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Nikki Haley: US ramping up pressure on North Korean regime
U.S. permanent representative at UN, Ambassador Nikki Haley said Washington is ramping up the pressure on the North Korean regime. “The U.S. Mission to the UN submitted today a list of designation proposals to the UN Security Council’s 1718 North Korea Sanctions Committee aimed at shutting down North Korea’s illicit maritime smuggling activities to obtain oil and sell coal,” says the statement posted by permanent mission. On Friday Donald Trump announced the largest eve...
2018-02-24 13:57:35
Azerbaijan violates ceasefire 300 times past week
STEPANAKERT. – The Azerbaijani side breached the ceasefire along the Line of Contact between the Karabakh and Azerbaijani opposing forces around 300 times from February 18 to 24. During this time the Azerbaijani armed forces fired more than 3,000 shots toward the Karabakh military positions, and from shooting weapons of different calibers, the Artsakh Ministry of Defense said in a statement. The Azerbaijani side also used a 60mm mortar. The Defense Army vanguard units continued to have f...
2018-02-24 13:56:16
US embassy in Montenegro is attacked
A man threw an explosive device onto the grounds of the United States Embassy in Montenegro late Wednesday night, but succeeded only in killing himself, the US State Department said, according to The New York Times. Around midnight local time, witnesses saw the man, who was not identified, throw an object over the wall of the embassy property in Podgorica, the Montenegrin capital city, according to Steve Goldstein, the State Department’s under secretary for public diplomacy and public aff...
2018-02-22 12:06:52
Nalbandian on Karabakh conflict: Armenia, Minsk Group Co-Chairs have always stre...
Armenia and the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs have continuously stressed the necessity of respecting the commitments reached at the Vienna and St. Petersburg Summits. Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian on Wednesday stated the aforesaid in his address at the plenary meeting of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the European Parliament, in Brussels. “In 1999, the European Parliament adopted a resolution which stipulated that Nagorno-Karabakh declared its independence following simil...
2018-02-22 12:04:49
White House: It’s very clear that Russia meddled in US election
It’s very clear that Russia meddled in the election, spokesperson for White House Sarah Sanders said during the briefing on Tuesday. She said Donald Trump had never said that Russia didn’t meddle. “What he is saying is it didn’t have an impact, and it certainly wasn’t with help from the Trump campaign. It’s very clear that Russia meddled in the election. It’s also very clear that it didn’t have an impact on the election. And it’s also very...
2018-02-21 10:35:35
Newspaper: Duo of Armenian MPs known by their visit to Baku to leave for Berlin
YEREVAN. – After forming a new coalition government, Germany is trying to rapidly return its “diplomatic presence” in the Middle East and in our region with a serious focus on Armenia, Hraparak daily writes on Wednesday. Following the Munich summit, Germany is organizing “Armenia-EU Development Prospects” conference. The Armenian side will be presented at the conference in the following format: Armen Ashotyan from the Republican Party of Armenia and Mane Tandilyan ...
2018-02-21 10:34:27
Diogo Pinto: Time has come for EU to raise its game in Karabakh
Thirty years after the Karabakh conflict, it is time for the EU to turn its attention back to Nagorno-Karabakh and do better in acknowledging the territory, Diogo Pinto, Director of European Friends of Armenia writes in an article published by Euractiv.com. When the OSCE Minsk Group spearheads the efforts of the international community to find a peaceful solution to the conflict, while the EU pursues a policy of “neutrality”, Pinto writes. Brussels support the Minsk Group efforts, ...
2018-02-21 10:31:59
Armenia FM to head to Brussels
YEREVAN. – The Foreign Minister of Armenia, Edward Nalbandian, on Wednesday will pay a working visit to Brussels. In the Belgian capital city, Nalbandian will address the plenary meeting of the European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia informed Armenian News-NEWS.am. Also, the Armenian FM will meet with EU’s diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Polic...
2018-02-20 16:06:03
Turkey court sentences 6 journalists to life in jail
A Turkish court on Friday sentenced six journalists to life imprisonment for aiding plotters of a 2016 failed coup. Mehmet Altan, and his brother Ahmet, were accused of giving coded messages on a television talk show a day before the coup attempt, Reuters reported. All six denied the charges. Mehmet and Ahmet Altans have numerous publications about the need to recognize the Armenian Genocide.  
2018-02-17 13:22:18
Azerbaijani side violates ceasefire 250 times past week
STEPANAKERT. – The Azerbaijani side breached the truce along the Line of Contact between the Karabakh and Azerbaijani opposing forces around 250 times, from February 11 to 17. During this time the Azerbaijani armed forces fired more than 2,500 shots toward the Karabakh military positions, and from shooting weapons, the Artsakh Ministry of Defense said in a statement. The Defense Army vanguard units mainly refrained from taking any actions and continued to have full control over the front...
2018-02-17 13:20:43
Armenia to attend Munich Security Conference
YEREVAN.—President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan is leaving for a working visit to Germany on Saturday. He will participated in the Munich Security Conference where he will deliver a speech.
2018-02-17 13:19:11
Armenia’s Presidential Candidate Calls for ‘National Dialogue’
YEREVAN (RFE/RL)–Armen Sarkissian, the presidential candidate nominated by the ruling Republican Party of Armenia, called on Armenia’s leading political and other groups on Thursday to embark on a “dialogue” which he said he is needed for healing serious divisions in the country. Sarkissian indicated that he will help to launch such a dialogue in case of accepting the HHK nomination and being elected the next president of the republic by the parliament. In that context, ...
2018-02-16 13:04:43
30 Years Ago People of Artsakh Demanded Self-Determination
BY RAZMIG SARKISSIAN AND ALIK OURFALIAN The Artsakh movement was born thirty years ago. A movement grounded in the ever-present notions of justice and fairness, what was rightful and necessary. A people, exercising their basic human rights, the right of self-determination, to freely determine their political status and pursue their economic, social, and cultural development. On February 13, 1988, the people of Artsakh gathered for a rally in Stepanakert. What precipitated quickly after that wo...
2018-02-16 13:03:06
Yerevan ARF Condemns Violence Against Council Members
‘What We Witnessed, Defied All Human Rights and Norms and Cannot Be Justified’YEREVAN (Armenian Weekly)—The Armenian Revolutionary Federation Yerevan Central Committee on Wednesday has strongly condemned the violence against two members of Yerevan City Council, which took place at a council session a day earlier. Two female members of the Yerkir Tsirani party were physically attacked and assaulted by members of the Republican Party of Armenia after they brought putrid sewage s...
2018-02-15 11:00:31
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