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Karen Mirzoyan: Karabakh authorities have been taking all the necessary steps for returning of the bodies of the members of MI-24 crew

Every third resident of Armenia is "statistically" poor

Vahe Hakobyan dismissed from the position of the Head of Armenia's Water Management Committee

Ameria Management Advisory enlarges geography of its activities

David Babayan: James Warlick has de facto recognized the presence of a state border between Nagorno-Karabakh and Azerbaijan

MP from Armenian National Congress: Non-power parliamentary forces should be guided by statements of Ruben Hakobyan rather than Raffi Hovannisian

Raffi Hovannisian: Such a short distance between Armenian helicopter and Azeri positions raises numerous questions to Armenian command

Russian professor: Russia's political forces, starting from government officials to opposition, use xenophobic slogans

View from Moscow: Accession to Eurasian Economic Union will not increase number of Armenian citizens migrating to Russia

Expert: Developments in domestic political life of Armenia by no means comply with geopolitical processes in the world

France advocates returning Armenian pilots' bodies to Armenia

Russian professor: In case of the economic crisis growing, we have to expect much outflow of migrants from Russia

Political expert: Armenia has to choose between a maidan and a compromise with the opposition

Green activists again find violations at small hydro power plants (HPP) "Khachaghbyur-1" and "Khachaghbyur-2"

Surfactant saves lives of 135 premature babies in Armenia

Beelines supports repair of Artanish Cultural Center's roof

Stepanakert: Nagorny Karabakh Defense Army bears no relation to murder of Azerbaijani soldier

Head of Water Management Committee still performs his duties

Cooperation agreement between ACBA-CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK and VTB Bank (Armenia) opens up new opportunities for their cardholders

Azerbaijani Defense Ministry surprised at OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs' statement

Expert: Progress in Iran's nuclear talks with the West will not cause changes in its relations with the South Caucasus nations

Expert: Latest geopolitical shifts have given Iran good ground for active foreign political moves

Heritage Party discontented at decision of Parliament Commission for Foreign Affairs

Azerbaijan's parliament vice speaker qualifies OSCE MG co-chairs' statement as absurd

Armenia not to exchange Azeri raiders for bodies of three pilots of downed Armenian helicopter

Piano Battle in Yerevan: Germany's Piano Virtuosi Andreas Kern vs Paul Cibis

ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank, World Vision Armenia and Hayastan All Armenian Fund open Education Center in Gavar

OSCE co-chairs urge Azerbaijan to permit recovery of bodies of crew of shot-down Armenian helicopter

United States again uses just declarative phrases to comment on shooting down of Armenian helicopter by Azeris

Mass media: Robert Kocharyan and a group of oligarchs are going to repay Armenia's foreign debt

Armenian FM using all possible contacts to find out what has happened to crew of Armenian helicopter downed by Azeris

Tbilisi: Nothing is being done to reopen Abkhazian railway

Beeline and "Professionals" Foundation to cooperate under youth programs

First mobile bank in Armenia - mConverse - is already available for Converse Bank customers

PACE condemns Azerbaijan's use of prisoner transfer treaty in 'Safarov case'

Iran's Ambassador displeased with situation in Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone

Nagorno-Karabakh conflict isn't resolved because of Baku's approaches

Expert: By its behavior Azerbaijan has launched an open challenge against international structures

Parliamentary opposition refuses to negotiate with Government

Speaker of Cypriot Parliament criticizes Turkey's neo-Ottoman policy

Remains of remarkable figure of national-liberation struggle to be committed to the ground in Motherland

Armenian Orphan Rug goes on display at White House Visitor Center

Three parliamentary opposition parties to rally on 10 October

Eduard Sharmazanov: Stepanakert's steps towards recovery of bodies of downed helicopter pilots depend on Baku's behavior

Parliament amends Law "on temporary incapacity allowances"

Armenia to raise minimum wage

Yerevan: Murderer Ramil Safarov is Azerbaijan's symbol

Artsrun Hovhannisyan: "We still cannot approach the crash site of downed Karabakh helicopter MI-24"

Parliament of Armenia amends scandalous Law On Turnover Tax

Turkey FM says reason for unresolved Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is cold war that is still going on between West and Russia

21/11 20:12 Vahe Hakobyan dismissed from the position of the Head of Armenia's Water Management Committee

Vahe Hakobyan has been dismissed from the position of the Head of Armenia's Water Management Committee, press-secretary of the Armenian government, Gohar Poghosyan, told Arminfo correspondent.

