Officials offer contradictory information about strategic height in Syunik
Kapan mayor Gevorg Parsyan said on October 18 that a strategic height near the town has gone under Azerbaijan’s control.
Armenia buys 200,000 Sinopharm vaccine doses
Armenia has purchased 200,000 doses of the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine against the coronavirus, health authorities say.
UN chief: Vaccine inequality brings new Covid variants
Guterres said new variants continue to emerge as a result of inequitable distribution of Covid-19 vaccines globally.
Putin hails Armenia and Russia's "truly allied" relations
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said relations between Russia and Armenia "are of a truly allied nature".
588,385 Covid vaccine doses administered in Armenia
A total of 588,385 vaccine doses have been administered in Armenia since the beginning of the vaccination program.
HRD: Azeri forces have built shelters, accumulated firewood in Armenia
The Azerbaijani armed forces have built large shelters and accumulated a large amount of firewood, Arman Tatoyan says.
Armenian nuclear plant re-connected to country's energy system
The Metsamor nuclear power plant was re-connected to the unified energy system of Armenia on October 17.
Armenia reports daily Covid-19 cases of 1192
A total of 11,204 tests have been performed in the past day, the National Center For Disease Control and Prevention said.
Russia delivers 10 tons of humanitarian aid to Karabakh
A Russian military transport aircraft has delivered a new batch of humanitarian aid for the refugees and large families of Artsakh.
Azerbaijanis target civilian homes in Armenia, start massive fire
The Azerbaijani armed forces opened targeted fire on the Yeraskh community of the Armenia’s Ararat province.
Islamic State claims mosque bombing in Afghanistan
IS said two of the group’s members shot and killed security guards manning the entrance of the Fatimiya mosque in Kandahar.
Karabakh denies positions, command post "besieged"
The Defense Army urged the public to refrain from "showing such behavior" on social networks on other platforms.
Armenian gymnast could miss World Championships due to positive Covid test
Before leaving Armenia, Vahagn Davtyan's test returned negative, but the second one in Japan returned positive.
Armenian figure skaters win 1st prize at Budapest Trophy
Armenian figure skaters Tina Karapetyan and Simon Proulx-Sénécal have won the first prize at the Budapest Trophy tournament.
Armenia reports daily Covid-19 cases of 1863
A total of 19,360 tests have been performed in the past day, the National Center For Disease Control and Prevention said.
World Court vows to rule on Armenia vs. Azerbaijan "as soon as possible"
The World Court in The Hague has promised to make a decision as soon as possible on a case case Armenia filed against Azerbaijan.
Esplanade in the heart of Paris named after Armenia
A large area in the heart of Paris has been named after Armenia, receiving the resounding name Esplanade d'Arménie.
Armenia wants Russian peacekeepers to ensure Karabakh ceasefire holds
Azerbaijan continued the gross violations of the ceasefire by opening fire at one of Defense Army’s medical vehicles.
Lavrov: Armenian authorities interested in opening Russian schools
Armenian authorities are interested in opening Russian schools in the country, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.
Azerbaijan opens fire on Armenian positions
The Azerbaijani troops on Friday, October 15 opened fire on the Armenian positions in the province of Ararat.
First Fresno Unified school named for Armenian
A Fresno Unified school has been renamed after Roger Tatarian, a member of the Armenian community who was the editor of UPI.
Armenia wants talks with Azerbaijan within OSCE Minsk Group
The co-chairs, he recalled, have repeatedly noted the need to resume negotiations for the settlement of the Karabakh conflict.
Galaxy Group of Companies opening first PAUL venue in Yerevan
After about one year break, Galaxy Group of Companies and PAUL International are finalizing the development project.
Covid-19: Armenia infections grew by 1765 in the past day
A total of 15 616 tests have been performed in the past day, the National Center For Disease Control and Prevention said.
Murder of Karabakh civilian "confirms importance of trilateral statements"
The Russian Foreign Ministry has commented on the murder of a Karabakh civilian by an Azerbaijani sniper on October 9․
Yerevan: Comprehensive Karabakh settlement will boost regional security
The comprehensive settlement of Karabakh conflict will help establish peace in the region, Ararat Mirzoyan has said.
