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Bako Sahakyan together with Nikol Pashinyan partook at the joint meeting of the Security Councils of the two Armenian republics

On 22 February Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan together with Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan partook at the joint meeting of the Security Councils of the two Armenian republics held in Stepanakert, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Slovakia FM to visit Armenia

The Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of Slovakia, Miroslav Lajcak, will pay an official visit to Armenia on February 24, the Armenian foreign ministry stated.

Armenia MP at OSCE: Karabakh has never been, will not be part of Azerbaijan

Every time my Azerbaijani colleagues talk about human and Armenians’ rights, I will remind them that they presented the killer as a national hero. MP Hayk Konjoryan, member of the Armenian delegation, stated this at the sitting of a standing committee of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, news.am reports.

Armenia's Pashinyan: Discussion with Azerbaijan’s Aliyev in Munich is turning point

Discussion of the Nagorno-Karabakh issue with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev within the framework of the Munich Security Conference, I think, is a turning point. Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said this in an interview with the state-funded Public Television of Armenia yesterday, news.am reports.

Today, Artsakh is firmly following the path it has taken

On February 20, 1988, 32 years ago, an extraordinary session of the 20th convocation Council of People’s Deputies of the Nagorno Karabakh Autonomous Oblast took a decision to appeal to the Supreme Soviets of the Azerbaijani Soviet Socialist Republic and the Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic for considering the issue of transferring the NKAO from the structure of the Azerbaijan SSR to the structure of the Armenian SSR.

The result of the Karabakh movement is today’s Republic of Artsakh. Ashot Ghulyan

At the first sitting of the 11th session of the sixth convocation of the National Assembly of Artsakh Republic, the Speaker of the Parliament Ashot Ghulyan congratulated on the Artsakh Revival Day.

‘That day solidified our unity’: President Sarkissian offers congratulations on Artsakh Revival Day

President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian issued a congratulatory message on Artsakh’s Revival Day.

President Bako Sahakyan sent a congratulatory address on the Artsakh Revival Day

On 20 February President Bako Sahakyan sent a congratulatory address on the Artsakh Revival Day, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Armenian Assembly of America: US interest in Armenia has grown

The US interest in Armenia has grown significantly, Co-Chair of the Armenian Assembly of America (Assembly), lawyer Anthony Barsamian told the Voice of America.

Bako Sahakyan receives Prosecutor General of Armenia

Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan received Prosecutor General of the Republic of Armenia Arthur Davtyan on February 19, informed the press service of the Artsakh President’s Office.

Aliyev’s “show” in Munich shows Azerbaijan’s desire of region without Armenians, argues researcher

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev went to the Munich Security Conference panel discussion with Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan just to make a show, says researcher on Azerbaijan Taron Hovhannisyan from the Orbeli Analytical Research Center.

US Congress members to send their office staff to Karabakh

A number of US Congress members have announced that at the invitation of the Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) side, their staff will travel to Nagorno-Karabakh to follow the March 31 elections there, news.am reports, citing the Voice of America. Azerbaijan does not recognize Nagorno-Karabakh.

Armenian Ambassador presents credentials to President of Nepal

On February 13, Ambassador of Armenia to Nepal Armen Martirosyan presented his credentials to President Bidhya Devi Bhandari, the Armenian foreign ministry stated.

Baku is not ready for any normal, constructive steps: David Babayan

The Pashinyan-Aliyev debate held in Munich once again proves that Baku is not ready for any normal, constructive steps. Artsakh President's spokesperson, David Babayan, wrote this on Facebook.

President Sarkissian to participate in Munich Security Conference

President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian has left for the Federal Republic of Germany on a working visit.

Netherlands completes internal procedures for ratification of Armenia-EU CEPA

On February 12, 2020, the Netherlands notified the General Secretariat of the European Council and the Council of the EU about the completion of its internal procedures necessary for the ratification of the Armenia-EU Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement (CEPA), Armenian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Anna Naghdalyan said on Facebook.

Armenia and Germany eager to deepen economic partnership

Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan visited the Association of German Chambers of Industry and Commerce on February 14th where he had a luncheon with Thomas Bareiß, the Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy of Germany; Volker Treier, the Chief Executive of Foreign Trade and Member of the Executive Board of the Association of German Chambers of Industry and Commerce and other members of the organization.

Armenia emigration is stopping, PM Pashinyan says in Berlin

Since 2018 the number of Armenian citizens seeking status in the EU territory has reduced by more than a double, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said at a meeting in the Berlin Friedrich Ebert Foundation when asked about the reforms’ impact on the emigration pace.

Nikol Pashinyan: Armenians will view Azerbaijan's attack on Karabakh as attack on Armenia

One of the participants of the meeting hosted by Friedrich Ebert Foundation, a representative of the Azerbaijani community of Germany said that after Pashinyan came to power, many people in Azerbaijan hoped that Armenian troops would be dislocated from Nagorno-Karabakh, but Pashinyan declared that “Artsakh is Armenia, period”, news.am reports. The representative asked the following question: “What will happen to that hope?”

Bako Sahakyan visited the Artsakh Republic Investigation Committee

On 13 February Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan visited the Artsakh Republic Investigation Committee and met with the senior personnel of the structure at the head of committee chairman Igor Grigoryan to discuss various issues on the structure’s activity.