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New appointments at VTB Bank (Armenia)

Armenian President: Denial of Armenian Genocide turns present-day Turkish authorities into accomplices to the crime committed by Young Turks

President Serzh Sargsyan attends opening of Komitas Museum-Institute

Spokesman of Armenian DM: I will not be surprised if tomorrow Azerbaijan destroys an Armenian intercontinental ballistic missile

Action of protest held in front of OSCE Office in Yerevan

Tension on Line of Contact is unlikely to develop into large-scale military operations, Azeri expert says

Well-known actor Vardan Petrosyan sentenced to 5 years in jail

Armenian Defense Ministry: Two Armenian servicemen wounded as a result of Azeri sabotage attack

Small business representatives heading towards president's residence protesting against Law on Turnover Tax

Azeri raiders convicted in Artsakh apply to Court of Appeal

Gevork Kostanyan: Armenian people had to protect their own history against distortion at ECHR

Haaretz: President of Israel touches upon Armenian Genocide

Francois Hollande calls on Turkey to dispel stereotypes and recognize Genocide of Armenians

Armenian armed forces rebuff a new Azeri sabotage attack on the border in Tavush region

Armenian delegation to PACE voices issue of Armenian Genocide in Ottoman Turkey

Small HPPs constructed on rivers to get green passports

Verdict on "Perincek vs. Switzerland" case will be announced within 6-8 months

Official Stepanakert thinks extradition of Dilham Askerov may not be debated

OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs voice their concern over growing tensions in Karabakh conflict zone

Eduard Sharmazanov: "OSCE MG's latest statement was unprecedented, as the mediators took Baku down a peg for the first time ever "

President of Armenia: "Artsakh's right to live in freedom is undisputable"

Artsvik Minasyan: Any integration is senseless for unreformed economy of Armenia

Armenia's Energy Ministry plans to sell part of Nairit Plant's assets

Armenian Defense Minister: Transfer of Valery Permyakov to Armenian law-enforcers was not discussed at the meeting with Arkady Bakhin

Expert: Armenian law-enforcers are not involved in Permyakov case investigation to full extent

British Film Festival 13th Love Edition to kick off in Yerevan on Feb 14

Changes in Russia-Middle East relations cannot but affect Armenian-Russian military strategic cooperation

Armenian FM: Armenia and Iran have no problems concerning their joint projects

Global Finance: In 2015 Ameriabank named the best trade finance bank of the year in Armenia

Armenian Defense Minister: Azerbaijani raider's fate must be discussed with authorities of Nagorno Karabakh only

OSCE chairperson-in-office calls on the parties to the Karabakh conflict to ensure a full ceasefire

Armenia to appear in first semifinal of Eurovision Song Contest 2015

Foreign minister of Iran: Teheran hopes to tackle issue of Russia's S300 supplies as soon as possible

Serzh Sargsyan: It might have been possible to prevent the crimes committed under veil of WWII had the crimes against humanity committed during WWI earned unequivocal international condemnation

Newspaper: Permyakov was not acquainted with Avetisyans family

India Ambassador to Armenia welcomes level of bilateral cooperation

Expert: Russia's every decision directly affects Armenia

Richard Giragosian: After aligning with EEU, Armenia faced security threats

Police: Valery Permyakov might have acted not alone

Armenian FM: Armenia's stance on Karabakh is similar to that of Russia, France and the United States

President of Armenia: We have prepared many surprises for hotheads in Azerbaijan

Expert: Defense capability of Armenian armed forces is much higher than offensive ability of Azerbaijan

Armenian FM: Armenia and Russia are unanimous that trial of the Gyumri murder case must be transparent

Political expert: Azeri provocations on the border occur following tragic events in Gyumri

Expert: Turkish president will not change his rhetoric on threshold of Centenary of Armenian Genocide

Edward Nalbandian: Doubts about Baku's reasonableness are growing with every passing day

SME representatives demand that Armenian Government should suspend Law "On Turnover Tax"

Three Azeri soldiers killed and two wounded as a result of ceasefire violation by Azerbaijan

Turcologist: No serious events in Armenia on threshold of Centenary of Armenian Genocide are observed yet

NATO plays no role in Karabakh conflict settlement but supports OSCE Minsk Group's efforts

29/01 17:21 Tension on Line of Contact is unlikely to develop into large-scale military operations, Azeri expert says

The tension of the last days in Karabakh and on the border of Armenia and Azerbaijan is unlikely to go into large-scale fighting. This opinion was expressed in an interview with Turan by political scientist, MP Rasim Musabekov.

