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The Ombudsman commented to the “Ouest France” on the Humanitarian Situation Caused by the Blockade of Artsakh by Azerbaijan
  • Press release
  • 2023-01-31 15:05:56

  Human Rights Defender Gegham Stepanyan gave an interview to the French news outlet “Ouest France,” in which he referred to the blockade of the Lachin corridor by the Azerbaijani

The Human Rights Defender has submitted an application for resignation to the National Assembly in relation to switching her job
  • Press release
  • 2023-01-23 14:05:17

  On January 23 the Human Rights Defender Ms. Kristinne Grigoryan in line with the legislation submitted her resignation to the National Assembly in connection with switching her job.   According to

"Eco-activists" could not reach the Lachin Corridor without the the Azerbaijani authorities’s special permission: the Foundation has analyzed new facts
  • Press release
  • 2023-01-20 12:36:57

  As a result of the 44-day war, the entry and exit of citizens to the territories that came under the control of Azerbaijan is regulated by the Azerbaijani legislation,

President of the Artsakh Republic Harutyunyan signed a number of decrees
  • Press release
  • 2023-01-16 12:23:52

    On January 16, President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan signed a number of decrees.   According to the decrees,    Major-General Ashot Hakobjanyan was dismissed from the position of Director of the

President of the Artsakh Republic Harutyunyan signed decrees and approved the Government’s decision
  • Press release
  • 2023-01-11 10:52:59

  President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan signed a number of decrees.   Pursuant to the decrees, Srbuhi Arzumanyan was dismissed from the post of First Deputy Head of the Artsakh

Community investments of the Zangezur Copper-Molybdenum Combine amounted to about 3.5 billion drams
  • Press release
  • 2022-12-28 15:21:02

  Summing up the passing year, Zangezur Copper-Molybdenum Combine CJSC publishes the social investments data for 2022 in Kajaran and Kapan communities.    In two agglomerated communities, ZPMK has invested a total

President of the Artsakh Republic Harutyunyan received representatives of the political forces represented in the National Assembly
  • Press release
  • 2022-12-28 13:16:12

  On December 28, President of the Artsakh Republic Araryik Harutyunyan received representatives of the political forces represented in the National Assembly.   The meeting was attended by NA Chairman Arthur Tovmasyan,

Global Humanitarian Leaders Call for Urgent Action to Stop the Humanitarian Catastrophe in Nagorno-Karabakh
  • Press release
  • 2022-12-22 11:03:26

  Members of the Aurora Humanitarian Initiative and leaders of the global humanitarian community have issued a statement regarding the current situation in Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh) that threatens to result in

It’s been 10 days since Artsakh was under total blockade
  • Press release
  • 2022-12-21 12:36:36

  In the morning of December 12, the Azerbaijani side, under fake environmental pretexts, blocked the Lachin corridor, the only road connecting Artsakh to Armenia and to the outer world.   As

One-off cash assistance for the population of vulnerable border communities following the 2022 September hostilities
  • Press release
  • 2022-12-13 15:22:19

  On 12 December, the Armenian Red Cross Society (ARCS), in cooperation with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Delegation in Armenia have distributed one-time cash assistance to

President Arayik Harutyunyan convened an extended working consultation
  • Press release
  • 2022-12-13 11:13:33

  On December 12, President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan convened an extended working consultation.   Issues related to the situation created as a result of Azerbaijan's repeated provocation against the

The statement of Human Rights Defender
  • Press release
  • 2022-12-13 11:10:35

  Azerbaijani environmental activists have blocked the only road connecting Artsakh to Armenia and to the world. Even for a fresh researcher the videos depicting the behavior of so called

The statement of the Human Rights Defender on the Human Rights Day
  • Press release
  • 2022-12-10 11:01:56

  With the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights 75 years ago, the big family of states agreed that the recognition of human dignity, equality, and inalienable rights

The Human Rights Defender met with the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration
  • Press release
  • 2022-12-09 10:44:31

  The Human Rights Defender Kristinne Grigoryan met with Janine Wynne, the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration, and the representatives of the

The delegation led by Arayik Harutyunyan met with President of the Region of Île-de-France Valérie Pécresse
  • Press release
  • 2022-12-08 12:54:28

  The delegation led by President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan who is on a working visit in the Republic of France, met with President of the Region of

Meetings at the US Department of State’s Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons and the Office of International Religious Freedom
  • Press release
  • 2022-12-07 11:11:58

  Ms. Kristinne Grigoryan discussed the achievements and challenges of Armenia's fight against trafficking in recent years with the representatives of the US Department of State’s Office to Monitor and

