Azerbaijani serviceman killed during Armenian provocation

Azerbaijani serviceman killed during Armenian provocation

Azerbaijani serviceman Fikret Bashirov was killed as a result of shelling the positions of the Azerbaijani army by the Armenian armed forces, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said in a message Jan. 15, Trend reports. …

OSCE/ODIHR advises to send mission to monitor Armenia parliamentary election

OSCE/ODIHR advises to send mission to monitor Armenia parliamentary election

All Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights Needs Assessment Mission (OSCE/ODIHR NAM) interlocutors underscored the need for a large-scale OSCE/ODIHR election observation mission to …

Iran halal food office to open in Armenia?

Iran halal food office to open in Armenia?

Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Investments of Armenia, Emil Tarasyan, received economic affairs officer Abbas Ghorbani of the Iranian embassy. In particular, they discussed the founding of …

Fire erupts at Germany embassy in Yerevan

Fire erupts at Germany embassy in Yerevan

The Ministry of Emergency Situation (MES) on Saturday morning received a fire alarm from the German Embassy in Yerevan, Tart reports. The rescue team which immediately headed to the scene saw smoke rolling out …

Russia reacts to Armenia’s reluctance to return Azerbaijani soldier’s body

Russia reacts to Armenia’s reluctance to return Azerbaijani soldier’s body

A tragic incident recently happened between Azerbaijan and Armenia, and Moscow believes the two countries need to find the wisdom, strength and diplomatic opportunity to resolve this problem, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria …

Nalbandian: Armenia to open consulate general in Dubai

Nalbandian: Armenia to open consulate general in Dubai

Armenia will open a consulate general in Dubai (UAE), the Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian said today.  According to a corresponding decree of the Armenian president and a government decision, the need …

Food products prices increase in Armenia, but petrol prices decline

Food products prices increase in Armenia, but petrol prices decline

Petrol prices in Armenia in December 2016 were down by 18.7% in comparison with December 2015 and diesel fuel price was down by 22.4%, the National Statistical Service said.  According to the NSS, petrol price in 2016 December was …

EU urges Armenia to return body of Azerbaijani serviceman

EU urges Armenia to return body of Azerbaijani serviceman

Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjorn Jagland urged Armenia to return the body of the Azerbaijani serviceman without delay. "The Council of Europe does not have a direct role in the negotiations, and …

Turkey intends to build walls on borders with Armenia - media

Turkey intends to build walls on borders with Armenia - media

The Turkish Ministry of National Defense and the Finance Ministry are discussing a proposal to construct walls along the border with Armenia, the Turkish newspaper Star writes. A fence, which measures three meters high, is offered …

Gazprom Export offers Georgia package proposal on gas transportation to Armenia

Gazprom Export offers Georgia package proposal on gas transportation to Armenia

A regular meeting of the General Director of OOO Gazprom Export Elena Burmistrova and Georgia’s Energy Minister Kakha Kaladze took place in Minsk on January 10. Gazprom Export has offered a guaranteed …

Gazprom and Georgia to discuss gas transit to Armenia

Gazprom and Georgia to discuss gas transit to Armenia

Georgian Deputy Prime Minister, Energy Minister Kakha Kaladze will meet with the management of Gazprom Export to discuss the conditions for the transit of Russian natural gas to Armenia in 2017. "We have a position …

OSCE Minsk Group urges to return Azerbaijani soldier’s body

OSCE Minsk Group urges to return Azerbaijani soldier’s body

The Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group from the US, France and Russia released the statement, urging to return without delay human remains, in accord with the agreements of the Astrakhan Summit of 2010, bearing in mind the exclusively humanitarian …

Turkey could become strategic mediator between East and West

"Turkey could become strategic mediator between East and West"

German political scientist Heiko Langner believes

The demographic balance in Armenia is under threat

The demographic balance in Armenia is under threat

Armenia is the second country in the world for the number of selective abortions because of an obsessive desire for male children

Russian officer dies in Yerevan

Russian officer dies in Yerevan

A probable cause of death of the Russian Major, whose body was found in a hostel in Yerevan, can be a heart failure. At the moment, the criminal proceedings have been instituted on account of the serviceman’s death, the press service of the …

Russian military officer found dead in Yerevan

Russian military officer found dead in Yerevan

A Russian military officer has been found dead in one of the rooms of a hotel in Armenia’s capital Yerevan. The man, identified as Viktor Yemelyanov, was deputy chief of staff of the Russian military base located …

Armenia violates ceasefire with Azerbaijan 92 times

Armenia violates ceasefire with Azerbaijan 92 times

Armenian armed forces have violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops 92 times over the last 24 hours, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said on Jan. 1, APA reports. Armenian armed …

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry: Yerevan spreads false information about border clashes

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry: Yerevan spreads false information about border clashes

Armenian side continues spreading false information in order to aggravate the situation along the line of contact between the Azerbaijani and Armenian troops, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said. “In order to justify its losses …

Azerbaijan works to get body of its soldier killed in Armenian provocation

Azerbaijan works to get body of its soldier killed in Armenian provocation

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry continues joint work with relevant structures to receive the body of Azerbaijani soldier, Gurbanov Chingiz, who died as a result of the Armenian provocation on Dec. 29, the ministry …

Armenian president sets official date for nationwide parliamentary elections

Armenian president sets official date for nationwide parliamentary elections

Regular countrywide parliamentary elections are scheduled for April 2, 2017, Armenia’s President Serzh Sargsyan said on Thursday after signing a decree on setting the election date, TASS reports. "Regular …