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Necropolis In Turkey Reveals The Iron Age Burial Customs Of The Urartu
Excavations started over five years ago at a Urartian necropolis at Çavuştepe Castle in eastern Turkey / Western Armenia (ancient Armenian Highland...
International Players Congratulate Armenia on Its Independence
Various international players including heads of states and organizations have congratulated Armenia on its Independence. His Holiness Pope Franci...
Armenia Marks 30th Anniversary Of Independence
30 years ago on this day, Armenians held a nationwide referendum with 99,5% of voters casting their ballots in favor of a democratic and independ...
Armenian Government To Direct $1 Billion For Construction Of Kajaran-Sisian Section of North-South Road Corridor
The Armenian government will allocate around 1 billion dollars for the construction of the Kajaran-Sisian section of the North-South Road Corridor, M...
Armenia Wants To Build New Internet Cable Under The Sea
Armenia intends to build a new internet cable under the sea through Georgia stated Minister of High-Tech Industry Vahagn Khachaturyan. The decisio...
Vaccine Tourism Continues To Boom In Armenia
Iran has been battered by COVID-19, the country, which has a population of 80 million was one of the first countries in the world to be hit by the in...
Armenia Joins Major Multinational Military Drills in Russia And Belarus Involving 200,000 Troops
The West 2021 (Zapad-2021) strategic military exercises held in Russia and Belarus have kicked off at the Mulino training grounds in Russia.The A...
Liturgy Will Be Served In The Holy Cross Church On Akhtamar Island
The annual Divine Liturgy at Surb Khach (Holy Cross) Armenian Church on Akhtamar Island in Lake Van will be held on September 5.Participation in ...
Ban On Turkish Imports Boosts Armenian Fashion
Last December, a prominent spot on Yerevan’s central Abovyan Street was home to an outpost of the Turkish fast-fashion chain Mavi. But following a...
Fly Arna: Armenia’s New National Airline
The Armenian National Interests Fund (ANIF) and Air Arabia Group, the Middle East and North Africa’s first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC) opera...
Peace on Azerbaijan’s Terms Won’t End the Artsakh Conflict
In a recent Foreign Policy article, Robert M. Cutler argued Azerbaijan’s military assault on Nagorno-Karabakh last year achieved what the OSCE Mi...
Legal Action Before the European Court for POWs Murdered by Azerbaijan
The Armenian Legal Center for Justice & Human Rights (ALC) in partnership with the International & Comparative Law Center (ICLaw) has announc...
Turkish Pipeline to Nakhchivan Shakes up Power Relations in South Caucasus
One of the most important consequences of the November 2020 and January 2021 joint Armenian-Azerbaijan-Russian declarations ending the latest round o...
Vakıflı: The last Armenian Village in Turkey
The village of Vakıflı in the southern Turkish province of Hatay near the Syrian border, population 150, is the last remaining Armenian village in ...
Turkey Bans Armenian Aircraft from Entering Its Airspace
Since 09 September, 2020 when the Turkish-Azerbaijani alliance had not yet unleashed a war against Artsakh and Armenia, the flights of Armeni...
How Erdogan custom redesigned the Turkish army
On July 15, 2016 a coup d'état (blow of state) took place in Turkey. The failed coup against Erdogan killed around 500 and at least 20,000 soldiers ...
US Appeals Court Rejects Turkey’s Attempt to Dismiss Lawsuit Against Erdogan Bodyguards
A US district appeals court in Washington, D.C., has rejected Turkish government motions to dismiss two lawsuits filed by protesters who were att...
Concern Over Azerbaijan Ruling Family Influence at Oxford Centre
A member of the family of Azerbaijan’s autocratic ruler sits on the board of a University of Oxford research centre that studies the country, rai...
Iranians Get Jabs In Armenia Amid Vaccine Shortages
Armenia's offer of free coronavirus vaccines to any foreign visitor has drawn many people from neighbouring Iran and other countries to the ex-So...
