ArmInfo. On the eve of next week's meeting in Washington, DC of Armenian and Azerbaijani foreign ministers regarding Artsakh status and security issues, the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) called on Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to lift "arbitrary, outdated, and counter-productive restrictions" on travel and communication between the United States and the Republic of Artsakh. The ANCA's request is consistent with the legislative aims of H.Res.190, a bipartisan resolution seeking the removal of these prohibitions and the full return of Artsakh to any and all negotiations regarding its future.
ArmInfo. From June 9 to 15, the enemy violated the cease-fire regime about 140 times on the Line of Contact of the Armed Forces of Artsakh and Azerbaijan, firing more than 1,000 shots at Armenian combat posts from various small-arms.
ArmInfo. Football Federation of Armenia intends to build a new stadium. Director of the National Security Service and the President of the Football Federation of Armenia Artur Vanetsyan stated this in an interview with Shantnews.
ArmInfo. The Prime Minister of Armenia has not tasked the National Security Service once a month to reveal any sensational corruption case, as it is spread in the media, this information does not correspond to reality, it is simply impossible. The Director of the National Security Service and President of the Football Federation of Armenia Artur Vanetsyan said this in an interview with Shant TV Company.
ArmInfo. There is a small group of people who are targeting the NSS. This was stated by the Director of the National Security Service Artur Vanetsyan in an interview with Shant TV.
ArmInfo. The MP from "Prosperous Armenia" Tigran Urikhanyan laid down his the mandate. He wrote about this on Facebook.
ArmInfo. Director of the National Security Service Artur Vanetsyan is ashamed not of the content of the wiretap of his conversation with the head of the SIS, Sasun Khachatryan, but of the fact itself. He stated this in an interview with Shant TV.
ArmInfo. Lusovit village headman (Tavush region, ed. note) Grigor Sarkhatyan has gotten a gunshot wound, he is in serious condition in Yerevan Erebuni medical center. As reported by ArmInfo correspondent in the medical center, Sarkhatyan was taken to hospital late yesterday with gunshot wounds and immediately operated on. He is now in intensive care and is connected to a respirator.
ArmInfo. Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan signed an order appointing Zare Sinanian Chief Commander for Diaspora Affairs.Zare Sinanian was born in 1973 in Yerevan. He studied at the Yerevan school number 172. In 1988, the family moved to the United States and settled in the city of Burbank, where he graduated from high school.In 1997, Sinanian graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) with a degree in political science. He worked in the body that controls the market of expensive bonds of Washington, was involved in one of the Armenian lobbyist companies.Sinan in 1998 settled in Glendale, was involved in the work of I-Dat. In April 2014, he was appointed mayor of Glendale.