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Arman Tatoyan: I will be able to withstand pressure on the post of Ombudsperson

Ralph Yirikian's personal support to people living in borderland village of Khachik

New Armenia Front urges world community to impose sanctions on Armenia's government

INECOBANK explains: One of key prerequisites of merger with ProCredit Bank was similarity of corporate governance culture and availability of professional teams

Vache Gabrielyan's brother-in-law arrested for bribery attempt

Yerevan: Ankara's statements that Vatican renounces Pope's April address have nothing to do with the reality

Andrzej Kasprzyk's powers prolonged for one more year

Indonesia facilitates visa regime for citizens of Armenia

Anelik Bank increases number of its branches to 15 by opening a new "Erebuni" branch in Yerevan

Rostelecom provides Nubarashen boarding school No.2 with IP television

Slovak lawmaker says he will keep supporting Armenians in Armenia's dispute with Turkey and Azerbaijan

Armenian Deputy Minister of Justice Arman Tatoyan is RPA's candidate for Ombudsman

Oppositionist: High petroleum prices in Armenia are result of criminal monopoly

Car of villager in Armenia fired by Azerbaijani Armed Forces

Minister names address of rebuilt Afrikyans' building

Nikol Pashinyan calls for government to investigate rumors about Samvel Aleksanyan's smuggling activities

C-bond publishes rating of Armenian underwriters

President's brother: Serzh Sargsyan intends to remain one of the country's major decision-makers

New political force being set up in Armenia

Vice-Speaker of Armenian Parliament: Baku's efforts to introduce element of inter-religious conflict to Karabakh problem are unallowable

Edward Nalbandian: Armenian diplomats did everything possible to prevent adoption of PACE reports by Walter and Markovic

Edward Nalbandian: Meeting with OSCE MG Co-Chairs will take place in the next few days

Armenian Foreign Ministry: Azerbaijani authorities take it a step further and accuse MG Co-Chairs in Islamophobia

ANC again applied to authorities demanding to accept its proposals on improvement of Armenia's electoral system

Nalbandian: Armenia is ready to move forward with EU

Edward Nalbandian: It would be strange to look for logic in Turkish diplomacy and rhetoric

Levon Zurabyan: Azerbaijan managed to implement its immediate goal

Human rights activist: ECHR will take no decision to return Ramil Safarov to Hungarian jail

Expert: Ombudspersons defeated Armenia's authorities with a score 3:0

Yerevan: Armenia seeks to enhance relations with Iran

Candidate for Ombudsman to be nominated by Standing Parliamentary Committee on State and Legal Affairs

Gevorgyans couple receives probation after crossing into Azerbaijan and being repatriated to Armenia

Mass Media: Russian serviceman attempts to penetrate into one of private flats in Gyumri

MP: Referendum results were rigged in the same way as nationwide elections held in recent years

Yerevan and Tbilisi discuss opportunities for extension of cooperation in defense

Beeline's "Where are you?" service allows tracking location of other subscribers within network

Armenian opposition suggests amending order of nomination of candidate for Ombudsman

Nikol Pashinyan: We should cease sad practice of unexplained resignations

Azerbaijan's president again makes claim against Armenia

Tinatin Khidasheli on Georgian lawmakers' voting at PACE: This is politics

Seyran Ohanyan: Enhancing regional security is a common goal of Yerevan and Tbilisi

RPA and ARFD have almost agreed on provision of several ministerial portfolios to ARFD

Armenian Parliament accepts Ombudsman's resignation without clarifying situation

Adoption of PACE rapporteur Milica Markovic's resolution sparks heated debates in Parliament of Armenia

Armen Rustamyan: Republican Party of Armenia itself made a cooperation proposal to ARF Dashnaktsutyun

Galust Sahakyan: Voting on anti-Armenian resolutions at PACE showed that not everybody in the PACE saw the reality from Baku oil derrick

Armenia ranks 54th in Heritage Foundation's 2016 Index of Economic Freedom

Diplomat: Iran's willingness to mediate Karabakh peace process carries threats for Armenia

Bright Armenia Party determined to save old building of Zvartnots Airport from demolition

Azerbaijan fires at Armenian positions from mortars

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02/02 19:04 Vice-Speaker of Armenian Parliament: Baku's efforts to introduce element of inter-religious conflict to Karabakh problem are unallowable

Vice-Speaker of Armenian parliament Eduard Sharmazanov condemned Baku's latest efforts to introduce element of inter-religious conflict to Karabakh problem.

02/02/2016 19:00

Edward Nalbandian: Meeting with OSCE MG Co-Chairs will take place in the next few days

Armenia jointly with the Co-Chairs of OSCE Minsk Group will continue efforts aimed at exclusively peaceful settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and a meeting with OSCE MG Co-Chairs will take place in the next few days, Armenia's Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian announced at a press conference in Yerevan on February 2.