21/11/2014 18:02

MP from Armenian National Congress: Non-power parliamentary forces should be guided by statements of Ruben Hakobyan rather than Raffi Hovannisian

The non-power parliamentary forces should be guided by the statements of Heritage Faction Head Ruben Hakobyan rather than Heritage Party Leader Raffi Hovannisian, Lyudmila Sargsyan, MP from the opposition Armenian National Congress (ANC), said when commenting on Hovannisian's Nov 21 decision to hold a "civic assembly" in Liberty Square on December 5 without the other non-power forces.

21/11/2014 17:58

View from Moscow: Accession to Eurasian Economic Union will not increase number of Armenian citizens migrating to Russia

Armenia's accession to the Eurasian Economic Union will not increase the number of Armenian citizens migrating to Russia, Sergei Abashin, Named Professor of Migration Studies (British Petroleum Professorship) said during an online press conference.

21/11/2014 17:52

Expert: Developments in domestic political life of Armenia by no means comply with geopolitical processes in the world

The developments in the domestic political life of Armenia by no means comply with the geopolitical processes in the world, Ashot Manucharyan, member of the Karabakh Committee, ex-advisor to the first president of Armenia for national security, said at a press conference in Yerevan, Friday.

21/11/2014 17:36

Political expert: Armenia has to choose between a maidan and a compromise with the opposition

For the first time in Armenia the activation of the domestic political situation is not connected with electoral processes, political expert Yervand Bozoyan said at a press conference in Yerevan on Friday.

21/11/2014 12:44

Head of Water Management Committee still performs his duties

Vahe Hakobyan still performs his duties as head of the Water Management Committee and is currently in his office, The Committee told ArmInfo.

20/11/2014 16:51

Expert: Progress in Iran's nuclear talks with the West will not cause changes in its relations with the South Caucasus nations

Even if Iran makes a breakthrough in its nuclear talks with the West, it will hardly review its relations with the South Caucasus nations, Deputy Director of the Caucasus Institute Sergey Minasyan told ArmInfo on Thursday.

20/11/2014 16:49

Expert: Latest geopolitical shifts have given Iran good ground for active foreign political moves

The latest geopolitical shifts have given Iran a good ground for active moves in its foreign policy, Deputy Director of the Caucasus Institute Sergey Minasyan told ArmInfo on Thursday

20/11/2014 15:39

Heritage Party discontented at decision of Parliament Commission for Foreign Affairs

As Parliament Commission for Foreign Affairs again kills bill submitted by MP Zaruhi Postanjyan, the opposition Heritage Party of which Postanjyan is a member disseminates a statement.

20/11/2014 11:54

Mass media: Robert Kocharyan and a group of oligarchs are going to repay Armenia's foreign debt

The Armenian MPs have been rumoring of late that the second President of Armenia and a group of oligarchs may repay Armenia's foreign debt.

19/11/2014 16:28

PACE condemns Azerbaijan's use of prisoner transfer treaty in 'Safarov case'

The Standing Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has condemned the use by Azerbaijan of a Council of Europe prisoner transfer treaty to justify the immediate release of an Azerbaijani soldier, convicted of murdering an Armenian soldier in Hungary in 2004, once he had returned to his home country, the official website of PACE reports.

19/11/2014 16:17

Parliamentary opposition refuses to negotiate with Government

The parliamentary opposition (Armenian National Congress, Prosperous Armenia and Heritage) has refused to negotiate with the Government on its 12 proposals to improve the social-economic situation in Armenia, the head of the parliamentary group of Armenian National Congress Levon Zurabyan told journalists on Wednesday.

19/11/2014 16:15

Speaker of Cypriot Parliament criticizes Turkey's neo-Ottoman policy

While speaking in the Armenian Parliament on Wednesday Speaker of the Cypriot Parliament Yiannakis Omirou criticized Turkey's neo-Ottoman policy. He said that for 40 years already Turkey has occupied part of Cyprus despite the international law. Omirou thanked Armenia for its support for Cyprus's struggle for its reunification. "We are aware of the high price you are paying for this support," he said.

19/11/2014 15:58

Three parliamentary opposition parties to rally on 10 October

Three parliamentary opposition parties, Armenian National Congress (ANC), Prosperous Armenia Party (PAP) and Heritage Party, are set to rally on 10 December in the Liberty Square. The rally that will start at 1:00pm local time will grow into a march timed to the World Human Rights Day.

19/11/2014 01:26

Experts and political scientists gather in Tbilisi at 2nd South Caucasus Security Forum

The crisis in Ukraine, Russia's relations with the EU and EuroAtlantic Alliance and the influence on the regional security in the South Caucasus are in the focus of attention of the 2nd South Caucasus Security Forum that kicked off in Tbilisi today, on 18 November.

19/11/2014 01:24

Parliamentary opposition's proposal to carry out electoral reforms in Armenia may be implemented only after constitutional referendum

The parliamentary opposition's proposal to carry out electoral reforms in Armenia may be implemented only after constitutional referendum, Vice Speaker of the Armenian Parliament Eduard Sharamzanov said on Tuesday.

