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President Harutyunyan received members of the Chamber of Advocates of Artsakh

On November 30, President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan received members of the Chamber of Advocates of the Artsakh Republic, headed by Chairman of the Chamber Erik Beglaryan.

President Harutyunyan partook in the meeting on the occasion of the Professional Day of the Police Officer

On November 30, President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan visited the Ministry of Internal Affairs and participated in a solemn meeting on the occasion of the Professional Day of the Police Officer. 

Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan continues to spread disinformation: Defense Army

The Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan continues to spread disinformation. The spread message that the Defense Army’s units opened fire on the Azerbaijani positions located in the occupied territories of Shushi and Askeran regions of the Republic of Artsakh between 2:40 p.m. and 3:50 p.m. on November 30 does not correspond to reality.

Dutch Ambassador visits Jermuk to get acquainted with current situation following latest Azeri aggression

Ambassador of the Netherlands to Armenia Nico Schermers visited the town of Jermuk, the Jermuk municipality said.

ANCA presses U.S. Congress to appropriate $50 million for Artsakh in end-of-year spending package

As the U.S. House and Senate wrap up the 117th Congress, the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) is urging legislative leaders to adopt a $50 million aid package for Artsakh in the end-of-year spending package they are currently considering, ANCA reports.

Azerbaijan again violates Nagorno Karabakh ceasefire

The Azerbaijani Armed Forces violated the ceasefire in Artsakh on November 29 at the eastern and north-eastern directions of the line of contact using small arms, the Ministry of Defense of Artsakh said in a statement.

Armenian Foreign Minister visits Poland for 29th OSCE Ministerial Council

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Armenia Ararat Mirzoyan will travel to Poland November 30 – December 2 to participate in the 29th OSCE Ministerial Council, the foreign ministry said in a press release.

Azerbaijan army fires at Armenia positions, uses mortars as well

On November 29, at 23:10, the units of the Azerbaijani armed forces opened fire—from rifle weapons of various calibers—in the direction of the Armenian positions located in the eastern part of the Armenia-Azerbaijan border zone. The enemy also used mortars.

Raisi: U.S. presence does not contribute to stability in regional states

The U.S. withdrawal from the Middle East could significantly contribute to establishing security in the region, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said at a joint press conference with Iraqi Prime Minister Mohammed Shia' Al Sudani, IRNA reported.

China says US missile cruiser driven away after intruding into Chinese waters off Spratly

The US guided-missile cruiser Chancellorsville intruded into waters near the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea without any Chinese permission, spokesman for the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Southern Theater Command Tian Junli said on Tuesday, reports TASS.

Pentagon believes continued security dialogue with Russia is critical: spokesperson

Washington is encouraged by the phone talks in October between US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin and Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu and between Mark Milley, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Valery Gerasimov, the head of the General Staff of the Russian armed forces, a Pentagon spokesperson said on Monday, TASS reports.

Turkey strikes 19 settlements in northern Syria

At least 19 settlements in the Ash Shahba and Afrin border areas of Syria’s Aleppo Governorate were shelled by Turkish troops on Monday. As Firat agency informed, Turkish army artillery fired 545 shells at them.

‘EU Commission’s gas deal with Azerbaijan has destroyed a lot of trust in Armenia’ – MEP

German weekly newspaper Junge Freiheit has published an article about the attack of Azerbaijan against Armenia, the Nagorno Karabakh conflict, citing the statements of Members of the European Parliament that the EU Commission’s gas deal with Azerbaijan is a great mistake and has destroyed a lot of trust in Armenia.

Armenia ambassador-at-large: Azerbaijan agreed in Prague to continue meetings in quadrilateral format

Azerbaijan agreed in Prague to continue the meetings in a quadrilateral format. Edmon Marukyan, Ambassador-at-Large of Armenia and Chairman of the Bright Armenia Party, noted this on Twitter.

“Artsakh Republic State Budget 2023” Draft Discussed at the Close Joint Sitting of the Standing Committees on Defense, Security and Law Enforcement and Budget, Financial and Economic Management

November 29, under the chairmanship of Seyran Hayrapetyan and Artur Harutyunyan, a joint closed sitting of the Artsakh Republic NA Standing Committees on Defense, Security and Law Enforcement and Budget, Financial and Economic Management was convened.

Artsakh Defense Ministry denies Azerbaijani statement on opening fire

The Defense Ministry of Artsakh denied another statement of Azerbaijan on opening fire.

Movie about Armenian Genocide survivor included in official competition program of Italian International Film Festival

The feature “Amerikatsi” directed by Michael Goorjian has been included in the official competition program of the SALERNO International Film Festival held in Italy, the National Cinema Center of Armenia said.

World’s largest active volcano erupts in Hawaii

The world’s largest active volcano, Hawaii’s Mauna Loa, has erupted for the first time in almost 40 years, BBC reports.

Azerbaijan army fires towards Armenia positions

On November 29, at 00:25-03:00, the units of the Azerbaijani armed forces opened fire—from rifle weapons of various calibers—in the direction of the Armenian positions located in the eastern part of the Armenia-Azerbaijan border zone.

Azerbaijani Armed Forces violated ceasefire in Artsakh: two soldiers of Armed Forces injured

On November 28, the Armed Forces of Azerbaijan violated the ceasefire in the western direction, using small arms and HAN-17 grenade launchers, Artsakh’s Defense Ministry reports.