President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan met today with Armen Sarkissian, who had been offered by the Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) to become the ruling party’s candidate for the President of Armenia. During the previous meeting with Serzh Sargsyan, Armen Sarkissina had asked for some time to be able to hold meetings with different political forces, the leadership of Artsakh, business and science representatives and the public sector.
2016 April events prove risky situation in NK conflict zone – deputy FM Kocharyan on US national intelligence report
In terms of being ready for negotiations, Kocharyan said: “It is enough to mention the Azerbaijani President’s latest speech, which definitely shows who is ready for what, who isn’t ready to move forward in the negotiations process”.
NK conflict’s settlement should be reached through negotiations – presidential candidate Armen Sarkissian
The final settlement of the Artsakh conflict should be reached only through negotiations, Armen Sarkissian, candidate for the President of Armenia nominated by the ruling party, told reporters in Stepanakert after the meeting with President of Artsakh Bako Sahakyan.
Defense Army soldier Hayk S. Hakobyan, born in 1999, died in the Stepanakert central military hospital on February 8, at 14:15, due to illness, the defense ministry of Artsakh reported.
A 20 year old soldier of Artsakh’s Defense Army has been killed by Azerbaijani forces while on duty, the country’s defense ministry said.
MP Naira Zohrabyan from the Tsarukyan faction has offered ARF faction leader Armen Rustamyan to jointly prepare a bill on abolishing the rating voting system in nationwide elections.
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Armen Sargsyan, candidate for the President of Armenia nominated by the Republican Party, says he feels himself both as an Armenian and to some extent as a Diaspora-Armenian.
William Rempel, a veteran investigative reporter, just wrote a comprehensive biography of industrialist and philanthropist Kirk Kerkorian published by Harper Collins. The book is titled, “The Gambler: How Penniless dropout Kirk Kerkorian became the greatest deal maker in capitalist history.”
A 20 year old soldier of the Artsakh military has been killed in an apparent violation of firearm safety rules.
Artsakh military stops recon-penetration attempt in line of contact, inflicts losses to Azeri special forces
The Armed Forces of Artsakh detected a reconnaissance penetration attempt by Azerbaijani forces overnight January 25 in the defense section of a military unit in the south-eastern (Kurapatkino) direction of the line of contact.
President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan urged an aggressively disposed Azerbaijani MP to calm down, relax and not to distort facts at PACE winter session.
Armen Sargsyan, former Prime Minster of Armenia, Armenia’s Ambassador to the United Kingdom, is the candidate of the Republican Party of Armenia for the position of the fourth President of Armenia.
What have these investments brought to Amulsar adjacent communities? We have talked about this and other issues with Nara Ghazaryan, Social Sustainability Manager at Lydian Armenia.
The issue of the 4th President of the Republic of Armenia was discussed at the Executive Body meeting of the Republican Party of Armenia, RPA spokesperson, Vice President of the National Assembly of Armenia Eduard Sharmazanov told the reporters after the meeting.
Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan expects certain activeness in the construction field in 2018.
The life of soldier wounded by the Azerbaijani shooting in Armenia’s Tavush province is not in danger, Artsrun Hovhannisyan – spokesman of the Armenian defense ministry, told Armenpress.
Prime Minister of Armenia Karen Karapetyan referred to the price increase of some types of goods in the recent period. During a Q&A session at the National Assembly, PM Karapetyan first noted that official price rise in Armenia amounts to 2.6%, whereas it’s 6.7% in Georgia and 7.9% in Azerbaijan.
On January 16, as of 01:15, soldier of Artsakh’s Defense Army Harutyun V. Khachatryan, born in 1998, received fatal gunshot wound in one of the military units, the Artsakh defense ministry reported.
Head of Tsarukyan faction Gagik Tsarukyan doesn’t rule out that their party will support the ruling Republican party’s candidate for the President of Armenia.
The settlement of the Nagorno Karabakh conflict is on the hands of the sides, Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov said during an annual press conference, stating that positive signals are expected from the sides regarding the proposals of the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs.
The new meeting of the foreign ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan is scheduled in mid-January, Armenian deputy foreign minister Shavarsh Kocharyan told reporters in the parliament, adding that at the moment he cannot provide information on the meeting dates and place.
Famous Armenian basketball player Armenak Alajajian (Armenak Alachachan) passed away at the age of 87 in Toronto, Canada, on December 4th, 2017.
On January 7, at 13:20, Defense Army soldier Vache N. Chilingaryan, born in 1998, was fatally wounded by the Azerbaijani shooting in one of the military units located in the north-eastern direction of the Artsakh Defense Army.
The situation in the line of contact of Artsakh-Azerbaijan can be separated into two parts in 2017.
At the last Cabinet meeting of 2017, Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan thanked members of the government for joint work and presented the upcoming tasks for January 2018.
Vice Speaker of the Armenian Parliament Eduard Sharmazanov, who also serves as spokesman of the ruling Republican Party, commented on a question on where President Sargsyan will continue his acitivites after his term in office ends in 2018.
Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan highlights toughening the control in prevailing commodity markets ahead of the New Year.
President Serzh Sargsyan has presented his vision regarding the settlement of the Nagorno Karabakh conflict.
President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan has commented on whether or not he will continue political activities in 2018.
The government of Armenia approved the bill on amending the “Holiday and Commemoration Days” law, whereby the 3rd, 4th and 5th of January will no longer be considered holidays in Armenia.
A 21 year old soldier of the Artsakh military has died after being accidentally shot by a fellow soldier.
Deputy Chief of the General Staff of the Armenian Armed Forces Haykaz Baghmanyan has been relieved from duties, defense minister Vigen Sargsyan told a press conference December 5.
The Regulatory Commission of Public Services of Armenia will debate during an upcoming December 6 session the issue of fining Electric Networks of Armenia for 5 million drams.
Armenia-EU agreement has no magic stick, but tangible improvements are expected – Ambassador Świtalski
The EU Delegation to Armenia is ready to do everything to ensure the implementation of actions deriving from the Armenia-EU Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement (CEPA), Ambassador Piotr Świtalski, Head of the Delegation, told reporters.
A little while ago, in Brussels in the presence of President Serzh Sargsyan and President of the EU Council Donald Tusk, the Republic of Armenia and European Union concluded Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement.
Armenia doesn’t plan to block the adoption of the final declaration of the EU Eastern Partnership’s 5th summit, President Serzh Sargsyan said in Brussels in response to a question of a reporter.
Ordinary citizen will feel Armenia-EU agreement results within the course of time, says President Sargsyan
An ordinary citizen will feel the results of the Armenia-EU agreement during the course of time since Armenia is able to quickly implement the reforms by the EU’s assistance, President Serzh Sargsyan told Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty after the European People’s Party’s (EPP) summit in Brussels.
Armenian military discovered the body of an Azerbaijani soldier in the morning of November 23 outside a military position stationed in the south-eastern section of the Armenian state border. The body was found in the neutral zone.
If one of the sides has “either everything or nothing” position, there will be nothing in negotiations – Armenia foreign ministry
There will be no progress in the negotiations for the settlement of the Nagorno Karabakh conflict as long as one of the sides acts with “either everything or nothing” principle, Armenian deputy foreign minister Shavarsh Kocharyan told reporters after today’s Cabinet meeting, adding that in order to record progress in the negotiations there must be trust between the sides.