Larisa Alaverdyan, Lilit Galstyan:
March 7, 2011
On the eve of March 8, the International Women’s Day, PanARMENIAN.Net talked to women members of the Armenian National Assembly to know how they celebrate the holiday and which presents were most memorable for them. Heritage parliamentary group member Larisa Alaverdyan and ARF Dashnaktsutyun representative Lilit Galstyan congratulate Armenian women on the holiday.
October 6, 2010
In the light of the upcoming OSCE Minsk Group Field Assessment Mission, Azerbaijan has resumed threats to resolve the Nagorno Karabakh conflict by the use of force. Azerbaijani Foreign Minister’s statement that Armenia torpedoes the process in an attempt to maintain the status quo doesn’t fit the format of the ongoing talks. Deputy Foreign Minister of Armenia Shavarsh Kocharyan comments to PanARMENIAN.Net on the current situation.
November 5, 2009
For a long time, some in Armenia viewed Diaspora as a kind of "milch cow", without seriously thinking about its problems. Last year, Diaspora Ministry finally came into existence. In an interview with PanARMENIAN.Net, Minister of Diaspora Affairs Hranush Hakobyan introduced Ministry's achievements and further plans.
October 19, 2009
Signing of RA-Turkish Protocols created new political realities which may positively affect Armenia prior to facing new challenges. The country has now a chance to increase its role in South Caucasus and strengthen its security. In this regard, Secretary of RA National Security Council Arthur Baghdasaryan presented his comments in an interview with a PanARMENIAN.Net reporter.
October 9, 2009
Establishment of diplomatic relations between Armenia and Turkey will prepare the ground for new relations in the region, newly appointed Germany's Ambassador to Armenia Hans-Jochen Schmidt said in an interview with PanARMENIAN.Net. To achieve progress in EU accession talks, Turkey should take action to resolve a number of issues, including normalization of relations with Armenia. Thus, it will demonstrate ability to take balanced decisions share the responsibility for regional security, according to the Ambassador.
May 7, 2009
To all appearance, the South Caucasus is facing drastic change. Main actors - U.S. and Russia - intensified activities, what makes Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan reconsider their foreign policy. The question is whether the U.S. will succeed in pushing Russia out of the region, where it used to establish rules in the course of 20 years. Expert at Armenian Center for Political and International Studies, Ruben Mehrabyan comments on the situation to PanARMENIAN.Net.
December 17, 2008
The establishment of the Armenian Ministry of Diaspora Affairs aroused hopes for strengthening and development of cooperation between the Republic of Armenia and Diaspora in various fields. Besides, the Ministry intends to launch a repatriation program. PanARMENIAN.Net has requested Ms. Hranush Hakobian, the Minister of Diaspora Affairs, to comment on the plans and future activities of the Ministry.
May 7, 2008
Election of new Presidents in Armenian and Russia, upcoming presidential election in Azerbaijan and shift of leader in the White House will inevitably influence on foreign policy of many states. It's especially vivid in the South Caucasus. Armenia's relations with neighbors and world powers depend on the republic's foreign policy. Chairman of Mitq analytical center, historian Eduard Abrahamyan comments to PanARMENIAN.Net on his vision of the situation.
March 17, 2008
Armenia is again in focus of the international community. The March 1 disorders provoked by the radical opposition and imposition of the emergency rule badly damaged the country's international image. Processes concerning Armenia and its neighbors directly or indirectly, these being missile defense shield installation in Turkey, adoption of Azerbaijan-initiated resolution on Karabakh in the UN General Assembly. Political scientist Levon Melik-Shahnazaryan comments on the situation to PanARMENIAN.Net.
December 14, 2007
Determination of the international community to grant independence to Kosovo sooner or later originates a number of questions, first of all how this fact can affect the fate of frozen conflicts on the territory of the former USSR. It specifically refers to the Nagorno Karabakh conflict. Member of the Armenian National Assembly's committee on European integration, political scientist Armen Ashotyan comments on the developments to PanARMENIAN.Net.