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Gegham Manukyan: Criminal case initiated against the single opposition candidate Vazgen ManukyanGegham Manukyan: Criminal case initiated against the single opposition candidate Vazgen Manukyan
Ara Aivazian: Pressure on Azerbaijan regarding the return of Armenian prisoners from the international community is increasingAra Aivazian: Pressure on Azerbaijan regarding the return of Armenian prisoners from the international community is increasing
Ombudsman of Armenia is concerned about the presence of snipers in the windows of the National AssemblyOmbudsman of Armenia is concerned about the presence of snipers in the windows of the National Assembly
Zatulin: During the war in Karabakh, Nikol Pashinyan had no right to declare himself supreme commander in chiefZatulin: During the war in Karabakh, Nikol Pashinyan had no right to declare himself supreme commander in chief
Varazdat Karapetyan relieved of his post as Trade Representative of Armenia in ChinaVarazdat Karapetyan relieved of his post as Trade Representative of Armenia in China
United Nations Secretary-General s message to the participants of the International Conference held in AshkhabadUnited Nations Secretary-General s message to the participants of the International Conference held in Ashkhabad
The International Conference “Turkmenistan  and the United Nations: Cooperation for Peace and Trust” was held in AshkhabadThe International Conference “Turkmenistan and the United Nations: Cooperation for Peace and Trust” was held in Ashkhabad
Manukyan: The Constitutional Court is the last instance where the issue on dismissal of Chief of General Staff will be decidedManukyan: The Constitutional Court is the last instance where the issue on dismissal of Chief of General Staff will be decided
New Ambassador of Cyprus to Armenia presents his credentials to President SarkissianNew Ambassador of Cyprus to Armenia presents his credentials to President Sarkissian
Arshavir Gharamyan: Armenia as a unit of state identity is on the  edge of the abyssArshavir Gharamyan: Armenia as a unit of state identity is on the  edge of the abyss
Analyst: Ankara`s support for Pashinyan is due to fear of disavowing  trilateral statementsAnalyst: Ankara`s support for Pashinyan is due to fear of disavowing  trilateral statements
Parliamentarian: The need to resolve the internal political crisis  dictates everythingParliamentarian: The need to resolve the internal political crisis  dictates everything
In the coming hours, the President of Armenia will announce his  decision on the case of the Chief of the General Staff of the Armed  ForcesIn the coming hours, the President of Armenia will announce his  decision on the case of the Chief of the General Staff of the Armed  Forces
Armenian Foreign Minister told UN Deputy Secretary General about  humanitarian challenges faced by Artsakh as a result of Azerbaijani  aggressionArmenian Foreign Minister told UN Deputy Secretary General about  humanitarian challenges faced by Artsakh as a result of Azerbaijani  aggression
Freedom House signals detrimental impact of conflict over Karabakh on  freedom in ArmeniaFreedom House signals detrimental impact of conflict over Karabakh on  freedom in Armenia
Speaker of the Parliament meets with the US Ambassador and the Head  of USAID to ArmeniaSpeaker of the Parliament meets with the US Ambassador and the Head  of USAID to Armenia
Deputy Prime Minister: The activities of the Ambassador in Armenia  will allow for more active contacts and relations with the  NetherlandsDeputy Prime Minister: The activities of the Ambassador in Armenia  will allow for more active contacts and relations with the  Netherlands
Armenia and EU indicated the importance of resolving the Karabakh conflict within the framework of the  OSCE Minsk GroupArmenia and EU indicated the importance of resolving the Karabakh conflict within the framework of the  OSCE Minsk Group
A new holiday will appear in Armenia - Day of National MinoritiesA new holiday will appear in Armenia - Day of National Minorities
An exhibition of manuscripts evacuated from the Matenadaran-Gandzasar  scientific and cultural center opens in YerevanAn exhibition of manuscripts evacuated from the Matenadaran-Gandzasar  scientific and cultural center opens in Yerevan
For the first time in a long time, the number of coronavirus cases in  Armenia exceeded 300 per dayFor the first time in a long time, the number of coronavirus cases in  Armenia exceeded 300 per day
MP: Military MP: Military "Iskanders" turned into political "Iskanders"
The lawyer explained the consequences of the President`s refusal to  sign decree on the dismissal of the Chief of the General Staff The lawyer explained the consequences of the President`s refusal to  sign decree on the dismissal of the Chief of the General Staff 
Armenian President for the second time refused to sign a decree on  the dismissal of the Chief of the General StaffArmenian President for the second time refused to sign a decree on  the dismissal of the Chief of the General Staff
Yerevan Brandy Company presents new taste in the ARARAT Flavors rangeYerevan Brandy Company presents new taste in the ARARAT Flavors range
Hayk Konjoryan: OSCE Chairman Ann Linde does not consider the  Karabakh issue resolvedHayk Konjoryan: OSCE Chairman Ann Linde does not consider the  Karabakh issue resolved
Tomorrow the Prime Minister of Armenia may meet with the leader of  the opposition party to discuss the issue of early parliamentary  electionsTomorrow the Prime Minister of Armenia may meet with the leader of  the opposition party to discuss the issue of early parliamentary  elections
Hearing on the case of the second President of Armenia and others  postponed for a weekHearing on the case of the second President of Armenia and others  postponed for a week
State Emergency Service of Artsakh resumes search work in the combat  zoneState Emergency Service of Artsakh resumes search work in the combat  zone
More than 180 US Congressmen urge Biden administration to take  tougher stance on TurkeyMore than 180 US Congressmen urge Biden administration to take  tougher stance on Turkey
