Defense Minister, Security Council chief talk aviation buildup
Davit Tonoyan and Armen Grigoryan discussed programs for the development of the aviation of the Armenian Armed Forces.
Breaking stereotypes with ‘Kamar’ - Ameriabank unveils new branch
The headquarters of Ameriabank was moved to Kamar business center in downtown Yerevan in April 2018.
Armenia may reduce water tariffs for the socially disadvantaged
The issue was discussed at a meeting of Minister of Energy Infrastructures and Natural Resources Artur Grigoryan and a Viola Group rep.
Largest Syrian army convoy heading south for Daraa offensive
The convoy includes armored vehicles, T-72 and T-90 tanks, MLR launchers, artillery and machinegun-equipped vehicles.
Researchers discover gene that could affect fertility in women
In experiments on mice, researchers at Nanjing Medical University tried to shut down the MTOR gene at all stages of egg cell development.
Armenia's Alashkert to face Scotland's Celtic in July
Armenian football club Alashkert have been drawn against Scotland's Celtic in the Champions League first qualifying round.
Kim Kardashian accepts MTV Movie & TV Award on behalf of her family
Reality TV star Kim Kardashian accepted the 2018 Movie & TV Award for Best Reality Show for "Keeping Up With The Kardashians."
Turkey eyes Kobane, Hasakah, Qamishli after Manbij
Turkish soldiers began entering the outskirts of YPG-held Manbij "to provide security and assure peace in the town".
Armenian lawmaker Manvel Grigoryan stripped of immunity
Armenian lawmaker and general Manvel Grigoryan was stripped of parliamentary immunity on Tuesday, June 19.
Russia to supply Su-30SM fighter jets to Armenia before 2024: report
The contract, stipulating the delivery of at least one squadron of fighter jets to the Armenian Air Force, was signed in 2012.
U.S. lawmakers 'urge Pompeo to increase assistance to Armenia'
"This should be an easy thing to do because State and USAID only have to redirect resources," Alex T. Johnson says.
Parliament votes to launch legal proceedings against Armenia MP
The Armenian National Assembly voted 81:3 on Tuesday, June 19 to satisfy the Prosecutor General’s appeal.
"Game of Thrones" star bids farewell to hit fantasy show
"Game of Thrones" star Emilia Clarke's officially done being Mother of Dragons/Breaker of Chains/Aunt of a Guy She Has the Hots For.
Azerbaijan downs Karabakh army drone
The Defense Army vowed to suppress the rival’s activity both in the air and on land with the punitive retaliatory measures.
American expert: U.S. should stand for Armenia’s future
Following the 'velvet revolution', it’s more important than ever for the United States to get behind Nikol Pashinyan, Alex T. Johnson says.
Martigues events celebrate Days of Artsakh in France
RExhibitions of photos and graphic pieces dedicated to Artsakh and screening of documentary films about the country were offered.
European Parliament supports ambitious reforms in Armenia
A delegation of nine MEPs visited Armenia on June 18 to take stock of EU-Armenia relations and reform efforts.
Schneider Group opening an office in Armenia
Their services include market entry support, accounting outsourcing, tax consulting, import, support in the settlement of disputes.
CoE Secretary General mentions Armenia at minorities conference
Jagland cited Armenia as a country that has improved access to minority language education in line with the Council of Europe instruments.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan one of Unai Emery's five 'untouchables' - media
Emery has five ‘untouchable’ players who he plans to build his team around, and one of them reportedly is Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
Rare French, German maps depict Armenia's growth as geopolitical unit
The original 17th-19th century French and German topographic, physical and political maps were donated by and Aram and Terez Bassenian.
Syrian troops meet up with Iraqi forces in newly liberated area
The Syrian army was able to completely overwhelm the remaining Islamic State terrorists south of the Humaymah area.
Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham militants launch attack near Golan Heights
When the Syrian army spotted the jihadist rebels, they quickly attacked in a bid to eliminate the group of Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham fighters.
WHO says gaming disorder is a mental health condition
"I'm not creating a precedent," said Dr. Vladimir Poznyak, a member of WHO's Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse
Belarus’ reaction to Armenia’s stance on arms sale to Baku ‘not adequate’
spokesman Tigran Balayan said official Yerevan conducts public and private work with the Belarusian side.
