Armen Sarkissian

By Armen Sarkissian Large recent coordinated attacks against members of the Armenian community of Jerusalem are a matter of grave concern. These attacks have ranged from vandalism and destruction of[...]

YEREVAN (Azatutyun) — Saudi Arabia on Saturday, November 25, formally agreed to establish diplomatic relations with Armenia, ending a decades-long policy related to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. Armenia’s Foreign Ministry announced[...]

WATERTOWN — The position of president of the Republic of Armenia has largely been a ceremonial one after 2018, when the prime minister and National Assembly became the main wielders[...]

Despite all the internal and external challenges plaguing the country now, Armenia is flexing its nascent diplomatic muscles around the world. In some cases, other countries are approaching Armenia because[...]

GENEVA (Deutche Welle) — A global media investigation dubbed Suisse Secrets has revealed that Switzerland’s second-largest bank failed to crack down on illicit funds passing through accounts held by dictators,[...]

YEREVAN (JAM News) — Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan on January 24 answered a wide-ranging series of questions from journalists and representatives of civil society, on the air, and spoke about the issues[...]

President Armen Sarkissian’s resignation dominates almost all headlines in the Armenian news media. One question raised is whether now is the proper time to trigger another crisis. After all, Armenia[...]

YEREVAN — Armenian President Armen Sarkissian may have reignited political intrigue in Armenia when he announced his resignation late on Sunday, January 23. In the announcement posted to the presidential[...]

YEREVAN (DP, Azatutyun) — Armen Sarkissian announced Sunday, January 23, that he was stepping down as president of Armenia, citing his inability to influence policy during times of crisis. Armenia[...]

YEREVAN ( — President Armenia Sarkissian of Armenia announced his resignation on January 23 in a statement on the official presidential website, which is reproduced as follows.   In the[...]