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Kyaram Sloyan's family applies to ECHR to declare Azerbaijan's actions as military crime

Stepanakert's return to negotiating table has become topical after April war, ex-ambassador of US to Armenia says

Die Welt on Armenian Genocide resolution: Bundestag will finally call a spade a spade next week

Armenian Embassy to Russia responded to statement of Azerbaijan's Embassy to Russia

Bako Sahakyan sent congratulatory message on Day of the First Armenian Republic

Russian Embassy to Armenia responds to "Analitik.am" director's statement

Serzh Sargsyan: Military hostilities that unfolded in early April revealed more vividly some realities within and around us

Russian ambassador about pressure on Armenia: It is impossible to achieve the necessary result by exerting pressure on either of the parties

Eduard Sharmazanov: Baku's statements that Armenia produces nuclear weapons are insanity

Heritage: New Electoral Code fails to enhance public confidence in electoral processes

Eduard Sharmazanov: Samvel Babayan has the right to conduct any activities within the limits of the law

Seyran Ohanyan on Samvel Babayan's return: His heroic deeds are not forgotten

ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank launches ACBA Ticket free mobile app aimed at ensuring efficient customer service at branches

Yerevan hosts an exhibition of German artist Stefan Schwarzer's paintings

Deputy Minister: Modern cancer center to open in Armenia by late 2016

Armenian Ombudsman informs CoE Commissioner for Human Rights of atrocities committed by Azerbaijani Armed Forces

Fuel Company of Rosatom TVEL and Global Nuclear Fuel Sign Agreement to License and Supply TVS-K Fuel in U.S.

President Sargsyan and Head of "Russian Railways" discussed modernization of Armenian railway infrastructure

Baku to "blacklist" Bulgarian lawmakers for visiting Nagorno-Karabakh

Optimization goes full speed: Armenian government refused 30 cars over week

Edward Nalbandian: Armenia-Artsakh agreement on mutual military support is being elaborated

Nalbandian responds to Switalski

Samvel Babayan: I am back to Artsakh and it is for the people to decide the rest

NKR Defense Army soldier killed

Komatsu mining equipment presented at Teghout

Situation on Armenian-Azerbaijani border was mostly peaceful overnight

Azerbaijani armed forces resume fire overnight

UCom CEO: Future of telecommunications field is in providing convergent services

Beeline launches an upgraded landline network upgraded with wireless technology and 450 MHz

Armenian reconnoiter: Largely discussed 700-800 ha are neutral zone between dug positions

Vivacell-MTS has replenished range of smartphones offered within "STARTPHONE" tariff plan with 9 new models

Rostelecom Armenia summed up results of the 1st round of annual "Technology for Life -More Opportunities" contest

Military Prosecutor's Office of Armenia investigates information about sale of Armenian Armed Forces' tinned food in Poland

Areximbank-GPB Group sums up results of "8 gifts by March 8" campaign conducted jointly with MasterCard

Transport ministry: Gagik Beglaryan has no bodyguards and he is not implicated in beating of people

Aim of OSCE MG Co-Chairs is to lay groundwork for negotiations that can lead to a comprehensive settlement, Warlick

Central Bank: By 1 April 2016 overdue loans in Armenian banks grew by 22.5% over year

Vladimir Yevseyev: Updated Madrid Principles will not be implemented until the armed conflict is frozen

Mass Media: Bodyguards of Transport Minister detained under case over beating of businessman's son Sergey Abovyan

Stepanakert: The territories the Armenian side lost in April were mostly part of the buffer zone around Nagorno Karabakh

Federica Mogherini says next annual Eastern Partnership Foreign Ministers' meeting will be held in spring of 2017

Seyran Ohanyan has not met with Samvel Babayan

PACE Co-rapporteurs: Those responsible for atrocities in Karabakh conflict zone should be held fully accountable

Expenses of Armenian President's Administration up 10% in 2015

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27/05 18:12 Russian ambassador about pressure on Armenia: It is impossible to achieve the necessary result by exerting pressure on either of the parties

It is impossible to achieve the necessary result by exerting pressure on either of the parties to the Karabakh conflict, Russian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Vladimir Dorokhin said on May 27, when replying to the Azerbaijani students' remarks that either it is necessary to exert pressure on Armenia to make it leave Nagorno-Karabakh or Moscow should shut its eyes to Baku's attempts to annex Karabakh.

26/05/2016 19:24

Baku to "blacklist" Bulgarian lawmakers for visiting Nagorno-Karabakh

Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for Azerbaijan's Foreign Ministry, told APA on Thursday that the visit of a group of MPs of Bulgaria's Patriotic Front Party to Karabakh is qualified as an attempt to promote the "illegal regime" created as a result of "military aggression". According to him, this illegal visit shows that there are some in Bulgaria who are bothered by strategic friendship and cooperation between Azerbaijan and Bulgaria.

26/05/2016 19:03

Edward Nalbandian: Armenia-Artsakh agreement on mutual military support is being elaborated

The Armenia-Artsakh agreement on mutual military support is being elaborated at the Armenian Foreign Ministry, Edward Nalbandian, Armenian Foreign Minister, said at today's parliamentary hearings on the budget.

