Armenia’s Former Security Service Chief Found Dead With Gunshot Wound

YEREVAN — Former Director of Armenia’s National Security Service (NSS) Georgi Kutoyan…

Murderer of Sevag Balikçi Sentenced to 16 Years and 8 Months in Prison

ISTANBUL (Bianet) — The defendant in the case of Sevag Balikçi, an…

Prosecutors to Reopen Probe Of 1999 Armenian Parliament Killings

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Law-enforcement authorities have decided to resume a criminal investigation…

Russian Crime Bosses ‘Barred from Armenia’

YEREVAN — A government bill designed to tackle Armenia’s “criminal subculture” has…

Former President Serzh Sarkisian’s Nephew Narek Sargsyan Extradited to Armenia

YEREVAN — Former President Serzh Sarkisian’s nephew  Narek Sargsyan has been extradited…

Armenian Government Approves Bill on Confiscation of Illegally Acquired Property

YEREVAN (ARKA) — The government of Armenia has approved today a bill…

Czech Authorities Agree to Extradite Fugitive Nephew of Former President Serzh Sarkisian

YEREVAN — Authorities in the Czech Republic have agreed to extradite to…

Former President Serzh Sarkisian Charged With Embezzlement

YEREVAN — Armenia’s Special Investigation Service (SIS) has brought corruption charges against…

Former Yerevan Police Chief Killed in Russia Explosion

MOSCOW — Former head of the Yerevan Police Department, Major-General Ashot Karapetyan…

Arrest Warrant Sought For Armenia’s Former Prosecutor General Gevorg Kostanyan

YEREVAN — Law-enforcement authorities requested on Thursday an arrest warrant for Armenia’s…

Fugitive Armenian Ex-Lawmaker Arrested in Russia

MOSCOW — A notorious businessman and former parliamentarian who had close ties…

Armenian Catholic Priest and His Father Killed in Northern Syria, ISIS Claims Responsibility

QAMISHLI — Armenian Catholic priest Fr Hovsep Bidoyan was murdered on Monday,…

Yerevan Court Denies Bail for Former President Robert Kocharian

YEREVAN — A court in Yerevan has denied bail to former President…

Armenian Authorities Report Hefty Payout from Serzh Sarkisian Bodyguard

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — The former chief bodyguard of ex-President Serzh Sarkisian and…

Armenian School in France Vandalized

SEVRES — The Samuel Mourad Armenian College in Sevres, France, has been…

Kocharian Backers Arrested for Harassing Judge Anna Danibekyan

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Two supporters of Robert Kocharian were arrested at the…

More Corruption Charges Brought Against Serzh Sarkisian’s Fugitive Brother

YEREVAN — Law-enforcement authorities have brought new and more serious corruption accusations…

Prosecutor General’s Office: No Basis for Releasing Robert Kocharian After Constitutional Court Ruling

YEREVAN — Armenia’s Office of the Prosecutor-General insisted on Monday that the…

Murder Investigation To Be Examined

Armenia’s Prosecutor General’s Office, announced on September 5, to the Armenian media,…

Khachaturyan Sisters – Killers or Victims of Their Abusive Father

In July 2018, three sisters killed, confessed and were charged with the…