U.S. House of Representatives approves $1,5 million aid to Artsakh for FY2020

US Congressman TJ Cox (D-CA) – a first-term legislator representing California’s Central Valley – spearheaded the successful passage today of an amendment appropriating Fiscal Year 2020 (FY20) U.S. assistance for life-saving de-mining programs and expanded rehabilitation services in the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh), reported the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA).

Armenian Patriarchate of Constantinople to elect interim leader

The Armenian Patriarchate of Constantinople will elect a Patriarchal Locum Tenens on June 27th, the synod has decided. The synod’s meeting was chaired by Archbishop Aram Atesian, the Patriarchal Vicar.

Group of Artsakh young people participated in the conference held in South Ossetia

A group of young people from Artsakh on June 11-14 participated in the Russian-Ossetian conference held in Tskhinvali, the capital of South Ossetia.

Artsakh contract serviceman dies in traffic crash

On June 18, at 07:40, a car accident occurred involving soldier of the Defense Army of Artsakh Arayik Balasanyan, born in 1994, the defense ministry of Artsakh reported.

Hayastan fund’s annual Board of Trustees meeting kicks off with moment of silence honoring Aznavour

The annual assembly of the Hayastan All-Armenian Fund’s Board of Trustees began with a moment of silence in honor of Charles Aznavour.

"Ararich" charitable foundation donated two laptop computers to Stepanakert Dance College

"Ararich" charitable foundation Monday donated two laptop computers to the Dance College of Stepanakert

Baroness Caroline Cox visited Stepanakert's TUMO Center for Creative Technologies

Baroness Caroline Cox, a good friend of Artsakh, visited today Stepanakert's TUMO Center for Creative Technologies.

President Bako Sahakyan signed a decree

President Bako Sahakyan signed a decree according to which serviceman of the Artsakh Republic Defense Army's N division Artyom Khachatryan was posthumously awarded with the "For Service in Battle" medal for bravery shown during the defense of the Artsakh Republic state border.

Yerevan Mayor pays tribute to memory of Artsakh liberation war victims in Stepanakert

Mayor of Yerevan Hayk Marutyan, who is in Artsakh on an official visit, visited the Stepanakert Memorial, the Yerevan City Hall told Armenpress.

With support of "Ararich" charitable foundation Artsakh State University Students left for Armenia on cognitive visit

At the initiative of the "Ararich" charitable foundation, 26 students of Artsakh State University left for Armenia on a three-day visit as part of the "Know Your Homeland" program.

In Shushi Teen fell from high-rise building

A 13-year-old teen was hospitalized after falling from a window of a high-rise building in Artsakh, Shushi on 13 June.

Kocharyan hearing proceeds amid rival demonstrations outside Yerevan courthouse

A Court of Appeals in Yerevan began a hearing today of the General Prosecution’s complaints against ex-President Robert Kocharyan’s release from custody, as well as another decision by another court to suspend the proceedings and forward it to the Constitutional Court for validation.

Narine Aghabalyan received Students of Beirut’s Haigazian University

Minister of Education, Science and Sport of the Republic of Artsakh Narine Aghabalyan Thursday received the delegation of the 'Heritage Club' of Beirut’s Haigazian University.

Cognitive visit organized for mass media representatives

Today a cognitive visit was organized for accredited Armenian and foreign journalists covering the CONIFA European Football Cup 2019.

Bako Sahakyan holds meeting with CONIFA President

Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan on June 7 held a meeting with Per-Anders Blind, president of the Confederation of Independent Football Associations (CONIFA) and members of the delegation headed by him to discuss issues related to the development of football in the republic, the Presidential Office stated.

Armenia retired general, ex-MP Manvel Grigoryan ambulanced to civilian hospital

The health condition of retired General Manvel Grigoryan, former MP of the National Assembly of Armenia, sharply deteriorated late Wednesday night at the capital city Yerevan hospital for convicts. Grigoryan’s attorney Levon Baghdasaryan informed about this to

Parliamentary ad hoc committee into 2016 April War is for preventing repetition, says PM

Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan finds the purpose of the parliamentary ad hoc committee into the April 2016 War to be the creation of guarantees for preventing a repetition.

Bako Sahakyan visited the town of Martouni

On 2 June Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan visited the town of Martouni to attend the solemn opening ceremonies of a new kindergarten, sports hall and the stadium, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Bako Sahakyan addresses congratulatory message on International Children’s Day

Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan on June 1 sent a congratulatory address in connection with the International Children's Day, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President ststed.

Armenian doctors perform 394 operations in Syria

The Armenian sappers who are carrying out humanitarian mine clearance activities in Syria have cleared an area of 33,400 square meters from February 19 to May 30.