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OSCE MG urges Karabakh conflict sides to reduce tensions

The OSCE Minsk Group (MG) encourages the sides of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict to consider measures that would reduce tensions on the line of contact and the international border between Armenia and Azerbaijan, says a …

Snakes’ attack in Armenia

Today, four snakes attacked Armenian citizens: three blunt-nosed vipers and one dice snake, the Ministry of Emergency …

 Fire breaks out at Yerevan apartment

A fire broken out at an apartment in Yerevan. The Ministry of Emergency Situations of Armenia received a call at 9:54 am.  Emergency response teams, two firefighting squads, one fire engine, and a psychologist from the MES …

Armenia and Iran sign new memorandum of understanding

A memorandum of understanding between the Ministry of Economic Development and Investments of Armenia and the Institute of Standards & Industrial Research of Iran (ISIRI) was signed in Tehran today.  The document was signed by …

 Armenia violates ceasefire 140 times in 24 hours

The Armenian Armed Forces violated the ceasefire 140 times along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops in the course of 24 hours, using heavy machine guns, 60-mm and 82-mm mortars (2 shells), the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry …

NATO urges peaceful settlement of Karabakh conflict

NATO continues to encourage both Armenia and Azerbaijan to work towards a peaceful resolution to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, a NATO official said. “NATO fully supports the Minsk Group’s efforts to that end,” the …

US doctors to help Armenian patients

More than 30 doctors and medical professionals form the US will arrive in Armenia to provide routine and emergency level care to rural areas of the country within the annual trips of doctors organized by the Armenian Medical Mission. …

Iranian truck overturns in Armenia, injuring people

A major road accident occurred yesterday evening in Armenia.  A truck with Iranian citizen Gholamrasoul Muhammadnour Barahoui, 37, went out of control at the Tigranashen (Karki) village bends on the Yerevan-Meghri highway, went off …