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Peskov not ruling out Putin-Trump meeting in Osaka

The Kremlin continues to work on preparing a meeting between Russian and American leaders, Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump, in Osaka, the spokesperson for Russian President, Dmitry Peskov told reporters, reports.

Court orders Kocharyan to be re-arrested

A Yerevan Court of Appeals has ordered former President of Armenia Robert Kocharyan to be arrested again.

Artsakh State University Hosted Caucasus Institute Research Fellows

Artsakh State University Tuesday hosted director of Caucasus Institute Alexander Iskandaryan and a research fellow at the same institute Gor Petrosyan.

PACE challenges powers of Russian delegation

Participants of the summer session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) on Tuesday challenged the powers of the Russian delegation in the organization, TASS reported.

Armenia court of appeal suspends case proceedings on violation of ex-President Kocharyan’s presumption of innocence

In connection with a case it is considering with respect to the appeals by a legal defender of Armenia’s second President Robert Kocharyan and by the Prosecutor General’s Office, the Criminal Court of Appeal has decided to petition to the Constitutional Court and to suspend the respective proceedings. Kocharyan’s defense team has issued a statement in this regard.

Bako Sahakyan congratulates schoolchildren on results achieved in subject Olympiads

On 25 June a solemn ceremony of awarding pupils from Artsakh having received diplomas in the final stage of the subject Olympiads among schoolchildren held in the Republic of Armenia for the 2018-2019 academic year, took place at the Artsakh Republic President's residence, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Azerbaijan fails to lead OSCE mission its frontline positions during monitoring

On June 25, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Republic of Artsakh, the OSCE Mission conducted a planned monitoring of the ceasefire regime on the border of Artsakh and Azerbaijan, in the north-east direction of Akna, the foreign ministry of Artsakh stated.

Iran’s Rouhani: US Sanctions on Khamenei Futile As He Has ‘No Foreign Assets’

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani dismissed new US sanctions on Iran’s Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei and described the White House as “mentally retarded”, an insult Iran has used in the past about President Donald Trump, Al Arabiya reports

Gurgen Hovhannisyan: The desire to win was great

Boxer Gurgen Hovhannisyan (+91 kg) shared his impressions with the ANOC press service after a tough victory 3:2 over Turk Ilyas Muchahit in the 1/8 final of the European Games underway in Minsk.

Iran says US sanctions on Khamenei closed path to diplomacy

The sanctions imposed by the US against the Iranian leadership on June 24 are useless and permanently block the path to diplomacy, the official representative of the Iranian MFA Abbas Mousavi tweet on Tuesday.

Donald Trump orders fresh sanctions against Iran's Ali Khamenei

Donald Trump has ordered new sanctions against Iran’s supreme leader, Ali Khamenei, and other officials including eight Revolutionary Guard commanders in the latest step of an escalating pressure campaign.

Milan-Cortina to host 2026 Winter Olympics

Milan-Cortina has won the right to host the 2026 Winter Olympics after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach announced the decision Monday, CNN reports.

Armenian MFA: Azerbaijani Foreign Minister spreads misinformation

Spokesperson of the foreign ministry of Armenia Anna Naghdalyan commented on the recent statement of the Azerbaijani foreign minister regarding the consultations held in Washington D.C..

Artsakh deserves recognition of its efforts to protect and promote human rights of its people – Armenia’s FM

The Government of Armenia has been steadfast in delivering on its program priorities, of which the reform of the judiciary has become the most predominant and pressing one, Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan said while delivering remarks at the high-level segment of the 41st session of the UN Human Rights Council.

Swedish MP fights for official recognition of Armenian Genocide

Swedish Member of Parliament Björn Söder from the Sweden Democrats party says his government’s failure to officially recognize the Armenian Genocide is “betrayal”.

Armenian FM meets ICRC President in Geneva

Foreign minister of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan on June 24 met with President of the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) Peter Maurer on the sidelines of his working visit in Geneva, the Armenian MFA stated.

Armenia national detained during Tbilisi demonstrations is released

The Armenian national who was detained by Georgian police during the recent Tbilisi protests has been released, the Armenian Ombudsman’s Office said in a news release.

Bako Sahakyan holds consultation on establishment of Investigation Committee

President of Arsakh Bako Sahakyan on June 24 convoked a consultation on the establishment of the Artsakh Republic Investigation Committee, the Presidential Office stated.

Three Armenian airlines to operate more flights to Georgia

Three Armenian carriers – Armenia Aircompany, Taron Avia and Atlantis European – will increase the number of passenger flights to Georgia, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s adviser Hakob Tchagharyan said on Facebook.

Michael Arzumanyan appointed deputy commander of Artsakh Defense Army

President of Artsakh Bako Sahakyan signed a decree according to which Major-General Michael Arzumanyan has been appointed deputy commander of the Defense Army.