French envoy calls to ease Karabakh border tensions

French envoy calls to ease Karabakh border tensions

June 12, 2014 - 15:42 AMT  11:42 GMT
French ambassador to Armenia Henri Reynaud stressed a peaceful, negotiated settlement as the only solution to the Karabakh conflict.
Non-coalition forces issue demands to government

Non-coalition forces issue demands to government

June 10, 2014 - 18:41 AMT  14:41 GMT
The four forces held a signing ceremony and stated their intention to hold a “republican rally” to sum up the work.
Armenia may attend NATO PA seminar in Baku if safety guaranteed

Armenia may attend NATO PA seminar in Baku if safety guaranteed

June 9, 2014 - 19:20 AMT  15:20 GMT
"We have also proposed holding the next Rose Roth seminar in 2015 in Yerevan,” Koryun Nahapetyan said.
Armenian Deputy FM says Baku trying to scuttle Karabakh talks

Armenian Deputy FM says Baku trying to scuttle Karabakh talks

June 7, 2014 - 16:00 AMT  12:00 GMT
According to Kocharyan, the recent statement by the OSCE Chairman-in-Office, Swiss President Didier Burkhalter was not accidental.
President, OSCE CiO talk Genocide, Karabakh, Ankara blockade

President, OSCE CiO talk Genocide, Karabakh, Ankara blockade

June 4, 2014 - 17:02 AMT  13:02 GMT
Burkhalter stressed that Switzerland supports the OSCE Minsk Group efforts aimed at the peaceful settlement of the Karabakh conflict.
EU to allocate € 950,000 for democracy assistance in Armenia

EU to allocate € 950,000 for democracy assistance in Armenia

June 3, 2014 - 17:52 AMT  13:52 GMT
Traian Hristea announced the official start of the Assistance to Armenia’s Democratic Governance 18-month project.
Economy Minister refutes Armenia-Karabakh customs point rumors

Economy Minister refutes Armenia-Karabakh customs point rumors

June 2, 2014 - 18:32 AMT  14:32 GMT
Chshmarityan also noted that Armenia won’t be joining the Eurasian Economic Union together with Karabakh, as was the case with the UN or CIS.
Defense Minister on Baku arms race: weapons alone don’t make army

Defense Minister on Baku arms race: weapons alone don’t make army

May 27, 2014 - 14:58 AMT  10:58 GMT
“Frequent border incidents don’t suggest Azerbaijan’s military advantage over Armenia,” Seyran Ohanyan said.
Ex-minister Hrayr Tovmasyan named parliament Chief of Staff

Ex-minister Hrayr Tovmasyan named parliament Chief of Staff

May 26, 2014 - 16:59 AMT  12:59 GMT
Before Hrayr Tovmasyan’s appointment, Erik Minasyan occupied the post of the acting Chief of Staff.
President talks politics, economic growth and Karabakh

President talks politics, economic growth and Karabakh

May 24, 2014 - 16:21 AMT  12:21 GMT
“There will be positive changes in promotion of economic management and enlargement of consumer markets,” Sargsyan said.
OSCE encourages stronger ties between police, media, civil society

OSCE encourages stronger ties between police, media, civil society

May 23, 2014 - 15:01 AMT  11:01 GMT
“Today’s discussion will contribute to better understanding between the police and public,” ambassador Andrey Sorokin said.
Only RPA members vote as parliament passes govt. program

Only RPA members vote as parliament passes govt. program

May 22, 2014 - 19:01 AMT  15:01 GMT
The parliamentary minority represented by ARFD, ANC, Prosperous Armenia and Heritage parties did not participate in the voting.
Foreign Minister sees no increased pressure over Karabakh settlement

Foreign Minister sees no increased pressure over Karabakh settlement

May 21, 2014 - 19:04 AMT  15:04 GMT
"With talks in progress, it is apparent that conflicting parties and the OSCE MG Co-chairs need to express their views," Karen Mirzoyan said.
Armenia deserves EU accession, European diplomats say

Armenia deserves EU accession, European diplomats say

May 21, 2014 - 18:24 AMT  14:24 GMT
“The EU-Armenian consultations are underway to find ways for implementation of the agreements reached at the Vilnius summit,” Traian Hristea said.
Polish envoy talks EU, Eastern Partnership, U.S. Co-chair statement

Polish envoy talks EU, Eastern Partnership, U.S. Co-chair statement

May 16, 2014 - 18:14 AMT  14:14 GMT
“It is necessary to clarify whether Armenia and the EU need a document or its contents and association,” Zdzisław Raczyński said.
OSCE Minsk Group Co-chairs visit to Yerevan confirmed

OSCE Minsk Group Co-chairs visit to Yerevan confirmed

May 14, 2014 - 18:11 AMT  14:11 GMT
The Co-chairs will travel to Yerevan on May 16, foreign ministry spokesman Tigran Balayan said in his Twitter post.