Construction Begins on Bridge Linking Georgia and Armenia
The almost 525-foot bridge will have a two way road with the Debed River passes underneath the bridge. The construction is estimate to cost 7,300...
How Erdoğan’s Miscalculation Crippled Turkey’s Aerial Firepower
Turkey is still blackmailing the U.S. (and NATO allies) that it may opt for a Russian fighter jet, the Su-57, for instance, in case it feels thre...
Azerbaijani Incursion Not Covered By CSTO Charter, Says Military Alliance Head
The incursions by Azerbaijani troops several kilometers deep into the Armenian regions of Syunik and Gegharkunik in May do not fall&nb...
June 15: 106th Anniversary of Turkey’s 1915 Assyrian Genocide
Tuesday, June 15 marked the 106th anniversary of the beginning of the Assyrian Genocide by Ottoman Turkey committed between 1915 and 1923.During this...
Collective and State Violence in Turkey: The Construction of a National Identity from Empire to Nation State
Turkey has gone through significant transformations over the last century - from the Ottoman Empire and Young Turk era to the Republic of today -...
Armenian Turkologist: Turkey will Try to Beef Up its Influence in the Region
In the next 12-18 months Turkey will try to beef up its influence in the region, a prominent Armenian expert in Turkic affairs Ruben Safrastyan said ...
Turkey Will Never Recognize the Armenian Genocide
In April, the White House recognized the Armenian genocide, marking a milestone in Armenian foreign policy. The Armenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs ...
Armenia Gives Up Minefield Maps After Azerbaijan Releases PoWs
The Acting PM has announced that Azerbaijan has released 15 Armenian prisoners of war after which Armenia handed over maps of minefields in the a...
Armenian Caucus Demands Sanctions on Turkey and Azerbaijan ahead of Biden-Erdogan Meeting
Congressional members of the Armenian National Committee of America sent a letter to President Biden urging him to press Turkey and Azerbaijan in...
Armenia Extends Turkish Import Ban
Armenian government has already extended the ban on Imports from Turkey, which covers up to 2,350 items including products of animal and vegetable or...
Armenian Serviceman Crosses to Azerbaijani Area Due to Fog
Armenian contract serviceman A. Katanyan has crossed to the Azerbaijani side, the Ministry of Defense confirms.Disoriented by the fog, Katanyan f...
Armenia Ministry of Defense Reports Azerbaijan’s Repeated Attempts to Fortify Border Has Been Prevented.
Azerbaijani Armed Forces have repeatedly tried to fortify the Armenian-Azerbaijani borders inside the border areas of the Republic of Armenia...
Armenia Becomes Quarantine Hub for Hundreds of Indians Returning to the UAE
Armenia has turned into a sought-after quarantine centre for hundreds of Indian travellers serving Covid-19 regulations before they are cleared to en...
Iran’s Foreign Minister to Visit Azerbaijan and Armenia
Foreign Minister of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif will pay visits to Azerbaijan and Armenia on May 25. Trend reports that Iranian MFA Spokesperson Sa...
Turkish Mafia Scandal Threatens Erdogan Government
Turkish mafia boss Sedat Peker is leveling serious accusations against leading government lawmakers. He has published five videos on YouTube in w...
Turkey: American ambiguity
Despite regular affronts to NATO, notably with the purchase of an S-400 battery from Russia and multiple provocations in the Eastern Mediterranean, A...
Has Azerbaijan Crossed Armenia’s Red Line?
After the withdrawal of the Armenian forces from the bordering Kubatlu and Zangelan districts around Karabakh on December 27, 2020, Prime Minister Ni...
Session of CSTO Council of Foreign Ministers kicks off in Dushanbe
The session of the CSTO Council of Foreign Ministers kicked off today in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. The session is taking place in a narrow format, Ar...
Armenia Sues Turkey for Role in Artsakh War
Armenia has filed a lawsuit against Turkey in the European Court of Human Rights alleging that Turkey provided assistance to Azerbaijan during la...
