Armenian citizens are subjected to severe discrimination by the Bulgarian border police

 Monday, July 22 2024 17:39
Armenian citizens are subjected to severe discrimination by the  Bulgarian border police

ArmInfo. The Bulgarian border police has introduced  harsh discriminatory measures against Armenian citizens crossing the  country's border. Overt and blatant discrimination based on  nationality and citizenship and overt cases of xenophobia on behalf  of border police officers began to gain momentum after Bulgaria  joined (with reservations) the Schengen legislation of the European  Union. As a result, dozens of Armenian citizens entering with  Bulgarian Schengen visas obtained in Armenia are forced to endure  degrading hours of outright abuse at the airports of Sofia and  throughout Bulgaria.

New meeting of Armenian, Azerbaijani parliament speakers announced 
 Monday, July 8 2024 16:27

ArmInfo. In October, a meeting between the Speaker of the National Assembly of Armenia Alen Simonyan  and the Speaker of the Milli Majlis of Azerbaijan Sahiba Gafarova will take place in Geneva.

Azerbaijani FM once more raises issue of Armenia`s Constitution 
 Monday, July 8 2024 13:05

ArmInfo.Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov, in the context of the settlement of  Armenian-Azerbaijani relations, once again raised the issue of the Constitution of Armenia.

Armenian delegation to participate in high-level forum in New York 
 Monday, July 8 2024 12:27

ArmInfo.The Armenian delegation, headed by RA Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan, will take part in a high-level political forum on sustainable development in New York. This follows from the order of the Chairman of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia Alen Simonyan, who was traveling as part of the Armenian delegation and the Vice Speaker of the National Assembly Hakob Arshakyan.

Armenia`s premier congratulates British counterpart 
 Monday, July 8 2024 10:55

ArmInfo.Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan sent a congratulatory message to Sir Keir Starmer on the  occasion of assuming the post of Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

Discussion on protection of Armenian people`s rights at U.S. and  international courts held 
 Monday, July 8 2024 10:53

ArmInfo.With the participation of the ex-Ombudsman of Armenia, head of the Tatoyan Foundation Arman  Tatoyan, three days of intensive working discussions took place regarding the protection of the rights and security of the Armenian people, including the border population of Armenia, the Armenian Quarter of Jerusalem, as well as Artsakh Armenians in international and US courts.

Nikol Pashinyan sends congratulatory message to Masoud Pezeshkian on  his election as President of Iran
 Saturday, July 6 2024 15:17

ArmInfo.Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan sent a congratulatory message to Masoud Pezeshkian on  his election as President of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

Alen Simonyan: We will appoint new ambassador to Russia
 Saturday, July 6 2024 15:16

ArmInfo. We will soon appoint a new ambassador to Russia. I hope soon. Speaker of the Armenian  Parliament Alen Simonyan announced this during a joint press conference with American congressmen, answering the question of .

Joe Wilson: By deepening cooperation in security field, we will be  able to ensure Armenia`s resilience in resisting external influences
 Saturday, July 6 2024 15:14

ArmInfo. It is an honor for us to be in Armenia, which is an important partner for us in the region.  Chairman of the US Helsinki Commission Joe Wilson stated during a visit to Armenia as part of a delegation of US congressmen headed by Senator Roger Wicker.

Senator: We understand importance of settling Armenian-Azerbaijani  relations, but there must be accountability regarding refugees and  preserving cultural heritage
 Saturday, July 6 2024 15:13

ArmInfo.We understand the importance of settling Armenian- Azerbaijani relations, but there must be accountability regarding refugees and preserving cultural heritage.  Chairman of the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Senator from Maryland Ben Cardin stated during his visit to Armenia as part of a delegation led by US Senator Roger Wicker."And we will continue to keep these issues at the center of our attention", he said.