Human Rights Defender’s message on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities
  • Press release
  • 2022-12-03 13:53:33

  December 3 is the International Day of Persons with Disabilities․   Despite the efforts of the country in recent years, people with disabilities still face significant challenges in Armenia. The current

One new postage stamp dedicated to the theme “Junior Eurovision 2022”
  • Press release
  • 2022-12-02 14:19:02

  On December 2nd, 2022, one postage stamp dedicated to the theme “Junior Eurovision 2022” has been put into circulation.    The postage stamp was cancelled by the Chief of Staff to

The Human Rights Defender, Ms. Kristinne Grigoryan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay to the Republic of Armenia
  • Press release
  • 2022-11-30 13:18:14

  On November 29, the Human Rights Defender, Ms. Kristinne Grigoryan received the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Oriental Republic of Uruguay to the Republic of Armenia, H.E. Mr.

Fly Arna launches a new recruitment drive for cabin crew
  • Press release
  • 2022-11-25 14:14:42

  Yerevan, Armenia: November 25, 2022: Fly Arna, Armenia’s national airline and a joint venture company between the Armenian National Interests Fund (ANIF) and Air Arabia Group, continues its recruitment

The Human Rights Defender, Ms. Kristinne Grigoryan, participated in the General Assembly of the European Network of National Human Rights Institutions (ENNHRI) in Brussels
  • Press release
  • 2022-11-25 11:25:46

  The Human Rights Defender, Ms. Kristinne Grigoryan, participated in the General Assembly of the European Network of National Human Rights Institutions (ENNHRI) in Brussels, held on November 22-23.   The purpose

President of the Artsakh Republic Harutyunyan participated in a solemn opening ceremony of the Russian Center in Stepanakert
  • Press release
  • 2022-11-19 13:32:50

  On November 19, President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan participated in the opening ceremony of the Russian Center in Stepanakert, which was founded on the initiative of the

President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan convened an extended working consultation
  • Press release
  • 2022-11-19 12:00:04

  On November 19, President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan convened an extended working consultation with the participation of representatives of the National Assembly political forces.   Recent foreign political developments

President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan appointed Ruben Vardanyan as a Minister of State
  • Press release
  • 2022-11-04 12:54:24

  On November 4, President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan signed a decree on releasing Artak Beglaryan from the position of the Minister of State.   Ruben Vardanyan was appointed Minister

President of the Artsakh Republic Harutyunyan convened an enlarged working consultation
  • Press release
  • 2022-11-04 10:28:10

  President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan convened an enlarged working consultation with the participation of representatives of the parliamentary forces.   Latest foreign political developments around the Artsakh Republic and

Kristinne Grigoryan held a meeting with the representatives of the World Bank
  • Press release
  • 2022-11-04 10:11:47

  On November 3, the Human Rights Defender Ms. Kristinne Grigoryan held a meeting with the representatives of the World Bank's team implementing the third and fourth projects of modernization

One new postage stamp dedicated to 2021 Aurora Prize Laureate Julienne Lusenge
  • Press release
  • 2022-11-01 12:54:34

  On October 31st, 2022, a postage stamp dedicated to the theme “Aurora Humanitarian Initiative. Laureates of “Aurora” Prize. Julienne Lusenge” has been cancelled and put into circulation.   The postage stamp

The Human Rights Defender Ms. Kristinne Grigoryan held a meeting with the representatives of the Chamber of Advocates/ Lawyers Order (Ordre Des Avocats ) of the city of Montpelier
  • Press release
  • 2022-10-27 10:46:31

  The Human Rights Defender Ms. Kristinne Grigoryan held a meeting with the Bâtonnier of the Lawyers Order (Ordre Des Avocats)/Chamber of Advocates of Montpelier Mr. Nicola Bedel de Buzareingues,

President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan had a meeting with the members of the newly formed Public Council of the Artsakh Republic
  • Press release
  • 2022-10-21 13:23:20

  President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan held a meeting with the members of the newly formed Public Council.   The Head of the State wished efficient work to the members

The Human Rights Defender received the delegation of the National Council of Switzerland
  • Press release
  • 2022-10-17 12:36:32

  On October 15, the Human Rights Defender of Armenia received the members of delegation of the National Council of Switzerland: parliamentarians Mr. Stefan Müller-Altermatt, Mr. Michel Mater and Secretary

FAO provides winter wheat seeds to vulnerable families in Armenia
  • Press release
  • 2022-10-08 10:50:45

