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Our frequent monitorings have not identified any significant environmental risks associated with mineral use. Environmental Committee of the Artsakh Republic

The Environmental Committee of the Artsakh Republic issued a statement, referring to the Azerbaijani speculations on minerals and environmental issues.

Artsakh’s Foreign Ministry urges international community to take active steps to deter Azerbaijan

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Artsakh issued a statement regarding the closure of the highway connecting Artsakh to Armenia by Azerbaijanis. Artsakh MFA called on the international community to strongly condemn the anti-Armenian policy of Azerbaijan and to take active steps to curb the aggressor.

Road connecting Artsakh with Armenia unblocked

The negotiations with the Azerbaijani side, which lasted more than three hours, gave a positive result.

It’s been more than two hours since the only Artsakh-Armenia highway was closed

As we reported earlier, a group of Azerbaijanis in civilian clothes blocked the highway in the Shushi section with a fake environmental excuse.

In this case, the transfer of people with serious health issues from Artsakh to Armenia has become a serious problem. Artsakh Health Ministry

The closure of the Stepanakert-Goris highway by Azerbaijan seriously violates international humanitarian rights and aims at creating a humanitarian disaster in Artsakh.

A group of Azerbaijanis in civilian clothes blocked the Stepanakert-Goris highway

A group of Azerbaijanis in civilian clothes closed the Stepanakert-Goris highway with environmental pretext at the intersection of Shushi-Karintak, ARMENPRESS reports the information headquarters of Artsakh informs.

Ned Price: US has been very much engaged with Armenia, Azerbaijan

The United States has been very much engaged with Armenia and Azerbaijan to help bring about a peaceful future for the South Caucasus region. This was announced by US State Department spokesman Ned Price at Friday’s Department press briefing.

"Long Day School" program will operate in Khnapat and Kichan educational centers

Renovation work is underway in order to implement the "Long Day School" program in the secondary school of the community of Khnapat of Artsakh’s Askeran region.

EU is training 1,100 Ukrainian soldiers, Borrell says

The European Union Military Assistance Mission (EUMAM) has reached its full initial operational capability, and 1,100 Ukrainian soldiers are already being trained. Josep Borrell, the European Union (EU) High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, wrote about this on Twitter.

G7, Australia agree on price cap for Russian oil at $60 per barrel — statement

Members of the Group of Seven (G7) and Australia have agreed to set the price cap on Russian oil at the level of $60 per barrel, the countries said in a joint statement.

West’s support encouraging Kiev to reject talks, Putin tells German chancellor

Flooding Ukraine with weapons is a destructive policy, Russian President Vladimir Putin pointed out in a phone call with German Chancellor Olaf Scholz on Friday, Tass informs.

Lemkin Institute called on international community to follow example of French National Assembly

The Lemkin Institute responded to the resolution adopted by the French National Assembly.

An event dedicated to the 125th anniversary of Marshal Hovhannes Baghramyan organized in Stepanakert

On December 2, an event dedicated to the 125th anniversary of Marshal Hovhannes Bagramyan, a famous Soviet military commander, was held in the Artsakh Historical and Geological Museum.

Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity has no relation to Nagorno Karabakh Republic and its status. Artsakh MFA

The Foreign Ministry of Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh Republic) released a statement on the discussions about the status of Nagorno Karabakh.

Ararat Mirzoyan briefs OSCE Chairperson-in-Office on approaches of Armenian side for achieving peace in South Caucasus

On December 1, on the margins of the OSCE Ministerial Council, Foreign Minister of Armenia Ararat Mirzoyan had a meeting with Zbigniew Rau, the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office and the Foreign Minister of Poland, the Armenian MFA said.

Azerbaijan MP calls for boycott of France products

Azerbaijani MP Nagif Hamzayev has called on all Azerbaijanis to voluntarily boycott French products as a response to the anti-Azerbaijani—and pro-Armenian—resolutions recently adopted by the French Parliament.

Artsakh Parliament welcomes French National Assembly’s resolution calling for sanctions against Azerbaijan

On behalf of the Parliament of Artsakh and himself personally, the Speaker of Parliament of Artsakh Artur Tovmasyan welcomed the adoption of the resolution by the French National Assembly (lower house of parliament) which is calling for sanctions against Azerbaijan.

EU remains committed to closely supporting Armenia and Azerbaijan towards normalization of relations - Borrell

The European Union remains committed to closely supporting both Armenia and Azerbaijan towards the normalization of their relations, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell said.

The kindergarten building of the community of Karmir Shuka is being renovated

With the support of the International Committee of the Red Cross a kindergarten is being renovated in the Karmir Shuka community of Artsakh's Martuni region.

U.S. and France believe that main purpose of NATO nuclear capabilities is to 'preserve peace'

The United States and France reaffirm that nuclear deterrence remains essential to their national security and is a key component of NATO's overall deterrence and defense capabilities. The two presidents, Joe Biden and Emmanuel Macron, said in a joint statement following a meeting at the White House.