01/02/2016 16:46

Azerbaijan's president again makes claim against Armenia

"The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict should be resolved based on the principles of the international law and within Azerbaijan's territorial integrity, said Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev during a meeting with His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the United Arab Emirates, in Abu Dhabi, APA reports.

01/02/2016 12:30

Diplomat: Iran's willingness to mediate Karabakh peace process carries threats for Armenia

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Arman Navasardyan believes Iran's willingness to mediate the Karabakh peace process carries threats for Armenia.

01/02/2016 12:20

Azerbaijan fires at Armenian positions from mortars

On January 30-31, the Azerbaijani armed forces breached the ceasefire on the line of contact of the Nagorno-Karabakh and Azerbaijani troops.

27/01/2016 12:30

Views from Yerevan: Azerbaijani villagers were left without water at personal initiative of Ilham Aliyev

The Azerbaijani villagers were left without irrigation water at the personal initiative of Ilham Aliyev, political analyst, ex-foreign minister of the Nagorno- Karabakh Republic Arman Melikyan says in an interview with ArmInfo.

27/01/2016 11:52

Forecast: Anti-Armenian resolutions at PACE may stimulate non-regional actors to develop new peacemaking practices

Both the resolutions discussed at PACE were evidently anti-Armenian, Arman Melikyan, a political analyst, ex-foreign minister of the Nagorny Karabakh Republic (NKR) told ArmInfo.

26/01/2016 17:18

Yerevan: PACE resolution on Sarsang reservoir brings grist to Azerbaijan's mill

Approval of the resolution entitled "Inhabitants of frontier regions of Azerbaijan are deliberately deprived of water" (rapporteur Milica Markovic, Bosnia and Herzegovina) in PACE brings grist to the mill of Azerbaijan's propaganda, Deputy Foreign Minister of Armenia Shavarsh Kocharyan wrote in his Twitter.

26/01/2016 17:16

PACE approves Resolution "Inhabitants of frontier regions of Azerbaijan are deliberately deprived of water" with amendments

PACE has approved the resolution entitled "Inhabitants of frontier regions of Azerbaijan are deliberately deprived of water" (rapporteur Milica Markovic, Bosnia and Herzegovina).

26/01/2016 17:10

Levon Zurabyan: Failure of Robert Walter's resolution is result of OSCE MG co chairs' work

Failure of Robert Walter's resolution presented to PACE, is first of all a result of OSCE MG co chairs' work, member of Armenian Delegation to PACE and Head of Armenian National Congress Faction Levon Zurabyan, who is currently in Strasbourg, said.

26/01/2016 16:41

Stepanakert: Approval of Sarsang resolution in PACE is blow to European democracy

Adoption of "Sarsang" resolution in PACE is a blow against European democracy; Press Secretary of Nagorno-Karabakh President David Babayan expressed this opinion to ArmInfo.

26/01/2016 10:48

NKR Defense Army stops another sabotage attempt by Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan made a sabotage attempt on the Line of Contact with Nagorny Karabakh Armed Forces overnight, the NKR Defense Army press office reports.

25/01/2016 14:22

Tehran ready to mediate Karabakh peace process if Yerevan and Baku agree

Iran is ready to mediate in the settlement of the Nagorno- Karabakh conflict if Azerbaijan and Armenia want, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Jaberi Ansari said in response to APAcorrespondent's question at a briefing in Tehran January 25.

25/01/2016 13:58

Anne Brasseur urges solution to Karabakh conflict that continues for many years

It's necessary to find solution over Nagorno- Karabakh conflict, Anne Brasseur, Chairperson of the PACE said at the PACE Winter Session in Strasbourg.

25/01/2016 13:55

Peace talks within OSCE Minsk Group are only way to resolve Karabakh conflict, Vice-President of OSCE PA says

The OSCE is concerned over escalation on the line of contact of the Azerbaijani and Nagorno-Karabakh troops, George Tsereteli, Vice-President of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, told journalists in Baku on Monday.

25/01/2016 13:51

Baku discontented at OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs' statement on inexpediency of discussing current two reports on Karabakh problems at PACE

Spokesman for Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry Hikmat Hajiyev made the remarks commenting on the January 22 statement by the OSCE MG co-chairs. "The recent statement by the OSCE MG co-chairs hinders the activities of other international organizations that seek to contribute to the resolution of the conflict, as well as the sovereign rights of the state that appealed to the international institution in connection with a matter of serious concern, prejudices the objectivity of the mediation efforts of the MG co-chairs and trust in them."

