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Opinion / Կարծիք Erdogan is an ally of Putin alongside Alijev?


Reddit once again cannot fathom what Armenians have realised ages ago.

But "muh" Turkey sends Bayraktars to Ukraine! Yes because its big business and Erdogans son in law is making a fortune with selling this flying rubish acros the world!

Why we dont see them oblirating russian positions in Bakhmut? Russia already had anti-aa back in 2020, but withold them for Armenia, as part of their deal with Erdogan, allowing him to promote his weapons.

Its a big mafia of selling oil, natural gas and weapons. How people cannot realise that and still believe Turkey is an ally of NATO is beyond me! Turkey still has not sanctioned Russia, and dont be suprised to see Erdogan calling for Russian help if he fails the elections and faces a revolution just like Assad did! Putin once saved Alijev with greenlighting the 2020 war! This quran burner also seems to have been a russian asset.

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What percent of young Armenians today go to university? Is university free in Armenia?


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Anyone know of a dependable way to have flowers delivered in Yerevan?


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Russia responds to deployment of EU mission in Armenia

“Attempts by the European Union to gain a foothold in Armenia at any cost, to push back Russia’s mediation efforts could harm the fundamental interests of Armenians and Azerbaijanis in their aspirations to return to the peaceful development of the region. We are convinced that the key factor for stability and security in the region for the foreseeable future remains the Russian peacekeeping contingent deployed on the basis of the statement of the leaders of Russia, Azerbaijan and Armenia dated November 9, 2020, as well as the Russian border guards serving on the Armenian borders. They will react to the behavior of the EU observers, taking into account the development of the situation on the ground,” the statement reads."

"The Russian Foreign Ministry added that while “preferred to make a choice in favor of the EU,” a CSTO mission could still be deployed, if “Armenian allies remain interested.”

"The appearance of representatives of the European Union, which has turned into an add-on of the USA and NATO and is pursuing a policy of confrontation in the CIS zone, in the border regions of Armenia can only bring geopolitical confrontation to the region and aggravate the existing contradictions. The announced civilian nature of the EU mission should not mislead either. it is formed within the framework of the Common Security and Defense Policy of the EU, with all the consequences arising from it," the Russian Foreign Ministry added."

"The Russian Foreign Ministry emphasized that the Russian peacekeepers will respond to the behavior of the European Union observers."

"The European Union's attempts to strengthen its positions in Armenia at any cost, suppress Russia's mediation efforts, may harm the fundamental interests of Armenians and Azerbaijanis in their efforts to return to the peaceful development of the region. We are convinced that in the foreseeable future, the key factor of stability and security in the region remains the Russian peacekeeping troops deployed based on the November 9, 2020 declaration of the leadersof Russia, Azerbaijan and Armenia, as well as the Russian border guards performing service on the Armenian borders. They will respond to the behavior of the EU observers, taking into account the development of the situation "on the ground", the message states."


Humanitarian situation in Nagorno Karabakh a matter of growing concern, Iceland’s PM says

"When it comes to the Lachin corridor, the current humanitarian situation in the region is a matter of growing concern and my Foreign Minister, Thórdís Kolbrún Reykfjörd Gylfadóttir, took on a role as the President of the Committee of Ministers, issued the statement in this respect calling also for freedom of movement and communication to be fully restored. And expressed there a concern about the precarious humanitarian situation as the result of a month-long blockade,” the Prime Minister said."


Polish Senate Committee adopts resolution calling on Azerbaijan to unblock the Lachin corridor

"We welcome the unanimous adoption of the resolution by Foreign & EU Affairs Committee of Senate of Poland calling Azerbaijan to immediately unblock Lachin Corridor without preconditions and guarantee security and protection of the rights of Armenian population of Nagorno Karabakh,” the Embassy tweeted.


Arbitral Tribunal rejects the claim against Armenia seeking to confiscate around $331 million

On August 3, 2018 the arbitration case Rasia FZE and Joseph k. Borkowski v. Republic of Armenia , was registered at the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID case no. ARB/18/28) .

The Claimants claimed compensation from Armenia in the amount of about USD 225 million, as well as the accrued interest, starting from 18 March 2015 until the issuance of the Arbitration Award, amounting to about USD 106 million."


