Armenia MOD bus overturns, 12 soldiers injured

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Dozens of cars got stuck in snowstorm in Armenia

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Russia to strengthen control on Armenian border

03.02.2017 10:01 GMT

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Yerevan court convicts 3 opposition activists over hostage standoff

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26 soldiers injured after military vehicle crashes in Armenia

02.02.2017 14:10 GMT

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Twenty-six soldiers have been injured as an Ural military vehicle crashed in Armenia’s Gafan district, APA reported citing tert.am.

5% of population emigrated from Armenia over past 3 years

02.02.2017 14:06 GMT

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Armenian defense minister meets Iran’s FM

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Armenia birth rate drops 2.7%

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Ararat governor intends to resign - media

31.01.2017 14:44 GMT

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Armenian villagers told to wait indefinitely for new houses

31.01.2017 09:51 GMT

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Over 20% of Armenian students to leave Armenia unless they find a job they want

30.01.2017 22:40 GMT

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Armenian Defence Minister to visit Iran

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Armenian Defence Minister Vigen Sargsyan will visit Iran.

Russian weapons loan “insufficient” for Armenia

27.01.2017 20:36 GMT

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Armenia will continue its dialogue with Russia on the supply of weapons within the Russian loan of $200 million, Armenian Defense Minister Vigen Sargsyan said, aysor.am news website reports, according to Trend.

Armenian cadet dies at military unit medical facility

27.01.2017 12:04 GMT

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Armenia may halt parliamentary elections scheduled for April 2

27.01.2017 11:08 GMT

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27.01.2017 09:28 GMT

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Yerevan court sentences three in murder and theft case in Dubai

26.01.2017 23:59 GMT

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Newspaper: Armenia ex-minister, family emigrate to US

26.01.2017 14:42 GMT

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Hraparak newspaper has learned that former Finance Minister of Armenia, Gagik Khachatryan, has emigrated to the US, together with his family.

Armenia's former PM officially confirms he's leaving ruling party

26.01.2017 10:45 GMT

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Former Prime Minister of Armenia Hovik Abrahamyan announced today the termination of his membership in the Republican Party of Armenia (RPA), Mediamax.am reports.

Armenia soldier found dead at military post

25.01.2017 15:51 GMT

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The General Military Investigation Department of the Investigative Committee of Armenia has filed a criminal case on the death of Ministry of Defense compulsory military serviceman, Private Shavarsh Galstyan.

Corruption rate increased in Armenia - Transparency International

25.01.2017 12:11 GMT

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The Transparency International revealed its report on corruption - the Corruption Perceptions Index 2016, AzVision.az reports.

Armenia's state debt topped 56% of GDP in 2016: Fitch Ratings

24.01.2017 23:59 GMT

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Armenia's state budget in 2016 constituted 56.8% of GDP, Fitch Ratings reports.

Laid-off employees of Armenian textile plant demand 7-month back wages

24.01.2017 09:55 GMT

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"No matter who we appeal to, they all say the same thing: the property will soon be sold."

9 people injured in Armenian bus crash in Russia

23.01.2017 09:47 GMT

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The Ministry of Emergency Situations of Armenia issued new details on Sunday’s Yerevan-St. Petersburg minibus crash in Russia.

Newspaper: Reshuffle expected in Armenia PM’s cabinet

20.01.2017 11:37 GMT

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"There will be radical personnel changes in the Cabinet."

Company director in Yerevan committed suicide

18.01.2017 12:26 GMT

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One more suicide reported in the Armenian capital last night.

Activist Aram Manukyan’s arrest extended for second time

17.01.2017 22:43 GMT

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The arrest of Sasna Tsrer armed group member Aram Manukyan has been extended for the second time.

WINEP urges Trump to guarantee non-recognition of “Armenian genocide”

16.01.2017 20:40 GMT

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The Washington Institute for Near East Policy (WINEP), in its recent report titled “US policy on Turkey”, has urged the President-elect Donald Trump to guarantee that the so-called Armenian genocide won’t be recognized by the US Congress.

Police violence against peaceful protesters unpunished in Armenia

14.01.2017 10:20 GMT

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Protesters often face long sentences, while violence against them goes unpunished.

Karapetyan: Salaries of tax and customs service officers are very low

13.01.2017 22:05 GMT

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In the struggle against corruption, the counteraction may stem from the state system itself.

Prime minister: Armenian economy in a critical condition

13.01.2017 16:05 GMT

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"Armenian economy is in a critical condition."

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