U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will visit Armenia next year, reports the Haykakan Zhamanak
daily, quoting the American envoy.
Armenia appears to have refused to accept certain proposals on the settlement of bilateral relations with Turkey. Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, whose visit to Yerevan had been optimistically announced by Turkish media, must have left the country ‘empty-handed’.
Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian reaffirmed Armenia’s principal position on normalization of relations with Turkey as he met with his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoglu in Yerevan on Thursday.
Europe's largest supermarket chain owner Carrefour will establish its presence in the Armenian market in the middle of next year, French Ambassador Henri Reynaud told a press conference in Yerevan on Thursday.
Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu who Thursday arrived in Yerevan to attend the 29th session of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) has been met with a picket and STOP posters, meant to say ‘stop’ to the Genocide denial, to misappropriation, to distortion of history, to injustice.
Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan’s meeting with Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu is not on the agenda, presidential spokesman Arman Saghatelyan wrote on his Twitter account on Wednesday.
Festivities timed to the approaching New Year will start in Yerevan on December 17 with an open-air concert and a symbolic event when Mayor Taron Margaryan will solemnly switch on the New Year lights in the city and on the main New Year Tree in Republic Square.
The Ombudsman's special report has stirred real commotion among judicial bodies, each responding one way or another since early this week.
A conscript has died in one of Armenia’s military units, the Defense Ministry reported today.
Yerevan Mayor Taron Margaryan has warned companies providing transport services about consequences of their failure to fulfill contractual obligations.