Armenian nationals can now travel to UAE visa-free

"The Government today approved amendments to the Memorandum of Understanding on exempting diplomatic passports holders from the requirement to obtain an entry permit."


Gas supply to be restored in Stepanakert, but cut in the regions – Artsakh InfoCenter

"The population is urged to be careful and follow the safety rules."


Wizz Air to launch flights from Yerevan to Dortmund, Sofia, Katowice and Prague

"The flights on three routes will start operating from 29 April 2023."

"Dortmund – Yerevan- Dortmund flights will be operated twice a week: every Wednesday and Sunday."

"Sofia-Yerevan-Sofia flights will be operated every Wednesday and Sunday."

"Katowice-Yerevan-Katowice flights will be operated every Wednesday and Saturday."

"From June 12, 2023 the airline will start operating flights on Prague-Yerevan-Prague route on Mondays and Fridays."


PM Pashinyan again calls for international fact-finding mission deployment to Nagorno Karabakh, Lachin corridor

"Speaking at the January 26 Cabinet meeting, the Prime Minister said that expelling the Armenians of Nagorno Karabakh from their homes isn’t the only goal of Azerbaijan. With its provocations, Azerbaijan seeks to also disrupt the peace agenda, the negotiations of the peace process, and instigate a new war in the region."


No tensions in Syunik for quite a long period - Governor about border settlements

"It's been a long time, there's been no change. I have no information even about random, non-targeted shooting. The situation has not undergone any change for quite some time," said Ghukasyan."

"According to the Governor, there is no change even in Nerkin Hand, which has been frequently targeted by the Azerbaijani side. "People, who have returned, live there, they are in the center of our government's attention," assured the governor, adding that at the moment there is no tension."


Armenia, Qatar to organize friendly football match between national teams

"The delegation led by the Speaker of Parliament of Armenia Alen Simonyan met with the President of Football Association of Qatar Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Thani."


Armenia and Qatar can connect the world economically. Alen Simonyan’s interview to Qatar News Agency

"President of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia Alen Simonyan underlined that Armenia appreciates the role of the State of Qatar in promoting peace and security in the region and the world through its continuous efforts in mediation and settling disputes in accordance with a diplomatic approach that has made it a leading global model in this field."


Mushegh Muradyan appointed Governor of Shirak

"The appointment was approved by the Cabinet on January 26."

"Baghdasaryan resigned on January 25."


Armenian community in Lebanon expresses support to Artsakh, condemns Azerbaijan’s policy of ethnic cleansing

"The Armenian community of Lebanon held a demonstration in front of the Arin Center in Bourj Hammoud expressing support to the Armenians of Artsakh who are under blockade for 45 days and condemned Azerbaijan’s policy of ethnic cleansing."


“Armenian-Indian friendly relations are expanding and deepening” – PM Pashinyan congratulates PM Modi on Republic Day

"Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan sent a congratulatory message to Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of the Republic of India, on the occasion of the Republic Day."


Azeri envoy summoned by Italian legislators over Lachin corridor blockade

"What happened today morning in the Chamber of Deputies clearly proves what energy dependence from non-democratic states means for Italy. During the hearings at the foreign relations committee on the humanitarian crisis in Nagorno Karabakh, the newly appointed Azeri ambassador Rashad Aslanov had numerous conversations with parliamentarians within ten minutes, as well as leaders of the majority and opposition factions, presenting in advance his variants of facts, giving answers before getting questions and reminding the friendly Italians the importance of energy cooperation with Azerbaijani methane, which reaches the shores of Puglia through the TAP pipeline,” the article says."


“Historic achievement”- Artsakh government officials brief Canadian parliamentary committee on Azeri blockade

"On January 25, 2023, Canada’s House of Commons Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development convened two separate meetings on Azerbaijan’s ongoing blockade of Artsakh."

"The meetings were organized following last week’s unanimous passage of a motion presented to the committee by Bloc Quebecois’ Shadow Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Stéphane Bergeron, which called for a maximum of three meetings, during which the committee would have the opportunity to hear from witnesses representing the Republic of Artsakh, as well as experts and community representatives, the Armenian National Committee of Canada reported."


In Yekaterinburg, participants of the action in support of Karabakh Armenians were arrested

"In Yekaterinburg, the head of the local Armenian community Masis Nazaryan and activist Elen Kirakosyan were arrested on charges of organizing an action without notifying the authorities. The Union of Armenians of Russia called the sentence a “political provocation”.

