Armenia

MILAN, Italy — In the scholarly world, serious major projects can take years to complete. It took more than 20 years to publish two series of volumes of the Italian archival series Documenti Diplomatici Italiani sull’Armenia , and this[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) —  President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian hosted former President of Germany Joachim Gauck, on September 16. The meeting was also attended by Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians. Welcoming[...]

For many countries, independence day is a routine date in the calendar, when the anniversary is remembered while many of the liberties and opportunities created by that independence are taken for granted. For Armenians, independence has a[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — A district court in Yerevan rejected on September 17 former President Robert Kocharyan’s latest demand for his release from prison which followed a Constitutional Court ruling on coup charges brought against him.[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on Monday, September 16, accused environmental activists campaigning against the Amulsar gold mining project of misleading the public and said they must stop “demonizing” Armenia’s[...]

YEREVAN (PanARMENIAN.Net) — British funk band Jamiroquai will give a concert in Yerevan, Armenia on November 6 within the Silk Note Festival, a Facebook event reveals. This concert is arranged with support from My Step Foundation and[...]

YEREVAN (Arka) — Armenia will open an embassy in Israel, Anna Naghdalyan, press secretary for  the Armenian Foreign Ministry, told reporters on September 13. “We see good foundations for developing dialogue and relations with[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has dismissed the director of the National Security Service. Pashinian told a news conference on September 16 he had signed a motion for Artur Vanetsyan’s removal from office,[...]

By Edmond Y. Azadian To state that Armenia and Russia are on a collision course does not make one an alarmist. Indeed, the anti-Russian rhetoric is heating up in Armenia’s media and in political discussions, and Russia has been[...]

YEREVAN – WCIT announced today that activist, entrepreneur, beauty mogul and producer Kim Kardashian West will be a special keynote speaker and panelist at the 23rd World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT 2019), which will take[...]