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Airbus to launch new A321 with nearly 200 orders -sources

Airbus will launch a long-range version of its A321neo jet at the Paris Airshow on Monday, aiming to carve out new routes for airlines with smaller planes and steal a march on rival Boeing’s plans for a possible new mid-market jet.

Vardan Balayan released from position of deputy commander of Artsakh Defense Army

Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan signed a decree, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Trump campaign cutting ties with some own pollsters after internal polling results leaked

US President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign is cutting ties with some of its own pollsters after leaked internal polling showed the president trailing former Vice President Joe Biden in critical 2020 presidential election battleground states, according to a person close to the campaign, NBC News reported.

France city mayor to appeal court decision annulling declaration of friendship with Artsakh’s Shushi

The declaration of friendship signed with Shushi is lawful, and I will appeal the verdict of the administrative court. Marlène Mourier, the Mayor of Bourg-lès-Valence, France, wrote this on Facebook.

Artsakh official predicts ‘low likelihood’ of Azerbaijani frontline attacks

To reinforce the security of its state borders, Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh) must be always prepared for the worst-case scenario, a spokesperson for President Bako Sahakyan said on Sunday, commenting on the situation along the Line of Contact.

Baroness Caroline Cox visited Stepanakert's TUMO Center for Creative Technologies

Baroness Caroline Cox, a good friend of Artsakh, visited today Stepanakert's TUMO Center for Creative Technologies.

G20 energy and environment ministers gather in Japan’s Karuizawa

G20 energy and environment ministers met on Saturday in the Japanese resort city of Karuizawa for a two-day meeting to discuss energy security and efficient use of natural resources.

Supporting Baku's policy of isolating Artsakh does not contribute to peaceful settlement of Azerbaijan-Karabakh conflict – MFA Artsakh

The Foreign Ministry of Artsakh welcomes the announcments of the Mayors of Valence, Bourg-les-Valence, Bourg-de-Péage and Arnouville on their intention to maintain the friendly relations with the people of Artsakh despite the administrative courts’ verdicts, reads the statment issued by the Foreign Mnistry of Artsakh.

Turkey says would retaliate against U.S. sanctions over Russian S-400s

Turkey will “take reciprocal steps” if the United States imposes sanctions over its purchase of Russian S-400 defenses, the Turkish foreign minister said on Friday, marking the latest step toward a standoff between the NATO allies, Reuters reported.

In May the Volume of Artsakh imported goods increased by 15.2 %

In May of the current year, products worth 12.9 billion drams have been imported to the territory of the Republic of Artsakh, which exceeded the same index of the previous year by 1.7 billion drams or 15.2%.

Rouhani: US becomes serious threat to global stability

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said Washington had become a serious threat to the stability of the region and peace, Business Standard reported.

Kim Kardashian speaks on criminal justice at White House (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

The reality TV star Kim Kardashian has long been involved in prison reform issues. By the way, Kim Kardashian last year she even met with US President Donald Trump in the White House, and then talked about the fate of the prisoners with Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, The Guardian reported.

Sarah Sanders leaving White House post

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, whose tenure was marked by a breakdown in regular press briefings and questions about the administration’s credibility, as well as her own, will leave her post at the end of the month, President Donald Trump announced Thursday.

Russian Ambassador to Armenia met with 2nd President Kocharyan within frames of regular public-political meetings – Embassy clarifies

Russian Ambassador to Armenia Sergei Kopyrkin met with 2nd President of Armenia Robert Kocharyan within the framework of his regular meetings with public-political and business circle representatives.

Jury sentences father to death for killing his 5 children

A South Carolina father was sentenced to death Thursday for killing his five children with his own hands.

Renowned Armenian composer Tigran Mansurian's concert program to be held in Stepanakert

Within the framework of Yerevan cultural events a number of festive activities are scheduled in Stepanakert from August 30 to September 2.

Next meeting of Armenian and Azerbaijani FMs scheduled to take place in Washington D.C. on June 20 - MFA

The next meeting of the Foreign Ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan is scheduled to take place in Washington D.C. on June 20 under the auspices of the OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs, the Armenian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

President Bako Sahakyan signed a decree

President Bako Sahakyan signed a decree according to which serviceman of the Artsakh Republic Defense Army's N division Artyom Khachatryan was posthumously awarded with the "For Service in Battle" medal for bravery shown during the defense of the Artsakh Republic state border.

Zareh Sinanyan appointed Commissioner for Diaspora Affairs

Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has signed a decision to appoint Zareh Sinanyan, a former councilmember and a former mayor of Glendale (California), as Armenia's commissioner for Diaspora affairs, the Government's press service reports.

Yerevan Mayor pays tribute to memory of Artsakh liberation war victims in Stepanakert

Mayor of Yerevan Hayk Marutyan, who is in Artsakh on an official visit, visited the Stepanakert Memorial, the Yerevan City Hall told Armenpress.