Sargsyan's mother passes away on the day of his resignation

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjqvmtcvmdcvntmvzmq4njyxymutmzq5nc00mje0lwjkm2qtyja4mzk1nzawmjfjl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimzuwedi3mcmixv0?sha=5873f76b98a346e1 W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjqvmtyvmdavmzivndnkytuwytytngmxms00ndawlwjkmtatyjcxndc0zgu1mtu1l2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimzuwedi3mcmixv0?sha=676bcaf72aa719fa W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjqvmtqvmjivmtavy2y4njdlzwetmtawos00ntuwlthkmtgtowvhzgq0njjlndaxl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimzuwedi3mcmixv0?sha=6f70fa002d18b4ab W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjqvmtivmdyvntkvnwm1otmzymetzde3mi00zwi0ltk3ndyty2m1mju0ytiwogqyl2ltywdlms5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisijm1mhgynzajil1d?sha=7a3d011a6e0303a3 W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjqvmtivmdevmjgvy2jmzgjjnjctzgyyyi00zgu0ltljnwmtytc3mguxzjgzzgfll2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimzuwedi3mcmixv0?sha=5f7caf8e4d3e41ad

More from World

Newspaper: Armenia ruling party may break up

24.04.2018 11:44 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjqvmtevndyvmtkvmtuynzc2n2itnjy3ms00mza4lwjjzwitnjy2yta3mjuzmmnkl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=6b8e6f64de6cf052
Some in ex-President Serzh Sargsyan’s ruling Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) took very hard his stepping down Monday from the post of Prime Minister.

G7 countries might introduce new sanctions against Russia

24.04.2018 11:36 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjqvmtevndavmtyvodnmmgriy2etnwrjyy00mjazlwi5y2etowuxmjlkmjk2zdc0l2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=526aa7f1c14273e7
G7 countries accused Russia of destabilizing the situation in the world, however expressed their readiness for cooperation with Moscow.

Armenian trace in Toronto van tragedy: suspect is 25-year-old Alek Minassian

24.04.2018 11:17 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjqvmtevmjavmduvyta4owm0mtutzdqwzi00zwi0lthjotctyjqwmgrjnmzlnzq4l2ltywdlms5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji0mhgxodajil1d?sha=8942b1e4aa62d712
Toronto police chief Mark Saunders told reporters that the suspect in plowing a van into a crowd in Toronto, Canada, is Alek Minassian, 25, ABC News reported.

'Either all or nothing' on Iran nuclear deal: Zarif

24.04.2018 09:13 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjqvmdkvmtcvntuvmwm4mjkxntatzdywos00ytm1lweymmetyziynji1mtk1mjvil2ltywdlmi5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji0mhgxodajil1d?sha=363630097312ecbf
Iran says the European signatories to a multilateral nuclear agreement reached between Tehran and the P+1 group of countries should convince US President Donald Trump not to pull out of the deal, because there is no "Plan B" for it.

Brent crude oil rises for a sixth day as supplies tighten amid strong demand

24.04.2018 09:04 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjqvmdkvmtevmzqvyjg5zjjmnwytymvlmy00yjy4lwjkzdqtztczytbkzgu2nza4l2ltywdlms5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji0mhgxodajil1d?sha=84278400a921d59b
Brent crude oil rose for sixth day on Tuesday, passing $75 a barrel, on expectations that supplies will tighten because fuel is rising at the same time the United States may impose sanctions against Iran and OPEC-led output cuts remain in place.

Magnitude 5.1 earthquake strikes southeastern Turkey

24.04.2018 08:56 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjqvmdgvntgvntuvngu3zje4ntmtztexmi00njbmltkzm2etztk4oguwm2vmowq0l2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=819f8ae99d195737
A magnitude 5.1 earthquake struck Samsat district in Turkey's southeastern province of Adiyaman early Tuesday.

Van hits pedestrians in Toronto, driver in custody: police

24.04.2018 00:26 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjqvmdavnduvmjyvn2iwzwm4zmutntc2oc00ytyxlwe4ogqtywy5odm5nwyxyjazl2nhbmfkyv9hbwj1bgfuy2vfmtqwmze0lmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=b849270213204ba0
A white van struck multiple people at a major intersection in Toronto’s northern suburbs on Monday and police have taken the driver into custody, police said on Twitter, Reuters reported.

Armenia Health Ministry: Rally participant dies of a heart attack

23.04.2018 23:21 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjmvmjmvmjivntgvotg5mtc3n2etzjbiyy00zjnklwe1ztatndjlzda3ytfmztexl2rlzmf1bhqgkdeplmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=e8fda7079d2d8eeb
A man died during the rally at Republic Square on Monday, news.am reports.

Armenian government resigns

23.04.2018 20:31 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjmvmjivmtcvntqvytfhndkxmgitymnmns00ymu3ltg4zdetn2y3odyyzjk3zti4l2rlzmf1bhquanbnil0swyjwiiwidgh1bwiilciyndb4mtgwiyjdxq?sha=6084733d0074fd3b
President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian accepted the resignation of the Cabinet, news.am reports.

