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Thousands gather at Britain's ancient Stonehenge site for summer solstice

Wrapped in jackets and blankets, thousands of people gathered at Britain’s Stonehenge for summer solstice, watching the sun rise over the Neolithic monument and welcoming the longest day of the year.

Azerbaijan’s and Turkey’s blockade of Armenia contradicts fundamental principles of PABSEC, Sharmazanov says in Tirana sitting

The delegation led by Deputy Speaker of Parliament Eduard Sharmazanov took part in the PABSEC - Parliamentary Assembly of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation – 51st plenary sitting on June 21 in Tirana, Albania.

Dollar gains ground in Armenia

The American dollar’s (USD) exchange rate against the Armenian dram (AMD) comprised AMD 482.20/$1 in Armenia on Thursday; this is up by AMD 0.18 from Wednesday, informed the press service of the Central Bank of Armenia.

EU’s Mogherini weighs in on prospects of launching visa liberalization dialogue with Armenia

EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini commented on the prospects of launching a visa liberalization dialogue with Armenia at today’s joint news conference with Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanan following the first meeting of EU-Armenia Partnership Council held in Brussels.

Artsakh Ministry of Culture, Youth Affairs and Tourism announces contest of youth projects

Attaching importance to activation and development of intercommunity cooperation, as well as to youths’ involvement in community development, Artsakh Ministry of Culture, Youth Affairs and Tourism announces contest entitled “Eritforum 2018”, Artsakh Ministry of Culture informed ArtsakhPress.

Federica Mogherini welcomes peaceful nature of changes in Armenia

Armenia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Zohrab Mnatsakanyan had a meeting today with High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission Federica Mogherini in Brussels.

Peskov speaks about Putin-Trump possible meeting

The Kremlin has nothing to say about Russian President Vladimir Putin’s meeting with his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump, the spokesperson for Russian President Dmitry Peskov told reporters.

South Korean President arrives in Moscow

South Korean President Moon Jae-in las arrived in Moscow, Russia for a state visit to, Sputnik News reported.

EU reiterates support to OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs in Nagorno Karabakh conflict settlement

On 21 June 2018 the European Union and Armenia held the first meeting of the Partnership Council under the EU-Armenia Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement (CEPA), which was signed on 24 November 2017 and entered into provisional application on 1 June 2018.

Azerbaijan “liberates” wine factory?

Azerbaijani authorities continue spreading rumors, by way of the media, within the framework of the disinformation campaign under the code name: “Liberation of 11 thousand hectares.”

ArtsakhPress presents forthcoming cultural events in Artsakh

ArtsakhPress presents forthcoming cultural events being organized in Artsakh by the Ministry of Culture, Youth Affairs and Tourism.

Erdogan's election rivals struggle to be heard in Turkey's media

Turkey’s main state-run TV station devoted 67 hours of airtime to President Tayyip Erdogan and his AK Party last month in the run-up to elections, according to two opposition members of television watchdog RTUK, Reuters reports.

Trump to meet Queen Elizabeth next month

US President Donald Trump will meet Queen Elizabeth when he visits Britain next month, the US Ambassador to the UK Robert Wood Johnson said, CNN reports.

Brexit: House of Lords passes EU Withdrawal bill after peers back down on 'meaningful vote' amendment

The House of Lords has passed the EU Withdrawal Bill after peers backed down on an amendment about allowing Parliament to have a say on the final Brexit deal.

Trump signs order preventing migrant families’ separation at US border

United States President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday to end the process of separating children from families that have crossed into the country illegally, reported the Voice of America.

Turkey to get F-35 fighters despite US lawmakers' decision

Despite the objection of the U.S. lawmakers, Turkey will receive the first F-35 Joint Strike fighter this week, the Voice of America reported quoting its sources in Pentagon.

Armenian lavash bread to be baked in Washington D.C. park

A major festival devoted to Armenia will open at the Washington D.C. national park on June 27, reported the Voice of America Armenian Service.

First symposium on pottery launched in Artsakh’s Shushi (video)

On June 20, solemn opening ceremony of “Pottery Art” symposium was held in Shushi’s “Narekatsi” art union.

State Minister Martirosyan got acquainted with repair works of roofs of buildings damaged by natural disasters in Stepanakert

On June 20, Artsakh Republic State Minister Grigory Martirosyan got acquainted with the current repair works of roofs of multi-storied buildings damaged by hail and strong wind in the capital.

Ukraine's Tymoshenko announces she will run for president

Ukrainian opposition leader and political veteran Yulia Tymoshenko said on Wednesday she would run for president in elections due next year.