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Bomb alert at Yerevan's Republic Square

Armenia's Rescue Service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations received an anonymous call, claiming that bombs were installed at Republic Square in Yerevan, the press service of the service said. Rescuers were dispatched to …

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Fight in restaurant leaves one dead in Yerevan

In Yerevan, one man was killed and two wounded as a result of a quarrel in the courtyard of the restaurant complex. The Armenian police informed that ‘’on September 4, at 01.20, a message was received, that 25-year-old …

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 Woman found dead in Yerevan water canal

A dead body of a young woman was found today inside a water canal running along a street in the Armenian city of Yerevan The Operative Management Center of the Rescue Service of the Armenian Ministry of Emergency Situations received a …

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 OSCE Office in Yerevan closed

The OSCE Office in Yerevan was closed today after 17 years of work, the OSCE press service said. The OSCE flag was already taken down from the building of this office. The OSCE Permanent Council could not achieve consensus in …

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Fire at Yerevan plant extinguished

The fire at the Nairit chemical plant in Armenia’s capital city of Yerevan was extinguished, Armenia's Ministry of Emergency Situations said. The fire cores are depleted, as of Wednesday 9:30 am, in the four containers at …

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 Road accident in Yerevan, 1 dead and 2 injured

A major road accident occurred in Yerevan, the capital city of Armenia, this morning.  A vehicle went off road on Victory Bridge, hit concrete, toppled a section of the iron pillars and railings of the bridge, rolled down about 40 …

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 New details of Yerevan hostage incident

New details have been ascertained into the hostage-taking at a billiard bar in Armenia’s capital city of Yerevan. Eyewitnesses said that the man who attacked had put the knife on the young woman’s neck and threatened to kill …

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Fire almost extinguished at Yerevan plant

Firefighting efforts at Nairit chemical plant, in Armenia’s capital city of Yerevan, have continued all night long. As of 9:00 am, the fire was extinguished in three of the four reinforced concrete containers that serve as ethanol …

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 Fire breaks out at Nairit plant in Yerevan

A fire broke out in Nairit chemical plant in Yerevan today. According to preliminary information, an alert received at 13:10 local time said a fire broke out on the territory of the plant, Sputnik Armenia reported. The press …

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Berdymukhamedov arrives in Yerevan

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov arrived in the capital of Armenia for an official visit. He arrived in Yerevan at the invitation of Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan. He will participate at …

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Writer Perch Zeytuntsyan passes away

Armenian playwright and screenwriter Perch Zeytuntsyan passed away today in Yerevan aged 79. the press service of the Armenian Culture Minister confirmed. Zeytuntsyan was the Minister of Culture in the first post-Soviet …

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Hrachya Harutyunyan to serve sentence in Armenia

The Armenian judge granted the motion to recognize the verdict of the Russian court in the case of Hrachya Harutyunyan, Armenian driver convicted in Russia. The motion was presented by the penitentiary department of the …

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Four more shells found in Yerevan house

Four more shells were found in the house in the Yerevan district of Davitashen where an explosion killed one man and seriously wounded another on August 2, the press service of the Armenian Ministry of Emergency Situations. The …

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 Armenia's transport ministry building up for sale

A building in Yerevan housing the Armenian ministry of transport, communication and information technology, is up for sale. A corresponding decision was approved by the Armenian government today. The building will be …

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