Former MP Levon Sargsyan will remain under arrest

 Wednesday, January 27 2021 15:11
Former MP Levon Sargsyan will remain under arrest

ArmInfo.The court chaired by Tatevik Grigoryan rejected the lawyers' petition to change the preventive measure against former MP from the Republican Party of  Armenia Levon Sargsyan, known by the nickname "Alraghatsi Lyovik".

Head of Union of Armenians of Russia to Nikol Pashinyan: The Armenian  community of Russia is waiting for your resignation, not your arrival  in Moscow
 Saturday, January 9 2021 14:47

ArmInfo.The Armenian community of Russia is waiting for the resignation of the RA Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, not his arrival in Moscow. This is stated  in the statement of the President of the Union of Armenians of Russia  (UAR) Ara Abrahamyan, which was spread by the press service of the  organization.

Heritage Party demands Prime Minister of Armenia to refuse from  visiting Moscow
 Saturday, January 9 2021 14:33

ArmInfo.The prospect of a possible Aliyev-Pashinyan-Putin meeting within the framework of the visit of the head of the Armenian government to Moscow on January 11 raises great concerns, since the agenda of this visit is unclear.  This is stated in the statement of the Heritage party received by ArmInfo.

RA Ombudsman: Mechanical approaches in determining the state borders  of the Republic of Armenia should be excluded
 Saturday, January 9 2021 14:30

ArmInfo.Stepa Movsisyan, a resident of the village of Shurnukh in the Syunik region of Armenia, owned a livestock farm in the immediate vicinity of his home that was  split into two parts Azerbaijani and Armenian by using a GPS [Global  Positioning System] or Google Map.  The office of the Human Rights  Defender reports.

Armenia`s Ombudsman: The security of the RA state borders is  endangered
 Saturday, January 9 2021 11:00

ArmInfo. Armenia's Human Rights Defender Arman Tatoyan is in Syunik region of the Republic of Armenia (RA) with his staff on a three-day working visit. Visits to  Goris, Shurnukh, Vorotan, Kapan, Meghri and other communities are  planned.

Another lawmaker of the National Assembly of Armenia decided to leave  the ruling "My Step" faction 
 Saturday, January 9 2021 10:50

ArmInfo. Another lawmaker of the National Assembly of Armenia Sofia Hovsepyan decided to leave the ruling faction "My step". 

RA MFA Spokesperson: Agreement on visa-free regime between Armenia  and Azerbaijan does not work de facto
 Friday, January 8 2021 18:43

ArmInfo.  Today in the  Armenian media the information was circulated that for the citizens  of Armenia and Azerbaijan a mutual visa-free regime will operate from  now on. The media published similar news with reference to the list  of countries, updated on December 17, presented by the Ministry of  Foreign Affairs.

Armenian President calls on  country`s authorities to be guided by  national interests and  Constitution
 Friday, January 8 2021 18:38

ArmInfo. Armenian President Armen  Sarkissian stressed the importance of the trilateral ceasefire  statement of November 9, 2020. This was reported by the presidential  press service.

Justice Party calls on political forces of Armenia to demand the  resignation of Prime Minister Pashinyan
 Friday, January 8 2021 18:27

ArmInfo. The Justice Party led by   Secretary  of  Artsakh's National Security Council Vitali Balasanyan   calls on the political forces of Armenia to demand the resignation  of Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan.

Artsvik Minasyan stated that opposition intends to apply to  administrative court and prevent surrender of territories to  Azerbaijan
 Friday, January 8 2021 17:15

ArmInfo. Representative of the  ARF- "Dashnatskutyun" party Artsvik Minasyan said that the opposition  intends to submit a claim to the administrative court, which will  prevent the surrender of Armenia's territories to Azerbaijan.

Prosecutor General`s Office: Criminal case against former MP Levon  Sargsyan sent to court
 Friday, January 8 2021 17:03

ArmInfo.  The General Prosecutor's  Office of Armenia reports that the criminal case against former MP  Levon Sargsyan, nicknamed "Alrakhatsi Lyovik", has been sent to  court.  According to the source, on the basis of the evidence  received, Sargsyan was charged under Article 175 (Robbery, Ed. note)  of the RA Criminal Code. According to the report of the investigating  authority, in 2008 Sargsyan, together with his acquaintance A.K. and  former police officer A.N. carried out a criminal attack on the house  of former head of the Customs Committee Armen Avetisyan. As a result,  Avetisyan was robbed for a total amount of about 45 million drams.

