By Gevorg Gyulumyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator VARDENIS, Armenia – After attempts by Azerbaijan to advance in the area of Yeraskh failed, new attempts were made along the Vardenis-Karvachar line. Around 3:40 am on July 28, several[...]

YERASKH, Armenia – Sporadic armed clashes have reportedly taken place throughout the week between Armenian and Azerbaijani forces both on Armenia’s eastern border with occupied Karvajar and along the Azerbaijani-controlled exclave of[...]

By Dylan Loeb McClain Athletes are not the only ones who need coaches. All top chess players have them too. They are often experts at particular elements of the game, or openings, that a player feels he or she needs to work on. But they[...]

By Ani Mejlumyan YEREVAN ( — The European Union has offered Armenia an aid package of over $3 billion, 62 percent more than previously promised, in the wake of fair elections and as the country tries to recover from defeat[...]

YEREVAN (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Lawmaker from the ruling Civil Contract party Lilit Makunts has relinquished her seat in the Armenian parliament. The information was confirmed by Armen Smbatyan, the Secretary of the country’s Central[...]

SOCHI (PanARMENIAN.Net) —  Armenian grandmaster Haik Martirosyan defeated Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Azerbaijan’s top player and the world No. 6, to reach Round 4 of the FIDE World Cup, the International Chess Federation reveals․[...]

The drums of war are beating louder and louder for anyone willing to listen. The 44-day war between Armenia and Azerbaijan did not end on November 9, 2020. Hostilities were only stopped by a declaration which can amount to a precarious[...]

BERLIN — An academic initiative sponsored this summer by AGBU Europe, “Ideas & their Consequences: Genocide and International Justice after 1919,” took place on June 3 and 4. Co-sponsored by the Lepsius House in Potsdam, the[...]

HALLE, Germany — The cathedral in Halle is huge, but once the doors closed and visitors had taken their seats, it was almost full — at least as full as it could be under pandemic conditions of social distancing. In mid-afternoon on[...]

BRUSSELS, Belgium — The European Armenian Federation for Justice and Democracy (EAFJD) issued a statement deploring the visit of foreign ambassadors and diplomats in Azerbaijan to occupied Shushi in Nagorno Karabakh (Artsakh). The[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Former secretary of Armenia’s Security Council Armen Grigoryan has been appointed first deputy minister of foreign affairs in a move that ruling party representatives see as a prelude to his appointment to the[...]