International

By Peter Lyukimson JERUSALEM (Vestnik Kavkaza) — Presidential officials of Israel and Armenia are having intensive negotiations on recognition of the Armenian Genocide in Turkey in 1915. The Armenian side[...]

ANKARA (Today’s Zaman, Wall Street Journal) — Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has been criticized recently for emphasizing the religious and ethnic backgrounds of his political rivals, made[...]

Armenian Captive Dies In Azerbaijan By Hovannes Movsisian BAKU (RFE/RL) — A resident of an Armenian border village arrested by Azerbaijani security forces was reported dead on Friday one day[...]

MOSCOW (Wall Street Journal, Itar-Tass) — Russian President Vladimir Putin met his Armenian and Azerbaijani counterparts on Sunday, August 10, calling for a negotiated and peaceful resolution to the armed[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — The United States has urged Armenia to avoid doing business with Russian companies and individual entrepreneurs that have been subjected to US sanctions in retaliation for Moscow’s[...]

TBILISI (RFE/RL) — Church officials in Armenia have expressed their concern over a violent incident in an Armenian church in Tbilisi this week that left several clergymen injured. In a statement[...]

By Naira Hayrumyan YEREVAN (ArmeniaNow) — While on his tour of South America last week, Armenian President Serge Sargisian gave an interview to the Argentine newspaper La Nacion, in which[...]

MOSUL, Iraq (Asbarez) — The jihadist group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), which has been systematically attacking — and invading — key cities in Iraq, attacked the Holy[...]

By Nabih Bulos Syrian Forces Retake Kessab DAMASCUS (Los Angeles Times) — Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad overran rebel positions in an Armenian border town in northern Syria[...]

STEPANAKERT (Armenpress) — On June 10, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Nagorno-Karabagh Republic, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Mission conducted a planned[...]

JERUSALEM (AP) — Pope Francis and the spiritual leader of the world’s Orthodox Christians prayed together Sunday inside the Jerusalem church that symbolizes their divisions, calling their historic meeting a[...]