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Yerevan students postpone strike

Yerevan students, declared strike over draft deferment bill, decided to stop the strike temporarily, ” one of the activists, Vahram Grigoryan, said. The students discussed their further steps with the members of …

Youth protesting as Yerevan sends students to war

Armenia’s National Assembly adopted the draft law "On military service and the status of serviceman" in the second and final reading. The new legislation is expected to abolish temporary exemptions from military service. …

First unit of Armenian NPP can be completely removed

Armenia's government will decide the fate of the draft law 'On decommissioning of the first power unit of the Armenian Nuclear Power Plant' tomorrow. Due to the fact tat the power unit of the NPP has been in the cold …

Sevan issue self-directed

The issue of increasing the quantity of water released from Lake Sevan by 100 million cubic meters of water turned out to be not only economic and ecological - it became political and, perhaps, even civilizational issue, exposing nature of …

Armenian Parliament debates on government program

Armenia's National Assembly commenced its special session devoted to the debates on the program of the government. The matter of whether to approve the 2017/22 program is on the agenda.  As reported earlier, the …

Ara Babloyan elected Armenian parliament speaker

Ara Babloyan from the ruling Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) was elected the speaker of the National Assembly on  May 18. The parliament voted by secret ballot with 88 in favor and 12 opposed, catapulting …