Hostage standoff: Last captives released in Yerevan

Hostage standoff: Last captives released in Yerevan

July 23, 2016 - 14:39 AMT  10:39 GMT
Members of the armed group agreed earlier to release the captives on the condition that a news bureau be established.
Fitch predicts 3.5% GDP growth in Armenia

Fitch predicts 3.5% GDP growth in Armenia

July 23, 2016 - 14:21 AMT  10:21 GMT
Armenia's economy continues to grow at a healthy rate, and Fitch expects this to remain the case during the forecast period.
Turkey can hold suspects without charge for up to 30 days

Turkey can hold suspects without charge for up to 30 days

July 23, 2016 - 14:01 AMT  10:01 GMT
295 members of Erdogan's presidential guard - over a tenth of its entire membership - have been detained over suspected links to the coup.
President Sargsyan condemns Munich attack, express condolences

President Sargsyan condemns Munich attack, express condolences

July 23, 2016 - 13:38 AMT  09:38 GMT
“This tragedy proved once again the importance of international unity to eradicate all the manifestations of extremism,” he said.
Josh Stewart’s role in “Insidious: Chapter 4” yet to be announced

Josh Stewart’s role in “Insidious: Chapter 4” yet to be announced

July 23, 2016 - 13:23 AMT  09:23 GMT
“Insidious” launched the franchise in 2011, followed by “Insidious: Chapter 2” in 2013 and “Insidious: Chapter 3” in 2015.
NSS confirms armed group released two police officers in Yerevan

NSS confirms armed group released two police officers in Yerevan

July 23, 2016 - 13:07 AMT  09:07 GMT
Members of the armed group agreed to release the captives on the condition that a news bureau be established.
Saudi Arabia executes 99th person in 2016 to surpass last year’s record

Saudi Arabia executes 99th person in 2016 to surpass last year’s record

July 23, 2016 - 12:44 AMT  08:44 GMT
The number of death sentences was swelled by the 47 people executed on January 2 on charges of Al Qaeda-related activity.
Yerevan Zoo hosts annual children’s competition Painting Day

Yerevan Zoo hosts annual children’s competition Painting Day

July 23, 2016 - 12:16 AMT  08:16 GMT
“The Pan-Armenian Painting Contest is a call to humanity for the preservation of nature and environment,” said Ralph Yirikian.

"Star Wars Episode VIII" is officially done filming

July 23, 2016 - 11:52 AMT  07:52 GMT
The film marks the return of Adam Driver, Gwendoline Christie, Lupita Nyong'o, Dohmnall Gleeson and Andy Serkis.
Iraq digging security trench around Fallujah: media

Iraq digging security trench around Fallujah: media

July 23, 2016 - 11:41 AMT  07:41 GMT
On the east side of the city is the heavily patrolled main highway to Baghdad, which will be the sole entrance to Fallujah.