RA PRESIDENT: WE BECAME VICTIMS OF FIRST WORLD WAR THOUGH WE WERE NOT INITIATORS OF THAT WAR

April 20, 2005 - 08:46 AMT  03:13 GMT
Ultimate Crime, Ultimate Challenge. Human Rights and Genocide International Conference started in Yerevan today.

ROBERT KOCHARIAN DEPARTING FOR FRANCE TODAY

April 20, 2005 - 08:14 AMT  03:13 GMT
During the visit the Armenian President is to meet with Jacques Chirac.

NEGOTIATIONS ON KARABAKH SPEEDED UP IN LONDON

April 18, 2005 - 05:00 AMT  03:13 GMT
London negotiations of the foreign ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan with the co-chairmen of OSCE Minsk group have finished. Opinions on the effectiveness of the negotiations are contradictory. According to the Azeri governmental "525th newspaper", the discussions in the capital of Britain were concentrated on concrete formulas of conflict settlement. Moreover, it is asserted that the parties are about to reach certain agreement. This information could be considered sensational if the sources were sure to be reliable. Nevertheless, there are obvious grounds for optimism.