Aronian secures win at FTX Crypto Cup Round two
Levon Aronian on Tuesday, August 16 defeated Jan-Krzysztof Duda in the second round of the FTX Crypto Cup in Miami.
Armenia, Karabakh declare August 17 and 18 as days of mourning
Armenia and Karabakh have declared August 17 and 18 as national days of mourning in memory of those who died in an explosion in Yerevan.
Two Armenian startups advance to EWC Global Finals
Two Armenian startups, Text’nPayMe and Hopshop, have taken first place at the EWC Armenia 2022 National Finals.
Armenian, Russian Defense Chiefs discuss Karabakh peacekeeping mission
Armenian and Russian Defense Ministers Suren Papikyan and Sergei Shoigu met on Tuesday, August 16.
Yerevan blast: Armenia to declare national day of mourning
The Government of Armenia will declare a national day of mourning in memory of those who died in the explosion.
Taner Akcam alarmed by neglected grave of celebrated Armenian scholar
Taner Akcam has published images from the grave of the celebrated sociologist and historian Vahakn N. Dadrian.
Yerevan explosion death toll rises to 16
Rescuers have recovered 16 bodies from the site of a strong explosion in the Armenian capital of Yerevan.
U.S sends condolences after Yerevan explosion leaves at least six dead
Chargé d'affaires of the U.S. Embassy in Armenia Chip Laitinen has expressed the "deepest condolences" for the tragic loss of life.
Turkey extends condolences over market explosion in Armenia
Serdar Kilic has expressed condolences over the massive explosion that tore through Yerevan and left at least six people dead.
Emergencies Minister rules out terrorism as cause of Yerevan blast
Armen Pambukhchyan on Monday, August 15 denied that terrorism could be behind the deadly explosion
Armenia raises warehouse blast death toll to six
Six people were killed in the deadly explosion, while a five-year-old child is among those missing.
Reuters: Kazakhstan to start oil sales via Azeri pipeline
Kazakhstan is expected to sell some of its crude oil through Azerbaijan's biggest oil pipeline from September, a source says.
Armenia denies Azerbaijan's ceasefire accusations
The Armenian Defense Ministry has denied reports from Baku alleging that Armenian forces violated the ceasefire overnight.
Aliyev: No status, independence, privileges for Karabakh Armenians
Ilham Aliyev has said that the Armenians living in Karabakh won't have status, independence or any special privileges
Ex-top judge: Karabakh resident can turn to ECHR
Residents of Berdzor, Aghavno and Sus can turn to the ECHR and claim compensation from their own government.
Azerbaijan says expects Armenia to provide "corridor" details soon
Azerbaijan expects Armenia to provide a route for the "Zangezur corridor" – which would connect Nakhijevan to the rest of Azerbaijan – "in the coming weeks".
Karabakh Foreign Minister thanks Aliyev for his "sincerity"
Artsakh Foreign Minister Davit Babayan has thanked Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev for his "sincerity".
Iran appoints Consul General to Armenia’s Kapan
Abedin Varamin has been appointed the Consul General of Iran in the city of Kapan of Armenia’s Syunik province.
Ucom TV subscribers can now enjoy Viasat channels again – in HD quality
From now on, Ucom TV subscribers will again enjoy Viasat History, Viasat Nature and many other channels.
Azerbaijan says found debris from helicopter it downed during Karabakh war
The Azerbaijani Defense Ministry has found debris from a Karabakh helicopter downed during the war.
ICRC: 303 persons from Armenia still missing after 2020 war in Karabakh
In total, 303 persons from Armenia are still missing in relation to the 2020 war unleashed by Azerbaijan, the ICRC said.
Source: Next Armenia-Turkey meeting could take place in September
The next meeting between Armenia and Turkey may take place in September, the Turkish TV channel A Haber reports.
Karabakh: Situation on contact line was relatively stable overnight
The situation on the contact line between Karabakh and Azerbaijan was relatively stable despite the ongoing tension.
Karabakh film "Stronger than life" screened at Cinema House
Both the heroes of the film and the beneficiaries of the “Power of One Dram” initiative took part in the screening of the film.
