Russia troops to study drone use in Armenia

Tert.am 18 min ago
“A feature of field training is instructing personnel on how to carry out take-off, in-flight control and landing of the advanced “Navodchik-2,” “Forpost"...

Karabakh ‘Ready’ To Accept Yazidi Refugees

Azatutyun.am 10 hours ago
Nagorno-Karabakh’s ethnic Armenian leadership on Tuesday expressed readiness to grant asylum to Yazidis who have been forced to flee their homes in parts of northern Iraq controlled by the Islamic State.

Abrahamian Wants More Time To End Tax Evasion

Azatutyun.am 10 hours ago
Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamian appears to have extended his de facto ultimatum that was issued in May to Armenian businesspeople that have long been suspected of large-scale tax evasion.

Situation on border necessitated political forces’ unanimity – Ruben Hakobyan

Tert.am 11 hours ago
“The soldier and the army showed that if the political authorities cannot unite the people, the soldier, at the cost of his life, and due to his merit, can unite both the political forces and society…

US plays deterring role in case of Turkey, Azerbaijan - Levon Shirinyan

Tert.am 11 hours ago
“The US is not only our friend, but is also deterring Turkey and Azerbaijan. Not that if Russia is our ally, the US is our enemy. The US is applying additional mechanisms of deterring…”

Armenia’s defense minister congratulates Armenian tankers on victory in Tank Biathlon 2014 competition

Tert.am 13 hours ago
“At the Alabino firing ground in the Moscow region, before the entire world, 19-20-year-old Armenian soldiers excellently performed extremely difficult tank driving and firing exercises…”

Giant saltwater crocodile kills Australia fisherman

Panorama.am Society 14 hours ago
A man has been killed by a giant saltwater crocodile as he was fishing with his wife in northern Australia, the BBC reported. The man, 57, was attacked by the 4.5-metre ...

Three members of Pope's extended family die in Argentina car crash

Panorama.am Society 14 hours ago
Two of Pope Francis' grandnephews and the boys' mother were killed early Tuesday in an Argentina car crash that also seriously injured the pontiff's nephew, police said, according to CNN. A ...

Peace and security not guaranteed, but achieved – Ashot Minasyan

Tert.am 14 hours ago
Nor should we wait for our interests to concur with those of great powers for them to curb Azerbaijan’s aggression. Peace and security are not guaranteed. Rather, they must be achieved…

Security Training Planned For Armenian Border Villagers

Azatutyun.am 15 hours ago
The Ministry of Emergency Situations said on Tuesday that it will train residents of border villages in northeastern Armenia to better guard against Azerbaijani gunfire and avoid accidentally crossing into Azerbaijan.

Armenian MPs visit border villages (photos)

Tert.am 15 hours ago
At their first meeting, which was with the defense guards of the Movses, the parliament speaker and the members of political forces praised the servicemen for their brevity to repel ...

Russian troops to study drone use in Armenia

Panorama.am Society 15 hours ago
Over 100 Russian military personnel based in Armenia will receive unmanned aircraft control skills during a three-day field training exercise, Russias Southern Military District said in a press release, according ...

Galust Sahakyan and group of representatives of parliamentary forces visited Tavush Marz

Armenpress.am Official 16 hours ago
Was informed from the Department of Information and Public Relations of the National Assembly, the first meeting of the Speaker of the National Assembly and the parliamentarians has been with the border Moses...

Cross stone in memory of 21 freedom fighters unveiled in Barekamavan

Armenpress.am Marzes 16 hours ago
A group of MPs, headed by the Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia Galust Sahakyan, as well as the Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan and many guests visited Barekamavan community.

Pope Francis says he expects to live two or three more years, and may retire

Pope Francis has publicly broached the prospect of his own death for the first time, light- heartedly giving himself "two or three years" but not ruling out retirement before then.

