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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.

Issue of granting status to Azerbaijan at CSTO is not being discussed – Acting Secretary General

The decision on granting the status of a partner, observer or member to any country in the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) is being made by consensus, Acting CSTO Secretary General Valery Semerikov told reporters on September 12.

PACE President to Baku: CoE member obliged to implement ECHR decisions

Сouncil of Europe member states must comply with their obligations, including the full implementation of the decisions of the European Court of Human Rights, Liliane Maury Pasquier told reporters in Baku, news.am reports.

French National Assembly Speaker charged

Three investigating judges of the French city of Lille have charged Speaker of the National Assembly of France (lower chamber of parliament) Richard Ferrand for “illegally obtaining income”, reports RIA Novosti, citing Parisien.

Armenian analyst: Today Pentagon provided $10,082,812 in aid to Azerbaijan

Pentagon on Wednesday provided $10,082,812 in assistance to Azerbaijan to combat terrorism and acquire intelligence systems, Armenian political analyst Suren Sargsyan said on Facebook.

Bako Sahakyan congratulates Abkhaz leader

On 10 September Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan sent a congratulatory address to President of the Republic of Abkhazia Raul Khadjimba, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

President of Artsakh receives Armenia’s minister of Labor and Social Affairs

Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan on September 10 received minister of Labor and Social Affairs of the Republic of Armenia Zaruhi Batoyan and deputy minister Zhanna Andreasyan, the Presidential Office stated.

Bako Sahakyan sent congratulatory address in connection with local self-government bodies' elections

On 9 September Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan sent a congratulatory address in connection with the local self-government bodies' elections, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Artsakh local self-government elections held in line with international standards

The local self-government elections in Artsakh were organized in a proper way and in line with international standards.

We will build the city of our dreams. Grigory Sahakyan

Today is a very important day for our society as we all make a choice with great expectations to build the city of our dreams.

We will make the capital more beautiful and well-maintained. Armen Hakobyan

Our main goal is to make Stepanakert more beautiful and well-maintained.

I hope the elections will be held on a democratic basis. Arayik Avanesyan

I have voted for the bright future of our children, and if I am elected, my first step will be to implement the provisions of the pre-election program.

State Department official: Armenia strengthening is in US interests

The United States wants to see a strong and prosperous Armenia. George Kent, Deputy Assistant Secretary in the European and Eurasian Bureau at the US Department of State, told this to the Voice of America Armenian Service, news.am reports.

Armenian, Azerbaijani FMs to meet “soon”

Soon Armenia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Zohrab Mnatsakanyan and Azerbaijan’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Elmar Mammadyarov will hold another meeting.

Bako Sahakyan received secretary of the Republic of Armenia Security Council Armen Grigoryan

On 6 September Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan received secretary of the Republic of Armenia Security Council Armen Grigoryan, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Armenian FM comments on establishment of diplomatic relations with Turkey

Armenian foreign minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan doesn’t see any reasonable reality in the establishment of diplomatic relations between Armenia and Turkey.

Masis Mayilian Received the AGBU Delegation

Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Artsakh Masis Mayilian received the delegation of the Armenian General Benevolent Union headed by President of the AGBU Armenia Vasken Yacoubian, press service of Artsakh MFA stated.

Preparations for new session of Artsakh Parliament launched

Artsakh parliament’s speaker Ashot Ghulyan convoked Thursday a working consultation with the Deputy Speaker of the Parliament, the heads of the standing committees and factions, and the heads of the staff.