"On Monday, January 23, an action was held in Yekaterinburg in support of the residents of Artsakh (the Armenian name of the self-proclaimed republic of Nagorno-Karabakh), who found themselves in a blockade after the road from Armenia was blocked. Several dozen people took part in the action, which took place on the fenced territory of the church. Those gathered waved the flags of Armenia, the self-proclaimed republic and the local Armenian community."


PACE calls on Azerbaijan to open the Lachin corridor, release all Armenian prisoners

"The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe has called on Azerbaijan to immediately release all Armenian prisoners of war and civilian captives."

"In the resolution on the progress of member States under monitoring in 2022, the Assembly takes note of the most recent urgent notice of the European Court of Human Rights sent to the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe calling for the monitoring of Azerbaijan’s implementation of its decision of 21 December 2022 regarding the Lachin Corridor, and calls for the immediate and full implementation of the interim measures decided by the Court."


Leaving people starving and freezing amounts to an act of genocide: Cyprus MP urges Azerbaijan to open the Lachin corridor

"We call on the Azerbaijani authorities to ensure freedom and security of movement along the Lachin corridor in accordance with the trilateral statement of 9 November 2020, Cyprus delegate to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) Constantinos Efstathiou said during the debate on the humanitarian consequences of the blockade of the Lachin corridor."


Protesters blocking the Lachin corridor are only helping to worsen the growing crisis, British MP Jill Mortimer says

"Regardless of their motives, the protesters blocking the Lachin corridor are only helping to worsen the growing crisis, British MP Jill Mortimer said at the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) debate on the humanitarian consequences of the blockade of the Lachin corridor."


The suffering of 120 000 people of Nagorno-Karabakh deserves greater attention, Swedish MP tells PACE

"The suffering of 120 000 people of Nagorno-Karabakh deserves greater attention. But before anything else, they deserve that their fundamental human rights are respected, Swedish MP Boriana Åberg said at the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) debate on the humanitarian consequences of the blockade of the Latchin corridor."


Congress cannot stay silent as Azerbaijan tries to starve 120,000 Armenians in Artsakh – Rep. Sherman

"Congressman Brad Sherman has condemned Azerbaijan’s blockade of Artsakh as a deliberate attempt to ethnically cleanse Artsakh’s indigenous Armenian population from their homes."

"Speaking on the House floor, the Congressman urged the US to enforce Section 907, cut all military aid to Azerbaijan, and send emergency aid to Artsakh."


Karen Khachanov hasn’t been told by tennis officials to stop writing messages of support for Artsakh despite Azeri memo

"Australian Open semi-finalist Karen Khachanov says he hasn’t been told by tennis officials to stop writing messages of support for Artsakh."


Ukrainian Official Explains ‘Anti-Armenian’ Statement

"An aide to Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy appeared to downplay on Wednesday a statement by another senior Ukrainian official suggesting that a new Azerbaijani military offensive in Nagorno-Karabakh would help his country defeat Russia."

"Oleksiy Danilov, the secretary of Ukraine's National Security and Defense Council, made the statement in March 2022 just days after Azerbaijani troops seized a Karabakh village and tried to push deeper into the Armenian-populated territory, sparking deadly fighting with Karabakh Armenian forces. They reportedly used Turkish Bayraktar drones during the clashes stopped by Russian peacekeepers."

“Bayraktars are not only destroying the orcs (Russian invaders) on our territory, they have worked in Nagorno-Karabakh,” Danilov told Ukrainian television. “Armenia is now appealing to the Russian Federation to help with troops. But they removed troops from there and sent them to our country last week.”


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It's a Greek Armo battle tonight in the semis of the Australian Open. Let's go Garen.

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[ Need Your Help ] Armenian dance songs for a wedding?!


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In Yekaterinburg, participants of the action in support of Karabakh Armenians were arrested


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For folks following blockade news: Anti-blockade measure set for U.S. House introduction


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Do you think Armenia and Turkey can fix their relationships after Turkey President Elections (14 May 2023) ?


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Neighbourhood / Հարեւանություն Flames of Toxicity: Environmental and Social Impacts of Azerbaijan’s Oil and Gas Development

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US congressmen call on Biden to stop military support to Azerbaijan


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