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  1. Explosion occurs at LNG station near Yerevan; son and niece of ex-MP affectedRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, May 26. /ARKA/. An explosion occurred at a liquid natural gas station not far from Zvartnots restaurant near Yerevan on Tuesday morning, Armenia's rescue service reported.

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    1 hr ago | Armenian Liberty

    Armenia - Defense Minister Seyran Ohanian and Yuri Khachaturov, chief of the Armenian army's General Staff, watch a military parade in Yerevan, 21Sep2011.

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  3. About $1.5mln spent to reconstruct Soviet-time sweet factory in GiumryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Arka News Agency

    ... and baby foods in the next 1.5-2 years, the owner said. "As far as I know no baby foods are currently produced in Armenia, and these foods are demanded abroad. Right now we have many baby food supply orders and requests from the Russian market," ...

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  4. Turkey Ambassador says some Armenian circles in Russia and outside it ...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | ARMINFO news agency

    ... bilateral relations. We will always be happy to see Russia contributing to settlement of the disputable issues of Armenia and Turkey," the ambassador said. On April 24, Russian President Vladimir Putin visited the Armenian Genocide Centennial ...

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  5. Armenian central bank's investments in companies implementing state ...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, May 26. /ARKA/. The Central Bank of Armenia invested about 23 billion drams in companies implementing state programs during 2014, the chairman of the central bank Artur Javadyan said at the 2014 budget execution hearings in the parliament on Monday.

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  6. Over 65,000 farms get easy-term loans in Armenia, central bank saysRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, May 26. /ARKA/. More than 65,000 farms took the advantage of concessional loans in Armenia, the chairman of the Central Bank of Armenia Artur Javadyan said at the 2014 budget execution hearings in the parliament on Monday.

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  7. Over 100 cameras and 160 speed sensors installed on Armenia's roads - deputy chief of the policeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

    YEREVAN, May 26. /ARKA/. More than 100 cameras and 160 speed sensors are installed on Armenia's roads, deputy head of Armenia's police Vardan Yeghiazaryan said at 2014 budget execution hearings in the parliament on Monday.

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  8. RFE/RL Armenia Report - 05/25/2015Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Groong

    Monday, May 25, 2015 EU Summit `Step Forward' For Armenia Latvia -- A general view of the Eastern Partnership Summit session in Riga, May 22, 2015 Sargis Harutyunyan 25.05.2015 The European Union's latest summit held in Riga paved the way for a new accord that will deepen its relations with Armenia, an EU diplomat and senior Armenian lawmakers said on Monday. They pointed to a joint declaration that was adopted in the Latvian capital by leaders of the EU member states and six former Soviet republics, including Armenia, involved in the 28-nation bloc's Eastern Partnership program.

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  9. HAAF unveils indoor swimming pool at the Children's Home of GyumriRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Groong

    PRESS RELEASE Hayastan All-Armenian Fund Governmental Building 3, Yerevan, RA Contact: Hasmik Grigoryan Tel:? + 56 01 06? ext. 105 Fax: + 52 15 05 E-mail: pr@himnadram.org Web: http://www.himnadram.org/ Yerevan, May 25, 2015 Hayastan Fund unveils indoor swimming pool at the Children's Home of Gyumri The Hayastan All-Armenian Fund delegation, led by Executive Director Ara Vardanyan and comprising trustees, representatives of affiliates worldwide, benefactors, and associates, visited Armenia's Shirak region on May 25 to unveil the newly constructed indoor swimming pool at the Children's Home of Gyumri.

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  10. Geoteam: Myths and Reality About MiningRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Groong

    PRESS RELEASE Geoteam Hanrapetutyan 37, 4 floor, Yerevan, Armenia Tel: +37410546037 Email: info@geoteam.am The debate should be around how to make mining more efficient, how to modernize it, how to ensure environmental safety and how to make sure Armenia joins the club of successful countries. Geoteam Senior Manager on Sustainability Speaks About Myths and Reality in Mining.

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  11. In - Operation Nemesis,' Eric Bogosian revisits his rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... tour of what the museum says is the largest collection of Armenian cultural artifacts outside of the Republic of Armenia. "Everything here is a survival story because it was donated by people who survived [the genocide]." "It's a very intense, ...

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  12. Intestinal Flu Virus Hits Armavir Kindergartens: Sanitary Conditions Found To Be LackingRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    ... Center's Infectious Diseases' Unit. They were suffering from fever, vomiting and diarrhea. The Armavir branch of Armenia's Investigative Committee has already launched a criminal case of sanitary violations regarding the Alashkert matter. Alashkert ...

