By Louisa Janbazian SHERMAN OAKS, Calif. — On Wednesday, January 16, Arayik Harutyunyan, Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Armenia, visited the Merdinian School, accompanied by John Shirajian, president of Armenian[...]

YEREVAN — What is philosophy and why does it matter? When asked, a group of philosophers and linguists who have volunteered their time for a free, world-class intensive summer session in Yerevan for the past three years replied in an[...]

By Haykaram Nahapetyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator  STEPANAKERT – 2018 marked the 30th anniversary of the Artsakh movement. Commemorations took place in the republic and across the globe. Public rallies in Stepanakert kicked off in[...]

By Ani Mejlumyan YEREVAN (Eurasianet) — When Serzh Sargsyan cast his vote at a school gymnasium in Armenia’s December 9 parliamentary elections, it took several tries for the machine reading his fingerprints to recognize him. A video[...]

YEREVAN ( — The Yerevan Court of General Jurisdiction turned down the motion filed by the lawyers of Armenia’s second President Robert Kocharyan to recuse judge Artur Mkrtchyan, set to hear their bail plea. The defense team[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — The National Assembly voted unanimously to elect Ararat Mirzoyan as President of the National Assembly on Monday, January 14. One of 132 ballots was invalid. Speaking after the election, Mirzoyan said “the vote[...]

YEREVAN (Arka) — The Armenian National Assembly condemns the Armenian pogroms committed in Baku in January 1990, Parliament Speaker Ararat Mirzoyan said on January 15. He said all the members of the parliament denounce that violence as[...]

YEREVAN (Arka) — Armenia’s President Armen Sarkissian, who is in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on official visit, in Abu Dhabi met on January 15 with the Minister of State of the UAE Sultan Al Jaber, Sarkissian’s press office[...]

BOLNISI, Georgia (Armenpress) — Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan and Georgian Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze had an informal meeting in Bolnisi, Georgia on January 15. Bakhtadze once again congratulated Pashinyan on being[...]

By Anna Gziryan YEREVAN (Armenpress) — A meeting between Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, Syrian-Armenians as well as businessmen from Armenia was held in December in a positive and warm atmosphere. The group from Armenia was led by[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Nikol Pashinyan was formally reappointed as Armenia’s prime minister on Monday, January 14, more than one month after his My Step alliance won snap parliamentary elections resulting from last spring’s Velvet[...]