21/01/2016 16:46

Forecast: Azerbaijani regime that is in desperate straits might choose to "play the Karabakh card" or other wild car - political Islam

Azerbaijani regime that is in desperate straits might choose to "play the Karabakh card"--the one grievance that can rally all Azerbaijanis around the flag-and start a military operation, large or small, to recover lost territory, writes British analyst Thomas de Waal in his latest analysis "Azerbaijan's perfect storm" published on the website of Carnegie Endowment - Europe. "In that case, the Armenians would be bound to strike back and a new and potentially catastrophic conflict in the Caucasus would break out."

21/01/2016 14:11

Karabakh parliamentarians urge PACE to refrain from passing resolutions endangering stability in region

Parliamentary factions of the National Assembly of the Nagorny Karabakh Republic (NKR) came out with a joint statement urging PACE to refraining from passing anti-Armenian resolutions that endanger the stability and peace in the region.

20/01/2016 16:43

Armenian Defense Ministry: Losses of Armenian and Nagorno-Karabakh armed forces totaled 57 people in 2015

In 2015, the losses of the Armenian Armed Forces and the NKR Defense Army totaled 57 people, Artsrun Hovhannisyan, Spokesman for the Armenian Defense Ministry, says on his Facebook page.

19/01/2016 12:55

Vahan Babayan: Armenian delegation has chances to prevent anti-Armenian resolutions at PACE

Anti-Armenian resolutions were put on agenda of the PACE Winter Session with gross violations of the Organization's regulations, says Vahan Babayan, Armenian parliamentarian from Prosperous Armenia Party, a member of the Armenian Delegation to PACE.

14/01/2016 16:47

Edward Nalbandian and Charles Kupchan discuss Karabakh peace process

On January 14, Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian and Special Assistant to the US President and Senior Director for European Affairs at the National Security Council Charles A. Kupchan discussed the Armenian-US cooperation.

14/01/2016 13:42

Yerevan: If tension on line of contact keeps running high, enforcement measures should be taken against Baku or Nagorno-Karabakh Republic should be recognized

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev's statement that the latest meeting with Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan was formal demonstrates the real attitude of Baku towards the negotiations, the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs and basic principles of the conflict settlement, Deputy Foreign Minister of Armenia Shavarsh Kocharyan told reporters.

14/01/2016 11:18

Last night situation on Kararakh-Azerbaijan line of contact was comparatively calm

On Jan 13 night, the situation on the line of contact of the Nagorno-Karabakh and Azerbaijani troops was comparatively calm.

13/01/2016 11:01

OSCE Monitoring in Karabakh conflict zone scheduled for Jan 14

On January 14, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic, the OSCE Mission will conduct a planned monitoring of the Line of Contact between the armed forces of Nagorno Karabakh and Azerbaijan in the eastern direction of the Talish village of the NKR Martakert region, the NKR Foreign Ministry says in a press release.

13/01/2016 10:43

NKR Defense Army: The enemy fire was hushed

Azerbaijan continued violating the ceasefire on the Line of Contact with the Karabakh troops overnight, according to the NKR Defense Army.

12/01/2016 16:57

Implementation of US Congressmen's proposals will ramp down tension in Karabakh conflict zone, Ed Royce says

The US Congressmen are trying to ramp down the tension in the Karabakh conflict zone, according to U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce.

12/01/2016 14:10

Vice Speaker of Estonian Parliament: Karabakh conflict parties should be committed to the stand of EU and OSCE Minsk Group

Helir-Valdor Seeder, Deputy Speaker of the Estonian Parliament, and Eduard Sharmazanov, Vice Speaker of the Armenian Parliament, who is in Estonia on a working visit, discussed the Karabakh peace process on January 12.

11/01/2016 15:18

Settlement of Karabakh conflict to be one of priorities of Germany's OSCE chairmanship

Issues of peace and security will be the main priorities of Germany's chairmanship of the OSCE, German Ambassador to Azerbaijan Heidrun Temple told reporters in Baku on January 11.

29/12/2015 19:19

U.S. humanitarian assistance levels reflect a number of factors and are determined by Congress in the context of our overall assistance goals worldwide

U.S. humanitarian assistance levels reflect a number of factors and are determined by Congress in the context of our overall assistance goals worldwide. With this in mind, we would like to set the record straight on U.S. assistance to the people of Nagorno-Karabakh.

25/12/2015 15:10

Azerbaijan urges change in status quo in Karabakh conflict

Azerbaijan calls for intensifying the work on the proposals on the negotiating table to change the status quo in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said in an interview with local media on December 25.

25/12/2015 11:08

Moscow sees no breakthrough in Armenia-Azerbaijan talks in Bern

Russian Foreign Ministry representative Maria Zakharova said at a press briefing on December 24 the talks between the Armenian and Azerbaijani leaders in Bern made no breakthrough in the Karabakh peace process, but were a good opportunity for the two presidents to have a vis-a-vis talk.