U.S. envoy urges to start serious negotiations on Karabakh

U.S. envoy urges to start serious negotiations on Karabakh

August 20, 2014 - 16:46 AMT  12:46 GMT
“We urge conflicting parties to take necessary steps to reduce tensions and respect the ceasefire,” John Heffern said.
Russian PM expected to visit Armenia in early September

Russian PM expected to visit Armenia in early September

August 19, 2014 - 19:25 AMT  15:25 GMT
Georgian PM Garibashvili will arrive in Armenia on Aug 21 for an official visit, and on Sept 15 Abrahamyan will travel to Iran.
Defense Minister reports sharp drop in Armenian-Azeri border tensions

Defense Minister reports sharp drop in Armenian-Azeri border tensions

August 15, 2014 - 16:29 AMT  12:29 GMT
"No sabotage attempts were reported either; every effort is taken to provide the safety of border villagers," Seyran Ohanyan said.
Sargsyan heading for Sochi to meet Putin

Sargsyan heading for Sochi to meet Putin

August 7, 2014 - 15:43 AMT  11:43 GMT
The Armenian side also voiced readiness to hold a trilateral meeting attended by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev.
Defense Minister on peacekeepers, attacks and presidential talks

Defense Minister on peacekeepers, attacks and presidential talks

August 6, 2014 - 15:24 AMT  11:24 GMT
“Azerbaijan is continuously preparing for war and Armenia should be ready to counteract anytime,” Seyran Ohanyan said.
Canadian employment minister in Armenia to further bilateral ties

Canadian employment minister in Armenia to further bilateral ties

July 30, 2014 - 10:34 AMT  06:34 GMT
ANCC members Sam Manougian and Vahe Poladian were supposed to accompany Minister Jason Kenney at various meetings.
U.S. envoy hopes for new Sargsyan-Aliyev talks in near future

U.S. envoy hopes for new Sargsyan-Aliyev talks in near future

July 29, 2014 - 12:41 AMT  08:41 GMT
“We hope that a new round of presidential talks will take place soon,” ambassador John Heffern told a briefing in Yerevan.
Idea of arming Armenian border villagers gains support (updated)

Idea of arming Armenian border villagers gains support (updated)

July 25, 2014 - 14:37 AMT  10:37 GMT
The border security got special attention, causing hot debate regarding a possibility of arming the residents of border villages.
NA European Integration Committee future work discussed

NA European Integration Committee future work discussed

July 18, 2014 - 14:36 AMT  10:36 GMT
The event was aimed at identifying how the Standing Committee on European Integration could improve its functioning.
Defense Minister sees no need to apply to CSTO over border tensions

Defense Minister sees no need to apply to CSTO over border tensions

July 1, 2014 - 18:48 AMT  14:48 GMT
“To assist with the situation, the CSTO might issue a statement naming the actual perpetrators behind the violations of ceasefire,” Ohanyan said.
Ex-PM Tigran Sargsyan appointed ambassador to U.S.

Ex-PM Tigran Sargsyan appointed ambassador to U.S.

June 26, 2014 - 16:05 AMT  12:05 GMT
Tigran Sarkisian served as prime minister from April 9, 2008 to April 2013. Before that he served as governor of the Central Bank.
Weightlifting champ Yuri Vardanyan appointed ambassador to Georgia

Weightlifting champ Yuri Vardanyan appointed ambassador to Georgia

June 24, 2014 - 19:09 AMT  15:09 GMT
In 2009, Vardanyan became a presidential adviser and was appointed Minister of Sport in May 2013.
Russia FM talks Karabakh, Turkey, trade turnover in Yerevan

Russia FM talks Karabakh, Turkey, trade turnover in Yerevan

June 23, 2014 - 18:20 AMT  14:20 GMT
“Russia favors the dialogue between the Armenian and Azerbaijani presidents,” Russia’s Foreign Minister said.
Official refuses comment on Eurasian Economic Union accession delay

Official refuses comment on Eurasian Economic Union accession delay

June 19, 2014 - 18:00 AMT  14:00 GMT
“We are working to prevent a rise in the prices of sensitive products after accession to the Eurasian Economic Union,” Karen Chshmarityan said.
Armenia to attend NATO seminar as Baku pledges to guarantee safety

Armenia to attend NATO seminar as Baku pledges to guarantee safety

June 14, 2014 - 17:57 AMT  13:57 GMT
The seminar agenda includes numerous issues of interest to Armenia, in particular the Nagorno Karabakh conflict settlement.
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.