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The opening ceremony of Tandzut community's School to be held in October

With the financial support of the “Tufenkian” Charitable Foundation, reconstruction works of the Tandzut community’s School in Kashatagh region have began in May of the current year.

Lagarde Wins EU Lawmakers' Approval to Lead European Central Bank

The European Parliament backed Christine Lagarde on Tuesday as the next president of the European Central Bank, paving the way for her to become the first woman to hold the post, Reuters reports.

Nato rings alarm on Gulf 'escalation'

Nato was "extremely concerned about a risk of escalation" in Gulf tensions after the US accused Iran of drone attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities, the Western military alliance's secretary general, Jens Stoltenberg, told the AFP news agency on Monday, according to EU Observer.

Bako Sahakyan meets with rector of National Polytechnic University of Armenia

Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan on September 17 received rector of the National Polytechnic University of Armenia Vostanik Maroukhyan, the President’s Office stated.

Bako Sahakyan received a group of representatives of the republic's physical culture and sports sphere

On 17 September Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan received a group of representatives of the republic's physical culture and sports sphere, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Kocharyan to remain jailed as court rejects motion

The Yerevan Court of General Jurisdiction today ruled to reject the motion of attorneys of 2nd President of Armenia Robert Kocharyan to release him from pre-trial detention and suspend the criminal prosecution.

Oil prices are falling

World oil prices are falling during trading on Tuesday after a jump in prices by almost 15% due to risks in the Middle East.

OSCE to conduct monitoring on Artsakh-Azerbaijan line of contact

On September 18, in accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Republic of Artsakh, the OSCE Mission will conduct a planned monitoring of the ceasefire regime on the Line of Contact between the armed forces of Artsakh and Azerbaijan, in the south-east direction of the Martuni region, the Artsakh foreign ministry stated.

Armenian Prime Minister to travel to United States on working visit

Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan will travel to the United States on a working visit on September 21st, the PM’s Office said in a news release.

President of Moldova confirms participation in upcoming EEU Yerevan summit

President of Moldova Igor Dodon has confirmed his participation in the upcoming Eurasian Economic Union summit in Yerevan on October 1.

Armenians, Jews are focus of hate speech in Turkish media – study

Armenians and Jews are the two most frequent targets of hate speech in Turkish media in 2018, Ahval reported, citing a study by the Hrant Dink Foundation.

Opening Ceremony of the Renovated School Held in the Community of Moshatagh, Kashatagh region

On September 16, a solemn opening ceremony of the capitally renovated secondary school named after Meruzhan Stepanyan was held in the Moshatagh community of Kashatagh region, Artsakh Republic.

Director of National Security Service of Armenia issues statement on his resignation

Director of the National Security Service of Armenia Artur Vanetsyan announced his resignation.

US Trump says not ready to meet with Iranian leadership without preliminary conditions

President of the United States Donald Trump has dismissed earlier media reports that he was ready to meet with the Iranian leadership without any preliminary conditions, Tass reports.

Dzeko hopes Mkhitaryan doesn't return to Arsenal after stunning Roma debut

Edin Dzeko lauded his new teammate Henrikh Mkhitaryan after his brilliant first start for the Italian capital club.

Bako Sahakyan sends condolence letter to Catholicos Aram I of Great House of Cilicia

Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan on September 16 sent a letter of condolences to His Holiness, Catholicos of the Great House of Cilicia Aram I, the President’s Office stated.

2019 Wrestling World Championships: Karapet Chalyan reaches quarter finals

The representative of Armenia Karapet Chalyan reached the quarterfinal of the Greco-Roman wrestling of World Championships 2019 hosted by Nur Sultan, reports.

Turkey receives second batch of Russian S-400s

The Turkish defense ministry has announced that it has received the second batch of the Russian S-400 air defense systems, Anadolu reports.

Armenian entrepreneurs’ corporations are on Forbes ranking of largest Russia private companies has issued it new ranking of the largest Russian private companies, and it includes businesses run by Armenians, reports.

Armenia’s Arthur 'White Bear' Alexanyan to compete at world championship final with injury

Armenia’s Arthur Alexanyan will compete for the World Greco-Roman Wrestling Championship title with a trauma, the Wrestling Federation of Armenia said.