Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan

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[...]

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 (Combined Sources) —  Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on September 9 asked the residents of Jermuk to open the roads leading to the Amulsar gold mine. He said that even if the roads are opened now constructions works will not[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Speaker of the National Assembly of Armenia Ararat Mirzoyan received on August 26 President of Swedish Riksdag Andreas Norlén, who was in Armenia at the invitation of Mirzoyan. Greeting his colleague, Mirzoyan[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL/ — Russia’s Security Council Secretary Nikolay Patrushev wrapped up on Tuesday, August 13, a two-day visit to Armenia which focused on close defense and security ties between the two countries. Patrushev[...]

STEPANAKERT (RFE/RL) — Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan called for concentration of the pan-Armenian potential for the realization of long-term strategic goals of the nation as he addressed thousands of people in the central square here[...]

STEPANAKERT (RFE/RL) — The Seventh Summer Pan-Armenian Games opened in Stepanakert in a ceremony held at the Nagorno-Karabakh capital’s stadium on August 6. The quadrennial games bringing together hundreds of ethnic Armenian athletes[...]

By Ani Mejlumyan YEREVAN — Armenia’s parliament has established a commission to investigate the circumstances of the 2016 “April War” with Azerbaijan. The move comes amid a widening battle against the country’s former authorities[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said his Civil Contract party does not espouse any of the traditional political ideologies as it held on Sunday, June 16, its first congress since coming to power one year ago. “We are[...]

Spending a few weeks in Armenia gives one the benefit of access to the ongoing processes that generate the news. But ironically, that news is not always true. In Armenia, one is caught in the jungle of politics where news outlets chase[...]