Posts Tagged ‘Armenia’

Iran-Armenia economic ties long-lasting

TEHRAN- Armenian Ambassador to Tehran Artashes Toumanian said that Iran and Armenia enjoy an old economic relation. The envoy made the remarks in a meeting with the businessmen and traders of Iran’s central Markazi province and the members of the chamber of commerce of Arak (the center of Markazi) in his trip to the city […]

Armenia welcomes setting up joint technology park with Iran

Armenia welcomes setting up joint technology park with Iran – Tehran%20Times TEHRAN – Armenia has welcomed the idea of establishing a joint technology park with Iran as a step to help Iranian-made products find their way to the Eurasian market. The issue was discussed during a meeting between Armenia’s acting Minister of Economy Vahan Kerobyan and […]

Armenia PM steps down to clear way for early elections

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan stepped down on Sunday ahead of an early general election he called following criticism over his handling of last year’s conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh.Pashinyan, who was swept to power in pro-democracy protests in 2018, had been under pressure to resign since ethnic Armenians lost territory in fighting in and around the […]

Turkey summons U.S. ambassador over Biden Armenia genocide recognition

Turkey’s foreign ministry has summoned the U.S. Ambassador in Ankara to protest the U.S. decision to mark the deportation and killing of Armenians during the Ottoman Empire as “genocide.” Deputy Foreign Minister Sedat Onal met with David Satterfield late Saturday to express Ankara’s strong condemnation. “The statement does not have legal ground in terms of […]

Armenia’s parliament votes to lift martial law ahead of June elections

Armenia has moved to lift martial law, introduced at the end of September at the start of the war with Azerbaijan for control of the breakaway region of Nagorno-Karabakh. This decision, approved by 118 of the 132 deputies in parliament, is part of an agreement between Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and the opposition to defuse […]

Armenia’s Greatest Military Leader: Vardan Mamikonian And His Dynasty

Vardan Mamikonian was an Armenian military leader who lived between the 4 th and 5 th centuries AD. He is best-known for leading the Armenians against the Sassanians at the Battle of Avarayr in 451 AD. Although the Sassanians emerged triumphant, it was a Pyrrhic victory for them. In the long run, it was a victory for […]

Armenia’s Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan accuses military chiefs of ‘attempted coup’

Armenia’s prime minister accused top military officers on Thursday of attempting a coup after they demanded he step down, adding fuel to monthslong protests calling for his resignation following the nation’s conflict with Azerbaijan over the Nagorno-Karabakh region. “What happened today is that some people tried to put our military staff in a non-democratic process […]

Holocaust memorial in Yerevan, Armenia vandalized

The “To Live and Not Forget” Holocaust memorial in the Armenian city of Yerevan was desecrated with paint sprayed all over the Hebrew writings. The memorial was built to honor both the Holocaust and the Armenian Genocide victims and consists of two primary pillars, with “To Live and Not Forget: To the Memory of the […]

MPs call on Dutch government to recognise 1915 Armenia massacre as genocide

Dutch MPs have urged the country’s government to officially recognise the 1915 massacre of Armenians as genocide. Between 1915 and 1917, an estimated 1.5 million Armenian citizens were driven from their homes and murdered by the Ottoman Empire, alongside other Christian minorities. In 2018, Dutch lawmakers in the lower house of parliament voted overwhelmingly to […]

Iranian tech delegation aims to promote products in Armenia

TEHRAN – A delegation comprising representatives of 40 Iranian knowledge-based companies are scheduled to visit Armenia with the aim of promoting their technological products and expand the market in the neighboring country. Organized by the vice presidency for science and technology, the four-day visit will be held from February 16-19, ISNA reported on Monday. On […]

RH – The Velvet Revolution: War/Genocide Against Christian Armenia, w/ Matt Johnson

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Iran, Armenia seeking enhanced technological co-op

TEHRAN – Iranian Vice-President for Science and Technology, Sourena Sattari, met with Armenian Economy Minister Vahan Kerobyan in Tehran on Wednesday to discuss ways to expand technological cooperation. Praising Iran’s scientific and technological achievements, Kerobyan expressed readiness to use Iranian expertise in technology and stated that Armenia also serves Iran in this area. “We strongly […]

In Azerbaijan, Jewish soldiers are poster children of war with Armenia

For decades, Rabbi Zamir Isayev has prayed on Shabbat mornings for the government of his native Azerbaijan, a Muslim-majority nation situated northwest of Iran. Amid the recent deadly fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan over disputed territory, he has added a special prayer for the well-being of Azerbaijan’s soldiers, which he follows up with his regular […]

Turkey can open border if Armenia takes steps for peace – Erdogan

ANKARA/BAKU – Turkey could open its border gates to Armenia if Yerevan takes positive steps for regional peace, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday, adding he discussed forming a six-country regional cooperation platform with his Azeri counterpart. Erdogan, in Baku to mark Azerbaijan’s victory in a war over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh enclave, earlier renewed a […]

Churches ‘Race Against Time’ to Save Needy Children in Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict Zone

