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Armenia's Ombudsman visits Artsakh military units

Armenia's Ombudsman Arman Tatoyan visited military units in Artsakh on February 21.

Bako Sahakyan together with Nikol Pashinyan partook at the joint meeting of the Security Councils of the two Armenian republics

On 22 February Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan together with Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan partook at the joint meeting of the Security Councils of the two Armenian republics held in Stepanakert, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Erdogan discusses situation in Idlib with Merkel and Macron

President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan held a trilateral phone conversation with French president Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel to discuss the situation over Idlib, news.am reports, citing Turkish media.

Meeting at Karabakh MOD, protection of servicemen’s rights discussed

Artsakh Republic Defense Minister and Defense Army Commander Karen Abrahamyan received today Armenia’s Human Rights Defender (Ombudsman) Arman Tatoyan, who is in Artsakh on a working visit.

Slovakia FM to visit Armenia

The Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of Slovakia, Miroslav Lajcak, will pay an official visit to Armenia on February 24, the Armenian foreign ministry stated.

Armenia MP at OSCE: Karabakh has never been, will not be part of Azerbaijan

Every time my Azerbaijani colleagues talk about human and Armenians’ rights, I will remind them that they presented the killer as a national hero. MP Hayk Konjoryan, member of the Armenian delegation, stated this at the sitting of a standing committee of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, news.am reports.

Igor Grigoryan conferred the rank of the third degree justice state adviser

On 21 February Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan signed a decree on conferring the rank of the third degree justice state adviser to chairman of the Investigation Committee Igor Grigoryan.

Bako Sahakyan received Human Rights Defender of the Republic of Armenia Arman Tatoyan

On 21 February Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan received Human Rights Defender of the Republic of Armenia Arman Tatoyan, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

New order of providing additional payment to teachers being sent to remote settlements will be applied

From March 1 of the current year, a new order of providing young teachers with additional payment will be applied.

China coronavirus: Death toll climbs to 2,236

The death toll from the new coronavirus has climbed to 2,236 in China, and 18,264 people recovered, China's National Health Commission said, reports TASS.

Coronavirus: South Korea steps up measures as infections spike

South Korea has stepped up measures to contain the spread of the new coronavirus, as confirmed infections rose sharply for a second day, BBC News reported.

Armenia's Pashinyan: Discussion with Azerbaijan’s Aliyev in Munich is turning point

Discussion of the Nagorno-Karabakh issue with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev within the framework of the Munich Security Conference, I think, is a turning point. Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said this in an interview with the state-funded Public Television of Armenia yesterday, news.am reports.

Iranians head to polls to elect new parliament, 6 Iranian-Armenians among candidates

Iranians are heading to polling stations to elect a new parliament on February 21. The Iranian parliament, known as the Majlis, is a 290-seat unicameral legislature, with 5 seats envisaged for religious minorities.

Today, Artsakh is firmly following the path it has taken

On February 20, 1988, 32 years ago, an extraordinary session of the 20th convocation Council of People’s Deputies of the Nagorno Karabakh Autonomous Oblast took a decision to appeal to the Supreme Soviets of the Azerbaijani Soviet Socialist Republic and the Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic for considering the issue of transferring the NKAO from the structure of the Azerbaijan SSR to the structure of the Armenian SSR.

Australia extends ban on China arrivals to fourth week on coronavirus worries

Australia will extend a ban on arrivals from mainland China into a fourth week to contain the risk of exposure to the coronavirus, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Thursday, according to Reuters.

Armenia’s Prosecutor General meets Artsakh top brass

Prosecutor General of Armenia Artur Davtyan had a meeting with the Artsakh military’s commanders and military police representatives on February 20 in Stepanakert as part of the cooperation between the two countries, the Artsakh Ministry of Defense said.

The result of the Karabakh movement is today’s Republic of Artsakh. Ashot Ghulyan

At the first sitting of the 11th session of the sixth convocation of the National Assembly of Artsakh Republic, the Speaker of the Parliament Ashot Ghulyan congratulated on the Artsakh Revival Day.

Russia, Turkey and Iran working to agree on date for Syria summit

The representatives of Turkey, Russia and Iran are working on coordinating the date for the trilateral summit on the Syrian settlement process, the Turkish foreign ministry told TASS.

World oil prices going up

World oil prices are going up Thursday, and trading data attest to this, RT reported.

Iran reports two coronavirus deaths

Iran's health ministry says two people have died after preliminary tests came back as positive for the new coronavirus disease, Covid-19.