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Armenia Armenia has declined to partake in the upcoming meeting of CIS Security Council Secretaries on November 8 in Moscow. The Secretary of Armenia’s Security Council Armen Grigoryan will not attend the meeting with counterparts […]

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Armenia During the special session of the Yerevan Council of Elders, four deputy mayors were elected. Armen Pambukhchyan from the “Civil Contract” faction was elected as the first deputy mayor of Yerevan, receiving 32 votes […]

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Armenia The first of its kind arms deal was signed on Monday, October 23 between Armenia and France, deepening France’s engagement in the region while Armenia continues to distance itself from Russia, Armenia’s traditional arms […]

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Armenia 31 people arrested during peaceful opposition protests in September, most of whom are students, remain in detention. The daily demonstrations, which lasted until the end of September, were spontaneously organized after the fall of […]