian Genocide

Mammadyarov to meet with OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs in Krakow

A bas-relief of Lord George Gordon Byron inaugurated in downtown Yerevan near the head office of ACBA-CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK

Andrzej Kasprzyk: We are concerned over the situation at the line of contact

BirthLink and VivaCell-MTS continue their partnership to improve neonatal care in Armenia

Ameriabank signed the 80th deal under EBRD TFP

VTB Bank (Armenia) joins new system of money transfers BEST

ARDSHINBANK has strengthened its position among the top three of the banking system by all key indicators

Pascal Meunier: OSCE MG co-chair countries want resumption of dialogue

Reiner Morell: Germany is ready to show aid in Karabakh settlement whenever is a need

Each country is free to choose what event to attend, German Ambassador says on Erdogan's invitation

Armenian analyst: Azerbaijan may attack Artsakh and Armenia only if Russia gives it appropriate guarantees

Germany to continue its policy aimed at strengthening cooperation with Armenia

Robert Kocharyan: Armenia needs drastic changes but not a constitutional reform

Armenian Defense Ministry: Armenia's retaliatory measures to Azeri provocation will be tougher

Armenian expert: The tense situation in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone has own logic of development, which has nothing to do with Russia- West relations

Seyran Ohanyan considers full-scale military operations in Karabakh conflict zone to be low probable

Two Armenian servicemen killed as a result of a new Azeri sabotage attack

Member of Russian parliament does not rule out handing over of Permyakov to the Armenian party

Armenian expert: The tense situation in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone has own logic of development, which has nothing to do with Russia- West relations

Angela Merkel falls victim of Azerbaijani misinformation

Edward Sharmazanov: Traditionally, Baku distorts both the reality and the negotiating process

ProCredit Bank appears with innovative and modern solutions

Analyst: It is the West rather than Russia that can be considered Armenia's ally restraining Azerbaijan and Turkey

USAID-FED: Armenia need radical reforms in SME financing

Parliamentary hearings on the Avetisyans' murder case fail to give answers to the public's questions

Angela Merkel urges peaceful resolution to Karabakh conflict

As Hepatitis C detected at Kajaran Medial Center, all hospitals in Armenia will undergo strict control

26/01 17:32 Richard Giragosian: After aligning with EEU, Armenia faced security threats

Armenia has faced security threats after accession to the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), RSC Director Richard Giragosian told reporters, Monday, when addressing the current upsurge in tensions in the Karabakh conflict zone.

26/01/2015 17:19

President of Armenia: We have prepared many surprises for hotheads in Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan will pay a high price for the lives of the Armenian soldiers killed in raids, President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan said at the Defense Ministry Board meeting, on Monday.

26/01/2015 15:56

Expert: Defense capability of Armenian armed forces is much higher than offensive ability of Azerbaijan

By its raids Azerbaijan is trying to help Turkey in view of the fact that 2015 is a special year for the Armenian Cause, MP from Heritage Party Tevan Poghosyan told journalists on Monday.

26/01/2015 15:54

Armenian FM: Armenia and Russia are unanimous that trial of the Gyumri murder case must be transparent

Armenia and Russia are unanimous that the trial of the Gyumri murder case must be transparent and that all those guilty must be punished most severely, Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian told journalists on Monday.

26/01/2015 15:52

Political expert: Azeri provocations on the border occur following tragic events in Gyumri

He said that following the murder of the Avetisyans' family in Gyumri, Azerbaijan has tried to aggravate the tension in the Armenian society by escalating the tension on the border. Meanwhile, the developments in August 2014 demonstrated that Azerbaijan's policy of breaching the ceasefire has a reverse effect.

26/01/2015 15:51

Expert: Turkish president will not change his rhetoric on threshold of Centenary of Armenian Genocide

Turkish President Recep Erdogan will not change his rhetoric on the threshold of the Centenary of Armenian Genocide. He will keep throwing dust into the international community's eyes, turcologist Artak Shakaryan said at today's press conference in Yerevan. He said that in June 2015 Turkey will hold parliamentary elections and Erdogan will do its best to ensure the victory of his Justice and Development Party.