Armenia PM resigns - UPDATED

23.04.2018 17:21 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjmvmtyvmjgvmjyvntmyymm5ztmtodriny00y2uyltlkytqtmmi3ytyzmge0nja2l2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=e0cb9ad02d842f3a
Armenia’s newly elected Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan has tendered resignation after six days in office.

It's a boy! Kate Middleton and newborn son 'doing well', says Kensington Palace

23.04.2018 16:34 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjmvmtyvndevmtuvmmq2njnmzditzgfhos00ndq0ltlimdetyznknthmmdezmgnkl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=888ac480f3112970
Kate Middleton has given birth to a baby boy, Kensington Palace announced.

Armenia’s delegation to PACE returns to Yerevan

23.04.2018 15:56 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjmvmtuvntgvmtivngqxytlhmjctmty0oc00mjewlthhyzmtnjiyntawztk0nzhkl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=717bb4e7bde71fc2
The Armenian delegation to PACE is returning to Yerevan, said MP and representative of the ruling Republican Party of Armenia Samvel Farmanyan, APA reports citing the news.am.

Kremlin calls events in Armenia domestic affair, says Russia won’t meddle

23.04.2018 15:15 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjmvmtuvmjyvntyvyjbkmjrlotitowvizi00zdk2ltg1ntqtnzhkmjq0owzhmwywl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=cbc9f6493f36aa19
Mass rallies kicked off in Yerevan and other Armenian cities on April 16.

Turkey marks National Sovereignty and Children’s Day

23.04.2018 15:01 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjmvmtuvmdqvndyvote4zmy3mzetywfhyi00ymrjlwi5m2utn2eyntrmmjy4zmq3l2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=09f50897516bedbe
Turkey marks National Sovereignty and Children’s Day on April 23, the anniversary of the foundation of the Turkish Parliament, with official ceremonies held in the capital Ankara.

Military men join students in Yerevan

23.04.2018 13:50 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjmvmtmvntyvmzkvowzkownlnmmtogmwzi00nwe3lthkztktztbmymy1ode4otbil2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=35e24371e4e0b90b
A group of military men joined the protesting students in Yerevan.

Zarif: Iran will 'vigorously' resume N-program if US pulls out of JCPOA

23.04.2018 10:54 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjmvmtavntyvndivodkxogewnjkty2uxni00mjk4lwi2otqtmdlizwuwndfknmmxl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=014752a4314bc909
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says Iran will "vigorously" resume the activities it halted under the 2015 nuclear agreement if the United States scraps the multilateral accord, Press TV reported.

Protesters close off downtown Yerevan intersection

23.04.2018 10:47 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjmvmtavndkvmjqvmmyzyjg0mjctmgnmmi00njzmltk1mwetn2ewodc5mjy5nmvkl2ltywdlms5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji0mhgxodajil1d?sha=609ffa2623c6219a
The demonstrators on Monday morning blocked an intersection at downtown Yerevan, the capital city of Armenia.

Over 30 Chinese dead in North Korea tourist bus crash

23.04.2018 10:25 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjmvmtavmjgvntkvyta4yjywztetnzfios00mdawlwe3ytytntjhm2y0ngyxngqwl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=fe1a80b35da704b0
Chinese tourists have been involved in a major bus accident in North Korea that caused a large number of casualties, China's state media and the government said on Monday, without giving a precise break-up.

G7 top diplomats oppose Russia’s ‘malign behavior,’ but ready for dialogue — US official

23.04.2018 10:01 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjmvmtavmdqvmzavn2vjyja3ymqtmtg0zi00n2mwlwfkmgqtmjy2m2iwnzm1ztk0l2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=be8dff158e095f29
Foreign ministers of the Group of Seven (G7) nations announced their openness for a dialogue with Moscow adding they were unanimous in "opposing Russia’s malign behavior," a senior American official was quoted as saying by the US Department of State.

US calls on Armenian government to show restraint

23.04.2018 09:28 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjmvmdkvmzgvnduvywiyzji2nzytyjrjys00zgrllwi4yjatzwuzntrjzgi5yzbjl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=99a2e5f75ff73a78
US embassy in Armenia has called on the Armenian government to show restraint, TASS reports.

Turkey's electoral board names parties to run for June 24 polls

23.04.2018 09:03 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjmvmdkvmdcvmjmvnmi5n2uwn2utm2yxmc00mtzklwfkowmtntbhmdgwyzvmyzdll2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=6fd28c24409c3d31
Turkey's electoral body on Sunday named 10 political parties which will contest the June 24 early polls.

