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Armenian Assembly of America and Armenian National Committee of America make statements on Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan's remarks regarding April 24th

Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party: "Relations between Turkey and Armenia can be restored only after liberation of Azerbaijani territories occupied by Armenia"

Armenian Foreign Minister receives US Congressmen

Acting Justice Minister of Armenia: We should always keep our powder dry

Armenian President appoints new ministers

Prime Minister of Canada addresses Armenian-Canadian community and qualifies events in early XX century as "the first genocide of the twentieth century"

Armenian President pays tribute to memory of Armenian Genocide victims

Erdogan's statement on events of 1915 is part of process that has been going on over the past 4.5 years, Ahmet Davutoglu says

April 24 is a mournful date in Armenian people's history

Bako Sahakyan: Armenian Genocide is considered as one of the heaviest crimes against humanity with no expiration date

Armenian President: We are convinced that the denial of Armenian Genocide constitutes the direct continuation of that very crime

Online Citizen Engagement Platform for Armenia

One of Orange subscribers to become the VIP guest of Cannes Film Festival

Vazgen Sargsyan's brother appointed Advisor to Armenian Defence Minister

RPA minister: If Kocharyan wants to return to the politics, let him do that openly

Serzh Sargsyan: Not one drop of Lake Sevan water goes to Azerbaijan

"Hraparak": Artur Bagdasaryan appointed as a head of CSTO Academy Council

Within the frames of charitable action Anelik Bank staff gathers 1 billion AMD to help Kessab Armenians

Armenia on the second position among post-Soviet countries by the number of EU visa denials

Director of Ichthyology and Hydroecology Institute: Higher maximum admissible level of water release from Sevan to have a negative effect on the lake's ecosystem

Hraparak newspaper: Tigran Sargsyan will be appointed Armenia's Ambassador to USA

Karen Karapetyan has no intention to take any post in the government staff

Serzh Sargsyan has not yet offered parliament speaker's position to Galust Sahakyan

Hovik Abrahamyan: Pension reform in Armenia must be mandatory, but not binding

Serj Tankian: Both Armenians and Turks deserve leaders and governments

Hovik Abrahamyan introduces the newly appointed Economy Minister Karen Chshmarityan

Vacheh Gabrielyan appointed top advisor to prime minister of Armenia

Successful experience of first two Ameria Generation projects of 2012-2013 encourages Ameriabank to launch the third project in 2014

ARFD: Unlike Tigran Sargsyan, Hovik Abrahamyan is ready for concessions

Gagik Tsarukyan: Consultations between political forces and civil sector underway

Oppositionist: Serzh Sargsyan shuts down for Robert Kocharyan the way towards the power

Laura Bagdasaryan: Having proclaimed me Mata Hari, the authorities of Azerbaijan are striving to put the lid on the people's diplomacy

In Q1 2014 Areximbank-Gazprombank Group registers net profit of 289mln AMD

Politician: President of Armenia does not want to fray relations with the West. For this reason, he does not recall his signature from under the Armenian-Turkish Protocols

Robert Kocharyan: Constitution should be reformed only in case if it must not but be reformed

Council of Field Commanders to convene in Republican Square on 23 April

Hraparak newspaper: Galust Sahakyan to head parliament

Robert Kocharyan: Regretfully, Serzh Sargsyan did not perceive the difference between sincere concern over country's fate and exulting over poor performance of the authorities

New parliament speaker and ministers may be named at RPA Executive Body's meeting on 26 April

Armenian President visits Teghut copper and molybdenum mine

Armenian PM: Support of business will be a top priority for us

Well-known French filmmaker Robert Gedikian shoots film about Armenian Genocide

Newspaper: Armenian Government to shortly ease tax burden on SMEs

Newspaper: Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan will shortly urge officials and parliamentarians to refuse from salary increase

David Haroutiunyan appointed as Government Chief of Staff

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Vice-Speaker of Israeli Knesset to Deliver in Tbilisi Lecture on Israeli-Arabic Relations

German Chancellor Invites Garibashvili to Visit her Country

Georgian Foreign Minister to Visit Germany

Georgian Foreign Minister Attends International Conference in Vilnius

President to Have Exclusive Right to Grant Georgian Citizenship

NATO Week in Georgia Starts Today

Discussion of the Azerbaijani-Iranian relations on Culture and Tourism

Chief of General Staff of the RF to visit Baku

Ilham Aliyev will visit NAR

Georgian Premier Starts his Regional Tour

Georgian President to Hold Talks in Poland

Georgian Prime Minister Meets with EU Special Adviser

Erdogan is arriving in Baku

Simplification of the visa regime between the EU and Azerbaijan may occur in the summer

U.S. Embassy: Any allegations that US government representatives are trying to foment a revolution in Azerbaijan are absolutely absurd

Foreign Minister of Afghanistan to Pay Official Visit to Georgia

Georgian Foreign Ministry Makes Strict Statement, Concerning Referendum in the Crimea

President Margvelashvili Meets Georgian Troops, Deployed in Afghanistan

Georgian Premier and Afghan Foreign Minister Discuss Two Countries' Relations

Georgian Premier Holds Official Dinner in Honor of Romanian Prime Minister

Analyst: The USA invested $5 billion to directly support Maidan

Georgian Ambassador to Japan Hands over Credentials to His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito of Japan.

