Orphaned children in Armenia often end up in the street after finishing school since they have nowhere else to go – this video is about the lucky few who do find support
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Mother and daughter Fartun Adan and Ilvad Elman receive a $1,000,000 grant and share the amount between three organizations
Fathers will be able to take five days of paid leave within thirty days of the child's birth
Armenian-Azerbaijani border, soldier killed, Tavush, Nikol Pashinyan, David Tonoyan, Minister of Defense
Only members of the ruling party participated in the secret ballot, the opposition declared a boycott
The country still needs to improve the government institutions that contribute to ensuring a competitive environment, the report says
“When you live in a flat you can't change anything, 'cause it's not yours. Now we have our own places, I just can't believe I can do whatever I want. I can change it, paint it, renovate it, anything”
Figures from the first half of 2020 fell by half compared to the same period in 2019
Entrepreneurs who import goods will have to pay more for customs clearance, and street vendors need to comply with a number of restrictions
Armenian lawyers contested the decision of the European Court of Human Rights. The court does not hold Azerbaijan accountable for a crime committed by an Azerbaijani soldier.
Relatives of victims of March 1, 2008 riots in Armenia refuse to participate in trial of ex. pres. Kocharyan
The relatives say the trial has turned into a farce, "and there is pronounced sabotage on the part of some offices and opposition to attempts to identify the true culprits."
The Armenian parliament has passed a government proposed set of legislative changes that would allow, in the event of a viral outbreak, to impose strict measures in individual settlements and even organisations, and not across the country
Armenia's foreign policy priorities have not changed - highlights from foreign ministry press secretary
Anna Naghdalyan presented her department’s position on the hot button topics - settling the Karabakh conflict, exchanging prisoners with Azerbaijan, and cooperating with Russia
After a year-long break, the fight between activists, ecologist and the company Lydian Armenia for the gold-mine hills has started once again. There can be no compromise. The government has taken to waiting them out.
“Our capabilities have changed, as well as our ideas about how to defend the country, we have accumulated experience, and the regional situation has changed” - Deputy defense minister on the need to create an “Armenian model of the militia”
This year, Putin sent Robert Kocharyan a telegram and spoke with him on the phone. This was only possible because Kocharyan was released from prison
The government has effected a suite of legal changes allowing them to handle the coronavirus without the need for a state of emergency. If there is an outbreak, quarantine may be imposed on specific areas
In light of the closed borders due to the coronavirus, Armenian citizens are unable to leave the country seeking work, but many are moving to the capital. How will the government prevent population drain from the regions?