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Iran says coronavirus cases jump nearly 3,000 in a day, a 2-month high

Iran on Monday announced almost 3,000 new coronavirus infections, its highest daily count in two months, as it warned of another "dangerous peak" in the Middle East's deadliest outbreak, according to AFP.

President Arayik Harutyunyan received the delegation of the “Electric Networks of Armenia” CJSC

On 1 June Artsakh Republic President Arayik Harutyunyan received the delegation of the "Electric Networks of Armenia" CJSC at the head of chairman of the Company's Board of Directors Karen Darbinyan, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Pashinyan and Putin discuss coronavirus situation over phone

The President of the Russian Federation on Monday wished the Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia a speedy recovery. Also, President Vladimir Putin congratulated Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on his birthday.

Valentina Matviyenko sends congratulatory message to Pashinyan on his birthday

Chairwoman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of Russia Valentina Matviyenko sent a congratulatory message to the Armenian PM Nikol Pashinyan on his birthday.

Artsakh President’s COVID-19 rapid test result is negative

Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) President Arayik Haroutyunyan took a rapid coronavirus test, the result was negative, and now he is waiting for the result to the PCR test. The President’s spokesperson, Vahram Poghosyan, informed Armenian News.am.

World oil prices going down

World oil prices are going down Monday, and trading data attest to this, RT reported.

Russian PM congratulates Armenian counterpart on birthday

Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin sent a congratulatory letter to Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan on birthday, the Armenian PM’s Office stated.

President of Artsakh makes new appointments

Artsakh Republic President Arayik Harutyunyan signed on June 1 a range of decrees, the Presidential Office stated.

Trump takes shelter in White House bunker during protests

Secret Service agents rushed US President Donald Trump to a White House bunker on Friday night as hundreds of protesters gathered outside the executive mansion, some of them throwing rocks and tugging at police barricades, The New York Times reported citing The Associated Press.

Russia’s Putin congratulates Armenia’s Pashinyan on birthday

Russian President Vladimir Putin sent a congratulatory letter to Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan on birthday, the Armenian PM’s Office told Armenpress.

Poll: Biden widens lead over Trump to 10 points

Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, has built a double-digit lead over President Trump in his bid for the White House, The Hill reports, citing a new Washington Post-ABC News poll.

3 new coronavirus cases confirmed in Artsakh

3 new cases of the novel coronavirus have been confirmed in Artsakh in the past one day, bringing the total number of cases to 43, the Artsakh healthcare ministry said.

NYC mayor's daughter arrested at Manhattan protest

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s daughter was arrested at a Manhattan protest on Saturday night, law enforcement sources told The New York Post on Sunday.

210 new cases of COVID-19 recorded in Armenia in one day

As of 11am on Monday, 210 new cases of COVID-19 have been registered in Armenia; this was reported by the National Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

Artsakh President extends birthday congratulations to Nikol Pashinyan

President of Artsakh Arayik Harutyunyan congratulated Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan on the birthday anniversary.

Artsakh President sent a congratulatory address in connection with the International Children's Day

On 1 June Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan sent a congratulatory address in connection with the International Children's Day.

Greece continues to build barrier on border with Turkey

Greece continues to build a barrier on the border with Turkey along the Maritsa River. This was stated by Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias in an interview with Realnews, news.am reports.

Violence erupts acrosss US cities on sixth day of protests

Violence has erupted in cities across the US on the sixth night of protests sparked by the death in police custody of African-American George Floyd.

Artsakh president signs summer conscription decree

President of Artsakh Arayik Harutyunyan has signed an order on launching the routine summer conscription for mandatory military service of male citizens who have reached the age of 18 by June 30, 2020.

251 new COVID-19 cases recorded in Armenia in one day

As of 11am on Saturday, 251 new cases COVID-119 have been registered in Armenia; this was reported by the National Center for Disease Control and Prevention.