ArmInfo. Introduction of investigative mechanisms is the best way to avoid fatalities during the incidents, Armenian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Tigran Balayan has told ArmInfo's correspondent, when commenting on Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov's statement about the need to launch investigative mechanisms.
ArmInfo. The parliamentary election in Armenia will experience an interesting competition, Deputy Chairman of the ruling Republican Party of Armenia Armen Ashotyan said, when commenting on the intention of Gagik Tsarukyan and Prosperous Armenia Party to run in the election.
ArmInfo.Spokesperson of the second President of Armenia Robert Kocharyan Viktor Soghomonyan refuted the information that Kocharyan intends to move to the USA as a permanent place of residence, he stated about this in a talk to ArmInfo's reporter.
Armenia and NKR Defense Ministries disproved the information on shooting at azeri positions and launching Shmel fire unit.
Lithuanian law maker: Karabakh conflict settlement related Lithuania position is concordant to EU position
ArmInfo. Tigran Mkrtchyan, the Ambassador of Armenia, held a meeting with Lithuanian Seim Foreign Relations Permanent Commission Head Juozas Bernatonis . According to the information of the Arnenian Foreign Ministry press office, Bernatonisi mentioned that political relations between two countries are at high level. He added at that, that in recent years bilateral economic relations showed an obvious growth.
ArmInfo. "The April battles and the armed incident that took place at the Azerbaijani-Armenian border on December 29, 2016 once again demonstrated that the presence of Armenian troops in Nagorno Karabakh is the main source of tension in the region", Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov told APA.
ArmInfo.Armenia's Minister of Culture Armen Amiryan told about the plans for 2017. "In 2017 we plan to finish reconstruction of 7 cultural and historical monuments. Our priority task is not only to ensure maintenance and restoration of monuments but also to make them profitable facilities developing qualitative infrastructure around them," the Minister noted.
ArmInfo.For the first time in Armenia, Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker” (“Shchelkunchik”) ballet has been presented in a new format with the application of latest technologies. The authors of the project have turned the entire concert hall, columns, niches and moldings into a three-dimensional screen and made the hall vibrant with unique animation. On December 20th the audience had the opportunity to enjoy the composition of the famous ballet performed by Armenian National Philharmonic Orchestra while making а virtual journey through the three-dimensional glasses to the “wonderland” created in the concert hall.
ArmInfo.Blog writer Alexander Lapshin's case should be addressed only within the legal framework, Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov told APA.
Lavrov about Lapshin`s detention. Russia is against criminalization of journalists visiting different areas.
ArmInfo. Russia is against criminalization of journalists or simply private persons visiting any region, Sergey Lavrov, the Russian Foreign Minister stated at the annual press conference in Moscow , commenting the detention of Russian-Israeli blogger Alexander Lapshin in Minsk due to Azerbaijan's request for his visit to Nagorno Karabakh.
Azerbaijan reflects on motives of blocking the decision on extension of mandate of OSCE Office in Yerevan
Vladimir Zainetdinov. Gearing Nikolay Bordyuzha`s resignation to the incident at Armenian-Azerbaijani border unacceptable.
ArmInfo. Investigative Committee of Armenia has initiated a criminal case related to injury of serviceman Gurgen Sargsyan (born in 1997), the press-service of the Investigative Committee informs.
State Committee on Science: Armenian scientists able to solve any complicated task related to military- scientific sphere.
ArmInfo.Aremnian scientist is able to solve any complicated task in the military-scientific sphere, if he has a proper task put in front, Samvel Harutyunyan, the head of the State Committee on Science under the Ministry of Science and Education stated on January 17, summarizing the results of 2016.
Tatul Manaseryan confident Armenian Prime Minister not informed about mid-ranked chains work low quality.
ArmInfo.As compared to early 2016, the water level in Lake Sevan has risen by 30cm, Armenian Minister of Nature Protection Artsvik Minasyan said at a press conference on December 27, when summing up the results of the year.
Armenian Nature Protection Ministry comes out for implementation of complete isnusance of environmental risks for all the mining sector.
ArmInfo. Armenian Nature Protection Ministry comes out for implementation of complete isnusance of environmental risks for all the mining sector, Artsvik Minasyan, the Head of the Ministry stated at the resulting press conference on December 27.
Armenian Government is intended to set national parks and protected natural areas with clearly modified development programs.