Independent Egyptian MP Mostafa Bakri said that he and 336 MPs have called on parliament to approve a draft resolution in favor of recognizing the death of 1.5 million Armenians at the hands of the Ottoman state in 1915 as a genocide.
A memorandum of understanding was signed between Tumo Center for Creative Technologies and Koghb Education, Culture and Sports Development Fund on opening a Tumo center in the northeastern village of Koghb.
The negotiations on the restoration of Russian-Turkish relations will begin on Tuesday, July 26 at the level of ministries.
Armenia and the European Union have made further progress in ongoing negotiations on a new agreement to deepen their political and economic ties, a senior Armenian government official said on Tuesday.
Iran’s oil minister, Bijan Zanganeh, has announced that on the basis of a new agreement between Tehran and Yerevan, Iranian gas will be transferred to Georgia through Armenia.
Nagorno-Karabakh President’s Spokesperson David Babayan said regardless of happenings in Baku, the Armenian side is always ready.
While Turkish Foreign Minister announced on Monday that the country will threaten ties with the U.S., European Union Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said Turkey is in no position to become an EU member any time soon.
Turkey ordered the detention of 42 journalists on Monday, broadcaster NTV reported, under a crackdown following a failed coup that has targeted more than 60,000 people, drawing fire from the European Union.
On July 23, Armenian serviceman Arsen Arakelian was killed while serviceman Mher Ziloyan was wounded in a shooting from the Azerbaijani side.
The Armenian Revolutionary Federation-Dashnaktsutyun Supreme Body of Armenia issued an announcement Friday decrying the armed standoff that has been going on in Yerevan for six days.