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Artsakh Soldier Killed by Azerbaijani Fire

STEPANAKERT – Artsakh Defense Army soldier Seyran Sargsyan (b. 1998) was killed on Thursday, September 28 after Azerbaijani forces fired at the southeastern direction of the Line of Contact (LoC) between Artsakh and Azerbaijan. According to a ...

Armenia Told to ‘Prepare’ for Visa-Free Travel to EU

(Azatutyun). A senior European Union diplomat urged Armenia’s government on Tuesday to start “internal preparations” for the eventual lifting of the EU’s stringent visa requirements for Armenian nationals. “The experience of Georgia, ...

Karabakh Armenians Hail Kurdish Independence Vote

(Azatutyun). Nagorno-Karabakh’s leadership on Wednesday welcomed the holding of a controversial referendum on independence in Iraq’s Kurdistan region. By contrast, Armenia’s government reacted cautiously to Monday’s vote condemned by the ...

Levon Aronian Wins FIDE World Cup

TBILISI, Georgia – On September 27, Armenia’s chess grandmaster Levon Aronian defeated China’s Ding Liren in the final to become the winner of the 2017 FIDE World Cup. Aronian becomes the only player in the world to win the FIDE World Cup ...

‘The Promise’ Director Terry George and Co-Producer Eric Esrailian Visit Tsitsernakaberd

IMG.“The Promise” director Terry George and co-producer Eric Esrailian paid a symbolic and emotional visit to Tsitsernakaberd, the Armenian Genocide Memorial Complex, on Sept. 23 YEREVAN—“The Promise” director Terry George and co-producer ...

Armenia’s ambassador to Canada Levon Martirosyan to headline Toronto event marking the 26th anniversary of the Republic of Armenia

The Armenian National Committee of Toronto, in partnership with Toronto-Armenian cultural and political organizations and churches, has organized a celebration marking the 26th anniversary of the Republic of Armenia’s and Artsakh’s independence ...

3 US congressmen Appear in Azerbaijan’s Black List for Visiting Artsakh

(Armenpress). - Three members of the US House of Representatives have appeared in the so-called “black list” of Azerbaijan for their visit to the Republic of Artsakh. According to the announcement of Hikmet Hajiyev, head of the press-service of ...

Canada Looks Forward to Further Deepen Collaboration with Armenia – PM Justin Trudeau

(Armenpress). Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau congratulated Armenia and the Armenian people on the 26th anniversary of the country’s Independence. The congratulatory message says: “We join the people of Armenia and members of the ...

On the Occasion of Armenia’s Independence Day, ANCC Urges Canadian Government to Establish Diplomatic Mission in Yerevan

Ottawa - Today, the Armenian National Committee of Canada (ANCC) joins Armenians across the world in celebrating the 26th Anniversary of Armenia's independence.   "Independence Day is an opportunity for both reflection and renewed enthusi...

President Sarkisian at UN: Armenia to Declare Protocols with Turkey ‘Null and Void,’ Azerbaijan Has No Legal Claim on Artsakh

President Sarkisian addressing the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly (Photo: President of Armenia’s press service) NEW YORK (A.W.)—Armenian President Serge Sarkisian announced in his address to the 72ndsession of the United Nations ...