Armenian court issues arrest warrant for ex-president’s brother Levon Sargsyan and his daughter
An arrest warrant has been issued for Levon Sargsyan, brother of former Armenian president and prime minister Serzh Sargsyan, on charges of "illegal enrichment" and other financial irregularities, Armenia’s Special Investigative Service tells, APA reports quoting Armenian media.
07:45 08 July
Military parade in Azerbaijan causes serious panic in Armenian leadership – Foreign Ministry
The June 26 military parade in Azerbaijan caused serious panic in the Armenian leadership, especially in the Armenian Foreign Ministry and Defense Ministry, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry told APA.
15:10 27 June
Sargsyan’s brother detained by police
Aleksander Sargsyan, the brother of Armenia’s third President Serzh Sargsyan, was detained on Monday in downtown Yerevan on suspicion of carrying weapons, according to Armenian sources.
19:03 25 June
Zakir Hasanov: Supreme Commander-in-Chief diplomatically brought down Sargsyan gov’t, without using weaponry
The enemy is carrying out a massive information war against Azerbaijan, Defense Minister of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov said on Wednesday, APA reports.
12:07 20 June
Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry responds to Armenian PM’s statement
Baku considers the statements recently made by the Armenian leadership a non-constructive step aimed at undermining the negotiation process on the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and maintaining the occupation-based status quo, Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry's spokesman Hikmet Hajiyev told APA on June 7.
13:55 07 June
Famous Russian journalist: Coup in Armenia masterminded by US, Israel - INTERVIEW
“There is a high probability of another military confrontation between Armenia and Azerbaijan”
16:26 30 May
“Serzh Sargsyan's resignation was overdue”
Serzh Sargsyan’s resignation was overdue, Head of Shusha District Executive Authority Bayram Safarov told reporters on Tuesday, APA reports.
11:46 08 May
Ziyafat Asgarov: Armenia should abandon its occupation policy
It was known that what threats Azerbaijan was facing when the "Contract of the Century" was being signed, and national leader Heydar Aliyev also mentioned it, said First Vice Speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament Ziyafat Asgarov.
11:01 08 May
Representatives of Azerbaijani diaspora organizations in Europe hold meeting in OSCE ODIHR
The OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) hosted a meeting with representatives of Azerbaijani diaspora organizations in Europe.
19:03 07 May
Opposition blocks highways linking Armenia with Georgia, Iran
Opposition supporters blocked highways linking Armenia with Georgia and Iran on Wednesday, APA reported citing TASS.
17:28 02 May
Armenia's ruling party not to support Pashinyan's PM candidacy
The ruling party of Armenia will vote against the candidacy of opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan for the post of prime minister, APA re[prts quoting RIA Novosti.
20:49 01 May
Armenian opposition leader Pashinyan officially nominated for PM
Armenian opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan was officially nominated by the Way Out Alliance (Yelq) party's parliamentary group as a candidate for the post of the prime minister, member of the faction Ararat Mirzoyan told reporters on Monday, APA reports citing Sputnik International.
11:52 30 April
Armenia's ruling party withdraws prime minister candidate
The ruling Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) has decided not to put forward its candidate for the position of prime minister, following consultations with Acting Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan and former President Serzh Sargsyan, Vice President of the Armenian parliament Eduard Sharmazanov said Saturday, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
20:42 28 April
Head of Azerbaijani delegation slams corruption report by PACE Independent External Investigation Body
Head of the Azerbaijani delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) Samad Seyidov said he is proud to represent Azerbaijan, stressing that any attempt to discredit the country is in itself corruption.
14:04 26 April
Armenia parliament to discuss election of new PM in early May
The issue of electing a new prime minister will be discussed on May 1, the president of the Armenian National Assembly said in a statement on Thursday, APA reported citing panarmenian.net.
13:00 26 April
Serzh Sargsyan resigns as chairman of Armenia’s ruling party
Armenia’s former president and prime minister Serzh Sargsyan has resigned as chairman of the ruling Republican Party, APA reported citing TASS.
12:24 26 April
US urges all sides in Armenia to engage constructively on transition of power
The United States is calling on all sides in Armenia to work within the country’s legal framework to resolve differences and ensure a peaceful transition of power, State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert said in a press release, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
06:49 25 April
Nikol Pashinyan says ready to be Armenia’s premier
Leader of the Armenian opposition Nikol Pashinyan told reporters at a news conference on Tuesday that he is ready to become Armenia’s prime minister, if this is the will of the people, APA reports quoting TASS.
21:34 24 April
Azerbaijan says ready to continue Karabakh talks with sensible political forces in Armenia
Azerbaijan stands ready to continue negotiations with sensible political forces in Armenia in order for the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict to be settled in accordance with international law and the UN Security Council’s relevant resolutions, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry told APA.
12:50 24 April
Armenian PM Serzh Sargsyan resigns - UPDATED
Armenia's Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan on Monday issued a statement on his resignation, APA reports citing news.am.
17:15 23 April