Topic: Syunik

TEHRAN (RFE/RL) — Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan sent his foreign minister to Tehran on Monday, October 4, one day after publicly ruling out Armenia’s involvement in any anti-Iranian “plots” amid stern warnings issued by Iran to[...]

YEREVAN (Combined Sources) — Azerbaijani forces have set up a checkpoint to stop and reportedly tax Iranian commercial trucks using a strategic road that passes through areas along southeastern Syunik province controversially handed over[...]

For several tangible reasons, the political pendulum in Moscow is swinging back in favor of Armenia. There are many signals and political statements which need to be analyzed to chart a pattern that indicates a movement in the right[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — The Armenian Defense Ministry confirmed on Thursday, August 5, that Russia has deployed more troops along Armenia’s border with Azerbaijan amid lingering tensions there. A statement released by the ministry said that[...]

WASHINGTON — The Armenian Assembly of America (Assembly) commended the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) and the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission (TLHRC) for holding a hearing on July 28 titled, “Ending[...]

The drums of war are beating louder and louder for anyone willing to listen. The 44-day war between Armenia and Azerbaijan did not end on November 9, 2020. Hostilities were only stopped by a declaration which can amount to a precarious[...]

YEREVAN (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Russian troops will be deployed on the Soviet era border between Armenia and Azerbaijan, Secretary of the Security Council of Armenia Armen Grigoryan said in an interview with Public Television on Monday, June[...]

YEREVAN –– Armenia will only agree to start border demarcation negotiations once Azerbaijan fully evacuates the area around Lake Sev and ceases further intrusions into Armenian sovereign territory, officials announced this week.[...]

YEREVAN (Panorama.am, JAM News) — Since the end of the war over Karabakh (Artsakh) and the peace agreement signed by Armenia, Azerbaijan and Russia, ceding most of Karabakh to Azerbaijan, the latter is laying claims on — and winning[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan faced protests by angry residents of Armenia’s southeastern Syunik province as he visited it on Monday, December 21, following further Armenian troop withdrawals resulting from the[...]