26/05/2016 14:20

NKR Defense Army soldier killed

On May 25 at about 6:20pm local time, a solider of the Nagorno Karabakh Defense Army died of gunshot wound under so far unclear circumstances, the NKR Defense Army press-office told ArmInfo.

26/05/2016 13:28

Azerbaijani armed forces resume fire overnight

Azerbaijan's Armed Forces resumed ceasefire violations on the Line of Contact with the Nagorno Karabakh Republic Armed Forces on the night to May 26 after a day of peace.

25/05/2016 20:23

Armenian reconnoiter: Largely discussed 700-800 ha are neutral zone between dug positions

The 800ha territories will remain under the adversary's control temporarily, participant of Karabakh war, reconnoiter of the Central Command, founder and commander of the reconnoiters division of special operations Vova Vardanov said at today's press- conference in Yerevan, commenting on the 800 ha of territories lost during Azerbaijan's aggression in Nagorno-Karabakh.

25/05/2016 14:08

Aim of OSCE MG Co-Chairs is to lay groundwork for negotiations that can lead to a comprehensive settlement, Warlick

The OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs have no immediate plans to visit the region, US Co-Chair James Warlick told APA on Tuesday.

24/05/2016 15:50

Stepanakert: The territories the Armenian side lost in April were mostly part of the buffer zone around Nagorno Karabakh

The territories the Armenian side lost in April were mostly part of the buffer zone around Nagorno Karabakh. David Babayan, Spokesperson for the NKR President, told ArmInfo when commenting on Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan's statement that "the lost 800 ha were part of Artsakh's territory" In response to ArmInfo question as to whether those territories were within the administrative borders of NKR, Babayan said: "Most of the lost territories, I repeat, most of them, not all, were in the buffer zone."

24/05/2016 13:25

PACE Co-rapporteurs: Those responsible for atrocities in Karabakh conflict zone should be held fully accountable

Following a visit to Yerevan, the co-rapporteurs for the monitoring of Armenia by the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), Alan Meale (United Kingdom, SOC) and Guiseppe Galati (Italy, EPP/CD), have urged all political forces in Armenia to continue their dialogue on the new electoral code, and to seek compromise in order achieve as wide a consensus as possible, according to the PACE website.

23/05/2016 19:53

Mammadyarov: Status quo in Karabakh conflict may lead to severe military clashes

The recent escalation in front-line has signaled that the status quo in the settlement of the Karabakh conflict may lead to violence and severe military clashes, said Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov, when addressing the meeting of Foreign Ministers of Eastern Partnership countries in Brussels on May 23.

23/05/2016 15:58

Seyran Ohanyan: Territories lost during April war were part of Artsakh

The Armenian side has nothing to hide. Troops transfer did happen, Armenian Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan told reporters, when commenting on President Serzh Sargsyan's statement about the 800 hectares Armenia lost during the April war.

23/05/2016 14:47

Armenian Defense Ministry responds to media reports about dismissal of commander of Mataghis regiment

Actually, Armenian Defense Ministry Spokesperson Artsrun Hovhannisyan has confirmed the information about dismissal of Mataghis regiment commander Harutyun Amirkhanyan.

23/05/2016 14:35

Greek Defense Minister: Nagorno Karabakh conflict should be settled exclusively through peaceful means

"The issues regarding the security for both Armenia and Greece are considered prior," Deputy Speaker of the Armenian National Assembly Eduard Sharmazanov who was on a working in Athens said at a meeting with the National Defense Minister of Greece Panos Kammenos, on May 22.

23/05/2016 14:22

Baku trying to shift responsibility for April flare up in Karabakh onto Armenian side

"Today everyone understands that the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict must sooner or later be resolved peacefully and through negotiations," Novruz Mammadov, deputy head of Azerbaijani presidential administration, chief of the administration's foreign relations department said in an interview with ANS TV channel, according to Trend.

21/05/2016 15:48

Samvel Farmanyan: Agramunt is not the politician to have any influence on Karabakh conflict settlement

The biased statement of the PACE President Pedro Agramunt, who said that he would do his best to contribute to settlement of the Karabakh problem, is detached from the reality, because PACE has no mandate to take part in the settlement of the conflict, Samvel Farmanyan, member of the Armenian Delegation to PACE, has told ArmInfo.

21/05/2016 13:46

Azerbaijan breached ceasefire agreement using various small arms

The situation along the Line of Contact of Nagorno- Karabakh and Azerbaijani troops remained tranquil overnight, the press-service of Nagorno- Karabakh Defense Army informs.

21/05/2016 12:52

Bako Sahakyan addressed to participants of 2nd forum of Armenian Political Parties launched in Stepanakert

On 21 May Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan sent an address to the participants of the second forum of Armenian Political Parties launched in the city of Stepanakert, the press-service of NKR President informs.

