Monthly Archives: March 2019

Europe

Yerevan Mayor Hayk Marutyan and the President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) Liliane Maury Pasquier were present at the official ceremony during which the nameplate of Square of Europe was opened. Yerevan Mayor handed the PACE President the decision of the Council of Elders on naming the square. The Vice …

Military

The Azerbaijani armed forces violated the ceasefire along the Artsakh-Azerbaijan Line of Contact over 170 times in the past week. In the period from 24 to 30 March, the adversary fired around 1,000 shots towards the Armenian defense positions from firearms of different calibres, the Artsakh Defense Ministry told Panorama.am. The Defense Army’s frontline troops …

Politics

Azeri studies expert Taron Hovhannisyan spoke to reporters about his view of the Pashinyan-Aliyev meeting that took place on March 29th in Vienna. Regarding the claims from both Armenia and Azerbaijan about preparing for peace, Hovhannisyan said, “The Armenian side is upholding all norms, but the Azeri side isn’t. There is a lot of anti-Armenian …

Politics

Joint Statement by the Foreign Ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan and the Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group The President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and the Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan met today in Vienna for the first time under the auspices of the Co-Chairs of the OSCE …

Official

Speaking at the end of her official visit to Armenia, PACE President Liliane Maury Pasquier congratulated the people of Armenia and the authorities for completing a peaceful and democratic political transition which followed a major overhaul of the country’s governance system. “It is important to note that this transition took place peacefully and within the …

Politics

Armenia will send humanitarian support to Iran to help in tackling the consequences of the deadly floods that hit the country last week. “We want to send humanitarian aid to Iran”, Armenian Minister of Emergency Situations Felix Tsolakyan said at today’s Cabinet meeting. “It is organized through the Russian-Armenian Humanitarian Center, there they will also …