Vitaly Balasanyan assures: President will invite Jirayr Sefilyan for a talk, after "Daredevils of Sasoun" put down arms and surrender

Democratic Party of Armenia comes out from political position, as standoff continues in Yerevan

Azerbaijan keeps violating ceasefire on Karabakh-Azerbaijan Line of Contact

Night at seized police patrol service station passed without incidents: Standoff in Yerevan enters day 8

"Daredevils of Sasoun" burn police car

Mass media: Activist Ani Navasardyan detained on charge of provoking mass unrest

Serviceman of NKR Defense Army killed from adversary's shot

Group of journalists arrives at seized building of the Police Patrol Service Regiment

Investigative Committee: Charges pressed against three citizens of Armenia for participation in mass disorders

"Sasna Tsrer" released the rest two hostages -Osipyan and Yeghiazaryan

Russian Foreign Ministry criticized EU's statement on events in Yerevan

Major General Vitaly Balasanyan provides details of his meeting with "Daredevils of Sasoun"

Armenian Foreign Ministry verifying if there were citizens of Armenia among Munich shooting casualties

National Security of Armenia confirms: Members of armed group voluntarily release two of four hostages

National Security Service of Armenia says two persons tied to armed group detained

Nikol Pashinyan: Levon Ter-Petrosyan and Serzh Sargsyan plot yielding territories around Nagorno Karabakh to Azerbaijan

"Daredevils of Sasoun" reportedly releases two of four hostages

NKR Defense Army soldier wounded, as Azerbaijan violates ceasefire

Armenia and UAE sign agreement to boost and protect investments

Sharmazanov: It is more likely that Kura River changes its course and falls into Black Sea than Karabakh becomes part of Azerbaijan with any status

Galust Sahakyan: Talks on possible resignation of Armenian government are rumors

Russian political scientist: Destabilization of situation and pressure on authorities prevail in "Sasna Tsrer" group's actions

Statements that five districts adjacent to Nagorno Karabakh will be passed to Azerbaijan exert pressure on the process, Bryza says

Levon Ter-Petrosyan: It is senseless to analyze the reasons that led to armed seizure of state building

President: In Armenia problems are not settled through brutal force and hostage taking - this situation continues longer than we can afford

Serzh Sargsyan: Punishment of those guilty inevitable

Newspaper: After talks with "Daredevils of Sasoun," Vitaly Balasanyan met with Serzh Sargsyan

Social media warn: physical attack prepared on Nikol Pashinyan

Views from Tel Aviv: Loss of control over country may push external powers to settle Karabakh conflict not in favor of Armenian people

Armenia's Defense Ministry confirms: Azerbaijani side targets school in near border village of Movses

Maria Zakharova slams Armenian and Azerbaijani journalists

Azerbaijan keeps intensively violating ceasefire on Line of Contact

Republican Party of Armenia for peaceful resolution of standoff and hostage situation in Yerevan

Night was calm near seized building of Patrol Police Station in Yerevan

Government of Armenia dismisses idea of creating "Aviation Code"

Cyber security specialists to be trained in Armenia with support of Kaspersky Lab

Zakharova: Moscow hopes process around Nagorno Karabakh will not lose its dynamics

Paul Goble says Moscow has lost its interest in Christian Armenia and is moving to increase its ties with majority Shia Islamic Azerbaijan, Armenia's longtime enemy, and now with Sunni Turkey

Vartan Oskanian sees the solution to the current situation in Yerevan in political field only

Meeting of Vitaly Balasanyan and armed loyalists of jailed oppositionist is over; no details are reported

Maria Zakharova: We support measures taken by Armenia's authorities over seized Patrol Service Regiment in Yerevan

EU Delegation in Armenia makes a statement on recent events in Armenia

Forecast: Russian policy's stagnant Armenian vector fraught with "Ukrainization" of Armenia

Authorities send Vitaly Balasanyan to rebels as negotiator

View from Moscow: Role of April war in current protests in Armenia should not be underestimated

Healthcare Minister: None of those suffered in clashes at Khorenatsi Street is in extremely critical condition

Ara Abrahamyan: Situation in Yerevan demonstrates that there is a need for dialog between society and authorities

Azerbaijani side did not lead OSCE mission to its frontlines during planned monitoring of Line of Contact

Armenia's Economy Minister calls for tolerance and reasonableness

Analyst: In negotiations with Zhirayr Sefilyan's supporters authorities should consider factor of weapons fallen in the rebels' hands


20/07 19:32 Secretary General of Armenia in UNESCO: Yerevan has constantly voiced the issue of its cultural heritage preservation in other countries

Armenia became member of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage in June and this is an important achievement, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Ashot Hovakimyan has stated at a press conference on July 20.