21/05/2016 12:47

Stepanakert rejects Baku's accusations of alleged use of prohibited shells with white phosphorus

Foreign ministry of Nagorno-Karabakh made a statement related to accusation of Azerbaijan's foreign ministry of the alleged use of prohibited ammunition, including shells with white phosphorus, during the military operations on April 2-5, 2016. The statement provided to ArmInfo by the press-service of the NKR foreign ministry particularly reads:

20/05/2016 11:22

Nagorno Karabakh disclaims Azerbaijan's allegations

Defense Ministry of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic has refuted the reports by the Azerbaijani media saying that the Armenian side allegedly shot down its own drone on May 19.

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19/05/2016 18:37

Analyst: Baku got green light to unleash April aggression basing on principle "take whatever you can, we will not allow your defeat"

Baku got the green light to unleash April aggression against Artsakh basing on the principle "take whatever you can, we will not allow your defeat in any case", former foreign minister of Nagorno Karabakh, independent analyst Arman Melikyan stated during discussions held today in the Armenian Center of National and International Studies.

19/05/2016 18:34

Analyst: Lack of conclusions from the changes in Karabakh situation triggers concern

The fact that the authorities of Armenia and Artsakh fail to draw any conclusions from the changes in the Karabakh situation causes concern and alarm, Manvel Sargsyan, Director of the Armenian Center for National and International Studies, said during debates on May 19.

19/05/2016 18:19

Analyst: There are factors making authorities act contrary to Armenia's interests

There are factors making the authorities act contrary to Armenia's interests, Manvel Sargsyan, Director of the Armenian Center for National and International Studies, said during the debates on May 19.

19/05/2016 17:51

Diplomat: After Formula-1 race in Baku, situation in Karabakh conflict zone will grow tense again

Head of Modus Vivendi Center of Sociological Studies, Armenia's ambassador to Canada in 2000-2006, Ara Papyan is sure that after the Formula-1 race in Azerbaijan on June 17-18, the situation in the Karabakh conflict zone will grow tense again.

19/05/2016 15:03

OSCE monitoring of Line of Contact between Azerbaijan and Artsakh registers no violations of ceasefire

On May 19, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Nagorno Karabakh Republic, the OSCE Mission conducted a planned monitoring of the Line of Contact between the armed forces of Nagorno Karabakh and Azerbaijan in the eastern direction of Martakert, according to the NKR Foreign Ministry.

19/05/2016 14:27

German lawmaker: Die Linke to raise awareness of Karabakh problem on all platforms

Till the end of this year, Die Linke Party will be taking measures to raise awareness of the Karabakh problem on all platforms, Martin Dolzer, Member of the Hamburg Parliament from Die Linke Party, said at a press conference in Yerevan on May 19.

19/05/2016 13:46

Rep. Brad Sherman Urges "Leahy Law" Investigation into Azerbaijani War Crimes

Senior House Foreign Affairs Committee member Brad Sherman (D-CA) has called on the State Department to conduct a "Leahy Law" investigation of Azerbaijani war crimes committed during the April 2-7 attacks against Nagorno Karabakh, and urged an immediate suspension of military aid to Baku, citing the Aliyev regime's ongoing attacks on Armenia and Artsakh, reported the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA).

18/05/2016 19:15

Malena Mard: Aliyev-Sargsyan meeting is a very positive fact

The Vienna meeting between presidents of Azerbaijan and Armenia on the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is a very positive fact, Malena Mard, Head of the EU Delegation in Azerbaijan, told reporters in Baku May 18, APA reports.

18/05/2016 18:38

Expert: Optimism about Vienna arrangements is too high

The optimism about the Vienna arrangements is too high, according to Deputy Director of the Caucasus Institute Sergey Minasyan.

18/05/2016 17:11

Any increase in OSCE staff is positive for peace keeping in Karabakh conflict zone, US expert says

Sabine Freizer, senior fellow at the Atlantic Council, is convinced that the meeting between the presidents of Armenia and Azerbaijan, mediated by the foreign ministers of the US, Russia and France was urgently needed to reinforce the ceasefire and restore a sense of stability and calm along the line of contact.

18/05/2016 16:40

Forecast: Armenian side may undergo pressure during Sargsyan-Aliyev meeting in June

During the Sargsyan-Aliyev meeting in June, the Armenian side may undergo pressure to start elaborating a document on comprehensive settlement of the Karabakh conflict, Head of ARFD Bureau's Hay Dat and Political Affairs Office Kiro Manoyan said at a press conference in Yerevan on May 18. He said that the during the meeting in Vienna the OSCE Minsk Group co-chair countries' representatives accepted the Armenian side's proposals to finalize an OSCE investigative mechanism and to expand the existing Office of the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson in Office.

18/05/2016 16:39

ARFD: Sargsyan-Aliyev arrangement to create investigative mechanisms may fail

The Vienna arrangement of the Armenian and Azerbaijani Presidents, Serzh Sargsyan and Ilham Aliyev, to create mechanisms to investigate the incidents along the line of contact may fail if the parties do not propose mutually acceptable specific mechanisms, Head of ARFD Bureau's Hay Dat and Political Affairs Office Kiro Manoyan said at a press conference in Yerevan on May 18.