France backs closer Armenia-EU ties, Russia hails fast-paced CU accession

France backs closer Armenia-EU ties, Russia hails fast-paced CU accession

February 11, 2014 - 18:43 AMT  14:43 GMT
"Cooperation with the EU remains a priority on Armenia's agenda, as reasserted at the November 2013 Vilnius summit," Henri Reynaud said.
Azeri ceasefire violations continue in defiance of Olympic truce

Azeri ceasefire violations continue in defiance of Olympic truce

February 10, 2014 - 16:36 AMT  12:36 GMT
250 ceasefire violations by the Azeri armed forces were reported at the line of contact between NKR and Azerbaijan from Feb 2-8.
Azerbaijan trying to blame another soldier’s death on Armenian snipers

Azerbaijan trying to blame another soldier’s death on Armenian snipers

February 7, 2014 - 16:22 AMT  12:22 GMT
Recently, the killed, injured or missing soldiers, who fell victim to Baku’s botched diversion attempts, have been resurfacing in Azerbaijan.
OSCE MG U.S. Co-chair shares ‘good news’ after Yerevan talks

OSCE MG U.S. Co-chair shares ‘good news’ after Yerevan talks

February 6, 2014 - 14:25 AMT  10:25 GMT
“Armenian, Azeri leaders re-committed to respecting the Karabakh ceasefire, especially during Olympics,” James Warlick said.
Azeri sniper attacks to be discussed during CSTO chief’s visit to Armenia

Azeri sniper attacks to be discussed during CSTO chief’s visit to Armenia

February 3, 2014 - 14:23 AMT  10:23 GMT
Meetings with Armenian President, Defense Minister and National Security Council Secretary are on Bordyuzha’s visit agenda.
Azeris drawing up tanks at contact line amid general skepticism

Azeris drawing up tanks at contact line amid general skepticism

January 31, 2014 - 15:39 AMT  11:39 GMT
“Azeris should remember what happened in the 90s, with Baku to face repercussions in the event of a new war,” Karen Saribekyan said.
Armenian government approves Customs Union roadmap

Armenian government approves Customs Union roadmap

January 23, 2014 - 21:29 AMT  17:29 GMT
“The list of 262 measures, of which 150 should be taken before joining the Customs Union, was approved,” Vahram Avanesyan said.
Ministers: Azerbaijan’s provocative actions aim to undermine talks

Ministers: Azerbaijan’s provocative actions aim to undermine talks

January 20, 2014 - 18:10 AMT  14:10 GMT
Edward Nalbandian and Karen Mirzoyan slammed the overnight attack, blaming Azerbaijan for provocative and irresponsible policy.
Armenian PM calls to stick to Customs Union accession roadmap

Armenian PM calls to stick to Customs Union accession roadmap

January 14, 2014 - 23:07 AMT  19:07 GMT
“This is the task 22 working groups consisting of best experts of our country are charged with,” Tigran Sargsyan said earlier.
Counting commission rules Russia gas deal ratification vote invalid

Counting commission rules Russia gas deal ratification vote invalid

December 26, 2013 - 19:06 AMT  15:06 GMT
Members of the ANC, Heritage, ARFD opposition factions and Prosperous Armenia party left the boardroom during the vote.
OSCE MG Co-chair: we are not asking people to make sacrifices

OSCE MG Co-chair: we are not asking people to make sacrifices

December 20, 2013 - 19:29 AMT  15:29 GMT
“No one wants war. That’s the thing. And we are in a situation now when there is neither peace nor war,” James Warlick said.
Armenian President meets OSCE MG Co-chairs

Armenian President meets OSCE MG Co-chairs

December 16, 2013 - 21:46 AMT  17:46 GMT
Edward Nalbandian brought the mediators’ attention to the recent killing of an Armenian soldier by Azeri armed forces.
Defense Ministry vows harsh preventive measures after Azeri attack

Defense Ministry vows harsh preventive measures after Azeri attack

December 16, 2013 - 15:11 AMT  11:11 GMT
The Armenian armed forces soldier, private Hrant Poghosyan was killed in Azeri shelling during the OSCE MG co-chairs' visit to Baku.
Davutoglu’s visit to Yerevan “staged show,” Armenian MP says

Davutoglu’s visit to Yerevan “staged show,” Armenian MP says

December 14, 2013 - 15:35 AMT  11:35 GMT
“Despite Turkey-declared “zero problems” policy, the country has problems with all of its neighbors,” Aragats Akhoyan said.
Turkey’s attempts to pose conditions in normalizing ties useless: FM

Turkey’s attempts to pose conditions in normalizing ties useless: FM

December 12, 2013 - 17:04 AMT  13:04 GMT
Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian will meet his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoglu in Yerevan Dec 12.
Roadmap for Armenia’s accession to CU ready: minister

Roadmap for Armenia’s accession to CU ready: minister

December 10, 2013 - 21:56 AMT  17:56 GMT
The roadmap for Armenia’s accession to the Customs Union is ready and will be discussed during the coming days, Vahram Avanesyan said.