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2 hrs ago | EurasiaNet

Armenians Struggle for the Right to Die without Pain

Tablets and bottles of medicine lie scattered on a shelf in the one-room medical clinic of Chiva, a village about 120 kilometers south of Yerevan.

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6 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Erdogan: Armenian massacre 'shared pain'

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday offered condolences over the massacre of Armenians almost 100 years ago, describing the events of World War I as "our shared pain".

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6 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

Turkish prime minister offers his condolences to grandchildren of Armenian genocide victims

YEREVAN, April 23. / ARKA /. Turkish prime minister Tayyip Erdogan offered his condolences on Wednesday to the grandchildren of Armenians killed during the First World War, according to news reports.

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8 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

Armenian president to attend Eastern Partnership summit in Czech Republic

YEREVAN, April 23. / ARKA /. Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan will leave April 24 for the Czech Republic on a working visit, his press service reported today.

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8 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

Anelik Bank staff donates one million drams to Syrian Armenian refugees from Kessab

YEREVAN, April 23. / ARKA /. Anelik Bank said today its staff members have donated one million drams for ethnic Armenian refugees from the Syrian town of Kessab.

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11 hrs ago | Arka News Agency

Donations by 'Save the Children' exceed $60mln over 20 years in Armenia

YEREVAN, April 23. /ARKA/. Save the Children international organization implemented more than 900 projects in 500 communities of Armenia worth more than $60 million over the last 20 years, head of Save the Children Yerevan office Irina Saghoyan said at the celebration of the 20-year presence in the country.

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13 hrs ago | Al+ Armenia

The veterans weren't allowed leaving for Latakia

On April 21 the first group of veterans, which consisted of 5 members, tried to leave for Beirut from Yerevan airport, and then they must have left for Latakia, where Kessab Armenians are.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

EurasiaNet

Will Journalist's Arrest End Azerbaijani-Armenian Citizen Diplomacy?

The April 19 arrest of prominent Azerbaijani newspaper correspondent and political analyst Rauf Mirkadirov could put an end to efforts by Azerbaijani and Armenian civil society activists and journalists to maintain some form of contact, and bury their so-called "citizen diplomacy."

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Armenian Liberty

Abrahamian Meets Opposition MPs On Pension Reform

Armenia - Prime Minister Hovik Abrahamian meets with members of a pressure group demonstrating in Yerevan against a controversial pension reform, 18Apr2014.

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Armenian Liberty

Watchdog Condemns Azeri Treason Charges Against Journalist

The New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists has condemned authorities in Baku for charging a prominent Azerbaijani journalist with high treason over allegations that he spied for Armenia.

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Armenian Liberty

Kocharian Attacks Sarkisian, Constitutional Reform

Former President Robert Kocharian underscored his deepening rift with President Serzh Sarkisian on Tuesday, describing as "woeful" the current Armenian leadership's track record and denouncing its controversial plans for constitutional reform.

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Arka News Agency

U.S. Congressional delegation to visit Armenia

YEREVAN, April 22. / ARKA /. From April 23-26, a U.S. Congressional delegation including Congressman Ed Royce , Congressman Eliot Engel , Congressman David Cicilline , and Congresswoman Lois Frankel will visit Armenia, the US embassy in Yerevan reported.

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Arka News Agency

Foreign archives contain documents confirming the fact of Armenian genocide

YEREVAN, April 22. / ARKA /. Archives in Lebanon, Jerusalem, Spain, Argentina, Brazil, Iran and many other countries and even military archives in Turkey contain many documents confirming the fact of the Armenian Genocide, Amatuni Virabyan, the director of the National Archives of Armenia, told a news conference today.

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ARMINFO news agency

Politician: President of Armenia does not want to fray relations with ...

It is high time for the president of Armenia to abandon the protocols signed in Zurich, as these documents are doing damage to Yerevan, the head of the Hay Dut central office for political issues of the ARFD, Kiro Manoyan, said at today's press-conference.

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Arka News Agency

Armenia and Belarus determined to expand their economic cooperation

YEREVAN, April 22. / ARKA /. Armenia and Belarus are determined to expand their economic cooperation, Armenian foreign ministry reported following a meeting of Armenian foreign minister Edward Nalbandian and Belarusian president Alexander Lukashenko in Minsk.

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Arka News Agency

Unemployment and poverty main challenges in Armenia, but level of happiness relatively high - poll

YEREVAN, April 22. /ARKA/. The public opinion poll by Caucasus Research Resource Center showed unemployment and poverty are the main challenges in Armenia today.

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Armenia's new premier promises equal conditions to businesses

YEREVAN, April 22. /ARKA/. Armenia's premier Hovik Abrahamyan promised government support and equal business conditions to entrepreneurs.

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Zohrab Mnatsakanyan appointed Armenia's resident representative to UN

YEREVAN, April 22. /ARKA/. Deputy foreign minister of Armenia zohrab Mnatsakanian has been relieved of his post and appointed as Armenia's resident representative to UN under a presidential decree, the press office of Armenian president reported.

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Armenian Armed Forces violate ceasefire in several directions

Armenian Armed Forces opened fire at the positions of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces located in the village of Qizilhajili and Qushchu Ayrim of the Qazakh region from the positions located in the villages of Berkaber of Armenia's Ijevan region and Voskevan of the Noyemberyan region, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry reported on April 22. Armenian ... (more)

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Arka News Agency

Major Armenian businessman Hrant Vardanyan died

YEREVAN, April 22. /ARKA/. Major Armenian businessman, 65-year-old owner of Grand Holding Hrant Vardanyan died Saturday night, local mass media reported.

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