Unidentified strikes kill several Syrian, Iraqi troops in east Syria
The Syrian military reported that their troops had been attacked by U.S. Coalition warplanes in southeast Syria.
Armenia Security chief says some groups plotting to ‘neutralize’ PM
Artur Vanetsyan, however, did not provide any details on who might be standing behind the reports or the possible plot.
Armenia imported weapons from Finland in 2017
Armenia has imported arms worth €25 440 from Finland in 2017, the Finnish Arms Export report by SaferGlobe reveals.
Fitch affirms Armenia at 'B+'; Outlook Positive
Fitch Ratings has affirmed Armenia's Long-Term Foreign- and Local-Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'B+' with a Positive Outlook.
Syrian army could launch southwest Syria offensive in next 3-5 days
According to the military source, the Syrian army has made their last preparations around both the Dara’a and Al-Quneitra governorates.
Armenia parliament poised to strip ruling MP of immunity June 19
The parliament will meet for an extraordinary session to discuss the issue of stripping one of its members from parliamentary immunity.
Ukrainian-Armenian boxer Artem Dalakian retains WBA belt
WBA flyweight world champion Artem Dalakian (17-0, 12 KOs) knocked out Sirichai Thaiyen of Thailand in the eight round.
Mediterranean diet could lower risk of vascular dementia
“The Mediterranean diet pattern appears to protect against cognitive decline of vascular or degenerative origin,” they reported.
Bulgarian Parliament ratifies new Armenia-EU deal
Bulgaria, which currently chairs the European Council, has become one of the first EU member-states to approve the agreement.
Russian warships armed with cruise missiles head to Syria: report
A group of Russian warships were seen traveling this past weekend through the Bosphorous Strait en route for the Syrian city of Tartous.
High-level delegation of MEPs to visit Armenia
The European Parliament will send a delegation of 9 MEPs to Armenia to take stock of EU-Armenia relations and reform efforts.
U.S.-led coalition allegedly bombs Syrian army troops in country's east
The military report added that several soldiers were killed or wounded as a result of this attack by the U.S.-led Coalition.
Iran to increase gas export to Armenia by 60% in 2018: NIGS chief
It has been agreed that Iran’s gas export volume to Armenia and dispatch of electricity from Armenia back to Iran should grow as of 2018.
Iranian women protest against ban on attending football games
female fans staged demonstrations inside the stadium, hoisting posters against the ban during a match between Iran and Morocco.
Islamic State stronghold in jeopardy in northeast Syria
According to pro-SDF activists, their troops have managed to reach the outskirts of Al-Dashishah, the IS' last major stronghold in northeast Syria.
Armenia 1st Deputy PM, German envoy talk visa liberalization with EU
“Ambassador and I stressed the need to deepen relations between Armenia and Germany in bilateral and multilateral formats,” Mirzoyan said.
New AI can predict what humans will do in the future
This new technology might be able to recognize patterns in human behavior and perform tasks before you've even thought about asking.
‘Urgent’ resolution concerning Armenia to be unveiled in Brussels
According to Armen Ashotyan, the resolution urges the EU member countries to ratify the deal "without unnecessary delays."
Karabakh army reveals details on contact line situation
Manpower and military movements on the Azerbaijani sides near the contact line have also been observed in the reporting period.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan launching official website
Captain of the Armenian national team and Arsenal midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will soon unveil his official website.
Armenia PM visits Karabakh for second time since taking office
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has left for Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh) for the second time since taking office in May.
Israeli troops allegedly fire flare bombs along Syrian-Lebanese border
The NNA report said the Israeli Defense Forces fired several flare bombs towards the Jabal Al-Sheikh (Mount Hermon) region
NASA, MIT bring Zero Robotics to Armenia
Zero Robotics organized by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and NASA is currently underway in Shirak province.
Czech photographer's "Piece of Armenian Soul" on show in Prague
He visits Armenia and the Nagorno Karabakh every year, and the show conveys some of what he has experienced in his travels.
Kim Kardashian says would "love to be an attorney"
Kardashian said she'd love to join the legal field, but she's not thrilled at the prospect of all the school she'd have to go through to get there.