Armenia & Karabakh

YEREVAN ( — US Ambassador to Armenia Richard M. Mills issued a message, summing up his tenure in Armenia. The message, published by the Embassy’s Facebook page, reads: “Talk about throwback Monday! Can it really be[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — The Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory has received as a gift the bust of composer Aram Khachaturian. The composer’s bust will be placed in the foyer of the Grand Hall of the Conservatory. The sculptor is[...]

YEREVAN — On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the creation of the Armenian Armed Forces, President Serzh Sargsyan, accompanied by Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II, President of the NKR Bako Sahakian, and the highest[...]

YEREVAN (Mediamax) — John Heffern, who served as US Ambassador to Armenia in 2011-2014, will be appointed US Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs. The US Department of States notes informs its website that[...]

WASHINGTON and YEREVAN — Last year, longtime philanthropists K. George and Dr. Carolann S. Najarian generously donated two buildings to the American University of Armenia (AUA). The buildings, on adjoining properties in Yerevan’s[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — During the debates of the Parliamentary Assembly of Council of Europe (PACE) Winter Session the members of the Armenian delegation actively took part, making use of every occasion for referring to the problems[...]

YEREVAN ( — A Polish group cooperating with Armenian archeologists has agreed to agree funding in Metsamor Armenia. “In 2016 a necklace made of agate and gold beans was discovered during the excavations carried out in[...]

PARAMUS, N.J. — In late December until the end of winter vacation, The Armenian Missionary Association of America (AMAA), in collaboration with the Evangelical Church of Armenia, once again organized 45 Christmas and New Year’s[...]

By Marylynda Bozian-Cruickshank Special to the Mirror-Spectator BOCA RATON, Fla. — On Sunday, January 15, Archbishop Khajag Barsamian, Primate of the Eastern Diocese of the Armenian Church, visited St. David’s Armenian Church[...]

TEL AVIV, Israel (Armenpress) — The Armenian delegation led by Chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs Artak Zakaryan had a meeting with Speaker of the Parliament (the Knesset) of Israel Yuli-Yoel Edelstein[...]

STEPANAKERT ( — The Azerbaijani forces violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Nagorno Karabakh and Azerbaijan 55 times on the night of January 22-23, firing around 430 shots toward the Armenian positions[...]