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23 / November / 2017

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Karabakh MOD: 3 soldiers killed in landmine explosion
STEPANAKERT. – Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh Republic/NKR) Defense Army servicemen Gegham Zakaryan (born in 1995), Sargis Abrahamyan (born in 1998), and Sargis Melikyan (born in 1997) were fatally wounded, on Tuesday at around 6:35pm, as a result of a landmine explosion at the protection area of a Defense Army unit. In addition, serviceman Narek Hoveyan (born in 1998) sustained injuries. He is in severe condition. The NKR Ministry of Defense (MOD) informed Armenian News-NEWS.am t...
2017-11-22 13:27:53
Soldier wounded in Karabakh landmine explosion is in extremely severe condition
The sources of Armenian News-NEWS.am have informed that military serviceman Narek Hoveyan, who on Tuesday was wounded in a landmine explosion in the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh Republic/NKR), is at the military hospital in capital city Stepanakert, and he is in very critical condition. We have learned that the physicians are doing their best to stabilize the soldier’s condition. The doctors, however, are not yet considering the option of having him transferred to Yerevan, the c...
2017-11-22 13:20:34
3 soldiers died while carrying out engineering works at Karabakh combat position...
YEREVAN. – An investigation is underway to find out the circumstances behind the death of the three military servicemen in the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh Republic/NKR). According to the statement which the Investigative Committee of Armenia has issued, the three NKR Defense Army military unit servicemen, Lieutenant Gegham Zakaryan and Privates Sargis Abrahamyan and Sargis Melikyan, sustained fatal shrapnel wounds, on Tuesday at around 6:35pm, as a result of an anti-tank mine ex...
2017-11-22 13:19:06
Karabakh MOD: 3 soldiers killed in landmine explosion
STEPANAKERT. – Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh Republic/NKR) Defense Army servicemen Gegham Zakaryan (born in 1995), Sargis Abrahamyan (born in 1998), and Sargis Melikyan (born in 1997) were fatally wounded, on Tuesday at around 6:35pm, as a result of a landmine explosion at the protection area of a Defense Army unit. In addition, serviceman Narek Hoveyan (born in 1998) sustained injuries. He is in severe condition. The NKR Ministry of Defense (MOD) informed Armenian News-NEWS.am t...
2017-11-22 13:16:40
Nalbandian dismisses: UN Security Council resolutions not on agenda of talks
YEREVAN. – Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian dismissed the statement of Baku that implementation of the UN Security Council resolutions is on the agenda of the talks. At a joint press conference with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on November 21 in Yerevan, Nalbandian, responding to a question about whether the reports are true, recalled that the main goal of the adoption of the resolutions was the cessation of hostilities. “Resolutions, and there are four of them...
2017-11-21 15:22:12
Armenia MOD delegation visits Russia
YEREVAN. – A delegation from Armenia, and led by Deputy Defense Minister Artak Davtyan, paid a working visit to Russia. During the trip, the delegation visited several military education institutions in capital city Moscow and in Saint Petersburg, the Ministry of Defense (MOD) of Armenia informed Armenian News-NEWS.am. Also, Davtyan met with Nikolay Pankov, State Secretary and Deputy Minister of Defense of Russia. The interlocutors discussed a number of matters of mutual interest.
2017-11-21 13:17:21
Artsakh president opens Days of Artsakh in France
STEPANAKERT. – President of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic Bako Sahakyan was present a solemn event organized in Paris connection with the launching of the Days of Artsakh in France attended by the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to France, representatives of the local Armenian community and French public and political circles. In his speech President Sahakyan noted that the Days of Artsakh were held in Europe for the first time, and that was the rea...
2017-11-21 13:16:21
Artsakh, France cities sign friendship declaration
STEPANAKERT. –President of Artsakh Bako Sahakyan arrived in the French town of Alfortville and attended a solemn event of signing a friendship declaration between Alfortville and the Artsakh town of Berdzor. In his speech, President Sahakyan said the signing of the friendship declaration a significant event for Artsakh from political, legal and moral viewpoints classifying it among important bases for cementing and developing friendly ties with France. “Cooperation with France and ...
2017-11-21 13:15:16
Putin to discuss Syria with Trump and Middle East leaders
President of Russia Vladimir Putin will hold a phone consultations with the US president and leaders of a number of countries in the Middle East region, Putin said during the talks with Syrian President Bashar Assad. “I will hold consultations with the leaders of those countries that I have already mentioned. A talk with Emir of Qatar is planned for today, tomorrow there will be a talk with US President Donald Trump, then with the leaders of the countries of the region,” Putin said....
2017-11-21 13:14:24
Lavrov has no excessive optimism about speedy resolution of Karabakh conflict
YEREVAN. – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov does not feel excessive optimism about the possibility of a quick settlement of the Karabakh conflict. At a joint news conference with Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian, the Russian minister recalled that during his visit to Baku he had already noted the presence of all the components necessary for the settlement. The elements are on the negotiations table, the components are formed into a package, and it is difficult to take on...
2017-11-21 13:13:29
Lavrov: Armenia and Russia boost trade
YEREVAN. – The relations between Armenia and Russia are relations of a true alliance and strategic partnership, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said during a joint presser with Armenian counterpart Edward Nalbandian in Yerevan on Tuesday. Expressing gratitude to the Armenian friends for the hospitality, the minister noted that this is far from the first meeting this year. The other day Moscow hosted a delegation from Armenia. These two trips are dedicated to the 25th anniversary of...
2017-11-21 13:12:26
Karabakh Military Council holds regular meeting
The Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh Republic/NKR) Military Council on Saturday convened a regular meeting, chaired by Defense Minister and Defense Army Commander Levon Mnatsakanyan. The present-day situation regarding the combat, logistics and technical support of the Artsakh Defense Army, its current challenges, and the avenues for its improvement were discussed at the talk. And summing up the results of this meeting, Mnatsakanyan gave relevant tasks to the command staff in attendance.
2017-11-20 11:19:16
Armenia village murder solved
The murder, which had taken place on December 28 of the year past in the Shirak Province of Armenia, has been solved, and a charge has been filed against the victim’s cousin. According to the respective indictment, Hunan, being under the influence of alcohol, had argued with his cousin in Jrarat village, and over making offensive remarks toward his sister-in-law. During the argument, Hunan had hit his cousin several times and negligently caused his death. A criminal charge has been broug...
2017-11-20 11:17:46
Karabakh President in France, visits Phonethon center in Paris
STEPANAKERT. – A Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh Republic/NKR) delegation, led by President Bako Sahakyan, on Sunday arrived in France on a working visit. On the same day in Paris, Sahakyan visited the Phonethon center organized by the Hayastan (Armenia) All Armenian Fund, and met with officials of the fund’s local chapter and young volunteers that are engaged in the process, Central Information Department of the Office of the NKR President informed Armenian News-NEWS.am. The...
2017-11-20 11:16:52

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