Syria

DAMASCUS (news.am) — Six people, including five children, were killed as a result of a terrorist attack in the city of Scalbiyah in the north-west of the Syrian Hama province on May 14, SANA reported. According to the Armenian-language[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) —  A group of Armenian de-miners in Syria on a humanitarian mission have cleared 25,860 square meters of territory during the technical exploration and clearing operations from February 19 to May 10. Nazeli[...]

KESSAB, Syria (PanARMENIAN.Net) — The relative calm in the predominantly Armenian-populated Syrian city of Kessab was shattered when two Armenians reportedly were among the injured in a bombing of a village in Kessab on Monday, May[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — An Armenian de-miner, who was wounded during the humanitarian mission in Syria, has returned to Armenia, PR manager at the Center for Humanitarian Demining and Expertise Nazeli Elbakyan said on April 19. She noted[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Two-time European Weightlifting Champion Simon Martirosyan has joined the We are With You humanitarian campaign of the Armenian Center For Humanitarian De-Mining and Expertise. According to the organization’s[...]

ALEPPO, Syria (AFP) —  Armenians in Syria’s war-torn Aleppo packed their Forty Martyrs Cathedral Saturday, March 30, for the first mass in the centuries-old church since its restoration began more than a year ago. Established in[...]

WASHINGTON and YEREVAN (Combined Sources) — After a terse reaction by the United States regarding a mission deployed by Armenia to Syria, Armenia’s Foreign Ministry on Wednesday, February 13, emphasized the humanitarian nature of the[...]

The war in Syria is in its eighth year and peace remains elusive despite the fact that ISIS forces have been all but destroyed. For the warring factions, the 500,000 dead and eight million refugees do not seem reasons enough to stop the[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — A senior Armenian lawmaker expressed confidence on Monday, February 11, that Western powers will not rebuke Armenia for deploying military personnel to Syria with Russia’s support. The Armenian Defense Ministry sent[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — A senior Armenian lawmaker expressed confidence on Monday, February 11, that Western powers will not rebuke Armenia for deploying military personnel to Syria with Russia’s support. The Armenian Defense Ministry sent[...]