Armenia’s government and Samvel Karapetyan, a Russia-based Armenian businessman whose Tashir Group has acquired the Electric Networks of Armenia (ENA), will compensate the electricity price hikes only for households that consume less than 250 kWh of electricity a month.
On the last day of his working visit to the United States, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan on October 1 attended a discussion held by the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
The son of Syunik’s controversial governor has been set free two months after being arrested on charges stemming from his alleged involvement in a violent incident outside Goris in May.
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A score of members of an Armenian civic initiative, You Won’t Pass It, held an awareness march in Yerevan Wednesday to inform the capital’s residents about an upcoming rally of the “No” front set up against constitutional amendments.
The emphases in the speech of the Armenian leader at the UN General Assembly session were correctly placed and that speech is a message to the international audience, says political analyst Alexander Manasyan, commenting on the September 29 address by President Serzh Sargsyan.
Aggressive policies pursued by Azerbaijan have resulted in the absence of any meaningful progress of negotiations for the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and the situation drifts toward increasing tension, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said on September 29 in his address at the 70th Session of the UN General Assembly in New York.
Nagorno-Karabakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan on Wednesday sent a congratulatory address to his Abkhazian counterpart Raul Khadjimba on the occasion of Abkhazia’s Day of Liberation and Victory in the Patriotic War.
A separate talk between Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan and United States President Barack Obama has taken place on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly session in New York.
Armenian Defense Minister Seyran Ohanyan has made a working visit to units of the 2nd army corps to inspect the level of organization of military service, the press service of Armenia’s Defense Ministry said.
After the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict an open wound has remained in the Azerbaijani side, which makes them disturb the peace of the Armenian side, says a representative of the ruling party, referring to the recent tensions in the Karabakh conflict zone.