  8 October 2022 – The most cultivated grain in Armenia is wheat, still its production has been steadily declining in the recent years. The war in Ukraine in particular

Josep Borrell calls for Azerbaijani troops to withdraw from Armenia, defends EU’s gas deal with Baku
  • Press release
  • 2022-10-05 10:31:44

  en.armradio. The EU has done everything it can to call on the parties to engage in a dialogue, to put in place a ceasefire, EU High Representative for Foreign

Anna Arakelyan has been appointed as a Delegate for Armenia in Global Chamber of Business Leaders
  • Press release
  • 2022-10-05 10:30:12

  Anna Arakelyan has been appointed as a Delegate for Armenia in Global Chamber of Business Leaders.   Anna has knowledge and experience that can fully contribute to globally creating the environment

The Human Rights Defender Ms. Kristinne Grigoryan held meetings with the President of the European Court of Human Rights Mr. Róbert Spanó
  • Press release
  • 2022-09-28 14:56:07

  On September 27, 2022, The Human Rights Defender Ms. Kristinne Grigoryan held meetings with the President of the European Court of Human Rights Mr. Róbert Spanó. ECtHR Judge Armen

President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan participated in the memorial events dedicated to the victims of the 44-day war
  • Press release
  • 2022-09-27 14:22:45

  On September 27, President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan, accompanied by a group of high-ranking officials, visited the Park after Freedom Fighters in Stepanakert, where he laid flowers

Fly Arna receives its second Airbus A320 aircraft
  • Press release
  • 2022-09-23 11:34:05

  Fly Arna, Armenia’s national airline and a joint venture company between the Armenian National Interests Fund (ANIF) and Air Arabia Group, has received its second Airbus A320 aircraft.   This new

Address of President Arayik Harutyunyan on the occasion of the Independence Day of the Republic of Armenia
  • Press release
  • 2022-09-21 10:12:28

  On September 21 Artsakh Republic President Arayik Harutyunyan sent an address on the occasion of the Independence Day of the Republic of Armenia.   The address reads:   “Dear compatriots,   Today is the 31st

The Human Rights Defender of Armenia has published an Ad Hoc Report on the consequences of Azerbaijani military attack on Armenia
  • Press release
  • 2022-09-17 11:23:42

  The Defender has presented and analyzed the war crimes committed by the Azerbaijani military forces, she has presented the facts on displaced persons; on targeting the emergency medical vehicles

Armenia should apply to the International Criminal Court, and do so by recognizing the court's jurisdiction
  • Press release
  • 2022-09-14 12:19:10

Armenia should apply to the International Criminal Court, and do so by recognizing the court's jurisdiction. It should be done immediately given the atrocious conditions of the current aggression

President Harutyunyan was present at an opening of a monument in memory of Artyom Avagyan, perished during the 44-day Artsakh War
  • Press release
  • 2022-09-02 14:40:17

  Artsakh Republic President Arayik Harutyunyan was present in Stepanakert at an opening ceremony of a monument commemorating Artyom Avagyan, perished in the 44-day Artsakh war.   The Head of the State

Zangezur Copper-Molybdenum Combine has invested more than 820 million AMD in subvention programs in the town of Kapan in 2021-22.
  • Press release
  • 2022-09-01 15:05:45

  The subvention programs are aimed at the improvement of socio-economic infrastructures in the community and the implementation of other community development programs. The investment is carried out jointly by

UCOM OFFERS BUYING XIAOMI REDMI 10C AT 2000 AMD/MONTH AND GET GIFTS
  • Press release
  • 2022-08-31 14:53:34

  At the beginning of the academic year, till October 15, 2022 Ucom offers buying Xiaomi Redmi 10C smartphone on the best terms: on just 2000 AMD monthly, and receive

Open letter to the Director-General of UNESCO, Ms. Audrey Azoulay
  • Press release
  • 2022-08-29 11:39:04

  Dear Mrs. Azoulay!   Let me please once again express my deep respect to you and confirm that the Republic of Western Armenia (Armenia), having recognized and ratified the UNESCO Charter

President Harutyunyan received the delegation of the NAS RA
  • Press release
  • 2022-08-25 12:21:56

  President of the Artsakh Republic Arayik Harutyunyan received the delegation of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia at the head of President Ashot Saghyan.   Issues relatd

The Human Rights Defender of Armenia Ms. Kristinne Grigoryan applied to the Constitutional Court today
  • Press release
  • 2022-08-23 13:10:19

  The Human Rights Defender of Armenia Ms. Kristinne Grigoryan applied to the Constitutional Court today, disputing the constitutionality of the ban established for certain categories of public service on