17/11/2014 21:39

Ashot Melkonyan: Armenia must take preventive measures so as not to be blamed for “100-year slander”

ArmInfo’s interview with Director of the History Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Armenia Ashot Melkonyan

17/11/2014 17:39

Rustamyan: Uncertainty has not disappeared after the two rallies of the three

After the rally of the opposition factions of the parliament on 10 October, some uncertainly has been left in the society, and I don't think that it fully disappeared after the next rally on 24 October, the head of the ARFD parliamentary faction, Armen Rustamyan, told journalists today.

17/11/2014 17:38

Agreement on Armenia's Accession to EAEU limits Armenia's sovereignty

The Agreement on Armenia's Accession to the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) limits Armenia's sovereignty, Ruben Mehrabyan, expert at the Armenian Center for Political and International Studies, said at today's press conference.

17/11/2014 17:37

Views from Brussels: Ukraine is a result of inadequate relations of Russia and the West

What we see in Ukraine is a result of inadequate relations of Russia and the West, Marat Terterov, Principal Director of the European Geopolitical Forum (Brussels) said in response to ArmInfo's question in an online press conference.

17/11/2014 17:34

Foreign Ministry of Ukraine hopes Armenia will not receive direct flights from the territory of Crimea

Ukraine hopes Armenia will not receive direct flights from the territory of the Crimea, Director of the Information Policy Department of Ukraine's Foreign Ministry, Evgeniy Perebeinis, told Armenian First TV channel when commenting on the information about Simferopol-Yerevan direct flight.

17/11/2014 17:32

European expert: Project of Eurasian Economic Union emerged with Eastern Partnership

"But for the EU's Eastern Partnership Project (EaP) that Russia has perceived as a threat from the very beginning, there would be no Eurasian Economic Union (EEU),", Marat Terterov, Principal Director of the European Geopolitical Forum (Brussels) said in response to ArmInfo's question in an online press conference.

17/11/2014 14:38

Armenian opposition "Heritage" party member declares hunger strike outside OSCE office

Armenia's opposition Heritage Party Spokesperson Davit Sanasaryan, commenced a hunger strike today. Sanasaryan informed about the aforesaid in his Facebook account.

17/11/2014 12:51

Tigran Karapetyan: The authorities are again trying to strip Gagik Tsarukyan of his companies

The leader of the People's Party, Tigran Karapetyan, said at today's press-conference that he has taken pity on the opposition three and decided to help them gain confidence of the people.

17/11/2014 12:42

European Choice initiative: By joining Eurasian Economic Union, Armenia is losing its sovereignty

In its statement on Monday the European Choice Initiative called unconstitutional the agreement for Armenia's accession to the Eurasian Economic Union.

17/11/2014 12:39

Armenian ministries of emergency situations and territorial administration to be merged

The Armenian Parliament approved on Monday the second and final reading of draft amendments to the law on the structure of the government. As many as 70 MPs voted pro, 6 contra, 31 abstained.

14/11/2014 17:49

Armenia's Defense Ministry: The leadership of Azerbaijan bears responsibility for the established new reality in the Karabakh conflict zone

The leadership of Azerbaijan bears responsibility for the established new reality in the Karabakh conflict zone, Armenia's Deputy Defense Minister, David Tonoyan, said.

14/11/2014 12:25

Finland president concerned over upsurge of tension in Karabakh conflict zone

Artak Apitonyan, newly appointed Ambassador of Armenia to Finland (residence in Stockholm), has handed over his credentials to President of Finland Sauli Niinisto, the Foreign Ministry of Armenia told ArmInfo.

14/11/2014 12:11

Levon Zurabyan: I am an unbiased man and I condemn my leg's attack on Samvel Farmanyan

Levon Zurabyan, Head of the opposition Armenian National Congress Faction, has told journalists some details of yesterday's quarrel with Samvel Farmanyan, member of the ruling Republican Party of Armenia.

14/11/2014 11:12

Dozens protesting outside Constitutional Court of Armenia against Armenia's accession to Russian-led Eurasian Economic Union

Dozens of civic activists have gathered outside the building of the Constitutional Court of Armenia since early morning today, on 14 November, protesting against the country's accession to the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU).

14/11/2014 11:00

Dispute in Armenia's parliament degenerates into quarrel

Head of Armenian National Congress Faction in the Parliament Levon Zurabyan and Parliamentarian Samvel Farmanyan, who is a member of the ruling Republican Party, had a dispute that degenerated into a quarrel in the parliament, Thursday. Speaking to a Yerevan-based newspaper "Hraparak", Samvel Farmanyan disclosed some details of the incident.