Tbilisi Hosts Annual PDP Conference

NATO May Accelerate Georgia's Integration and Grant it MAP because of the Crimea Problem

Georgian Ambassador to Lithuania Addresses Seimas

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister in Baku

Gerhard Schroeder will make a speech in Baku

Putin is unable to persuade the leader of the Crimean Tatars

Georgian Defence Minister Attends NATO Defence Ministerial

Saakashvili is Offered High Post in Kiev

19/04 14:35 Well-known French filmmaker Robert Gedikian shoots film about Armenian Genocide

Well-known French filmmaker Robert Gedikian is in Armenia to shoot a film about the Armenian Genocide. A reliable source has told ArmInfo that Gedikian will stay in Armenia for six days. Besides Armenia the film will be shot in France, Lebanon and some other countries and will star among other actors Serge Avedikian and Simon Abkarian.

07/04/2014 20:10

Andranik Arzumanyan appointed as Director of Yerevan Opera Theater

The press service of Armenia's Culture Ministry reports that nine people applied for the post. Only two of them qualified for the second round. Andranik Arzumanyan and Gagik Manasyan.

01/04/2014 19:00

Unknown painting by I. Aivazovsky found in Yerevan

An unknown paining by Ivan K. Aivazovsky has been found during construction activities in the garret of a residential building in Yerevan, Armenia.

21/03/2014 12:50

"Parajanov" film co-director Olena Fetisova boycotts Armenia's State Award

"Parajanov" film co-director Olena Fetisova has boycotted Armenia's State Award because of Armenia's stance on the Crimean referendum.

18/03/2014 12:31

Sculptor Ara Shiraz dies at 73

Ara Shiraz was born in 1941 in Yerevan. In 1966 he graduated from Yerevan Theatrical Institute. He participated in different exhibitions in Armenia and abroad. From 1968 he was member of Armenia's Artists Union. His works were exhibited in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Tbilisi, Beirut, Los Angeles, Chicago, Montreal, New York, London, Paris. Ara Shiraz is characterized with his monumental sculptural works of art such as the monuments of Baruyr Sevag (Yerevan, 1974), Yeghishe Charents (Charentsavan, 1977), Alexander Miasnikyan (Yerevan, 1980), and William Saroyan (Yerevan's Pantheon, 1991).

12/03/2014 10:05

Public figures around the world request Norwegian Nobel Committee to award the Nobel Peace Prize 2014 to author of "Stone Dreams"

A number of public figures around the world requested the Norwegian Nobel Committee to award the Nobel Peace Prize 2014 to Akram Aylisli, an Azerbaijani writer "who demonstrated amazing courage in the cause of overcoming hostility between the peoples of Azerbaijan and Armenia", APA reports.

12/03/2014 09:48

ArmenTel and British Council Armenia announce regional start to 12th British Film Festival

ArmenTel (Beeline trademark) and British Council Armenia have announced regional start to the 12th British Film Festival. Throughout March people in Gavar, Goris and Gyumri will be able to watch the best British films.

10/03/2014 16:49

French singer Patricia Kaas visit Yerevan Brandy Company

The company's CEO Artak Barseghyan showed the guests the Peace Cask, a barrel built in 2001 on the occasion of the visit of the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs and containing brandy produced in 1994 – the year when the cease-fire in Nagorno-Karabakh was declared. The cask is supposed to be opened on the day the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is settled.

10/03/2014 14:49

Patricia Kaas: I have shared my love for legendary Piaf with Armenian spectators

I have shared my love for legendary Piaf with Armenian spectators, Patricia Kaas, French singer and actress told reporters in Yerevan on 10 March. French singer Patricia Kaas performed in Yerevan on Sunday, on the eve of the official opening of a Two- Month Francophonie Season in Armenia. She performed her last album "Kaas Chante Piaf" as tribute to legendary Edith Piaf.

06/03/2014 17:16

Hayk Demoyan and Jacques Fredj agree to hold exhibitions about Armenian Genocide and Holocaust in France and Armenia

On 4th March a meeting was held between Secretary of the State Commission on the Commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide, Director of Armenian Genocide Museum-Institute Hayk Demoyan and Jacques Fredj, Director of the Shoah Memorial in Paris.

03/03/2014 16:50

Kirsan Ilyumzhinov: Armenia's successes in chess result of consistent work

It is not accidentally that such small country as Armenia has become the World's Chess Champion for three times, said Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, Head of FIDE, at the opening of the European 15th Individual Chess Championship to be held on March 2-15 in Yerevan. The Championship is dedicated to the memory of the World 9th Champion Tigran Petrosyan.

03/03/2014 16:44

Construction debris from cafe near Garni Temple delivered to building of Culture Ministry

According to Pre-Parliament public interest group, several dozens of people visited Garni, collected the debris in bags and delivered it to Yerevan leaving the debris near the building of the Culture Ministry. Activists threaten with more serious steps unless the construction is stopped. Activists Yeghia Nersisyan and Gevorg Safary6an were taken to the Police for soiling the territory of the Ministry and then set free in 1.5 hour.

28/02/2014 16:34

Historian: Construction of cafe near Garni Temple is illegal

The project to build a cafe near Garni Temple is illegal, historian Vahe Atanesyan told journalists on Friday.

10/02/2014 23:25

Narek Duryan: The Soviet Union wanted to make us mutton-heads but failed, and the West reached the target

ArmInfo’s interview with Narek Duryan, well-known Armenian actor and director

07/02/2014 20:06

Armenian Culture Minister comes out for construction of a cafe near pagan temple of Garni

Armenian Culture Minister Hasmik Poghosyan has come out for construction of a cafe near the pagan temple of Garni. "Why not if the construction of the cafe does not imply damaging the cultural layer?" said Poghosyan at today's press conference. "No bad project will become a reality", she said.

07/02/2014 20:02

Legendary Armenian sportsman Shavarsh Karapetyan's feat to be filmed

The legendary Armenian sportsman Shavarsh Karapetyan's feat will be filmed. The project is being worked out by Logos Film Company (Russia). The company's official website says that the film will be entitled "The Twenty Lives".