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Explosion occurs at the Armenian Air Force base in Gyumri

Explosion occurs at the Armenian Air Force base in Gyumri

Today there was an explosion in Gyumri, there is a wounded man. Armenian media write about this. As reported by Sputnik Armenia, at about 14:00 (13:00 Moscow time) an explosion took place outside the wall of the Armenian Republic Air …

Explosion in Gyumri kills two

Explosion in Gyumri kills two

Today, an explosion took place in one of the courtyards of the second-largest city in Armenia, Gyumri, as a result of which two people were killed, the Shirak region prosecutor's office reports. "At about 15:40 (14:40 Moscow …

Sergei Shoigu inspects Russian military base in Gyumri

Sergei Shoigu inspects Russian military base in Gyumri

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu inspected the 102nd military base in Armenia's Gyumri today. Russia’s 102nd military base stationed in Gyumri will almost double its combat potential after it is …

Russian defense minister arrives in Yerevan

Russian defense minister arrives in Yerevan

Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu arrived in Yerevan for an official visit today, according to the press office of the Armenian defense ministry. Shoigu will have a one-to-one meeting with his Armenian counterpart …

Nikol Pashinyan completes giant puzzle

Nikol Pashinyan completes giant puzzle

According to the press service of the Prime Minister of Armenia, Nikol Pashinyan, the prime minister personally took part in doing 15 thousand pieces puzzle - the unusual humanitarian action. The foundation ‘Gyumri without …

Why Pashinyan goes to US?

Why Pashinyan goes to US?

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan reported today on Facebook about his departure from Gyumri to the United States. “We are leaving from Gyumri to Los Angeles,” he wrote, posting a bird’s-eye view photo of …

Dead toddler found in trash can In Gyumri

Dead toddler found in trash can In Gyumri

According to the prosecutor of the Shirak region of Armenia, Karen Gabrielyan, the body of a 1.5-year-old toddler was found yesterday in a trash can in Gyumri. The cause of the baby’s death has not yet been established, there are …

 'Pobeda' dismisses reports on hard landing in Gyumri

'Pobeda' dismisses reports on hard landing in Gyumri

Russia's Pobeda Airlines has dismissed reports on one of its planes’ making a hard landing in Gyumri, Armenia, a representative of the airline said. The Civil Aviation Committee of Armenia announced yesterday evening that …

Pobeda Airlines resumes selling tickets to Armenia

Pobeda Airlines resumes selling tickets to Armenia

Russia's Pobeda low-cost carrier will resume selling air tickets to Armenia’s Gyumri, the airline's press service said. "Today we resume selling flights to Gyumri: the airport promised to take all necessary measures …

Missing pensioner found dead in Gyumri

Missing pensioner found dead in Gyumri

The body of a pensioner who went missing a few days ago was found today in a pond in Gyumri, the media report. It is known that a man living nearby saw a dead body in the water and immediately reported the terrible find to the law …

Armenia's Zvartnots and Shirak airports to be improved

Armenia's Zvartnots and Shirak airports to be improved

Armenia's government authorized the 2018-2022 master plan for Zvartnots and Shirak international airports of Yerevan and Gyumri. The plan was presented today at the Cabinet's meeting by acting Minister of Transport, …

Armenia communists hold rally outside Russia embassy

Armenia communists hold rally outside Russia embassy

Activists from the Communist Party of Armenia (CPA) held a rally outside the Russian embassy in Yerevan in support of maintaining the 102nd Russian Military Base in Gyumri. The CPA issued a statement strongly criticizing the …

Karabakh occupants' Su-25 goes missing

Karabakh occupants' Su-25 goes missing

A Su-25 military jet of the Armenian Armed Forces has gone missing this morning, the country's Defense Ministry said in a statement. The jet took off at 10:06 from the Gyumri airport for a regular training flight. The contact …

Russian military serviceman’s car set on fire in Gyumri

Russian military serviceman’s car set on fire in Gyumri

An unusual incident occurred Friday in Gyumri, Armenia. At around 12:50pm, Russian citizen Magamed Magomedov, 38, a resident of the military district of Gyumri, informed the police that his car, which was parked outside …