26/01/2015 15:49

Edward Nalbandian: Doubts about Baku's reasonableness are growing with every passing day

Sending hundreds of soldiers to death, Baku demonstrates that it considers them as virtual puppets, Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian said at today's press conference when commenting on the tension on the Line of Contact of the Artsakh and Azeri troops and on the Armenian-Azeri border.

26/01/2015 12:22

Turcologist: No serious events in Armenia on threshold of Centenary of Armenian Genocide are observed yet

No plans to hold serious events in Armenia on the threshold of the Centenary of the Armenian Genocide are observed yet, turcologist Artak Shakaryan said at today's press conference in Yerevan.

26/01/2015 10:56

Armenia's Defense Ministry: It was relatively calm on NKR-Azeri contact line last night

It was relatively calm on the NKR-Azeri contact line and the Armenian-Azeri border last night.

26/01/2015 10:47

Over 20 members of ARFD break away from the party

Over 20 members of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation Dashnaktsuyun from Lori region have broken away from the party.

24/01/2015 15:24

German Government considers Armenia's invitation to attend Apr 24 commemorations of 100th year of Armenian Genocide

The German Government is considering Armenia's invitation to attend the Apr 24 commemorations of the 100th year of the Armenian Genocide.

23/01/2015 17:26

Each country is free to choose what event to attend, German Ambassador says on Erdogan's invitation

Each country is free to choose what event to participate in, Germany's Ambassador to Armenia Reiner Morell said at today's press conference when asked which of the two events Germany will attend on 24 April 2015 - the Armenian event dedicated to the Centenary of the Armenian Genocide or the Turkish one marking the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Gallipoli.

23/01/2015 16:28

Germany to continue its policy aimed at strengthening cooperation with Armenia

A large project on construction of an Armenia-Georgia electric power transmission line will be launched in Armenia in 2015. The project will be funded by the Government of Germany, Reiner Morell, German Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Armenia, has told ArmInfo's correspondent.

23/01/2015 14:56

Robert Kocharyan: Armenia needs drastic changes but not a constitutional reform

Now that Moody's has downgraded Armenia's sovereign rating, its big foreign debt will get even bigger, former President of Armenia Robert Kocharyan said in an interview to 2rd.am.

23/01/2015 14:49

Armenian Defense Ministry: Armenia's retaliatory measures to Azeri provocation will be tougher

Armenia's retaliatory measures to the Azeri provocation will be tougher, Armenian Defense Ministry Spokesman Artsrun Hovhannisyan says on his Facebook page.

23/01/2015 14:44

Seyran Ohanyan considers full-scale military operations in Karabakh conflict zone to be low probable

The situation in the Karabakh conflict zone is fully controlled by the Armenian Armed Forces and the Nagorno-Karabakh Defense Army, Armenian Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan said on Jan 22.

23/01/2015 14:43

Two Armenian servicemen killed as a result of a new Azeri sabotage attack

Two Armenian soldiers have been killed as a result of a new Azeri sabotage attack on the Armenian-Azeri border. On Jan 23 morning, the special forces of the Azeri armed forces mounted several attacks on some defensive posts of Berd, Tavush region of Armenia.

23/01/2015 11:27

Member of Russian parliament does not rule out handing over of Permyakov to the Armenian party

Russian State Duma member Boris Reznik told journalists in Gyumri today that he did not rule out that serviceman of the Russian military base accused of killing Avetisyan family maybe handed over to the Armenian justice.

23/01/2015 08:33

Edward Sharmazanov: Traditionally, Baku distorts both the reality and the negotiating process

Traditionally, Baku distorts both the reality and the negotiating process. This is a bright example of Baku's official policy, vice-speaker of the Armenian parliament, press-secretary of the Republican Party of Armenia, Edward Sharmazanov, told Arminfo correspondent when commenting on disinformation of Azerbaijani mass media regarding German Chancellor Angela Merkel's statement on Karabakh settlement.

22/01/2015 17:27

Analyst: It is the West rather than Russia that can be considered Armenia's ally restraining Azerbaijan and Turkey

At the moment it is the West rather than Russia that can be considered Armenia's ally restraining Azerbaijan and Turkey, Igor Muradyan, well-known analyst, one of the initiators and leaders of the Karabakh movement, has told ArmInfo.

