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About three meters long Jengyalov hats been added to Armenia’s “Dyutsaznagirk”

Jengyalov hats (the grain flat cake with greens) with a weight of 20 kg 885 grams and about 3 meters was made in the Hadrut region, Artsakh Republic. It has been added to Armenia’s “Dyutsaznagirk”

Two Compounds in Coffee May Team Up to Fight Parkinson's

Rutgers scientists have found a compound in coffee that may team up with caffeine to fight Parkinson’s disease and Lewy body dementia – two progressive and currently incurable diseases associated with brain degeneration, reports.

Artsakh NA discussed the draft law of the Republic of Artsakh "On State Budget of 2019”

On December 13, at the regular plenary meeting of the eighth session of the National Assembly of the Republic of Artsakh, the draft law of the Republic of Artsakh "On State Budget of 2019” was submitted to the Parliament.

Artsakh President, Armenian PM hold meeting in Yerevan

President of Artsakh Bako Sahakyan had a meeting with caretaker Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan on December 13 in Yerevan, Armenia, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Theresa May to join EU summit after surviving vote

Theresa May is heading to Brussels for an EU summit, less than 24 hours after surviving a vote of confidence, BBC News reports.

Russia ready for constructive dialogue with Armenia

Russia is ready for a constructive dialogue with the Armenian government, spokesperson for the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said during a briefing on Thursday, news. am reports.

Armenia acting PM: We need to direct additional $2.5bn to army development, over next 5 years

One of our key tasks is the development of the military-industrial complex; we need to be able to ensure a substantial development in this domain.

The session of the Artsakh National Assembly started. Parliament will discuss draft law of the Republic of Artsakh "On State Budget of 2019” (Live)

The regular plenary meeting of the eighth session of the National Assembly of the Republic of Artsakh started.

Archbishop Vicken Aykazian: Trump said Armenians are smart, hardworking people

I had the opportunity to speak with Trump. “I’m Armenian,” I said, and he responded, “smart, hardworking people,” Archbishop Vicken Aykazian said, as informs, the Voice of America Armenian Service reported.

US condemns deadly gun attack in Strasbourg

The US Department of State has condemned the deadly gunfire in Strasbourg, describing the deadly attack as terrorism and extending its solidarity with France.

At least 27 militants killed after military operation in Egypt

At least 27 people have been killed as the result of a major military operation in Egypt near the border with Libya, AP reported.

Turkey to launch operation east of Euphrates river in Syria

Turkey intends to launch an operation east of the Euphrates river in northern Syria, Hurriyet Daily reported.

Dollar goes down in Armenia

The American dollar’s (USD) exchange rate against the Armenian dram (AMD) comprised AMD 485.12/$1 in Armenia on Wednesday; this is down by AMD 0.16 from Tuesday, the press service of the Central Bank of Armenia informed.

Artsakh Athletes returned from MuayThai International Championship with gold medals

MuayThai International Championship was held in Sochi, Russia from December 7-10.

Australian scientists develop 10-minute cancer test

Worried you may have cancer? One day you could take a 10-minute test with a 90 percent success rate, thanks to a new cancer-detection approach that can uncover traces of the disease in a patient's bloodstream developed, reports.

Huawei CEO to be released on bail

A Canadian court has granted bail to the Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou while she awaits a hearing on extradition to the United States.

Strasbourg shooting death toll rises to 4

At least four people are killed in the shootings that occurred in Strasbourg, France, BFM TV reported.

New offer from Karabakh Telecom

“Karabakh Telecom” has made a special offer for its subscribers, the press service of “Karabakh Telecom” informed Artsakhpress.

Martin Eurnekian is the new Chair of ACI World Governing Board

Airports Council International (ACI) World has announced that Martin Eurnekian is the new Chair of the ACI World Governing Board, reports the ACI website.

Court denies motion for releasing Armenia former ranking security official on bail

The Yerevan Court of General Jurisdiction on Wednesday denied the defense’s motion for releasing former ranking security official—and former head of security of Armenia’s third President Serzh Sargsyan—Vachagan Ghazaryan on bail.