Topic: Syunik

YEREVAN (Azatutyun) — Outside powers cannot bring peace and stability to the South Caucasus, Iran’s leaders have told Armenia’s visiting Defense Minister Suren Papikyan in what appears to be a[...]

By Arshaluys Barseghyan and Ismi Aghayev Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has accused Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev of trying to generate new territorial claims against the country, calling it a[...]

By Shoghik Galstian YEREVAN (Azatutyun) — Armenia signaled on January 12 its continuing rejection of Azerbaijan’s demands for an extraterritorial corridor to the Nakhichevan exclave that would pass through a[...]

YEREVAN (Azatutyun) — A senior Azerbaijani official has said that Baku is no longer interested in a special corridor that would connect Azerbaijan to its Nakhichevan exclave through Armenia’s strategic[...]

YEREVAN (Armenpress) — The European Union has extended its support for the establishment of a patrol service throughout Armenia by providing both technical assistance and expertise. The head of the[...]

By Sona Hovsepyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator GORIS, Armenia — Armen Harutyunyan, a 58-year-old farmer, badly wishes he could visit his former home in Shurnukh in Syunik Province of southern[...]

YEREVAN ( — Syunik Governor Robert Ghukasyan claims the planned opening of a Russian consulate in Armenia’s southern province would help enhance its security. Speaking to reporters in the parliament on[...]

YEREVAN (Public Radio of Armenia) — A groundbreaking ceremony was held on June 2 for a new border crossing point at the Iran border. The ceremony was attended by Chairman[...]

By Artak Khulian and Susan Badalian YEREVAN (Azatutyun) — Two Armenian soldiers were captured by Azerbaijani forces late on Friday, May 26, in what Armenia’s Defense Ministry described over the[...]

By Nane Sahakian KAPAN, Armenia (Azatutyun) — Iran’s Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian stressed the importance of Armenia’s security on Friday, October 21, as he inaugurated the Iranian consulate general in[...]