In Armenia, 240 new cases of coronavirus infection were detected per  day, 227 people recovered In Armenia, 240 new cases of coronavirus infection were detected per  day, 227 people recovered 
Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia: The  proposals are open for all parliamentarians, you can sit down and  discuss the possibilities for resolving the internal political CrisisSpeaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia: The  proposals are open for all parliamentarians, you can sit down and  discuss the possibilities for resolving the internal political Crisis
Stepanakert: The international community must force Azerbaijan to  comply with its humanitarian law obligations and return Armenian  prisoners of warStepanakert: The international community must force Azerbaijan to  comply with its humanitarian law obligations and return Armenian  prisoners of war
Pashinyan challenges Armenian oppositionPashinyan challenges Armenian opposition
Nikolai Platoshkin: Armenian Prime Minister Pashinyan is probably not  very versed in military issuesNikolai Platoshkin: Armenian Prime Minister Pashinyan is probably not  very versed in military issues
Armenian Minister of Economy and French Ambassador discussed economic  cooperation development issues Armenian Minister of Economy and French Ambassador discussed economic  cooperation development issues 
Artur Vanetsyan: The opposition is not ready to go to the elections  organized by Nikol PashinyanArtur Vanetsyan: The opposition is not ready to go to the elections  organized by Nikol Pashinyan
Armenian President and Prime Minister discussed the internal  political situation in the countryArmenian President and Prime Minister discussed the internal  political situation in the country
Artsakh parliament defined territories that came under the control of  Azerbaijan as occupiedArtsakh parliament defined territories that came under the control of  Azerbaijan as occupied
Edmon Marukyan: The choice is between the army and PashinyanEdmon Marukyan: The choice is between the army and Pashinyan
Armenian Parliament Speaker Calls For United Front Against Violence  and ThreatsArmenian Parliament Speaker Calls For United Front Against Violence  and Threats
Head of Public Council: The technology applied in the General Staff  had been applied in the Public Council as wellHead of Public Council: The technology applied in the General Staff  had been applied in the Public Council as well
A group of representatives of the ARF A group of representatives of the ARF "Dashnaktsutyun" party held a  rally demanding the resignation of the RA Prime Minister
Expert: The promise of Expert: The promise of "the end of velvet" - again smacks of populism
Tigran Avinyan: Making a revolution in 2018, the Armenian society  decided that there will be no more Tigran Avinyan: Making a revolution in 2018, the Armenian society  decided that there will be no more "March 1"  in Armenia 
The President of Armenia made a statement in connection with  speculations on the decision to dismiss the Chief of the General  Staff of the Armed ForcesThe President of Armenia made a statement in connection with  speculations on the decision to dismiss the Chief of the General  Staff of the Armed Forces
Draft new Criminal Code of Armenia discussed in parliamentary  commissionDraft new Criminal Code of Armenia discussed in parliamentary  commission
Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement between the EU and  Armenia entered into forceComprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement between the EU and  Armenia entered into force
The National Security Service of Armenia denies information about the  entry into the country of a special group of the Turkish Armed  Forces, and the Foreign Ministry - journalistsThe National Security Service of Armenia denies information about the  entry into the country of a special group of the Turkish Armed  Forces, and the Foreign Ministry - journalists
Former Adviser to the President of Karabakh: Azerbaijan Has  Opportunities for BlackmailFormer Adviser to the President of Karabakh: Azerbaijan Has  Opportunities for Blackmail
RA President: Contradictions should not turn into an atmosphere of  intolerance, mutual hatred, confrontation and disagreementRA President: Contradictions should not turn into an atmosphere of  intolerance, mutual hatred, confrontation and disagreement
The Ombudsman of Armenia continues to draw attention to the violation of the rights  of residents of bordering Syunik and GegharkunikThe Ombudsman of Armenia continues to draw attention to the violation of the rights  of residents of bordering Syunik and Gegharkunik
Ruben Vardanyan presented 2 scenarios for the development of events  in Armenia after mass protestsRuben Vardanyan presented 2 scenarios for the development of events  in Armenia after mass protests
EU calls for immediate withdrawal of foreign fighters from South Caucasus regionEU calls for immediate withdrawal of foreign fighters from South Caucasus region
Ombudsman of Armenia reacted to the statement of the President of   Azerbaijan about the Armenian prisoners of warOmbudsman of Armenia reacted to the statement of the President of   Azerbaijan about the Armenian prisoners of war
Armenian Prime Minister paid tribute to the memory of the victims of  the Armenian pogroms in SumgaitArmenian Prime Minister paid tribute to the memory of the victims of  the Armenian pogroms in Sumgait
Human rights defender strongly condemns death penalty performance  during opposition rallyHuman rights defender strongly condemns death penalty performance  during opposition rally
283 new cases of coronavirus infection confirmed in Armenia in 24 hours283 new cases of coronavirus infection confirmed in Armenia in 24 hours
Armenian Foreign Minister spoke with Deputy Prime Minister of  BulgariaArmenian Foreign Minister spoke with Deputy Prime Minister of  Bulgaria
Jean-Yves Le Drian: Armenian democracy must withstandJean-Yves Le Drian: Armenian democracy must withstand
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Vice Speaker of Armenian Parliament: The reports of US Department of State are noteworthy but there are more competent structures specializing in human rights and conflicts
 Friday, February 28 2014 15:14