Armenia win first gold at European Weightlifting Championships
Student of Gyumri State College of Olympic Sport Shift Mikayel Cholakyan won Armenia's first gold at the European Youth Weightlifting Championships.
Yerevan: No new Armenia-Turkey meeting agreed on
Vahan Hunanyan has said that no agreement has been reached regarding a meeting of the special representatives of the Armenia and Turkey.
Armenia-Azerbaijan-Russia meeting in the works, says Moscow
High-level trilateral contacts between Armenia, Azerbaijan and Russia are expected by the end of August.
Bulgarians stage anti-Gazprom protest in Sofia
The second in a planned series of protests under the slogan #GAZwithme took place in front of the presidential building.
ICRC representatives visit Armenian PoWs in Azerbaijan
ICRC representatives of the office of the International Committee of the Red Cross in Baku have visited the Armenian prisoners of war still being held in Azerbaijan
Wounded Karabakh soldier in serious but stable state
The representatives of the Human Rights Defender's office visited the nine soldiers who are currently receiving treatment in Yerevan.
Raisi: Iran will oppose attempts to alter borders in Caucasus
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan had and President of Iran Sayyid Ebrahim Raisi talked over the phone on August 10.
Karabakh says situation on contact line relatively stable
The situation on the contact line between Nagorno-Karabakh and Azerbaijan was relatively stable overnight.
Azerbaijan says will use Iran to connect to Nakhichevan
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov has said that Azerbaijan will be connected with Nakhichevan through Iran.
How an Armenian startup plans to tackle billion-dollar phishing industry
An Armenian team has created a startup called EasyDMARC, which makes email communication more secure.
Karabakh ends partial military mobilization
Partial mobilization of citizens called up for military service on August 3 has ended in Nagorno-Karabakh.
Biden signs NATO membership protocols for Finland, Sweden
President Joe Biden on Tuesday, August 9 signed NATO accession protocols for Finland and Sweden.
PBS gives nod to more broadcasts of The Hidden Map
The Hidden Map has been scheduled to air again in several cities from Los Angeles to Boston during.
Karabakh reports no significant ceasefire violation overnight
The situation on the contact line between Nagorno-Karabakh and Azerbaijan was relatively stable despite the ongoing tension.
AMD 4,2 mln transferred to QaylTech within “The Power of One Dram"
The beneficiary of the "The Power of One Dram" initiative was the QaylTech
Azerbaijan planning to turn Armenian church into mosque – project
Azerbaijan is planning to turn the Armenian church of Surb Hambardzum in Berdzor into a mosque.
Erdogan says Armenia should “read the developments correctly”
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called on Armenia to read the developments correctly.
Armenia win silver at FIDE Chess Olympiad
Armenia won silver at the 44th FIDE Chess Olympiad, with the young team from Uzbekistan snatching the final victory after all.
Armenian shooters win medals at World Championships
On August 1-8, the World Running Target Championships took place in Chateauroux, France, where Lilit Mkrtchyan and Gohar Harutyunyan registered impressive results for Armenia.
Armenia says has evidence of 26 more PoWs in Azerbaijan
The Armenian side believes that there are 26 more servicemen among the captives, an envoy has said.
Around 190,000 tourists arrived in Armenia in July
In the first seven months of the year, a total of 770,000 foreigners have traveled to the country, the Economy Ministry noted.
Pashinyan, Putin talk Karabakh, Armenia-Azerbaijan border
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke over the phone on Monday, August 8.
Armenia reports 1849 weekly Covid cases, two deaths
A total of 4115 tests have been performed in the reporting period, the National Center For Disease Control and Prevention said.
Armenia to face Azerbaijan in Chess Olympiad Round 10
India B and Armenia are now sharing second-third places with 15 points, trailing the leaders Kazakhstan by just one point.
Armenian national carrier Fly Arna to acquire second aircraft
Fly Arna is in the process of acquiring its second aircraft to accommodate plans to expand the scope of destinations.
Armenia denies ceasefire accusations from Azerbaijan
The Armenian Defense Ministry has denied reports from Baku alleging that Armenian forces violated the ceasefire