Hungary lifts veto on EPF EUR10 million aid to Yerevan 
 Thursday, July 4 2024 17:37

ArmInfo.This year, Armenia will receive 10 million euros from the  European Peace Facility (EPF) for  the first time, Hungary has dropped its veto on the European Union's first-ever military assistance to Armenia, EU diplomatic sources told RFE/RL's Armenian Service on Thursday.  "The sources who did not want  to be identified added that the EU foreign ministers are now expected to give the final green light to the military aid to Armenia at their next meeting slated for July 22," the RFE/RL's Armenian Service reports.

A solemn opening ceremony of the monument to the great Turkmen thinker Magtymguly Fragi took place in Astana
 Thursday, July 4 2024 15:19

ArmInfo.On July 4, 2024, a solemn opening ceremony of the monument to the great poet-thinker Magtymguly Fragi took place in the capital of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Astana. The ceremony was attended by the National Leader of the Turkmen people, Chairman of the Halk Maslahaty of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, who is on a working visit to the Republic of Kazakhstan, Chairman of the Senate of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan Maulen Ashimbayev, Akim of the city of Astana Kassymbek Zhenis and other officials.

Azerbaijan reacts to CPT statement 
 Thursday, July 4 2024 14:45

ArmInfo.Azerbaijan refutes criticism of Council of Europe's Committee for Prevention of Torture  and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment in its public statement, the statement of Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry said, Trend reports.

While Azerbaijani president insists on `Western Azerbaijani  community`s rights`, Yerevan fails to regognize Artsakh people`s  right - opposition MP
 Thursday, July 4 2024 14:32

ArmInfo. Azerbaijan has once again intensified the false thesis about the so-called "Western Azerbaijan," noted opposition deputy, secretary of the "I Have the Honor" faction Tigran Abrahamyan on his social media account. 

European Anti-torture Committee issues public statement on Azerbaijan
 Wednesday, July 3 2024 20:55

ArmInfo. The Council of Europe's Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading  Treatment or Punishment (CPT) has issued a public statement on Azerbaijan.

Everything is on schedule, according to plan. There are no glitches,  Putin told Erdogan
 Wednesday, July 3 2024 19:25

ArmInfo.Despite all the  current challenges in the world, relations between Russia and Turkiye are  nevertheless developing steadily, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on July 3 in Astana at a meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

"What we discussed several years ago is already being successfully  implemented": Aliyev to Putin
 Wednesday, July 3 2024 19:15

ArmInfo.Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Azerbaijani counterpart Ilham Aliyev began talks in  Astana, the Kremlin press service reports.

Mher Grigoryan expresses his gratitude to US for its continuous  support to government programs
 Wednesday, July 3 2024 18:40

ArmInfo.Armenia reaffirms its commitment to the democratic values shared with the United States,  Deputy Prime Minister Mher Grigoryan said at an event organized to mark the Independence Day of the United States of America.

Georgian Foreign Minister: Cooperation between Tbilisi, Yerevan  enters qualitatively new stage
 Wednesday, July 3 2024 17:05

ArmInfo.Cooperation between Georgia and Armenia has entered a qualitatively new stage with the  signing of the Declaration on Strategic Partnership. The new stage has had a turning point in our multilateral cooperation," Georgian Foreign Minister Ilia Darchiashvili said at a joint briefing with Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan on July 3, as quoted by Sputnik Georgia.

RA Foreign Minister: We have healthy dialogue with Turkiye, and we  are making progress
 Wednesday, July 3 2024 16:54

ArmInfo.Armenia is ready to fully normalize relations with Turkey and establish diplomatic  relations with it. Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan stated at a briefing in Tbilisi, as reported by Sputnik Georgia.

"Belarus invited Armenia to take part in  parade in Minsk, but   parade units of Armenia did not arrive"
 Wednesday, July 3 2024 16:51

ArmInfo. Belarus invited Armenia to take part in the parade in Minsk, but for far-fetched, subjective  reasons, the parade units of this country did not arrive. This was stated by State Secretary of the Security Council Aleksandr Volfovich, answering journalists' questions, a BELTA correspondent reports.