US House Members Call for Increased Economic Assistance to Armenia and Karabakh

WASHINGTON, DC — US House of Representatives, members of the Armenian Caucus,…

Sarkisian Initiates General Amnesty that Could Lead to Release of All Political Prisoners

YEREVAN — President Serzh Sarkisian has formally asked the Armenian parliament to…

Clinton: Karabakh Conflict Can be Settled Only by Peaceful Means

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Armenian Foreign…

U.S. Ambassador Urges Greater Role for Armenian Women

YEREVAN — U.S. Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch made a case for a greater…

President Obama Announces Nomination of John A. Heffern as US Ambassador to Armenia

WASHINGTON, DC — President Obama has nominated John A. Heffern as US…

Residential Building Evacuated In Meghri

Local officials have evacuated tenants of building number 15 on Paramaz street,…

Armenia To Raise Military Draft Age

YEREVAN — The Armenian parliament approved on Monday government plans to raise…

International Atomic Energy Agency Experts Inspecting Armenian Nuclear Plant

YEREVAN — The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) began a two-week inspection…

Presence Of Armenian Peacekeepers In Afghanistan To Triple

With the urging of Armenia’s Defense Ministry, the presence of Armenian peacekeepers…

Armenia Voted Out of Eurovision Song Contest 2011

On May 10th the top ten Grand finalists of the international song…

Shoushi Can Become The City Of Our Dreams

In a statement issued on May 9th for the 19th anniversary for…

Armenia Marks Soviet Victory Over Nazi Germany

YEREVAN — Armenia officially marked the 66th anniversary of the end of…

Council Of Europe Official Again Urges Release Of Armenian Oppositionists

Thomas Hammarberg, the Council of Europe’s commissioner for human rights, on Monday…

US Ambassador to Armenia Marie L. Yovanovitch toLeave her Post

YEREVAN — Marie L. Yovanovitch will complete her 3-year mission as U.S.…

Transparency International: Armenia Must Do More To Fight Corruption

Armenia made little progress in the past year to adopt or implement…

Reporters Without Border Slams Armenia Over Media Persecutions

PARIS — Reporters Without Border (RSF) media watchdog has slammed Armenia over…

Three Soldiers Shot Dead by Azeri Forces

Armenia to ‘Take Punitive Actions’ on Line of Contact YEREVAN — Armenia…

Statement of S.D. Hunchakian \”Sarkis Dkhrouni\” Student and Youth Union on the Occasion of May 1st.

May 1st marks International Workers’ Day and is celebrated not only in…

Ter-Petrosian Backs Away From ‘Physical Confrontation’ With Government

YEREVAN — Opposition leader Levon Ter-Petrosian ruled out a “physical confrontation” with…

Garni to Share UNESCO “Melina Mercouri” Prize

PARIS — UNESCO has decided that the Melina Mercouri International Prize for…