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Pashinyan puts Armenia up for auction between Russia and West

Pashinyan puts Armenia up for auction between Russia and West

The situation on the Armenian-Azerbaijani border remains tense. On May 27, a group of Armenian soldiers was detained by the Azerbaijani Armed Forces while crossing the state border. Baku defined the incident as a sabotage attack by the Armenian military, while Yerevan hastened to announce the capture of the soldiers of the engineering troops, for some reason sent to the zone of imminent confrontation

Armenia donates land area in Zangezur corridor  to Russia

Armenia donates land area in Zangezur corridor to Russia

The Armenian Cabinet passed a decision on May 27 on donating some land areas in the towns of Kapan, Meghri and Tegh to the Russian Federal Security Service Border Guard Division deployed in Armenia. According to Sputnik Armenia, the …

Residents of Syunik protesting against Nikol Pashinyan's visit

Residents of Syunik protesting against Nikol Pashinyan's visit

Residents of the southern Armenian town of Meghri in the Syunik region greeted today the visiting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan with whistles and insults. Pashinyan made a surprise visit to Syunik on April 20, having visited several …

Syunik region refuses to obey Nikol Pashinyan

Syunik region refuses to obey Nikol Pashinyan

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan left Yerevan for Syunik region today to inspect the process of demarcation and delimitation of the Armenian-Azerbaijani border, but so far he has not been able to reach the border town of Goris - all roads …

Passenger killed in Armenia’s Kapan as two cars collided

Passenger killed in Armenia’s Kapan as two cars collided

One person died and several others were injured in a road accident in Kapan of Armenia’s Syunik Province. Two cars, Nissan Bluebird and Hyundai, collided at night, and the drivers and two passengers were taken to Kapan town …

Two killed in car accident in Armenia’s Syunik

Two killed in car accident in Armenia’s Syunik

Two people died and four were injured in a road accident in Armenia's Syunik Province yesterday evening. On November 20, at 22:53 local time, the 911 emergency hotline was reported a car accident had occurred in Ishkhanasar …

Environmental disaster in Armenia's Syunik?

Environmental disaster in Armenia's Syunik?

There was a breakdown in a tailing dump in Armenia's Syunik province and polluted water flowed into Vokhchi River. "The governor of the province called me at around 9:00 AM, described the situation and told me that the river …

 Two men found dead in Armenia’s Syunik

Two men found dead in Armenia’s Syunik

Two men were found dead in Armenia's Syunik Province yesterday. At about 17:00 local time, Armenian police received a call informing that there were dead bodies with gunshot wounds in the Torunik village. …

Man armed with hand grenade attacks Armenia police station

Man armed with hand grenade attacks Armenia police station

A man holding a hand grenade entered a Goris town police station in Armenia's Syunik Province yesterday evening. The man threatened to detonate the grenade, but the police rendered him ineffective, and took the grenade which, …

 Epidemics threaten Armenian people?

Epidemics threaten Armenian people?

There is an unstable health and epidemiological situation in Armenia now, chief of Armenian agriculture ministry's food safety agency, leader of the One Health coalition of NGOs Grigor Grigoryan said. According to …

One killed in explosion in Armenia’s Sisian

One killed in explosion in Armenia’s Sisian

One person has died after an explosion in Armenia's Sisian, according to the republic's Investigative Committee. The head of the Information and Public Relations Division of the Investigative Committee of Armenia, …

Pregnant woman found dead in Armenia’s Syunik

Pregnant woman found dead in Armenia’s Syunik

A 20-year-old pregnant woman found dead in Goris, Armenia’s Syunik province, local police reported. The Goris Police Department received an alert yesterday that the neighbor found the body of a 20-year-old pregnant woman. …

One person dies after road accident in Armenia’s Syunik

One person dies after road accident in Armenia’s Syunik

One person has died and three others, including two soldiers, were injured in a major road accident in  Armenia's Syunik Province. A car and a military truck collided today at around 12։40pm on the Meghri-Yerevan …

Man stabs his father to death in Armenia's Syunik - media

Man stabs his father to death in Armenia's Syunik - media

A 22-year-old young man stabbed his father to death in Armenia's Syunik province. Local police said the body of a 52-year-old man was taken to hospital from Brnakot village, he was later identified as Davit Hovakimyan. Four stab …