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Ashot Melikyan, Head of the Committee to Protect Freedom of Expression. (Photo: Committee to Protect Freedom of Expression)
6 Aug 20
Disinformation – sometimes spread by medical experts - has become a serious public health threat.
Richard Giragosian, Director of the Regional Studies Center, at a conference in Tbilisi, Georgia organised by the Strategic Policy Institute. (Photo: Strategic Policy Institute)
3 Aug 20
Experts say that a virtual war of words increasingly accompanies the conflict.
Ani Ovannisyan pictured near her base. (Photo: Arshaluys Mghdesyan)
27 Jul 20
State encouraging more female participation in country’s military.
30 Jun 20
Critics say that officials relaxed restrictions far too early.
Ani Samsonyan from the opposition party Bright Armenia. (Photo courtesy of A. Samsonyan)
22 Jun 20
Civil society groups call for the political echelons to rein in their rhetoric.
Nelly Duryan, who heads the police department that works to protect juveniles’ rights and combat domestic violence, said that there had been no increase in reports of abuse. (Photo: Armenia Polie Department)
4 Jun 20
Campaigners warn that government statistics showing no rise in abuse do not reflect reality.
Armenian Deputy Prime Minister Mher Grigoryan meets with Alexey Miller, Gazprom's Chairman of the Management Committee and Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors. (Photo: Gazprom)
26 May 20
Pashinyan appeals to Putin for support in resolving dispute with Gazprom.
Anahit Voskanyan, a doctor and the deputy director of the Sirmed medical centre. (Photo courtesy of A Voskanyan)
11 May 20
Country goes back to work, even though infections continue to rise.
Lilit Makunts, head of the ruling My Step faction during the session of the National Assembly on March 31, 2020. (Photo: Parliament of Armenia)
16 Apr 20
Civil society fears that new laws lack oversight and violate the confidentiality of personal data.
A cabinet meeting held to discuss the referendum. (Photo: Press Office of the Government of Armenia)
28 Mar 20
Flagship vote put on back burner while country deals with Covid-19.

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