29/01/2015 13:48

Azeri raiders convicted in Artsakh apply to Court of Appeal

Azeri raiders Shahbaz Guliyev and Dilham Askerov have applied to the Court of Appeal. The lawyers of the raiders say that Guliyev intends to appeal against the judgment in general and Askerov will appeal against the provis

29/01/2015 12:28

Official Stepanakert thinks extradition of Dilham Askerov may not be debated

Official Stepanakert thinks that extradition of Dilham Askerov, who has been sentenced to life imprisonment, may not be debated, David Babayan, Spokesman for Artsakh Republic President, has told RFE/RL Armenian Service (Radio Azatutyun) when commenting on the latest statement of Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.

29/01/2015 10:35

OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs voice their concern over growing tensions in Karabakh conflict zone

U.S., Russian and French mediators disseminated a statement on Tuesday voicing serious concern at Azerbaijani armed incursions reported by the Armenian side and urged Azerbaijan to seek only a peaceful settlement of the Nagorno- Karabakh conflict.

29/01/2015 10:32

Eduard Sharmazanov: "OSCE MG's latest statement was unprecedented, as the mediators took Baku down a peg for the first time ever "

The latest statement of the OSCE Minsk Group co- chairs was unprecedented, as, for the first time ever, the mediators addressed one of the parties to the conflict with a call and even demand, Eduard Sharmazanov, Spokesperson of the Republican Party of Armenia, Vice Speaker of the Armenian Parliament, told ArmInfo.

27/01/2015 21:11

Armenian Defense Minister: Azerbaijani raider's fate must be discussed with authorities of Nagorno Karabakh only

Azerbaijani raider Dilham Askerov's fate must be discussed with the authorities of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic only, Defense Minister of Armenia Seyran Ohanyan told reporters, Tuesday.

27/01/2015 21:09

OSCE chairperson-in-office calls on the parties to the Karabakh conflict to ensure a full ceasefire

The OSCE Chairperson-in-Office and Serbia's Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic expressed concern at recent developments on the Armenian-Azerbaijani border and the Line of Contact. "I would like to urge the sides to ensure a full ceasefire and cessation of hostilities as stipulated in the May 1994 agreement," he said. "I deplore the upsurge in acts of violence resulting in loss of lives, and I call on the sides to demonstrate responsibility and avoid steps that would lead to further escalation.

26/01/2015 17:21

Armenian FM: Armenia's stance on Karabakh is similar to that of Russia, France and the United States

Armenia's stance on the Karabakh problem is similar to the stance of Russia, France and the United States. The same cannot be said about Azerbaijan, Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian said at today's press conference in Yerevan when commenting on the Azeri media outlets' misinformation about German Chancellor Angela Merkel's statements on Nagorno- Karabakh.

26/01/2015 12:24

Three Azeri soldiers killed and two wounded as a result of ceasefire violation by Azerbaijan

On Jan 25 night, Azerbaijan breached the ceasefire on the Line of Contact of the Azeri and Nagorno-Karabakh troops for about 800 times.

26/01/2015 12:22

NATO plays no role in Karabakh conflict settlement but supports OSCE Minsk Group's efforts

NATO plays no role in the Karabakh conflict settlement, NATO Secretary General's Special Representative for the South Caucasus and Central Asia James Appathurai says.

24/01/2015 15:33

Armenia's Defense Ministry: Armenian armed forces destroy a group of Azeri raiders in Tavush region

Saturday noon the Azeris attempted one more raid into Armenia's Tavush region, Spokesman of Armenia's Defense Ministry Artsrun Hovhannissyan says on Facebook.

24/01/2015 13:07

Mammadyarov to meet with OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs in Krakow

Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has met with the French Co-Chair of the OSCE Minsk Group Pier Andrew.

24/01/2015 11:09

Andrzej Kasprzyk: We are concerned over the situation at the line of contact

Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairman-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk is concerned over situation in Karabakh conflict zone.

23/01/2015 17:35

Pascal Meunier: OSCE MG co-chair countries want resumption of dialogue

"We want the resumption of dialogue regarding the Nagorno Karabakh conflict and will try to strengthen confidence-building measures between the sides," French Ambassador to Azerbaijan Pascal Meunier told APA.

23/01/2015 17:29

Reiner Morell: Germany is ready to show aid in Karabakh settlement whenever is a need

Germany is a member of the OSCE Minsk Group, and we closely follow developments in the Karabakh conflict zone, Ambassador of Germany to Armenia, Reiner Morell, told journalists today.

23/01/2015 16:52

Armenian analyst: Azerbaijan may attack Artsakh and Armenia only if Russia gives it appropriate guarantees

Considering the current geopolitical balance of power in the world, Azerbaijan may attack Artsakh and Armenia only if it obtains appropriate guarantees of Russia, political analyst Saro Saroyan told ArmInfo.

23/01/2015 14:48

Armenian expert: The tense situation in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone has own logic of development, which has nothing to do with Russia- West relations

The tense situation in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone has its own logic of development, which has nothing to do with Russia-West relations or the Ukrainian crisis.

