Iran's Rouhani president arrives in Armenia
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday arrived in Armenia, on an official visit at the invitation of Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, according to Armenia-News – news.am.
11:52 21 December
Azerbaijani believers protest Hassan Rouhani’s scheduled visit to Armenia
The scheduled visit to Armenia of Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has drawn criticism from believers in Azerbaijan.
17:40 19 December
MP: Azerbaijan sees dialogue with Israel as platform to raise Palestinian issue
Azerbaijan is not the only Muslim country seeking to develop bilateral relations with Israel, Azerbaijani MP Bakhtiyar Aliyev, who is a member of the Azerbaijan-Israel interparliamentary working group, told APA.
18:41 13 December
Armenian president has phone conversation with US vice president-elect
Baku – APA. President of Armenia, Serzh Sargsyan, on Thursday had a telephonic conversation with US Vice President-elect, Mike Pence.
13:44 02 December
Warlick explains reasons for quitting Minsk Group - INTERVIEW
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Interview with the outgoing US co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group James Warlick
13:40 30 November
Martirosyan: Jaghinyan’s Azerbaijan visit – ‘a massive blow’ to Armenian government - INTERVIEW
Baku – APA. Head of the Armenian Intra-national Liberation Movement Vahan Martirosyan’s interview to APA TV
13:44 22 November
Azerbaijan: Sargsyan’s statement implies Armenia quits Karabakh talks
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. The recent statement by Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan implies that Armenia is quitting the negotiations over the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Bahar Muradova, vice-speaker of the Azerbaijani Parliament, told reporters on Monday.
13:45 21 November
Armenian activist: Any kind of crime is committed in Armenia - INTERVIEW
Baku – APA. Armenian human rights activist Susan Jaghinyan’s interview to APA TV
18:15 16 November
Armenian president supports creation of hotline on situation in Karabakh
Baku – APA. Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan told Sputnik that he supports the idea of establishment of a hotline between Yerevan and Baku in order to promptly respond to the developments of the situation in the Nagorno-Karabakh region.
18:01 16 November
Russian analyst: Yerevan to become formal participant in Karabakh talks
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. The joint Russian and Armenian military forces will boost Armenia’s defense capability and this country’s armed forces will gain access to Russian resources, Russian political analyst Oleg Kuznetsov said in his article on Azerbaijan’s Vesti News Agency.
19:00 15 November
Susan Jaghinyan: Karabakh conflict resulted in tragedy for Armenian people
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu – APA. “Anyone who speaks out against Serzh Sargsyan’s regime comes under pressure,” Chairwoman of the NGO “Meridian” Susan Jaghinyan, a writer and human rights defender who is participating in the international conference titled “Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: main obstacles and prospects of the settlement. View from Armenia and Azerbaijan,” said Wednesday, APA reported.
16:05 09 November
Vahan Martirosyan: Sargsyan regime to end as soon as Karabakh conflict gets settled
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu – APA. “Yesterday I met an Armenian family living in Sumgayit. I asked if they had faced any problem. A member of the family works in school and has not faced any problem,” said Vahan Martirosyan, head of the Armenian Intra-National Liberation Movement, who is participating in the international conference titled “Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: main obstacles and prospects of the settlement. View from Armenia and Azerbaijan,” APA reported.
15:45 09 November
Armenian activist: Sargsyan carried out genocide against Armenian people
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu – APA. The time has come for the peaceful settlement of this conflict, Chairwoman of the NGO “Meridian” Susan Jaghinyan, a writer and a human rights defender participating in the international conference titled “Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict: main obstacles and prospects of the settlement. View from Armenia and Azerbaijan,” APA reported.
15:28 09 November
CSTO leaders to elect secretary general in St. Petersburg
Baku – APA. The question of the secretary general of the CSTO removed from the agenda of the Yerevan session of the Collective Security Council, said Armenia’s President Serzh Sargsyan at a briefing after the session, according to news.am.
10:23 15 October
Horror of Khojaly comes to bastion of neutrality – Geneva
Baku – APA. The horrors of the Khojaly Massacre – the worst single atrocity of the ongoing Armenian–Azerbaijani conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh that claimed the lives of 613 civilians – were highlighted during a landmark event in Geneva on 13 October, attended by 120 diplomats, representatives of NGOs, researchers and members of the Azerbaijani diaspora. This was jointly organised at the Grand Hotel Kempinski by the Azerbaijani Permanent Mission to the UN Office and Other International Organisations in Geneva and the Paris branch of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS). The death toll of the Khojaly Massacre on 26 February 1992 included 106 women, 63 children and 70 elderly people.
10:13 15 October
CSTO states support Vienna and St. Petersburg agreements on Karabakh conflict resolution
Baku-APA. In the statement adopted on Friday, the heads of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) expressed support in regard to the results of Vienna and Saint Petersburg summits aimed at the Karabakh conflict settlement, APA reports quoting news.am.
20:30 14 October
Azerbaijani FM: Shavarsh Kocharyan - comic far from diplomacy
“As a rule, we don’t comment on statements of comic deputy foreign minister of Armenia, who is far from diplomacy and does not perceive essence of the negotiations. However, we thought we must respond to his ignorance and nonsensical statements this time. Since Vienna and Saint Petersburg meeting, Sergs Sargsyan, head of the military dictatorship in Armenia, has been trying to break negotiation process with lies and tragicomic games and maintain status quo. Unfortunately, OSCE MG chairs don’t show necessary determination and put pressure on Sargsyan’s regim to achieve progress in negotiations and change status quo”.
19:19 08 October
Newspaper: Armenia ex-defense minister to join opposition
Baku – APA. After Seyran Ohanyan’s dismissal from the position of Defense Minister of Armenia, people are talking about his switching to the political opposition, and that he will become chairman of the Turning Point Party to be founded by Viktor Dallakyan, Deputy Head of the Presidential Administration, according to Hraparak newspaper.
12:42 05 October
Armenia names new defense minister
Baku – APA. President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan signed a decree on appointing Vigen Sargsyan as Defense Minister of Armenia, press service of the Presidential administration informed Armenpress.
13:31 03 October
Germany willing to contribute to Karabakh conflict settlement, says president
Baku – APA. As the presiding country of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, Germany is willing to contribute to a speedy and peaceful resolution of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, German President said in a message addressed to his Armenian counterpart Serzh Sargsyan, RIA Novosti reported.
12:38 21 September