Co-Founder of Lemkin Institute sees need for sanctions against Azerbaijan to prevent another genocide against Armenians
Elisa von Joeden-Forgey, Co-Founder and Co-President of the Lemkin Institute for Genocide Prevention, endowed Chair in Holocaust and Genocide Studies, Keene State College, USA, highlights the role of the international community on putting pressure on Azerbaijan to refuse from genocidal intentions against Armenians of Nagorno Karabakh and Armenia.
Armenian, Czech FMs exchange views on EU Monitoring Mission
On November 30, in Łódź, within the framework of OSCE Ministerial Council, the Foreign Minister of Armenia Ararat Mirzoyan met with the Foreign Minister of Czech Republic Jan Lipavský. During the meeting, the interlocutors discussed issues related to the development...
Health minister: Identification of 13 Armenian soldiers’ bodies underway
The identification of the bodies of 13 servicemen returned to Armenia has already started, Minister of Health Anahit Avanesyan told reporters in the parliament on Wednesday. Azerbaijan handed over the bodies of the Armenian troops killed during the September aggression...
Artsakh denies fresh disinformation from Azerbaijan
The Artsakh Defense Ministry has dismissed Azerbaijan’s fresh accusation of a ceasefire breach by its forces. “The Azerbaijani Defense Ministry continues spreading disinformation. The statement alleging that the Defense Army opened fire at Azerbaijani military positions located in the occupied...
Artsakh president hosts Prosperous Armenia Party delegation
President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan on Saturday received in Stepanakert the official delegation of the Prosperous Armenia Party. He highly appreciated the periodic visits of the representatives of the political power to Artsakh and the meaningful discussions unfolded...
Political analyst: Signing of so-called Armenian-Azeri ‘peace deal’ slowing down
The process aimed at the normalization of Armenian-Azerbaijani relations and the signing of a so-called “peace treaty” between the countries has slowed down significantly, political analyst Hrant Melik-Shahnazaryan says. “The process may even be going backwards. The reasons are not...
Opposition MP: Artsakh army disbandment ‘unacceptable’
MP Tigran Abrahamyan of the opposition Pativ Unem bloc has strongly deplored the statements of the Armenian and Artsakh leadership on the possible disbandment of the Artsakh armed forces. "The issue of disbanding the Artsakh Defense Army has again been...
Expert: Armenia facing both external and internal challenges
Armenia has found itself in a difficult situation, facing both external and internal challenges, according to expert on Turkey Ruben Melkonyan, head of the YSU Faculty of Oriental Studies. Speaking at the presentation of his book Ideological Constitution of the...
Erdogan again links Armenia-Turkey normalization to Azerbaijan
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has again linked the normalization of Turkish-Armenian relations to Azerbaijan. "Our last meeting with the Armenian leadership was held in Prague. We openly told them: if you channel your relations with Azerbaijan in a positive way, relations...
CSTO Military Committee holds virtual meeting
The Military Committee of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) held a meeting via videoconference on Thursday to discuss countering new challenges and threats, RIA Novosti reported, citing the Russian Defense Ministry. "A meeting of the CSTO Military Committee was held...
Longer power cuts imposed in Artsakh as energy crisis deepens
The authorities in Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) have imposed longer daily power cuts in the country effective from Tuesday amid the deepening crisis which began after the disruption of electricity supplies from Armenia.