Armenia dismisses talk of corridor, warns of terrorists in the region
The secretary of the Security Council has categorically rejected plans for the creation of a new corridor in the Armenia's south.
Russian, Armenian, Azeri Foreign Ministers to meet in Minsk
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov is meeting with his Armenian counterpart Ararat Mirzoyan in Minsk.
Gunfire rocks Beirut, leaves at least five dead
The Beirut shooting on a frontline of the 1975-90 civil war marks some of Lebanon's worst strife in years.
President says "dreams" of turning Armenia into global AI hub
The President delivered remarks at the event, maintaining that Armenia is keen to cooperate with Elettronica Group
Karabakh says will resume pilgrimages to Dadivank
Armenians will get to resume pilgrimages to Dadivank, a historic medieval monastery in Nagorno-Karabakh․
One-shot Sputnik shows 70% efficacy against Delta variant – study
The conclusions are based on data received from 28,000 participants of a study which was conducted in Moscow in July.
Russia hopes Karabakh sides will implement trilateral statement
Russia hopes Azerbaijan and Armenia to implement the trilateral statement on Nagorno-Karabakh, Valentina Matvienko says.
Armenia reports daily Covid-19 cases of 1589
A total of 12522 tests have been performed in the past day, the National Center For Disease Control and Prevention said.
HRD challenges fresh anti-defamation law with Armenia's top court
Tatoyan has filed an application with the Constitutional Court of Armenia to challenge the country's fresh anti-defamation law.
Remains of two more Karabakh victims recovered in Varanda
The body will be identified through DNA analysis, Karabakh's State Service for Emergency Situations said.
Five killed in bow and arrow attack in Norway
A man armed with a bow and arrow has killed five people and injured two others in the small Norwegian town of Kongsberg
S&P upgrades outlook on Ameriabank to positive
The 'B+' long-term rating on Ameriabank is one notch lower than its stand-alone credit profile (SACP) rated "bb-"
New Armenia-Azerbaijan meeting in the works, Mirzoyan confirms
Armenia welcomes the resumption of peace talks within the OSCE Minsk Group co-chairmanship, Mirzoyan says.
Armenia, India "should make efforts to boost defense cooperation"
Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan and his Indian counterpart S. Jaishankar held a meeting in Yerevan.
Armenia runs out of hospital beds as Covid-19 cases keep soaring
Armenia has run out of hospital beds as the number of new Covid-19 infections keeps growing in the country.
Envoy: France, Russia, U.S. working to achieve lasting Karabakh deal
Louyot said "progress" was achieved in New York during the meeting of the Foreign Ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan.
Covid-19: Armenia infections grew by 1217 in the past day
A total of 8497 tests have been performed in the past day, the National Center For Disease Control and Prevention said.
Standard & Poor's assigns 'B+' sovereign credit ratings to Armenia
The positive outlook reflects Armenia's prospects for a continued rapid economic expansion over the next 2-3 years.
Turkey: 345 children under 6 in prison with their mothers – report
345 children under the age of 6 are accompanying their mothers in Turkish prisons, receiving the same treatment as inmates.
Pashinyan describes meeting with Putin as "quite productive"
Armenian PM Nikol Pashinyan has described his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin as "quite productive".
Top Armenian, Russian clerics talk Karabakh in Moscow
Karekin II and Patriarch Kirill met in Moscow and discussed the process of achieving peace in Nagorno-Karabakh.
Iran launches large-scale air defense military drill
Iran has launched a joint military exercise with a focus on air defense that they say will encompass half the country’s airspace.
Global Finance names Ameriabank the safest bank in Armenia
Global Finance has named Ameriabank as the Safest Bank in Armenia for 2021 in its annual ranking of the World’s Safest Banks.
Pashinyan arrives in Moscow ahead of meeting with Putin
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has landed in Moscow ahead of a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.