Arayik Harutyunyan

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — A senior member of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s administration has effectively confirmed differences between the current ruling party and Yerevan Mayor Hayk Marutyan that opposition media have speculated on for[...]

By Ani Mejlumyan STEPANAKERT (eurasia.net) — Following the defeat to Azerbaijan, the government in Nagorno Karabakh has reshuffled many of its top officials and is preparing for new elections. On December 1, the head of the[...]

STEPANAKERT – The Armenian Mirror-Spectator continues its cooperation with Artsakh’s Public TV Company. The series of English-subtitled reports presents the most recent political and economic state of affairs. Today’s[...]

STEPANAKERT (Combined Sources) — The grim news continued on October 8. The Azerbaijani forces again bombarded Stepanakert and Shushi in Artsakh, and the heavily damaged Holy Savior (Ghazanchetsots) Cathedral was again hit. Artsakh Public[...]

Demonstrations took place around the world, from several in California, to Boston, New York and many other places. At one point, the 101 Freeway in Los Angeles was blocked by demonstrators on October 3. Canada has suspended the export of[...]

It has been very obvious to even the untrained observer what Presidents Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Ilham Aliyev were planning in the Caucasus by holding their extensive military exercises in July and August in mainland Azerbaijan and the[...]

By Mateos Hayes Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN – It was a hot Wednesday of demonstrations in front of the Armenian Parliament on September 16 as angry demonstrators from the opposition party Lusavor Hayastan protested against[...]

STEPANAKERT (News.am) — The Central Electoral Commission of the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh Republic) on April 21 held a regular session that was exclusively devoted to the nationwide elections held in March-April 2020.[...]

STEPANAKERT (RFE/RL) — Citing the coronavirus pandemic, the candidate who finished second in the first round of presidential election in Karabakh (Artsakh) has called on supporters to boycott a runoff vote scheduled for April 14. Masis[...]

After much hesitation, pondering and debate, the elections were finally held in Artsakh (Karabakh) on March 31. These marked the sixth presidential and seventh parliamentary elections there. The hesitations were fully justified, given the[...]