Certainly, the annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices published by the US Department of State are noteworthy, but it should be noted that there are also other more competent international organizations specializing in protection of human rights and settlement of territorial conflicts, Vice Speaker of Armenian Parliament, Spokesperson for the ruling Republican Party of Armenia, told ArmInfo when commenting on the US State Department's assessment on the situation in Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh.     

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Sumgait massacre victims remembered in Moscow and Brussels
 Friday, February 28 2014 14:17

 Within the framework of his visit to Belgium, Armenian Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan on Wednesday laid a wreath to the cross-stone, which is placed in Brussels and in memory of the Armenian Genocide victims.  

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"Keep your hands off the pregnant women's pockets!" - Healthcare Ministry responds to women's protest against introduction of paid medical services
 Friday, February 28 2014 14:17

The healthcare system of Armenia faces a ridiculous situation. A couple of days ago the media outlets reported that from now on citizens will have to pay for inpatient treatment of pregnancy pathologies. In addition, some medical services at polyclinics will also be on a paid basis. The idea to introduce such a mechanism of payments was conditioned by the anti- corruption fight, strange though it may seem.    

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Greens: Ler Ex company has once again polluted Geghi River
 Friday, February 28 2014 13:44

 Ler Ex company has polluted Geghi River in Syunik region, says Pan-Armenian Environmental Front.
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A number of Armenian NGOs urge world community to condemn Mar 1 2008 events
 Friday, February 28 2014 13:40

A number of Armenian NGOs have urged the world community to condemn human rights violations and the Mar 1 2008 events in Armenia.

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Political expert: Ukraine is experiencing collapse, almost all power institutions have lost legitimacy
 Friday, February 28 2014 13:36

 Ukraine is experiencing collapse, almost all power institutions have lost legitimacy, Alexander Iskandaryan, Director of the Caucasus Institute, said at a press conference in Yerevan on Friday.    

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Deputy: Criticism in the annual report of US Department of State on human rights is not new
 Friday, February 28 2014 13:36

Criticism in the annual report of US Department of State on human rights is not new, a deputy from the opposition Heritage parliamentary faction, Tevan Pogosyan, told Arminfo correspondent when commenting on the report 2013, which contains sharp criticism regarding Armenia.

