Armenia

21 December 2017
Armenia Braces for Rockabye Robots Premium

Perfect for harried parents, Cribby promises to do everything but change diapers.

 
24 November 2017
Armenia, EU to Ink Landmark Pact Premium

Eastern Partnership summit also expected to see UK’s May pledge funds to counter ‘hostile’ Russia.

 
25 October 2017
Armenia Turns Spotlight on Domestic Violence Premium

Parliament could soon consider bill to boost legal protection for violence victims despite opposition by conservative groups.

 
11 October 2017
Armenia Tries to Reduce Sex Imbalance Premium

Recent trends show the country might be on the way toward improving an alarming sex ratio imbalance among newborns.

 
9 October 2017
Quarrel Over Bodies Found in Historic Georgian Church Premium

Confrontation underlines the sometimes tetchy relations between Georgians and the sizeable Armenian minority.

 
20 September 2017
Twin Peaks Creator Takes the Caucasus Premium

David Lynch plans to launch film festival and cinematography institute in Georgia. 

 
12 September 2017
Singing from the Heart

Despite being stripped of its funding after the collapse of the Soviet Union, Yerevan’s famed blind choir is still fighting for its existence. From JAMnews.

By Gayane Mkrtchyan
 
17 August 2017
Eurasian Union Luster Starts to Fade in Armenia

While Russia remains Armenia’s guarantor of security and most important trading partner, resentment over the hugely unequal relationship is growing. From JAMnews. 

By Naira Hayrumyan
 
15 August 2017
Armenian Forces Reportedly Attacked by Israel-Made Drone Premium

Arms maker denies it tried to bomb Armenian positions in a sales pitch to Azerbaijan’s military.

 
11 August 2017
The Deep Delights of Old Goris

With cave dwellings going back centuries, the picturesque Armenian town has all it takes to be a popular tourist attraction. From JAMnews. 

 

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