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Artsakh sambo wrestler won bronze medal at the World Championship

World Youth and Junior Sambo Championship was held in Greece on October 15-17.

UK supports OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairmanship format on NK conflict settlement – Ambassador

Minister of Foreign Affairs Ararat Mirzoyan received today Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Armenia John Gallagher, the foreign ministry said.

President Arayik Harutyunyan visited Taghavard community of Martuni region

President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan visited Taghavard community of Martuni region and got acquainted with the programs implemented with state and charitable means in the current year, the Presidential Office stated.

U.S. mayors rescind false proclamations they had issued at Azerbaijan’s urging

The Azeri government does not seem to understand that you can’t always get what you want by bribing and paying politicians. There is a limit to what money can buy. Sometimes, the truth matters more.

Former US ambassador: Demilitarized zone around Armenia’s borders fully justified at this point

Former US Ambassador to Armenia John M Evans (2004-2006) says Armenian Ombudsman Arman Tatoyan’s proposal to create demilitarized zone around the borders of Armenia, in particular on the Armenian-Azerbaijani border, “is fully justified”.

Powerful blast rocks Kabul

A powerful blast rocked Afghanistan’s capital Kabul on Wednesday, TASS reports citing the 1TV channel.

A new artesian well to be built in Tsaghkashen

The Tsaghkashen community of Artsakh’s Martakert region has 164 residents. After the war, all the residents have returned to the village.

Water line being built in Artsakh's Chankatagh. Community Leader

After the war, the residents of the Chankatagh community of Artsakh’s Martakert region have returned to their daily life.

The Tufenkian Foundation renovated a house in Kherkhan

The “Tufenkian” Charitable Foundation continues its activity in post-war Artsakh.

Facebook reportedly plans to change its name next week

Facebook is planning to change its name next week to reflect its emphasis on building the metaverse, The Verge reported on Tuesday, citing a source with direct knowledge of the matter.

35 new Covid cases confirmed in Artsakh

Artsakh confirmed 35 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Health reported on October 20.

Military bus hits mines in Damascus

A military bus hit two mines near the President Bridge in the Syrian capital on Wednesday, TASS reports citing SANA news agency.

CSTO PA political and international cooperation committee to hold next meeting in Yerevan

The Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) Parliamentary Assembly’s Standing Committee on Political and International Cooperation Affairs will hold its next meeting in Yerevan in spring 2022.

COVID-19 cases worldwide down 4%, deaths down 2% in past week — WHO

More than 2.7 million people contracted COVID-19 between October 11 and 17, over 46,000 people died, the World Health Organization said in its weekly bulletin, Tass informs.

Artsakh is a sacred land for me. Yesayi Makhtesyan moved from the United States and settled in Artsakh's Haterk

Yesayi Makhtesyan's family is in the United States, but he decided to come to Artsakh, his Homeland.

Another house in Martuni renovated with the funding support of the Tufenkian Foundation

On October 19, as a part of the program implemented by the Tufenkian Charitable Foundation, the apartment of 27-year-old Hayk Hayriyan, a resident of Artsakh’s Martuni, who was wounded during the 44-day Artsakh War, was put into operation.

Trump’s website defaced by Turkish hacker

Donald Trump’s website was defaced by computer hackers, who replaced part of the site with a message in Turkish, The Independent reported.

Reshetnikov: Russia companies plan to invest more than $1 billion in Armenia

Russian companies plan to invest more than $1 billion in Armenia. Russian Minister of Economic Development Maksim Reshetnikov said this Tuesday during the Eighth Armenian-Russian Interregional Forum in Yerevan, informs.

All the children of Artsakh have a great potential. Teacher of "Teach for Armenia" program

Within the framework of the "Teach for Armenia" program, Ararat Sargsyan from Gyumri, teaches history at the basic school of the Shahmasur community of Artsakh’s Martakert region.

Junior Sergeant firing artillery in iconic war photo bestowed posthumous Hero of Artsakh title

President of Artsakh Arayik Harutyunyan awarded the posthumous Hero of Artsakh highest state award to Junior Sergeant Albert Hovhannisyan, the 19-year-old gunner of the Defense Army who became a household name when a photo of him firing a gun-howitzer during the 2020 Nagorno Karabakh War quickly became an iconic image symbolizing the Armenian fighting spirit and morale.