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  13. Armenia Marks Sardarapat Battle Victory DayRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    ARMENIA MARKS SARDARAPAT BATTLE VICTORY DAY 00:48, 26.05.2015 Region:Armenia Theme: Politics, Society, Culture YEREVAN. - On May 26 Armenia marks the Sardarapat Battle Victory Day.

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  14. Armenian Parliamentary Speaker Laid Flowers At Armenian Genocide Memorial In MontrealRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    ARMENIAN PARLIAMENTARY SPEAKER LAID FLOWERS AT ARMENIAN GENOCIDE MEMORIAL IN MONTREAL 20:25, 25 May, 2015 YEREVAN, 25 MAY, ARMENPRESS. The delegation led by Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia Galust Sahakyan will be on an official visit to Canada on 22-28 May. As the Department of Public Relations and Mass Media of the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia reports to "Armenpress", on May 23, the delegation had a meeting with representatives of the Canadian-Armenian community.

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  15. Students Of Armenian Schools Of Syria Finish Academic YearRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    STUDENTS OF ARMENIAN SCHOOLS OF SYRIA FINISH ACADEMIC YEAR 21:31, 25 May, 2015 YEREVAN, 25 MAY, ARMENPRESS. Students of Armenian schools in Syria took the exams for the second semester of the 2014-15 Academic Year, as posted on the Facebook page of Gandzasar Weekly, according to "Armenpress".

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  16. Armenian Companies To Enlarge Exports Of Meat Products To RussiaRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    ... Service Hovhannes Mkrtchyan said today. He recalled that in 2007 Russia had imposed a ban on meat imports from Armenia after the outbreak of African swine fever in Tavush region. He said Russia had lifted the ban in 2014 after protracted ...

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  17. Turkish Ambassador: Armenian Circles Negatively Impact Turkish-Russian RelationsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    TURKISH AMBASSADOR: ARMENIAN CIRCLES NEGATIVELY IMPACT TURKISH-RUSSIAN RELATIONS 20:55, 25.05.2015 Region:Armenia, Russia, Turkey Theme: Politics Turkey and Russia are developed powerful countries, which possess high potential for developing cooperation, Turkish Ambassador to Russia Umit Yardým told Interfax, responding to the question on how he assesses the Turkish-Russian relations, and whether it is possible to speak about their deterioration in light of the recent statements by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Turkish MFA, who condemned Russian President's speech in Yerevan. According to Umit Yardým, the Turkish-Russian relations have deep historical roots and are currently developing on a stable ground.

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  18. 'Supremacy Of A Citizen Fighting For Justice,' Armenian Activist Defends Himself In CourtRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    "SUPREMACY OF A CITIZEN FIGHTING FOR JUSTICE," ARMENIAN ACTIVIST DEFENDS HIMSELF IN COURT 05.25.2015 18:17 epress.am Defendant Hayk Kyureghyan, a supporter of political prisoners Shant Harutyunyan and 13 other men who were arrested last November in clashes with police, participated on Monday, May 25 in the trial in his own case at the court of General Jurisdiction of Kentron and Nork-Marash administrative districts of Yerevan. On December 17, 2014, judge Armen Bektashyanremoved Kyureghyan from the courtroom for 10 court hours because of "his lack of respect toward the court" - the defendant refused to rise for the judge.

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  19. Armenia Is Interested In Deepening Cooperation With The Czech Republic: Armenian PMRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    ARMENIA IS INTERESTED IN DEEPENING COOPERATION WITH THE CZECH REPUBLIC: ARMENIAN PM 17:50, 25 May, 2015 YEREVAN, 25 MAY, ARMENPRESS. Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamyan received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Czech Republic to Armenia Petr Mikyska.

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  20. Charles Aznavour To Participate In Armenian Genocide Commemoration Event In MarseillesRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Groong

    CHARLES AZNAVOUR TO PARTICIPATE IN ARMENIAN GENOCIDE COMMEMORATION EVENT IN MARSEILLES 18:54, 25 May, 2015 YEREVAN, 25 MAY, ARMENPRESS. Legendary French-Armenian singer Charles Aznavour will participate in an event for the commemoration of the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide in Marseilles on June 4. As "Armenpress" reports, citing armenews.com, the event will be held in the Park of the White House of Marseilles .

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