Topic: Armenian POWs

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Armenian officials accused Azerbaijan on Friday, April 9, of reneging on a pledge to free Armenian soldiers and civilians remaining in Azerbaijani captivity five months after a Russian-brokered ceasefire stopped the[...]

The flight arriving from Baku to Yerevan on April 8 was expected to be laden with hope for the families of Armenian prisoners of war who are still held captive in Azerbaijan. But those families had to face a huge disappointment as no[...]

By Kareem Chehayeb BEIRUT (Middle East Eye) — A Lebanese-Armenian woman who spent four months in an Azerbaijani prison following last year’s conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh landed in Beirut on March 10. Maral Najarian went missing on[...]

VATICAN — On March 10, Archbishop Khajag Barsamian, Representative of the Armenian Church to the Holy See (Vatican) and the Pontifical Legate of the Western Europe met with Cardinal Pietro Parolin, Secretary of the State of the Holy[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress, Panorama) — The joint candidate of the Fatherland Salvation Movement Vazgen Manukyan said during a demonstration at Baghramyan Street that they will patiently move forward their struggle, demanding the resignation of[...]

YEREVAN (Panorama.am) —  Armenia’s Human Rights Defender (Ombudsman) Arman Tatoyan on Monday, March 8, delivered a special report at a discussion hosted by the Armenian National Committee of the United Kingdom, highlighting the[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Armenia on February 23 again accused Azerbaijan of “artificially” delaying the release of Armenian soldiers and civilians remaining in Azerbaijani captivity more than three months after a Russian-brokered ceasefire[...]

PRAGUE (PanARMENIAN.Net) — The Foreign Affairs Committee of the Czech Chamber of Deputies has slammed Azerbaijan’s failure to return the Armenian prisoners of war after the completion of hostilities in Nagorno-Karabakh, the[...]

GENEVA (RFE/RL) — Human rights experts at the United Nations have called for the “prompt” release of prisoners of war and other captives by Armenia and Azerbaijan from their recent war in Nagorno-Karabakh. The UN Human Rights Office[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — Human Rights Defender of Armenia Arman Tatoyan sent an official letter on January 18 to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Minsk Group Co-Chairs and the Personal Representative of the[...]