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Historian: Construction of cafe near Garni Temple is illegal
 Friday, February 28 2014 13:34

The project to build a cafe near Garni Temple is illegal, historian Vahe Atanesyan told journalists on Friday.

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US Department of State: Members of Armenia's security forces continued to employ torture and inhuman treatment regularly
 Friday, February 28 2014 13:33

 While the law prohibits torture and other cruel, inhuman, or degrading treatment or punishment, reports indicated that members of the Armenian security forces continued to employ them regularly, says the 2013 Country Report on Human Rights Practices published by the US Department of State on Feb 27.   

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Member of parliament: ARFD must not be blamed for implication in March 2008 events in Yerevan
 Friday, February 28 2014 13:32

 The time has come to close the political page of the tragic March 2008 events, and only the legal page has remained. We should reply to the questions of the relatives of the victims, secretary of the ARFD parliamentary faction, Aghvan Vardanyan, told journalists today. 

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"Investigation" in Sumgait incidents by Azerbaijani prosecutor general's office ushers a new wave of fake data on mass killings of Armenians
 Friday, February 28 2014 13:31

 "Investigation" in the Sumgait incidents of February 1988 by the Azerbaijani prosecutor general's office has ushered a new wave of fake data on the mass killings of Armenians in Sumgait. This time, First Deputy Prosecutor General Rustam Usubov replenished the list of Azerbaijani liars. 

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Deputy from PAP doubts if premier knows what the core of the Customs Union is
 Friday, February 28 2014 13:30

"I doubt if Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan is aware what the Customs Union is", - secretary of Prosperous Armenia Party parliamentary faction, Naira Zohrabyan, said to journalists today. 

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Mass Media: Serzh Sargsyan tries to retain his power even after the second term through constitutional reform
 Friday, February 28 2014 13:29

 The Armenian Presidential Committee on Constitutional Reform is preparing a project of transition to the parliamentary system of government, with enlargement of the prime minister's authority at the expense of the president's powers. The project will be submitted for a referendum, the Chorrord Inqnishkhanutyun newspaper writes. 

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Spokesperson for US Department of State: There can't be a military solution to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict
 Friday, February 28 2014 13:28

 "The tragic loss of life in the war between Azerbaijan and Armenia reminds us that there can't be a military solution to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict," spokesperson for the United States Department of State Jen Psaki said at a briefing, APA reports.

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ARFD to hold public discussion of the situation around "Nairit" plant
 Friday, February 28 2014 13:27

A deputy of the National Assembly form ARFD, Aghvan Vardanyan, told journalists today that ARF Dashnaktiutyun will hold public discussion of the situation around "Nairit" plant.

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Naira Zohrabyan: The report of US Department of State on situation in Armenia corresponds to the facts
 Friday, February 28 2014 13:24

The report of US Department of State on situation in Armenia corresponds to the facts, secretary of the Prosperous Armenia Party parliamentary faction, Naira Zohrabyan, told ArmInfo correspondent. 

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Gevorg Kostanyan: Political speculations around Araratcement Plant are absurd
 Friday, February 28 2014 10:02

No criminal case has been instituted in relation to the situation around Araratcement Plant, Prosecutor General of Armenia Gevorg Kostanyan told journalists on Thursday.  

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Expert: Azeris have done a big job and it is the work of experienced hackers
 Friday, February 28 2014 10:00

The Feb 26 hacking attack made by Azerbaijan was a planned attack. On Feb 26 Azeri hackers usually make attempts to crack Armenian websites. The latest attack made some Armenian websites inoperative even without cracking them, cyber security expert Samvel Martirosyan said at a press conference in Yerevan on Thursday when commenting on yesterday's Azeri hacking attacks on 300 Armenian websites. 

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Project of "Rosneft" on reconstruction of the Yerevan "Nairit" plant is rather realistic
 Friday, February 28 2014 09:57

 Chairman of the Republican Union of Employers of Armenia, Gagik Makaryan, said at today's press-conference that the project of "Rosneft" on reconstruction of the Yerevan "Nairit" plant is rather realistic. 

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Armenia to cooperate with Turkey, Georgia and Bulgaria in the matter of rural tourism
 Friday, February 28 2014 09:56

 Armenia should become an indivisible part of the South Caucasus and participate in all the regional projects, director of the Armenian office of "Heifer International", Anahit Kazanchyan, said during presentation of the project "Development of innovative rural tourism", 27 February. 

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