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Ani Avetisyan

Ani is a seasoned journalist and fact-checker. Open-source investigations and data visualisation are her passions.

Armenia’s opposition condemns border agreement as ‘illegal’ as protest continues

Protests against the decision of Armenia’s government to hand over territory to Azerbaijan have been continuing for almost a month.

Armenian police detain over 170 as demarcation protests continue 

Several thousand people began blocking streets in Yerevan early Monday morning to protest Armenia’s unilateral handover of territory to Azerbaijan.

Protesters demand Armenian Prime Minister’s resignation over border delimitation deal

The protesters, led by an archbishop, have called on the opposition to launch an impeachment inquiry against Pashinyan. 

Kremlin propaganda turns up the heat on Armenia

In the wake of Nagorno-Karabakh’s surrender to Azerbaijan, the Kremlin has intensified its criticism of Armenia’s leadership. 

‘If I had wings, I would fly away’: Nagorno-Karabakh Armenians seek evacuation

Much of Nagorno-Karabakh’s population is seeking to leave the region as it comes under Azerbaijani control. 

Armenia slams Russia for ‘absolute indifference’

The statement came after Russia’s Foreign Ministry claimed that Armenia was to blame for the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Nagorno-Karabakh. 

Arayik Harutyunyan resigns as president of Nagorno-Karabakh

The second most senior official, State Minister Gurgen Nersisyan, also resigned.

Azerbaijan blocks French convoy from reaching Nagorno-Karabakh, sends its own

This comes as Baku attempts to send its own humanitarian convoy through Azerbaijani-controlled territory.

Azerbaijan arrests three Nagorno-Karabakh Armenians for ‘insulting’ Azerbaijani flag 

Three young men have been detained for ten days, after attempting to cross the Lachin checkpoint. 

Militia entered Nagorno-Karabakh parliament to ‘back President Harutyunyan’

Members of the state-controlled militia reportedly questioned MPs about who was ‘demanding Harutyunyan’s resignation?’