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EU calls on Armenia and Azerbaijan to come to terms on the basis of Madrid Principles06.03.2012

EU calls on Armenia and Azerbaijan to come to terms on the basis of Madrid Principles

The European Union reconfirms its support to the Madrid Principles and calls on Armenia and Azerbaijan to come to terms on the basis of the mentioned principles, President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy said in a joint briefing with Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, Armenpress reports. "As you know, the European Union attaches high importance to strengthening and establishment of peace and stability," Herman Van Rompuy said, in this context highlighting the need for... more →

Vazgen Sargsyan05.03.2012

Vazgen Sargsyan

March 5th is Sparapet Vazgen Sargsyan’s birthday. Today he would have turned 53 years old. The desire to have an independent and democratic Armenia forced Vazgen Sarkisian, a writer and publicist, to take up arms and struggle for the implementation of the national dream. "Today we need not just soldiers but warriors with indomitable spirits ... And the century will be ours". This was Vazgen Sargsyan's battle cry addressed to his nation, friends and Yerkrapah... more →

Armenian National Assembly MP says shifting to complete majority election system out of date05.03.2012

Armenian National Assembly MP says shifting to complete majority election system out of date

 "The proposal on shifting to a complete majority system was a political show," MP from Republican Party of Armenia Hovhannes Sahakyan told the reporters. "The point is not the shift to a proportional or majority election system, but holding fair and transparent elections," stated the MP, considering shifting to complete majority election system out of date. RPA member reiterated that the RPA is not going to nominate businessman by proportional list but did not... more →

Traditional exhibition dedicated to Women's Day.05.03.2012

Traditional exhibition dedicated to Women's Day.

Today in the Artists’ Union of Armenia launched an exhibition dedicated to Women's Day March 8th. Similar exhibitions called “Spring Melodies” have been held for 4 years already with the joint efforts of RPA Women's Council and the Artists’ Union of Armenia. The exhibition featured 150 works by 120 authors. The event was attended by RPA Vice-Chairman, head of RPA parliamentary faction G. Sahakyan, RA Minister of Culture A. Pogosyan, Mayor of Yerevan, T.... more →

NA Speaker Samvel Nikoyan Awards a Group of Doctors with NA Medals of Honor and Diplomas03.03.2012

NA Speaker Samvel Nikoyan Awards a Group of Doctors with NA Medals of Honor and Diplomas

On March 3 the NA Speaker Samvel Nikoyan took part in the solemn opening of the conference organized in Yerevan Mkhitar Heratsi State Medical University. It was dedicated to the path passed by the military medicine and it was taking place within the framework of the 20th anniversary of the formation of the Armenian Army. In connection with the holiday the NA Speaker Samvel Nikoyan awarded a group of doctors with the NA Medals of Honor and diplomas for the medical aid shown in the Artsakh... more →

President Serzh Sargsyan will conduct a working visit to Brussels02.03.2012

President Serzh Sargsyan will conduct a working visit to Brussels

On March 5-7, President Serzh Sargsyan will conduct a working visit to Brussels. In the framework of the visit, the President will participate at the NATO Council+ Armenia session and will make a statement at the Konrad Adenauer Foundation. In Brussels, Serzh Sargsyan will also have a number of meetings. He will meet with the Secretary General of NATO Anders Fogh Rasmussen, President of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso, President of the EU Council Herman Van Rampuy, President... more →