Dorfman’s Dance Theatre spoke about the conflict in a body language

Aravot.am Culture 16 hours ago
In May of this year, the famous choreographer David Dorfman’s Dance Theater was in Armenia, under the U.S. State Department DanceMotion program. Not only the dance theater performances took place in Armenia, but also...

Czech company to build livestock facility in Karabakh

Armenpress.am Economics 16 hours ago
Representatives from Czech company Genoservice met with the head of Artsakh’s Rural and Agricultural Support Fund Ashot Bakhshiyan to discuss a project that envisions a large livestock breeding facility in the village...

Europe and we. Fascism that does not function like a “hatchet”

Aravot.am World 17 hours ago
Archetypes of fascism by Umberto Eco and the Armenian reality Recently, the Russian neo-Nazi activist, Maxim Martsinkevich, known as by nickname “The Hatchet”, once again is sentenced to 5 years in prison by...

Armenian side demands return of Karen Petrosyan’s body without preconditions, but is also ready for another scenario

Armenpress.am Society 18 hours ago
The Azerbaijani side has given no response about returning the corpse of the Armenian citizen Karen Petrosyan, who was killed in Azerbaijani captivity.

Finnish monk, author of 500-page book on Armenia: 'I never encountered such beauty anywhere'

Panorama.am Society 18 hours ago
Finnish monk, Professor of Theology Serafim Seppl has for years been studying the Armenian culture and history and has a number of publications on this topic, among them a 500-page ...

Yazidis of Armenia blame Erdoğan for genocide of their brothers

Armenpress.am Politics 18 hours ago
A genocide is being carried out against the Yazidis in the 21st century and the President of Turkey Erdoğan, Talabani, and Barzani are responsible for it: Bro Hasanyan

Global stocks up as risk appetite returns

Tert.am 18 hours ago
"The situation in Ukraine is still very tense, but slowly investors are getting used to it and turning their focus back on the macro and micro data ...

Ebola toll tops 1,200 as UN delivers West Africa aid

Tert.am 18 hours ago
“Food has been delivered to hospitalised patients and people under quarantine who are not able to leave their homes to purchase food. Providing regular food supplies ...

Hardly, an Islamic caliphate will be established

Aravot.am Politics 18 hours ago
But, the end of armed extremists will never come Isis (The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) Sunni Muslim extremist group has commenced its terrorist activities in northern Iraq since June. Once, this organization...

Bagratashen Customs Officials Uncover Cell Phones, Laundry Detergent and Medicine

Hetq.am 19 hours ago
Armenia’s Ministry of Finance reports that officials at the Bagratashen customs checkpoint found 4.5 kilos of medicine, 21.5 kilos of bio-materials, and 65 packaged cell phones in the natural gas cylinder of a car...

French-Armenians urge for solidarity between Yezidis, Kurds (photos)

Tert.am 19 hours ago
Ara Toranyan, a co-chairman of the Coordinating Council of Armenian Organizations of France, said “the crimes impart a feeling of horror and resentment ...

US has secret policy for genocide of blacks – lawyer

Panorama.am Interviews 20 hours ago
Press TV has conducted an interview with Alfred Lambremont Webre, international lawyer from Vancouver, about riot police in the United States cracking down on protesters, using tear gas, stun grenades ...

New Wave Junior 2014: Armenian participant wins 4th place (videos)

Tert.am 20 hours ago
“Andrey Boyko of Ukraine was declared a winner, as he performed very well on the two contest days and was really the best. The second and third places saw eventually three winners each. And David ...

Political Party Calls for Opening of Artsakh Diplomatic Representation in Tehran

Hetq.am 21 hours ago
The National Rebirth political party in Artsakh has publicly voiced its concerns regarding the country’s low level of relations with neighboring Iran.

Armenian PM set to meet with counterparts

Tert.am 21 hours ago
“They are, economically speaking, very important countries for us, as we have very many projects with Russia, Georgia and Iran. It is necessary to establish ...