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Artsakh The Kremlin has officially confirmed the commencement of the withdrawal of Russian peacekeeping forces stationed in Artsakh. Dmitry Peskov, spokesperson for the Russian president, acknowledged the reports but refrained from providing details. This decision […]

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Armenia International law specialist and human rights defender Siranush Sahakyan said that Azerbaijan has repatriated approximately 210 Armenian detainees to Armenia, while 23 remain imprisoned in Azerbaijan. “As of 2020, there are five Armenian prisoners […]

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Armenia Criminal proceedings have been initiated after three individuals broke into the Nor Nork Police Department in Yerevan, as announced by Armenia’s Investigative Committee. The incident escalated with threats and an explosion, after they detonated […]

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Armenia’s geopolitical tightrope

YEREVAN—Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s recent announcement of Armenia’s decision to abstain from participation in the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) has sparked debate regarding the country’s security alliances.  Pashinyan’s remarks also shed light on […]

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Armenia A coalition of prominent Armenian human rights experts, including Gegham Stepanyan, Arman Tatoyan, Artak Beglaryan, Siranush Sahakyan and Ara Ghazaryan, has issued a stark warning against Armenia’s potential withdrawal from lawsuits against Azerbaijan in […]

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Armenia The national flag of the Republic of Artsakh, which was displayed in Yerevan’s French Square for two years, was reported stolen. The news was shared by MP Gegham Manukyan of the Armenia faction. While […]