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Election Campaign Kicks Off in Armenia

(ArmRadio)—The campaign for the parliamentary elections kicked off in Armenia on March 6. The nine political forces running in the elections will present their election platforms from March 5 to 31. Five political parties and four blocs will ...

Yerevan Gunmen’s Backer Again Freed

Artur Sargsian accused of aiding anti-government gunmen who seized a police compound in Yerevan last year was again released from custody on March 6 following a 25-day hunger strike. Armenia’s Office of the Prosecutor-General ordered Sargsian...

ARF Kicks Off 2017 Parliamentary Election Campaign

‘A New Beginning, a Just Armenia’: ‘Unlike Many Others, [the ARF is] a Party with an Ideology, a Program, a System of Values, and Experience,’ Says Aghvan Vardanyan YEREVAN (Armenian Weekly)—The Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF) ...

Artsakh Forces Down Israeli-Made Azerbaijani Drone

  The Artsakh Defence Ministry released photos of the Azerbaijani drone shot down by Karabakh forces on Saturday. STEPANAKERT—The Nagorno-Karabakh Republic Air Defence Forces on Saturday downed an Azerbaijani drone, reported the Artsakh ...

Rex Tillerson hails Armenia’s peacekeeping efforts, pledges support for Karabakh peace process

Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian had a phone conversation with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. The parties discussed a wide range of issues on the agenda of bilateral cooperation including expansion of trade relations and a number ...

Deadly Fighting Reported In Karabakh: Artsakh Forces Quell Major Azerbaijani Attack 

Ceasefire violations around Nagorno-Karabakh dramatically intensified early on February 25, with Karabakh’s Armenian-backed military saying that it repelled major Azerbaijani attacks at two sections of the frontline. Azerbaijan’s Defence ...

Former MP Jim Karygiannis visits the Ministry of Diaspora

Former MP Jim Karygiannis continued his visits in Artsakh and Armenia, where he is participating as an international observer for the Nagorno Karabakh constitutional referendum on February 20. In Stepanakert, Karygiannis met with Artsakh national ...

Yazidis Demand Seats In Armenian Parliament

  Armenia - Yazidi-Armenian activists protest in Yerevan against massacres of Yazidis in Iraq and other crimes against humanity, 11Sep2014. Leaders of the Yazidi community in Armenia have urged the authorities in Yerevan to organize a ...

Azerbaijan Moves To Arrest EU Lawmakers Over Karabakh Vote

Authorities in Azerbaijan have issued international arrest warrants for three pro-Armenian members of the European Parliament who visited Nagorno-Karabakh and monitored a constitutional referendum held there this week. The APA news agency ...

Sarkisian Warns Baku Against Fresh Karabakh Offensive

(RFE/RL)- President Serzh Sarkisian has warned Azerbaijan against launching offensive military operations in Nagorno-Karabakh in the run-up to Armenia’s parliamentary elections scheduled for April 2. Sarkisian also told Armenian veterans of the ...