Arman Tatoyan: Armenian servicemen captured and held prisoners by the  Azerbaijani military must be released and returned to Armenia
 Friday, January 8 2021 16:10

ArmInfo. Human Rights Defender of  Armenia Arman Tatoyan made a statement regarding the Armenian  servicemen held in Azerbaijani captivity. This statement was  published on Tatoyan's Facebook page.

Minister of Justice assures that there is no secret document about  the surrender of territories
 Friday, January 8 2021 15:23

ArmInfo. The head of the Ministry  of Justice Rustam Badasyan met with the human rights defenders who  were holding a protest action in front of the department. An ArmInfo  correspondent reports.

Armenian President is seriously ill with COVID 
 Friday, January 8 2021 14:27

ArmInfo.Armenian President Armen Sarkissian is suffering hard form of coronavirus disease.

Human rights defenders of Armenia demand clarifications from the  Ministry of Justice regarding the secret treaty
 Friday, January 8 2021 14:25

ArmInfo. Human rights defenders of  Armenia are holding a protest action in front of the building of the  Ministry of Justice, demanding explanations from the department  whether a document will be signed, which is supposed during the visit  of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan to Moscow.

Armenia`s Ombudsman:  President of Azerbaijan uses statements, which  are part of anti-Armenian policy in Azerbaijan and organized  propaganda of hostility towards the Armenian people
 Friday, January 8 2021 13:35

ArmInfo. 'Yesterday, on January 7,  2021, the President of Azerbaijan, in his speech summarizing 2020,  used statements and emphases which are part of the anti- Armenian  policy in Azerbaijan and the organized propaganda of hostility  towards the Armenian people', Armenia's Ombudsman Arman Tatoyan  stressed in his statement.

RA Prime Minister: Our priority for the further implementation of  the trilateral statement of November 10 is a complete exchange of  prisoners, hostages and bodies of the dead soldiers
 Friday, January 8 2021 12:30

ArmInfo. "Our priority for the further implementation of the trilateral statement of November 10 is the full implementation of paragraph 8 of the statement," Armenian  Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan wrote on his Facebook page.  

Anna Naghdalyan: The statement of November 9 does not impose any  restrictions on contacts between Armenia and Artsakh at different  levels
 Thursday, January 7 2021 17:22

ArmInfo.Azerbaijan's statement that the visit of the Armenian Foreign Minister to Artsakh is a violation of the commitments made in the November 9 statement is  a completely empty and groundless statement. Anna Naghdalyan, press  secretary of the Armenian Foreign Ministry, said this, answering  Interfax questions.

Mane Gevorgyan: Armenia does not intend to make unilateral  concessions
 Thursday, January 7 2021 17:21

ArmInfo.Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has repeatedly drawn attention to the fact that the November 9 statement does not mention the corridor connecting  Azerbaijan with Nakhichivan. This was stated by the Spokesperson of  the Prime Minister of Armenia Mane Gevorgyan, commenting to Armpress  on the statement of the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on the  Nakhichevan corridor.

RA MFA Speaker: The Azerbaijani side has violated and continues to  violate a number of key provisions of the trilateral statement.
 Thursday, January 7 2021 16:36

ArmInfo.The Azerbaijani side has violated and continues to violate a number of key provisions of the trilateral statement. Anna Naghdalyan, press secretary of the  Armenian Foreign Ministry, said this, answering Interfax questions.

Tigran Abrahamyan: Trilateral statement of November 9 did not solve  any of the main problems
 Thursday, January 7 2021 13:36

ArmInfo.Recently, various incidents have been recorded on the line of contact between Artsakh and Azerbaijani troops, mostly irregular shelling and provocations  against civilian vehicles. Former adviser to the President of Artsakh  Tigran Abrahamyan wrote about this on his Facebook page.