Parliament receives motion to strip Gagik Tsarukyan of immunity

Parliament receives motion to strip Gagik Tsarukyan of immunity

June 15, 2020 - 19:36 AMT  15:36 GMT
According to the assistant to the President of the National Assembly, the matter will be discussed on June 16.
New political tensions boiling over in Armenia: What you need to know

New political tensions boiling over in Armenia: What you need to know

June 15, 2020 - 12:21 AMT  08:21 GMT
Recent events and several criminal cases involving Gagik Tsarukyan have intensified political tensions in Armenia.
Armenia Parliament set to strip lawmaker Gagik Tsarukyan of immunity

Armenia Parliament set to strip lawmaker Gagik Tsarukyan of immunity

June 15, 2020 - 11:16 AMT  07:16 GMT
According to the NSS, his party handed out hundreds of millions of drams in election bribes in 2017.
European Parliament

European Parliament "deplores" new road linking Armenia and Karabakh

June 11, 2020 - 17:38 AMT  13:38 GMT
The new road infrastructure is set to connect Kapan, in Armenia, with Hadrut, in Karabakh.
Foreign Minister: No meeting of Armenian, Azerbaijani leaders in the works

Foreign Minister: No meeting of Armenian, Azerbaijani leaders in the works

June 11, 2020 - 16:20 AMT  12:20 GMT
The Armenian policy chief said the parties will have to wait for the end of "the coronavirus phase".
Armenia votes to provide four days off to ethnic minorities for holidays

Armenia votes to provide four days off to ethnic minorities for holidays

June 2, 2020 - 12:57 AMT  08:57 GMT
The employer may request a written justification from the employee to provide the leave.
Iranians can again visit Armenia visa free from June 1

Iranians can again visit Armenia visa free from June 1

June 1, 2020 - 18:21 AMT  14:21 GMT
Restrictions on arriving in and leaving Armenia will be maintained until the end of the state of emergency.
Armenia: ECHR ruling raises Azerbaijan's policy of Armenophobia

Armenia: ECHR ruling raises Azerbaijan's policy of Armenophobia

May 27, 2020 - 11:44 AMT  07:44 GMT
The court found violations of 2nd (right to life) and 14th (non- discrimination) articles of the Convention.
Armenia says Azerbaijan has no impact on Karabakh democracy

Armenia says Azerbaijan has no impact on Karabakh democracy

May 21, 2020 - 16:54 AMT  12:54 GMT
The inauguration of Karabakh's incoming President Arayik Harutyunyan is set for May 21 evening.
OSCE envoys' visit raised in conference call with Armenia Foreign Minister

OSCE envoys' visit raised in conference call with Armenia Foreign Minister

May 20, 2020 - 11:53 AMT  07:53 GMT
Zohrab Mnatsakanyan and the co-chairs exchanged views on regional developments.
PACE monitor welcomes Armenia's request for CoE expert legal advice

PACE monitor welcomes Armenia's request for CoE expert legal advice

May 19, 2020 - 15:06 AMT  11:06 GMT
The co-rapporteur of PACE for the monitoring of Armenia, Kimmo Kiljunen, has issued a statement.
Visa liberalization dialogues with EaP

Visa liberalization dialogues with EaP "will be considered"

May 15, 2020 - 14:33 AMT  10:33 GMT
The Council of Europe recalls the mutual benefits and responsibilities from the visa suspension mechanism.
Court rejects former PMs' guarantees to release Armenia ex-President

Court rejects former PMs' guarantees to release Armenia ex-President

May 13, 2020 - 19:10 AMT  15:10 GMT
Kocharyan, who was the President of Armenia in 1998–2008, is accused of overthrowing the constitutional order.
U.S. lauds Armenia's impressive progress in Freedom House report

U.S. lauds Armenia's impressive progress in Freedom House report

May 12, 2020 - 14:24 AMT  10:24 GMT
The Embassy said they are committed to supporting reforms aimed at moving Armenia forward to democracy.
Armenia: Pashinyan says parliament clash is

Armenia: Pashinyan says parliament clash is "a despicable provocation"

May 8, 2020 - 16:12 AMT  12:12 GMT
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said that his team is being morally and psychologically harassed.
Aliyev

Aliyev "using victory over Nazism for hostile propaganda against Armenians"

May 8, 2020 - 15:21 AMT  11:21 GMT
Naghdalyan said Armenia is are convinced historical memory is the greatest value of human dignity.