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Ankara lashes at U.S. resolution on 'Armenian genocide'

The Turkish authorities said that the recent U.S. resolution recognizing Armenian claims of 1915 events, jeopardize the bilateral relations with Turkey. "The sanctions bill that passed yesterday in the Senate Foreign Relations …

Russia prolongs loan for Armenia's NPP upgrade

Russia has agreed to prolong a $270 million loan for upgrading the Metsamor nuclear power plant, Armenia's Territorial Management and Infrastructure Minister Suren Papikyan said. "The issue of loan …

One killed in Yerevan accident

A middle-aged man was hit and killed by a car in Yerevan this morning. The witness to a hit-and-run accident called an ambulance, but the victim died on the spot.  A criminal case has been …

Armenian police fulfills Turkish Interpol's request

According to the Armenian police report, the Armenian law enforcement authorities fulfilled the request of the Turkish branch of Interpol to capture the criminal. A Georgian citizen, arrested in absentia and put on the international …

Unknown left bag with dollars in Zvartnots

According to the Yerevan Zvartnots airport press-service, a forgotten bag with personal belongings and $ 4 thousand were found in the airport building. “The backpack was found in the departure hall. He was handed over to the …

Pashinyan’s deputy minister caught on corruption

According to the National Security Service of Armenia, Gevork Loretsyan, deputy minister of education, science, culture and sport, was taken into custody. Loretsyan is accused of bribery on a particularly large scale. The investigation …