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US formally withdraws Turkey's Patriot missile system offer

The Trump administration has formally withdrawn its offer for Turkey to purchase a Patriot missile system in retaliation for Turkey's receipt of the Russian-made S-400 missile system.

Boris Johnson puts his foot up on table in the Élysée Palace during his meeting with President Macron

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson was labeled "rude" and "embarrassing" after he was pictured putting his foot up on a table in the Élysée Palace during a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday, Business Insider reports.

Military truck has accident in Armenia’s Tavush, 11 soldiers hospitalized

Eleven people were taken to hospital after a military truck had an accident Friday, in Tavush Province of Armenia.

Rouhani says withdrawing from Iranian deal is violation of international rules

Withdrawing from Iranian deal is a non-commitment to one’s obligations and violation of international rules and economic terrorism, said on Thursday Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.

Tactical communication line with Azerbaijan is working stably, says FM

The tactical communication created between Armenia and Azerbaijan is functioning rather stable, Minister of Foreign Affairs Zohrab Mnatsakanyan told reporters.

Bako Sahakyan convened working consultation on the recent water supply issues in Stepanakert

On 22 August Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan convened a working consultation on the recent water supply issues in Stepanakert, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Government allocates 2,1 billion drams to Defense Ministry for improving combat shift conditions

The Government of Armenia has allocated 2,1 billion drams to the Ministry of Defense to improve conditions of combat service shifts.

Armenian Cultural Union of Argentina protests Erdogan's policies

The Armenian Cultural Union (UCA) of Argentina condemned the order issued today by the Turkish government to replace three HDP co-mayors with state-appointed trustees.

3.7 magnitude earthquake hits Artsakh

The earthquake of magnitude 3.7 was recorded in Artsakh.

Trump again claims he can abolish birthright citizenship – but legal precedent isn't on his side

US President Donald Trump said Wednesday he was looking “very seriously” at ending the right to citizenship for babies born to non-U.S. citizens on American soil.

The Volunteer National Review of the Republic of Artsakh is Disseminated in the UN

The Volunteer National Review of the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh Republic) on the implementation of the Sustainable Developments Goals (SDG) set out in the 2030 UN Agenda for Sustainable Development was disseminated in the United Nations Organization (UN) as an official document, press service of Artsakh MFA stated.

Mike Pompeo thinks China trade war could end by 2020 US presidential election

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told a group of business executives and free trade economists that he believes the trade war with China could come to an end by the 2020 presidential election, according to people who attended the gathering, CNBC reported.

Bako Sahakyan had a meeting with a group of representatives of the ministry of finance

On 21 August President Bako Sahakyan had a meeting with a group of representatives of the Artsakh Republic ministry of finance at the head of minister Arthur Haroutyunyan, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

US announces its readiness to resume nuclear talks with North Korea

The US is ready to resume nuclear talks with North Korea, PressTV reported.

Bako Sahakyan received famed geologist from Russia Sergey Vardanyan

On 21 August President Bako Sahakyan received famed geologist from Russia Sergey Vardanyan to discuss issues on the development of the mining industry in Artsakh, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Venezuelan Leader Nicolás Maduro Confirms Months of Secret US Talks

Nicolás Maduro has confirmed top Venezuelan officials have been talking to members of Donald Trump’s White House, after reports his second-in-command had been negotiating his downfall with the United States, The Guardian reports.

OSCE Mission conducted a planned monitoring at Artsakh-Azerbaijan Line of Contact

On August 21, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh Republic), the OSCE Mission conducted a planned monitoring of the ceasefire regime on the Line of Contact between the armed forces of Artsakh and Azerbaijan, at the Omar pass, press service of Artsakh MFA stated.

Bako Sahakyan sent a message of congratulations to His Holiness Garegin II in connection with his birthday

On 21 August Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan sent a message of congratulations to His Holiness Garegin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians,in connection with his birthday, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Trump and Macron 'agree that Russia should be invited' to 2020 G7 conference

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday expressed his support for reinstating Russia into the G7, and French President Emmanuel Macron has agreed with the President that Russia should be invited to the G7 conference in 2020, CNN reports, citing a senior administration official.

Trump cancels Denmark trip over Greenland comments

US President Donald Trump cancelled his visit to Denmark after the Danish Prime Minister said she would not discuss selling Greenland to the US.