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Director of National Security Service of Armenia issues statement on his resignation

Director of the National Security Service of Armenia Artur Vanetsyan announced his resignation.

US Trump says not ready to meet with Iranian leadership without preliminary conditions

President of the United States Donald Trump has dismissed earlier media reports that he was ready to meet with the Iranian leadership without any preliminary conditions, Tass reports.

Dzeko hopes Mkhitaryan doesn't return to Arsenal after stunning Roma debut

Edin Dzeko lauded his new teammate Henrikh Mkhitaryan after his brilliant first start for the Italian capital club.

Bako Sahakyan sends condolence letter to Catholicos Aram I of Great House of Cilicia

Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan on September 16 sent a letter of condolences to His Holiness, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia Aram I, the President’s Office stated.

2019 Wrestling World Championships: Karapet Chalyan reaches quarter finals

The representative of Armenia Karapet Chalyan reached the quarterfinal of the Greco-Roman wrestling of World Championships 2019 hosted by Nur Sultan, reports.

Turkey receives second batch of Russian S-400s

The Turkish defense ministry has announced that it has received the second batch of the Russian S-400 air defense systems, Anadolu reports.

Armenian entrepreneurs’ corporations are on Forbes ranking of largest Russia private companies has issued it new ranking of the largest Russian private companies, and it includes businesses run by Armenians, reports.

Armenia’s Arthur 'White Bear' Alexanyan to compete at world championship final with injury

Armenia’s Arthur Alexanyan will compete for the World Greco-Roman Wrestling Championship title with a trauma, the Wrestling Federation of Armenia said.

Nazi satire wins Toronto international film award

The film Jojo Rabbit has won the influential People's Choice Award at this year's Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), BBC News reports.

Armenian church being restored in Aleppo

Restoration of the dome and belfry of the Church of the Holy Mother of God, an Armenian Apostolic church located in the Sulaymaniyah district of Aleppo, Syria, has kicked off.

Kim Jong-un invites Donald Trump to visit Pyongyang, according to reports

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un invited US president Donald Trump to visit Pyongyang in a letter sent in August, a South Korean newspaper reported on Monday, citing diplomatic sources, The Guardian reported.

Garin Hovhannisian’s “I Am Not Alone” receives prize at Toronto International Film Festival

Armenian-American filmmaker Garin Hovhannisian’s “I Am Not Alone” documentary has received a prize at the Toronto International Film Festival, Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said on Facebook.

Karina Ignatyan to represent Armenia at Junior Eurovision 2019

Karina Ignatyan, 12, will represent Armenia in Junior Eurovision 2019. The name of Armenian representative was announced during “Depi Mankakan Evratesil” show, which was aired live on Armenian Public TV today, on September 15, reports.

Delegation of the Yerevan State Medical University Visited Stepanakert Republican Medical Center

The delegation of the Yerevan State Medical University after Mkhitar Heratsi led by its rector Armen Mouradyan visited Artsakh.

Azerbaijan committed 95 ceasefire breaches in one week

Azerbaijani Armed Forces committed 95 ceasefire violations at the Artsakh Line of Contact from September 8 to 14, the Ministry of Defense of Artsakh reports.

Trump enters his next phase of vetting for new national security adviser

US President Donald Trump entered his next phase of vetting for a new national security adviser, interviewing his top hostage negotiator Robert O’Brien at the White House on Friday, and combing through a growing list of candidates with diplomatic, military and business experience, The Washington Post reported.

Ahmet Davutoglu withdraws from ruling Justice and Development Party

Former Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu announced his withdrawal from the ruling Justice and Development Party and plans to form a new political movement, AP reported.

Bako Sahakyan convenes working consultation

Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan on September 13 convened a working consultation on the 2020-2022 state mid-term expenditure program, the Presidential Office stated.

Armenian and Azerbaijani FMs agreed to meet, says MFA spokesperson

The OSCE Minsk Group proposed to organize a meeting between the foreign ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan in New York on the sidelines of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly, Armenian foreign ministry spokeswoman Anna Naghdalyan told reporters today.

Armenia always raises concerns on arms sales to Azerbaijan by some CSTO states

Armenia has always voiced its concerns regarding the engagement of some member states of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) in arms sales to Azerbaijan, Foreign ministry spokeswoman Anna Naghdalyan said during today’s briefing, asked what is Armenia’s position on arms sales by CSTO member states to Azerbaijan.