Armenia & Karabakh

WASHINGTON — On Tuesday February 7, the Armenian Embassy organized a reception in honor the 25th anniversary of the formation of the Armenian Army. Present were military attaches of foreign embassies accredited in Washington,[...]

DILIJAN, Armenia — UWC Dilijan students will help expand the international “One Billion Rising” revolution into Armenia – and help raise awareness of issues of equality and empowerment of women — during a campus-wide event on[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Armenia sent on Tuesday, February 14, a fresh batch of humanitarian assistance to civilians in Syria suffering from the country’s devastating civil war. The Armenian Foreign Ministry said a Russian transport plane[...]

LONDON (RFE/RL) — Amnesty International has condemned the extradition from Belarus to Azerbaijan of a Russian-Israeli blogger who has visited Nagorno-Karabakh in the past and demanded his immediate release from Azerbaijani custody. In a[...]

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[...]