23/01/2015 11:13

Armenian expert: The tense situation in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone has own logic of development, which has nothing to do with Russia- West relations

The tense situation in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone has its own logic of development, which has nothing to do with Russia-West relations or the Ukrainian crisis.

23/01/2015 08:34

Angela Merkel falls victim of Azerbaijani misinformation

Azerbaijan's propaganda machine misses no single chance to spread misinformation about the Nagorno-Karabakh peace process. This time its victim is German Chancellor Angela Merkel, whose words have been distorted by Azerbaijani mass media.

22/01/2015 11:57

Angela Merkel urges peaceful resolution to Karabakh conflict

Conflicts, including the Armenian- Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict should be solved peacefully, the German Chancellor Angela Merkel said at a joint press conference with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev in Berlin, on January 21, Trend's special correspondent reported.

20/01/2015 14:47

Expert: Against the background of the impossible compromise, the parties to the Karabakh conflict should at least refuse killing each other

Looking for the new realistic ways of the Karabakh conflict settlement is not only a task of the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairmen, but also of the authorities and experts of Armenia, Karabakh and Azerbaijan, chairman of the NKR Public Council for Foreign Policy and Security, Masis Mailyan, told Arminfo correspondent when commenting on activeness of the adversary in January 2015 that has led to the new victims.

20/01/2015 13:52

Nagorno-Karabakh expert: Nagorno-Karabakh's sovereignty will be strongly restricted if foreign troops are deployed in its territory

Our sovereignty will be strongly restricted if we do as the Madrid Principles say and let foreign troops into our territory, Nagorno-Karabakh's foreign policy and security expert Masis Mailyan told ArmInfo.

20/01/2015 13:30

Armenian soldier dies, as Azerbaijan breaches ceasefire

According to operative data of the NKR Defense Army, Azerbaijan breached the ceasefire on the Line of Contact with Karabakh Armed Forces over 220 times overnight. They fired over 2,000 shots from weapons of various calibers at the Armenian positions.

17/01/2015 13:51

Azerbaijani special services attempt another raid on Karabakh border

According to operative data of the NKR Defense Army, in the period from January 11 up to 17, Azerbaijan breached the ceasefire about 1200 times firing about 12,000 shots at the Armenian positions from weapons of various calibers.

16/01/2015 20:01

James Warlick comments on incident during last OSCE monitoring in Nagorno-Karabakh

US Co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group James Warlick has commented on the incident that took place during the last OSCE monitoring in Nagorno-Karabakh on Jan 14.

15/01/2015 12:16

Azerbaijani Ambassador indignant about The Guardian's article on Nagorno-Karabakh

The Guardian has published Ambassador of Azerbaijan to London Tahir Taghizadeh's letter sent to its editorial staff. According to Trent, in his letter, the Ambassador expresses his indignation that the newspaper has included Nagorno-Karabakh in an article on "the best new adventures for 2015" (Totally out there, Travel, 10 January).

14/01/2015 14:48

James Warlick says new meeting of Armenian and Azerbaijani foreign ministers possible

U.S. Co-Chair of the OSCE Minsk Group James Warlick says a new meeting of the co-chairs with the foreign ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan is possible within the coming weeks.

14/01/2015 13:41

OSCE Monitoring fails as Azerbaijan shells at Karabakh positions

OSCE Monitoring on the Line of Contact of the Nagorny Karabakh and Azerbaijan armed forces failed at Azerbaijani party opened fire at the Karabakh positions. According to the NKR Defense Army press-service, the OSCE was monitoring the area near the community of Horadiz. OSCE CiO PR's field assistants Hristo Hrisotv and Jiri Aberle were monitoring on the Karabakh party.

12/01/2015 20:29

Serviceman wounded on NKR-Azeri contact line

A Nagorno-Karabakh serviceman was wounded by an Azeri sniper on Monday. The press service of Nagorno-Karabakh's Defense Army reports that the incident took place at 4:00 PM in the south of Nagorno-Karabakh. The injured is 22-year-old Misak Hakobyan.

12/01/2015 15:38

Vanguard units of the NKR Defense Army prevent Azerbajani sabotage actions

On Sunday at around 11pm, the sabotage and intelligence-gathering teams of the adversary attempted to infiltrate from the northeastern and eastern directions of the Line of Contact between the Karabakh-Azerbaijani opposing forces.

12/01/2015 11:33

Azerbaijan breaches ceasefire nearly 2500 times last week

Azerbaijani Armed Forces breached the ceasefire on the line of contact with the Nagorny Karabakh Defense Army nearly 2500 times in the period from 4 up to 10 January, the NKR Defense Army press-service said.