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Diverse programs are carried out in Artsakh by U.S. Western Region affiliate of the "Hayastan" All-Armenian Fund. Maria Mehranian

During the meeting with Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan we have discussed a number of issues on the diverse charitable programs in Artsakh that are being conducted by the donators of the U.S. Western Region affiliate of the "Hayastan" All-Armenian Fund.

At the initiative of "Ararich" Foundation, a group of students left for Armenia on a cognitive visit

At the initiative of the "Ararich" charitable foundation, 31 students of Artsakh State University left for Armenia on a three-day visit as part of the "Know Your Homeland" program.

Armenia temporarily bans Boeing B-737-MAX 8 and Boeing B-737-MAX 9 aircrafts on its airspace

Armenia’s Civil Aviation Committee has made a decision to temporarily ban the exploitation of Boeing B-737 and Boeing B-737-MAX 9 aircrafts.

Number of divorces reduces in Artsakh

In 2018, 899 marriages and 204 divorces were registered in Artsakh.

Ombudsman, ICRC regional director discuss human rights protection of imprisoned Armenian villager in Azerbaijan

Armenia’s Human Rights Defender (Ombudsman) Arman Tatoyan has had a working meeting in Geneva with Patrick Vial, Regional Director for Europe and Central Asia of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). Among other issues, the sides discussed issues related to human rights protection of Karen Ghazaryan, the Armenian villager who has been imprisoned in Azerbaijan.

Zuckerberg outlines plan for 'privacy-focused' Facebook

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg has said he believes secure, private messaging services will become more popular than open platforms, BBC News reports.

Bako Sahakyan convened working consultation in the town of Shoushi

On 8 March Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan visited the town of Shoushi and convened a working consultation with the leadership of the regional administration, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Archbishop Mesrob II Mutafyan of Armenian Patriarchate in Istanbul dies

Patriarch of the Armenian Patriarchate of Constantinople Archbishop Mesrop Mutafyan has passed away after many years of battling dementia, Turkish media reported.

Students of Shoushi Technological University Pay Cognitive Visit to Armenia

With the support of the "Ararich" charitable foundation, 31 students of Shushi Technological University today left for the Republic of Armenia on a three-day visit as part of the "Know Your Homeland" program.

Facebook not to store data in countries with recorded violations of human rights

In a long manifesto about Facebook’s future, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the company is willing to be banned in countries that object to its new focus on privacy, specifically the emphasis on secure data storage.

Tufenkian Foundation continues the implementation of the Housing for Wounded Soldiers Program

By means of Tufenkian Foundation the 11th house is being reconstructed as part of the Housing for Wounded Soldiers initiative.

During the next visits we will also visit rural health centres.Armenian Health Minister

During my three-day working visit, I learnt about the working conditions of health care workers, as well as get acquainted with the conditions under which the citizens receive medical care.

Nobel Prize in Literature to be awarded twice in 2019

Two Nobel prizes for literature will be awarded this year, Independent reported.

The most important guarantee of Vazgen's activity is liberated, independent and protected Artsakh. Aram Sargsyan

At the joint initiative of the Artsakh Republic Defense Ministry and the Ministry of Culture, Youth Affairs and Tourism of Artsakh, a memorial meeting dedicated to the 60th anniversary of the Armenian military and political figure, National Hero of Armenia and Hero of Artsakh Vazgen Sargsyan took place in the Stepanakert Culture and Youth Palace on March 5.

Bako Sahakyan sent a condolence letter to the family of writer author and screenwriter Kim Bakshi

On 5 March Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan sent a condolence letter to the family of writer author and screenwriter Kim Bakshi, Central Information Department of the Office of Artsakh Republic President stated.

Ten New and Modern Ambulance Vehicles to be Donated to Artsakh

On March 4 Artsakh Republic State Minister Grigory Martirosyan received Healthcare Minister of the Republic of Armenia Arsen Torosyan.

Reconstruction works are being conducted in Askeran fortress

By means of Artsakh Republic Government the restoration works of the left section of Stepanakert-Askeran highway of Askeran fortress are underway.

The Guardian names demolishment of Armenian cross-stones in Azerbaijan 'cultural genocide'

The Guardian has published an article headlined ''Monumental loss: Azerbaijan and 'the worst cultural genocide of the 21st century'' about the demolishment of Armenian cross-stones in Azerbaijan.

New offer from Karabakh Telecom

“Karabakh Telecom” has made a special offer, the press service of “Karabakh Telecom” informed Artsakhpress.

Events dedicated to the International Civil Defense Day were organized in Stepanakert

Today on March 1 various events dedicated to the International Civil Defense Day were organized in the educational institutions of the Artsakh Republic, aimed at raising people's awareness and preparedness in emergency situations.