Aliyev family visits an Armenian church in Nij
Udi.az, the site of the “Albanian-Udi Christian community ”of Azerbaijan reports on Aliev's recent visit to the village of Nij located in the nor...
India-Armenia vs Pakistan-Azerbaijan: The Repercussions of the Indo-Pakistani Dispute on the Caucasian Conflict
Since the independence of Armenia (1991), relations between Armenia and India have developed in various fields (culture, high technologies, admitting...
Understanding the Region: CSTO
EVN Report has released a video titled "Understing the Region: The Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO)." The video delves into various...
Geography is Inescapable
The relationship between Russians and Armenians has been a centuries-long one that has seen the incorporation of Armenian lands into the Russian Empi...
ECHR Grand Chamber to Examine Cases Filed by Armenia, Azerbaijan Against Each Other
The ECHR Grand Chamber has accepted for consideration the complaints of Armenia and Azerbaijan against each other on charges of violations of the Eur...
Iran’s Rouhani Upbeat On Accord at Talks to Lift Sanctions
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday he was optimistic over talks to revive the 2015 nuclear deal with world powers and suggested a ...
Azerbaijan Faces Revenue Cuts As Gas Exports to Turkey Halted
In spite of the warm political ties between the two states, Ankara appears in no great hurry to renew the contract, believing it holds the upper hand...
Bayram Mammadov, former political prisoner under Aliyevi regime, found dead in Istanbul
Bayram Mammadov was formerly arrested for vandalizing the statue of current Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev's father and former head of Azerba...
Azerbaijani Side Prevents the Entry of Armenian Pilgrims to Dadivank
On April 25, the Azerbaijani side prevented the entry of 25 Armenian pilgrims to Dadivank where the ordination ceremony was foreseen by the serva...
US State Department Recommended to include Turkey and Azerbaijan on Special Watch List for “engaging in or tolerating severe violations of religious freedom”
According to the official website and annual 2021 report of the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, Turkey and Azerbaija...
Turkey Says any U.S. Recognition of Armenian ‘Genocide’ Would Further Harm Ties
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday that any move by U.S. President Joe Biden to recognise the 1915 mass killings of Armenians ...
Wax Figures of Armenian Soldiers of Baku Trophy “Park” Were Intentionally Sculpted to the “ugliest representations”, the Azeri Sculptors Said
According to an interview on Oxu.az with the sculptors who sculpted intentionally ugly Armenian soldiers chained, imprisoned, noosed, in pain, or...
Trophy “Park” in Baku Offers Free Entry to Kids
The Trophy Park that was inaugurated in Baku by the Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has posted their entrance prices. The prices are almost a ...
Armenian Community of Georgia Organizes Armenian Genocide Exhibition on Freedom Square, Tbilisi
An exhibition of photographs titled "Genocide of the Armenian Nation" was displayed on Freedom Square in Tbilisi. The exhibition featured photogr...
Canada Cancels All Arms Export Permits to Turkey
Canada scrapped export permits for drone technology to Turkey on Monday after concluding the equipment had been used by Azerbaijani forces fighti...
Pro-Azeri Syrian Mercenaries Face International Terrorism, Murder Charges in Armenia
The Armenian authorities have completed the investigation into the criminal case involving two captured Syrian citizens who were fighting for the...
Protests in Major Cities Against Azerbaijan
From Place De La Republique in Paris to the California State Capitol in Sacramento, to Wilshire Blvd. in Los Angeles and Berlin’s Hubertusalle,...
Cypriot Religious Leaders Condemn Armenian Church Techno Party
Earlier on the 7th of April, the Religious Leaders of Cyprus released a joint statement condemning the techno party which took place at the Armen...
Italian PM refers to Erdogan as “dictator”, says he humiliated EC President Ursula von der Leyen
Earlier on Thursday, Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi has blamed Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for the humiliation faced by the Europ...