22/01/2015 17:15

Parliamentary hearings on the Avetisyans' murder case fail to give answers to the public's questions

Today's parliamentary hearings on the murder of the Avetisyans' family in Gyumri have given no answers to the public's questions. Prosecutor General of Armenia Gevorg Kostanyan has not given any direct answers to the specific questions.

21/01/2015 21:00

Investigation Committee: Valeriy Permyakov has accepted charges brought against him

As press-service of Armenian Investigation Committee reported, a lawsuit has been filed on the Gyumri incident according to the point 1 of part 2 of the 104th clause of the Armenian Criminal Code (murder of two and more people). The investigation group set up by the Investigation Committee has examined the crime site, examined more than 30 witnesses and is going to perform more than 10 expert examinations.

21/01/2015 16:48

Armenian FM: We are looking forward to launching a next phase of Visa Dialogue with the EU

"We appreciate the EU for its continued support and assistance provided to our country over the years which have been instrumental for the effective implementation and sustainability of the reform process and institutional capacity building in Armenia", Edward Nalbandian, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Armenia, said at a press-conference after 15th meeting of Armenia-EU Cooperation Council (Brussels) on Tuesday.

21/01/2015 16:47

Ankara should at least find courage to criticize itself and confess the barbarity committed, Uruguay's President says

During a farewell meeting with the representatives of the Armenian community in Uruguay, President of Uruguay Jose Mujica, who is completing his term in office, promised to contribute to holding of the events dedicated to centenary of the Armenian Genocide.

21/01/2015 16:44

Baku will continue its aggression until international community recognizes Baku and Sumgait pogroms as Armenian Genocide

Baku's aggression will continue until international community recognizes the Baku and Sumgait pogroms as Armenian Genocide, Grigory Ayvazyan, Chairman of the Assembly of Armenians of Azerbaijan, said at a press conference in Yerevan on Wednesday.

21/01/2015 16:43

Kargin Hayko: It is time for our leaders to decide - either they are Armenian citizens or just tourists

It is time for our leaders to decide - either they are Armenian citizens or just tourists, actor Hayk Marutyan, better known as Kargin Hayko, told ArmInfo on Wednesday. When asked to comment on the tragedy in Gyumri, he said that unlike the authorities, people in Gyumri have shown that they care for the dignity of their country.

21/01/2015 16:41

Expert: Everybody has forgotten that Permyakov committed one more crime - he tried to illegally cross state frontier

Valery Permyakov committed three rather than two crimes: he abandoned his unit, killed the Avetisyan family and tried to illegally cross the Armenian-Turkish border, with the last case being within the competence of the Armenian law enforcers, Deputy Director of the Caucasus Institute Sergey Minasyan told journalists on Wednesday.

21/01/2015 16:27

Investigators of Armenian Investigation Committee interrogate Valery Permyakov

The investigators of the Armenian Investigation Committee are interrogating the case of Valery Permyakov accused of murdering the Avetisyans' family in Gyumri.

21/01/2015 16:22

Views from Yerevan: Murder of Armenian family in Gyumri is one more phase in Armenia's distancing from Russia

The murder of the Armenian family in Gyumri has become one more important phase in Armenia's distancing from Russia, Igor Muradyan, well-known analyst, one of the initiators and heads of the Karabakh movement, has told ArmInfo.

21/01/2015 10:58

Armenian FM: I don't think that anybody perceives Turkey's initiative to celebrate 100th year of battle of Gallipoli on Apr 24 as a proper step.

I don't think it is appropriate to organize such an event in Turkey on 24th of April, Armenia's Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian said at a press-conference after 15th meeting of Armenia-EU Cooperation Council (Brussels) on Tuesday when asked to comment on Turkey's initiative to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the battle of Gallipoli on Apr 24 2015.

21/01/2015 10:57

Armenian FM: We will continue to strengthen and enhance our relations with Russia

We hope very much that all investigation procedures will be completed as soon as possible and those guilty will be punished in accordance to the law, Edward Nalbandian, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Armenia, said at a press-conference after 15th meeting of Armenia-EU Cooperation Council (Brussels) on Tuesday when asked to comment on the recent tragedy in Gyumri, when a Russian soldier killed a whole family.