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Women’s Groups Report More Domestic Violence Deaths

By Anush Mkrtchian (RFE/RL)- Fifteen women have died in Armenia this year as a result of domestic violence, a coalition of women’s rights organizations said on Friday, demanding tougher government action against the practice. The ...

Armenia’s Dilijan selected as part of UNESCO Global Network of Learning Cities

(RFE/RL)-United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization – has recognized Dilijan, Armenia among its Global Network of Learning Cities (GNLC).  Dilijan joins a dynamic network of cities worldwide that support and accelerate the ...

Armenia is a Gateway to the EAEU

After becoming a member state to the Eurasian Economic Union, Armenia is no longer a country with a population of 3 million, but a part of a huge market with a population of 200 million, Board Chairman of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) ...

Armenia Appoints Civilian, U.S.-Educated Defense Minister

[:en]By Joshua Kucera (EurasiaNet)-Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan introduces the country's new minister of defense and chief of general staff, Vigen Sargsyan and Movses Hakopyan, respectively. (photo: president.am) Armenia has appointed a ...

Government Moves To Criminalize ‘False’ Reports Of Election Fraud

[:en](RFE/RL)-Opposition lawmakers strongly criticized the Armenian government on Tuesday for seeking to criminalize the spread of untrue reports of serious fraud in next year’s parliamentary elections. Under a corresponding amendment to ...

New Armenian Cabinet Vows Major Reforms

[:en](RFE/RL)-Armenia’s newly reshuffled government has released its policy program that pledges to help speed up economic growth through a tougher fight against corruption, better tax administration and “equal conditions” for all businesses...

Armenian Parliament Approves Anti-Fraud Bill

[:en](RFE/RL)-The National Assembly overwhelmingly passed on Wednesday a package of amendments to Armenia’s Electoral Code which was worked out by the government and parliamentary opposition to minimize possible fraud in next year’s parliament...

IDeA Foundation Announces $250,000 Contribution, Fundraising Effort for Syrian-Armenians

[:en]On Oct. 15, The IDeA Foundation announced a $250,000 contribution and the launch of a new fundraising effort for Syrian-Armenians impacted by the civil war there. IDeA (Initiatives for Development of Armenia) Charitable Foundation was ...

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Armenia Selects ‘Earthquake’ for Oscars Foreign-Language Category

(Hollywood Reporter)—A dramatized recreation of one of the Soviet Union’s most devastating natural disasters — the Spitak earthquake in northern Armenia in December 1988 — has been chosen as Armenia’s submission for best foreign-language ...