Photo Credit: Slavic Gospel Association/Facebook LOVES PARK, Ill. (Missions Box) — Courageous churches on the edge of an active war zone are in a race against time to save the lives of children as bitter winter weather looms. Members of evangelical churches near the disputed mountainous enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh — straddling Armenia and Azerbaijan — are […]

Azerbaijan shoots down Russian helicopter in Armenia, no Repercussions as Usual

    So the Muslim Azeri Turks shot down a Russian helicopter in Armenia and they admitted and apologized. Problem is so many are shooting down Russian planes and helicopters and there’s never any repercussions. Russia should have a doctrine similar to this: 1 Russian life = 100 non-Russian lives. This is what I would […]

Two soldiers die after Russian helicopter shot down in Armenia

Russia said on Monday that one of its military helicopters was shot down in Armenia, near the border with Azerbaijan, killing two servicemen and wounding another. Azerbaijan has claimed responsibility for the incident and apologised to Russia. The incident occurred near the border with the Azerbaijan exclave of Nakhchivan. Armenian and Azerbaijani forces have been […]

Disunited by genocide: How Armenia’s relations with Israel have come to a dead end

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US, Turkey And Israel Fuel Forgotten War Between Armenia And Azerbaijan

Above photo: October 20, 2020. Soldiers of the Nagorno-Karabakh Defence Army with a mortar in a trench. Sergei Bobylev/TASS via Getty Images. While media focuses on the 2020 U.S. election, a reignited “frozen conflict” over the disputed territory of Nagorno-Karabakh has human rights watchdogs sounding the alarm. Since Sept. 27, fighting in the disputed south Caucasus […]

Guess Who Arms Both Azerbaijan And Armenia

NOTE: This article exposes the United States arming conflicts around the world, particularly in the current war between Armenia and Azerbaijan. In the United States, weapons manufacturers are for-profit entities, so conflict is good for their bottom line. We should not be surprised. This article also uses the Freedom House scoring of “global freedom,” which […]

Nagorno-Karabakh: Armenia and Azerbaijan announce ‘humanitarian truce’ after civilian casualties

Armenia and Azerbaijan have announced a “humanitarian truce” from Saturday midnight, according to statements by the foreign ministries of both countries. The announcement comes after the sides accused each other of attacking residential areas, as violence over the Nagorno-Karabakh region raged on. “The Republic of Armenia and the Republic of Azerbaijan have agreed on a […]

Turkey Allied with Azerbaijan Against Armenia in Nagorno-Karabakh

By Stephen Lendman Global Research, October 15, 2020 Months of planning preceed preemptive wars. Since July, Turkish and Azeri troops participated in joint air and ground military exercise. Most often these type drills are defensive. They’re conducted to prepare for possible attacks on the territory of participating nations. Azeris launched war on Armenia in Nagorno-Karabakh (NK […]

Reported death toll in Armenia-Azerbaijan clashes about 600

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Nagorno-Karabakh: Armenia and Azerbaijan accuse each other of violating ceasefire

Armenia and Azerbaijan accused each other of violating a temporary ceasefire within minutes of it coming into force on Saturday. The two countries agreed to a truce on Friday evening after 11-hour talks chaired by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow. The ceasefire, to allow for the exchange of prisoners and the recovery of […]

Turkey says it will support Azerbaijan both in talks and Combat against Armenia

    The clashes between Armenia and Azerbaijan in Nagorno-Karabakh have entered their eleventh day, with both sides accusing each other of breaching the ceasefire. Russia, the US, France, Germany, and other countries have called for a return to negotiations. Turkey, meanwhile, has stated it will support Azerbaijan “both in talks and combat”. Stepanakert, the […]

Armenia and Azerbaijan agree to Russian peace talks

Posted on October 9, 2020 by martyrashrakat By News Desk -2020-10-09 BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:00 A.M.) – The spokesperson for the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova confirmed to reporters that Azerbaijan and Armenia have agreed to participate  in the consultations that will be held in Moscow on the Nagorno Karabakh conflict. Zakharova said, “Baku and Yerevan have confirmed […]

Leader’s aide calls on Armenia to retreat from Azerbaijani territory

Source October 6, 2020 – 15:20 TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, has called on Armenia to return the occupied parts of the Republic of Azerbaijan, including seven cities. “The war between Azerbaijan and Armenia, two neighbors of Iran, and some developments such as […]

Video: A Conspiracy Against Armenia? The Role of the Pashinyan Government

By South Front Global Research, October 07, 2020 South Front 6 October 2020 The Armed Forces of Azerbaijan supported by Turkey continue their large-scale offensive to capture the contested Nagorno-Karabakh region from Armenian forces. Following the gains of the previous days, when Azerbaijani forces captured the towns of Talish, Jabrayil and Mataghis, they developed momentum in the […]

What roles do Russia and Turkey play in the Azerbaijan-Armenia conflict

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Nagorno-Karabakh: Heavy fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan over contested region

Armenia and Azerbaijan said heavy fighting is continuing in their conflict over the separatist territory of Nagorno-Karabakh. Meanwhile, Azerbaijan’s president said late Saturday that his troops had taken a village. Fighting that started September 27 is some of the worst to afflict Nagorno-Karabakh and since the end of a 1994 war that left the region […]

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