EU demands release of detained oppositionists in Armenia

22.04.2018 23:13 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjivmjmvmtuvndyvmtzlmdrlndytywvjys00mmyzltkwzjitzjq4nmy4ztkzzmuyl2v1x2zsywdzlmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=c4aafc1509c92a5a
The EU demanded the release of detainees for holding rallies in Armenia and called on all parties to restraint, TASS reports.

Armenian defense ministry demands protesters to free roads

21.04.2018 15:59 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjevmtyvmdivndkvythjywmzzjytymzizc00ywvhlwi3mzgtowjlnjziogy5ztzjl1llcmv2yw5fmtcwnjeyxziuanbnil0swyjwiiwidgh1bwiilciyndb4mtgwiyjdxq?sha=058e92d2bd67c764
The Armenian Defense Ministry has today issued a statement demanding participants of the rallies against Serzh Sargsyan's appointment as the Prime Minister not to block the streets adjacent to the ministry's building in Yerevan, RIA Novosti reported.

White House confirms Trump still wants to meet with Putin

21.04.2018 09:46 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjevmdkvndgvmdyvywnlntrjmgytowqxys00mwi0lthjytctnwvkyja4yzy4njy0l2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=52660bfab1e92168
US President Donald Trump still wants to hold a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, a well-informed official at the National Security Council told TASS on Friday.

Turkish parliament ratifies bill on early elections in Turkey

21.04.2018 09:19 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjevmdkvmjmvntgvm2zkmmq4zmetzdzjmc00mzhkltk3mjutymqyzgexmdu5mdnhl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=25191a5d3672cefb
The parliament on Friday ratified the bill calling for early elections in Turkey on June 24, with lawmakers from ruling and opposition parties supporting the move.

The Economist: After a decade in power, Sargsyan has little to boast of

21.04.2018 09:12 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjevmdkvmtyvmtqvzde3ztlhytitzwmyyi00zwnhlwexytqtotnhmdm4n2fmmjlkl2ltywdlmi5qcgcixsxbinailcj0ahvtyiisiji0mhgxodajil1d?sha=69d64a83cc57b3d6
Around 10,000 protesters in Yerevan, the capital, took to the streets before the vote, chanting “Reject Serzh!”

Natalie Portman backs out of Israeli award ceremony

21.04.2018 09:02 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjevmdkvmdqvmtyvzdyznmu3ngytnmq4ms00m2q2ltg3ndatogi3yjywmdizzgmxl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=6a7c9c0f77836d32
Natalie Portman, the Oscar-winning actress, has backed out of a major award ceremony meant to honor her in Jerusalem, with her representatives citing her distress over “recent events” in Israel.

Pashinyan: Situation is not under Serzh Sargsyan’s control

20.04.2018 23:31 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjavmjmvmzmvmtkvyjizy2jhy2itzje2yi00odfilwezyzetyze5ota0zgviogfjlzvhmdk3nzazntc5owqxythlmwmyyzbmnme0mmm4zgjllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=33deb64b4cd09d9a
Situation is not under Serzh Sargsyan’s control right now, leader of “My Step” initiative Nikol Pashinyan said during the rally at Republic Square on Friday, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.

Swedish DJ Avicii dies aged 28

20.04.2018 23:13 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjavmjmvmtuvmtavzmrkmzq4ntqtzdg4ys00zdzhlwe2mmitmtq2ztc5ymqzzwqwlze1mjqyndgznjyuanbnil0swyjwiiwidgh1bwiilciyndb4mtgwiyjdxq?sha=c71c7d8b54ec5432
Swedish DJ Avicii has died in Muscat, Oman, at the age of 28, AzVision.az reports citing the Guardian.

Police: 233 people detained in Yerevan

20.04.2018 21:43 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjavmjevnduvmzyvzgy3nzllowmtngu4ms00zgm0ltg3mjytmtezodcyzjmznmy0l2rlzmf1bhqgkdeplmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=66c2698058c1a71f
As of Friday at 6 pm, capital city Yerevan police have detained 233 people, news.am reports.

Yerevan police: 183 people are detained

20.04.2018 17:14 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjavmtcvmtyvmjkvodkyytqyyjcty2uyzs00ywm4ltgynmetnwzmzjnimmuznzkyl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=67d43dc58e4b0e49
As of Friday at 3 pm, capital city Yerevan police have detained 183 people.

Turkey: Nearly 890 life sentences in 137 FETO cases

20.04.2018 17:07 GMT

W1siziisijiwmtgvmdqvmjavmtcvmdgvmzevmzfmyjfiymmtn2y1os00zjziltk3odetzjm0odzlyjy2mtgwl2ltywdllmpwzyjdlfsiccisinrodw1iiiwimjqwede4mcmixv0?sha=61084c0b2c27e43b
392 convicts were handed aggravated life sentences since the July 2016 defeated coup.

Top Read Articles

In The Region

Editor Picks

Azerbaijan Cuisine

Explore the food of Azerbaijan - from sherbet to succulent kebab, from baklava to fragrant pilaff

Follow us

Find us on Facebook

Real estate