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Christchurch attacks: Al-Noor mosque reopens to worshippers

Worshippers have returned to the Al-Noor mosque in Christchurch for the first time since a mass shooting there in which dozens of people were killed, BBC News reports.

UN Hosts Norouz Food Festival

Norouz (meaning new day in Persian) marks the first day of spring, Iran Daily reports.

Artsakh’s MFA welcomes creation of parliamentary friendship group with Artsakh in Canada’s parliament

The Foreign Ministry of Artsakh welcomes the creation of parliamentary friendship group in Canada with Artsakh, which will contribute to regional peace and stability by fostering respect towards universal values such as freedom, democracy and human rights, informed the press service of the MFA Artsakh stated.

Everyone in Artsakh is teammate for former Artsakh PM

The congress of the political party will make the decision, and it is my duty to respect any decision of the political party.

PACE president to meet with Armenia leadership

Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) President Liliane Maury Pasquier will make an official visit to Armenia from 26 to 28 March 2019, PACE said in a press release.

Iran: Trump’s rash decisions will lead region into crises

Personal and rash decisions of Trump on the occupied Golan Heights will lead the critical region of the Middle East into successive crises, said Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Bahram Ghasemi.

The number of students attending Askeran Art School increases year by year

Askeran Art School has 221 students. The number of students attending the school increases year by year.

We have no expectations from Pashinyan-Aliyev meeting. Arayik Harutyunyan

Former Prime Minister of the Republic of Artsakh Arayik Harutyunyan has no expectations from the upcoming Pashinyan-Aliyev meeting.

Surrenderring the territories is a direct way to destruction of the security system not only of Artsakh, but also of Armenia.Masis Mayilian

Interview of Minister of Foreign Affairs of Artsakh Masis Mayilian to the Russian Federal News Agency Regnum

Ashot Ghoulyan welcomed creation of parliamentary friends group with Artsakh People

On 22 March Artsakh National Assembly Chairman Ashot Ghoulyan sent a letter of gratitude to member of the House of Commons of Canada, Mrs. Rachael Harder, for the formation of a parliamentary friends group with Artsakh people in Ottawa on March 19 led by her, Artsakh NA informed.

China urges US to block Taiwan leader's Hawaii stopover

China urged the US not to allow Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen to stop over in Hawaii next week as part of her visit to the island’s diplomatic allies in the Pacific, Reuters reported.

Bako Sahakyan met with the representatives of the "Artsakh Small and Medium Entrepreneurship Development Association" NGO

On 22 March Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan met with the representatives of the "Artsakh Small and Medium Entrepreneurship Development Association" NGO to discuss diverse issues on the development of small and medium business in Artsakh.

May gets two-week Brexit reprieve from EU

European Union leaders have given Prime Minister Theresa May two weeks’ reprieve, until April 12, before Britain could lurch out of the EU if she fails to persuade lawmakers to back the withdrawal treaty she concluded with Brussels.

Istanbul Armenian MP: China developed 3 times more in 10 years and passed Turkey

Garo Paylan, Istanbul Armenian MP from Turkey’s opposition pro-Kurdish People’s Democratic Party (HDP), made a post on Twitter about the country’s economy, reports.

ANCA rejects Madrid Principles as flawed plan for lasting peace

The Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) Thursday reaffirmed its principled opposition to the “Madrid Principles,” a deeply flawed and recklessly asymmetrical proposal advanced by the OSCE Minsk Group regarding Artsakh’s status and security.

US ambassador warns EU: Delaying trade negotiations will have consequences

The plans of the European Union for trade negotiations with the United States are far from what is required, and the idea of ​​postponing official negotiations will not work, the U.S. ambassador to the EU, Gordon Sondland noted, Reuters reported.

Facebook stored hundreds of millions of passwords unprotected

Facebook mistakenly stored “hundreds of millions” of passwords in plaintext, unprotected by any encryption, the company has admitted, The Guardian informed.

UK intends to introduce action plan for Brexit without deal

Government ministers are preparing to launch No Deal exit plans on Monday if the EU27 reject a Brexit delay, The Guardian reported.

President Sahakyan signed laws

On 20 March Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan signed laws.

With support of "Ararich" charitable foundation Mesrop Mashtots University students left for Armenia on a cognitive visit

With the support of the "Ararich" charitable foundation, 25 students of Mesrop Mashtots University today left for the Republic of Armenia on a three-day visit as part of the "Know Your Homeland" program.