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Turkey intends to buy more S-400 air defense systems from Russia - Erdogan

Ankara plans to buy additional S-400 air defense systems from Moscow, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said in an interview for CBS published Friday, Tass informs.

Armenia FM, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy discuss Karabakh peace process

Within the framework of the 76th session of the UN General Assembly in New York, Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan on Friday met with Josep Borrell, Vice-President of the European Commission and High Representative of the European Union (EU) for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, news.am informs, citing the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Armenia.

Stepanakert Day is celebrated today

Today we celebrate the day of our capital Stepanakert.

OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs meet with Armenia, Azerbaijan FMs

The Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group (Stephane Visconti of France, Andrew Schofer of the United States of America, and Igor Khovaev of the Russian Federation) have made a statement.

We realize that the path will be difficult and long: Speech of Armenian PM at General Debate of the 76th Session of UNGA

Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan delivered a speech at the General Debate of the 76th Session of the UN General Assembly. ARMENPRESS presents the full text of the speech.

Russian, French FMs express readiness to continue stabilizing situation in Nagorno-Karabakh

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Thursday had a conversation with French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian on the sidelines of the 76th session of the UN General Assembly in New York, the Russian Foreign Ministry reported.

Mining venture to be established in Artsakh

The "Narane Gold" LLC is the first company implementing large-scale investment projects in Artsakh after the war.

St. Peter Armenian Church in Van Nuys vandalized

The St. Peter Armenian Church in the San Fernando Valley was vandalized on Thursday, with an assailant observed shattering eight very rare stained glass windows of the church, located on 17231 Sherman Way in Van Nuys, Asbarez reported.

New US sanctions would wipe out 'spirit of Geneva', Kremlin cautions

The adoption of new US sanctions against Russia would be the worst possible scenario for relations between the two countries. Moreover, it would wipe out "the spirit of Geneva," Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters on Friday, commenting on the House of Representatives' move to pass a defense policy bill that includes new restrictions against Moscow.

Armenian Parliament Speaker highly appreciates UAE’s balanced foreign policy at regional, international levels

Speaker of Parliament Alen Simonyan received today Chargé d'Affairs of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ahlam Rashid Ahmad Al Abd Al Salami, the Parliament’s press service said.

We should resist the bomb thrown by the enemy into the information field. Expert

Recently, the enemy has spread information on social networks that the people of Artsakh should leave their homes for their own safety.

A number of families of fallen freedom fighters received support

Garik Yesayan, a representative of the “Nairi" Armenian community in the town of Usinsk in Russia's Komi Republic, provided financial assistance to 15 families of freedom fighters fallen in the 44-Day War.

Armenian, Cypriot foreign ministers express readiness to enhance cooperation

Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan met with his Cypriot counterpart Nikos Christodoulides within the framework of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly.

Seventeenth-century Armenian paintings return to Windsor Castle after 150 years

Two newly conserved paintings by 17th century Armenian artist Marcos have been installed in the King’s Dining Room at Windsor Castle in England for the first time in 150 years, Windsor Express reports.

4 coronavirus cases confirmed in Artsakh

4 new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Artsakh on the past 24 hours, the ministry of healthcare said.

Artsakh to hold moment of silence on Sep 27 in memory of 2020 War victims

A moment of silence will be held across the Republic of Artsakh on September 27, at 11:00, in memory of the victims of the 2020 War unleashed by Azerbaijan against Artsakh, the Artsakh Presidential Office reports.

PM Pashinyan to address United Nations General Assembly

Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan will deliver a pre-recorded address at the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly’s September 24 (New York time) general debate.

Russia’s top brass rejects Estonia’s claims of military plane intruding into its airspace

Russia’s Defense Ministry has rejected Estonia’s claims that a Russian A-50 aircraft intruded into the Baltic republic’s airspace, Tass informs.

Russian delegation at PACE session restricted due to Sputnik V non-recognition

The Russian delegation at the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) autumn session, which starts on 27 September, was banned from moving freely across Strasbourg, as the European Union does not recognise vaccinations with Sputnik V, a member of the Russian delegation, upper house lawmaker Vladimir Krugly said, Sputnik reported.

Armenian, Russian and Azerbaijani prosecutors general discuss Nagorno Karabakh in Nur-Sultan

The trilateral meeting of the Prosecutors General of Armenia, Russia and Azerbaijan – Artur Davtyan, Igor Krasnov and Kamran Aliyev, was held in the Kazakh capital of Nur-Sultan, during which they discussed issues relating to Nagorno Karabakh, the Russian Prosecutor General’s Office said.