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Armenia parliament liquidates key ministries

The Armenian Parliament approved today in the first reading the package of bills on making amendments to the law on the structure of the country’s government - the number of ministries will be cut from 17 to 12. A total of 71 MPs …

Le Drian and Mnatsakanyan meet in Paris

Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan met with his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian in Paris, according to the Armenian foreign ministry's press service. Mnatsakanyan expressed sympathy …

Football club goalkeeper shot in Yerevan

Goalkeeper of FC Ararat Yerevan II Mushegh Ghevondyan has died of gunshot wounds in Yerevan, the FC Ararat-Armenia said in a statement on Facebook. The Yerevan football club sent a letter of condolences to …

One killed, two injured in Yerevan shooting

Armenia's Investigative Committee launched a criminal case into carrying illegal arms, murder, and assassination attempt in Yerevan. According to the committee, a report was received yesterday from a medical center that two men …

Nazarbayev sends letter to Kocharyan

First President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has sent a letter to former President of Armenia Robert Kocharyan, who is currently in custody. "In the letter, Nazarbayev informed Kocharyan …

Gazprom Armenia considering laying off employees

Gazprom Armenia is considering laying off employees, reported citing Gazprom Armenia’s news service. “Currently, Gazprom Armenia is holding working discussions on complex issues and is also observing the …