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.
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.
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.
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.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko appointed Lieutenant-General Peter Litvin as Ukraine's ambassador to Armenia, Ukrainian President press service reported.
Deputy Speaker of Parliament Eduard Sharmazanov, who is the head of the Armenia-Greece parliamentary friendship group, had a meeting on June 19 with Konstantinos Morfidis, head of the Greek delegation at the Parliamentary Assembly of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (PABSEC) during his visit to Albania.
Armenia's National Assembly has approved with 77 votes “for” and 3 “against” Prosecutor General Artur Davtyan’s petition to place MP from RPA faction Manvel Grigoryan under arrest.
Speaking to Bianet website of Turkey, Istanbul Armenian MP and vice-chairman of the opposition pro-Kurdish People’s Democratic Party (HDP) of the country, Garo Paylan—who is running for parliament again, reflected also on the recent bloodless revolution in Armenia.
A delegation of nine MEPs, led by Foreign Affairs committee Chair Mr David McAllister, visited Armenia on 18 June to take stock of EU-Armenia relations and reform efforts, the EP office said.
The special session convened by the government has kicked off in the Armenian parliament to determine whether or not lawmakers will strip arrested MP Manvel Grigoryan of parliamentary immunity. Members of Parliament are expected to vote.
25 US Congressmen have sent a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, urging to assist the positive political developments in Armenia, Congresswoman Jackie Speier told the Voice of America.
On 18 June Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan approved the Government’s decision on releasing Sergey Grigoryan from the position of the head of the Askeran regional administration upon his own request, Presidential Office informed.
On June 16, events within the framework of the “Days of Artsakh in France’’ Festival started in the French town of Martigues, Artsakh MFA informed.
On June 12-14, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh Republic) to the USA Robert Avetisyan was on a working visit to Argentina, Artsakh MFA said.
Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan has met with around twenty permanent representatives of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) who are paying regional visit to the South Caucasus.
On 18 June Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan addressed a thank-you letter to Premier of the Republic of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan, President's Office informed.
In accordance to past agreements, President Armen Sarkissian has left the country on June 18 to have different meetings abroad.
Armenia’s foreign minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan will depart for Brussels, Belgium, then Minsk, Belarus and to Berlin, Germany on working visits in the coming days.
On 18 June Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan addressed a condolence letter to Igor Mouradyan’s relatives, Presidential Office infromed ArtsakhPress.
A group of 25 Permanent Representatives to the OSCE will be traveling to Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan from 18 to 22 June 2018, OSCE reported.
The Tashir Group of Companies owned by Russian-Armenian businessman Samvel Karapetyan has today unveiled its plan to partially compensate the energy costs of Armenia’s low-income families.
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.
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.”
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.
Armenian national team captain and Arsenal attacking midfield Henrikh Mkhitayran will have own website registered at Mkhitaryan.am domain.
The Folklife Festival of the Smithsonian Institution will kick off June 27 in Washington D.C., USA, with Armenia participating for the first time.
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.