YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Armenia’s leaders described Jacques Chirac as a “great man,” “global political giant” and friend of the Armenian people on Monday, September 30, as France bade farewell to its former president who died last[...]

NEW YORK (Armenpress) — The peaceful settlement of the Nagorno Karabakh conflict is of crucial importance for the stability and the security of the region, Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said in his speech at the 74th session of[...]

CHICAGO, Ill. — Connors Park on North Wabbas Avenue of Chicago, IL, continues to be Armenified. Under the auspices of the Armenian honorary consulate in Chicago, on the initiative of the Business-Armenia group and with the support of our[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN — I have known dancer and choreographer Rima Pipoyan for more than ten years. Together we have participated in modern dance lessons and I have watched more than a dozen of her[...]

GYUMRI (Armenpress) — Commemorative and celebratory events marking the 28th anniversary of the independence of Armenia took place on September 21 in Gyumri. In addition, the top officials of Armenia and Artsakh visited the Yerablur[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — A delegation led by Minister of National Defense of Lebanon Elias Bou Saab arrived in Yerevan on September 19 on an official visit. Following the official welcoming ceremony, the Lebanese and Armenian Defense[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — The Armenian Cabinet on September 19 approved a bill on opening an Armenian embassy in Ethiopia, stationed in Addis Ababa. The opening of an Armenian Embassy in Ethiopia will enable also cooperation with the[...]

NEW YORK — A Framework Agreement on Cooperation was signed between the Republic of Armenia and the State of California in New York on September 24 in the presence of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. The agreement was signed by Foreign[...]

PATTAYA, Thailand ( — Armenian weightlifter Hakob Mkrtchyan competing in the 89-kilogram weight category won gold on September 23 at the World Weightlifting Championships here. Mkrtchyan was named champion with a total of 360[...]

STEPANAKERT (RFE/RL) — Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh called up thousands of reservists and put their armed forces on high alert on Tuesday, September 24, at the start of “strategic” exercises aimed at simulating their joint response[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — The governor of Armenia’s southeastern Vayots Dzor province, Trdat Sargsyan, announced his resignation early on Tuesday, September 24, amid an investigation into his possible involvement in a violent dispute that[...]