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Ruling party removes former Yerevan mayor from city council

Civil Contract also removed two other city councilors for absenteeism.

Ruling party removes former Yerevan mayor from city council

Civil Contract also removed two other city councilors for absenteeism.

Yerevan’s Siege of Leningrad monument desecrated in ‘challenge’ to Zakharova

The act was a response to the Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson's statement demanding evidence for ethnic cleansing having taken place in Nagorno-Karabakh. 

Yerevan’s Siege of Leningrad monument desecrated in ‘challenge’ to Zakharova

The act was a response to the Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson's statement demanding evidence for ethnic cleansing having taken place in Nagorno-Karabakh. 

Turkey warns Armenia to accept ‘hand of peace’ 

Turkey said Armenia would ‘suffer serious damages just like in the 2020 war’ if they did not conclude a peace agreement with Azerbaijan.

Turkey warns Armenia to accept ‘hand of peace’ 

Turkey said Armenia would ‘suffer serious damages just like in the 2020 war’ if they did not conclude a peace agreement with Azerbaijan.

Armenia’s deputy economy minister reportedly arrested for corruption

Armenia’s Deputy Minister of Economy, Ani Ispiryan, has reportedly been detained as part of an investigation into corruption in the ministry. 

Armenia’s deputy economy minister reportedly arrested for corruption

Armenia’s Deputy Minister of Economy, Ani Ispiryan, has reportedly been detained as part of an investigation into corruption in the ministry. 

Armenia grants asylum to queer Chechen

Salman Mukayev fled Chechnya after being detained and tortured on suspicion of homosexuality.

Armenia grants asylum to queer Chechen

Salman Mukayev fled Chechnya after being detained and tortured on suspicion of homosexuality.

Podcast | The Amulsar mine returns

Journalist Knar Khudoyan, activist Anna Shahnazaryan,and economist Hovhannes Avetisyan about the viability and potential impacts of the Amulsar mine.

Podcast | The Amulsar mine returns

Journalist Knar Khudoyan, activist Anna Shahnazaryan,and economist Hovhannes Avetisyan about the viability and potential impacts of the Amulsar mine.

Armenia’s government receives 20% share in mobile operator company

MTS Armenia is the third company since 2021 that the government has received a significant share in at no cost. 

Armenia’s government receives 20% share in mobile operator company

MTS Armenia is the third company since 2021 that the government has received a significant share in at no cost. 

Change of school history subject title stirs controversy in Armenia

The government assured the public that the curriculum would not be changed.

Change of school history subject title stirs controversy in Armenia

The government assured the public that the curriculum would not be changed.

Pashinyan says Armenia ‘needs new constitution’

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has suggested the country needs an entirely new constitution.

Pashinyan says Armenia ‘needs new constitution’

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has suggested the country needs an entirely new constitution.

Armenia greenlights controversial Amulsar gold mine

Operation of the mine has been greenlit after Armenia accepted a 12.5% share in the mines.

Armenia greenlights controversial Amulsar gold mine

Operation of the mine has been greenlit after Armenia accepted a 12.5% share in the mines.