16/07/2016 15:27

Ani, capital of medieval Armenia, included in UNESCO's World Heritage list

Ani, capital of medieval Armenia, which was built during Bagratuni dynasty, has been included in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

13/07/2016 22:30

Zulal: Triangle of voices sounding like an orchestra

Boston-based Zulal Trio, which performs Armenian folk music, gave a press conference at TUMO educational center in Yerevan on July 13.

07/07/2016 04:12

Days of foreign films to be held within Golden Apricot 2016

Cultural cooperation with the diplomatic missions of foreign states in Armenia within the Golden Apricot film festival was presented at today's press conference. Susanna Harutyunyan, Golden Apricot Yerevan IFF Artistic Director, informed that the days of French, German, Russian, Polish, English and Danish films will be organized within the festival.

27/06/2016 15:14

Ancient Armenian city Ani may become UNESCO World Heritage Site

Ancient Armenian city Ani is on the list of the 'candidates' to become a UNESCO World Heritage Site. According to TRT, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism sent a brigade of 5,000 specialists to make an advertising film and photos of the ancient city to submit them to UNESCO. The latter will make public its decision on Ani this August.

15/06/2016 18:24

"Zare" film to open 13th Golden Apricot International Film Festival

13th Golden Apricot International Film Festival will be held from July 10-17 in Yerevan. Armenia's Minister of Culture Hasmik Poghosyan informed at today's press conference in Yerevan that this year the festival is special as it is dedicated to the 25th anniversary of Armenia's independence.

27/05/2016 16:09

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

The German Embassy in Armenia hosted the fifth Art+X event, which featured the paintings by young German artist Stefan Schwarzer.

21/05/2016 16:49

On May 21 as many as 112 museums of Armenia to open their doors to visitors from 6 pm till midnight

On May 21, as many as 112 museums in Armenia will open to visitors as part of the traditional Museum Night campaign from 6 pm till midnight. Entrance is free.

20/05/2016 20:50

Beeline Communication Museum to join Museum Night event

Beeline Communication Museum will join the Museum Night annual international event. As the press-service of the company informed ArmInfo the museum will be open to visitors from 5:00pm to 10:00pm on May 21.

29/04/2016 14:06

Armenian delegation comments on the ban on Artsakh flag at Eurovision Song Contest

Head of the Armenian Delegation Gohar Gasparyan has commented on the ban on the Artsakh flag at the Eurovision Song Contest. Gasparyan said at a press conference on April 29 that such decisions are taken for safety reasons to prevent possible signs of aggression among the audience. "As the contest participants, we should respect the Eurovision rules," she said.

15/04/2016 01:29

Israeli writer intends to publish a book on Armenian Genocide

Ora Ahimeir, Israeli writer and founder of the Jerusalem Institute for Israel Studies, is going to publish a book on the Armenian Genocide.

01/04/2016 15:51

International competition of choreographic art to be held in Tsakhkadzor on April 2-3

An international competition of choreographic art will be held in Tsakhkadzor, a resort town in Armenia, on April 2-3. Executive Director of the Armenia’s Dance Sport Federation David Sargsyan told ArmInfo the competition will be held with the support of the Youth Foundation of Armenia and Retro Dance Club. The event organizers are “For the Implementation of International Conventions” NGO and the Dance Sports Federation. The competition will involve more than 200 dancers from Armenia and Georgia, who will perform various style dances, Sargsyan said.

23/03/2016 12:51

World-famous Armenian tenor Geghan Grigoryan dies aged 65

Gegham Grigoryan, world-famous Armenian tenor, the creative director of the National Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet after A. Spendiaryan died aged 65 today.

17/03/2016 17:00

Europa Nostra's List of 7 Most Endangered Monuments includes Ererouyk Basilica in Armenia

Europa Nostra, the leading European heritage organisation, and the European Investment Bank Institute (EIBI) have published the list of 'The 7 Most Endangered' monuments and sites for 2016. These endangered landmarks include archaeological site of Ererouyk and the village of Ani Pemza, Armenia, the press office of the Armenian Ministry of Culture reports.

11/03/2016 12:41

Athens to host exhibition "Armenia: Soul of Ararat"

The Byzantine and Christian Museum of the Athens will host an exhibition "Armenia: Soul of Ararat" on March 14, according to the Armenian Culture Ministry website.

03/03/2016 12:59

Eurovision 2016: Iveta Mukuchyan presents her song LoveWave

Iveta Mukuchyan, Armenia's representative for Eurovision Song Contest, has presented her song LoveWave overnight. The music is by Lilit Navasardyan and Levon Navasardyan. Lyrics are by Iveta Mukucharyan and Stephanie Crutchfield. The LoveWave video on YouTube was viewed for more than 110,000 times within 12 hours.