Topic: Azerbaijan

YEREVAN (Arka) — The Armenian National Assembly condemns the Armenian pogroms committed in Baku in January 1990, Parliament Speaker Ararat Mirzoyan said on January 15. He said all the members of the parliament denounce that violence as[...]

By David Boyajian We know that US ambassadors tend to be bureaucratic and boring. If you challenge them forcefully, however, the resulting outbursts can provide stunning insights into their ineptitude and State Department policies.[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — The wife of Acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, Anna Hakobyan, visited the family of Karen Ghazaryan, who has been captured by Azerbaijan, on November 6. The family lives in Berdavan village in the northern[...]

TEL AVIV (RFE/RL) — Israel has accused an Israeli drone maker of bombing Armenian soldiers in Nagorno-Karabakh at the request of Azerbaijani clients during a sales demonstration, government and local media reported. The accusation by[...]

By Muriel Mirak-Weissbach Special to the Mirror-Spectator BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel will visit Armenia at the end of August as part of a regional tour that will include Georgia and Azerbaijan. She is expected to arrive in[...]

YEREVAN (Arka) — The first units of Armenian interior troops will be sent to Tavush province on August 23 to start protection of Armenian border with Azerbaijan. Tavush has an extensive border with Azerbaijan, the chief of staff of the[...]

BRUSSELS, Belgium (RFE/RL) —Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan and his Azerbaijani counterpart Elmar Mammadyarov met for the first time late on Wednesday, July 11, to discuss ways of reviving the Nagorno-Karabakh peace process. The[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — A resident of an Armenian border village was detained by Azeri authorities after crossing into Azerbaijan the weekend of July 14-15. The Azerbaijani military claimed to have captured the 34-year-old Karen Ghazaryan[...]

BAKU (RFE/RL) — Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev talked tough at a military parade in Baku on Tuesday, June 26, threatening military strikes against “strategic” Armenian targets and saying that Azerbaijan will “reinstate its[...]

PROVIDENCE — On May 17, the State of Rhode Island General Assembly approved a measure to recognize the Sumgait massacres committed by the Azeri government, a few months after its 30th anniversary was commemorated. The bill recognizes[...]