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5 Sep 14
Government decides to draw more water from already overstretched resources.
Armenian foreign minister Eduard Nalbandyan hands newly-elected Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan an invitation to attend the 100th-anniversary Armenian Genocide Remembrance in Yerevan next year. (Photo: Armenian foreign ministry website)
4 Sep 14
Move seen as tentative step towards reviving diplomatic process.
Samvel Martirorsyan, a blogger and information security specialist at the Media Center in Yerevan. (Photo: Media Center)
1 Sep 14
Heightened tensions lead to online battles, disinformation and website takedowns.
Yezidis protest outside the Armenia government building on August 7. (Photo: Boris Murazi)
22 Aug 14
Some argue that Armenians have a special responsibility to help given their own tragic history.
Vladimir Putin meeting Ilham Aliyev and Serzh Sargsyan to discuss Karabakh. (Photo: Armenian president's office)
12 Aug 14
Sochi meeting comes amid rising tensions and worst violence in two decades.
One of many border areas that has seen civilian deaths amid the fragile peace. This is on the frontier between Armenia and Azerbaijan, not the “Line of Control“ around Karabakh. (Photo: Armenian defence ministry)
8 Aug 14
Rising numbers of casualties shake 20-year-old ceasefire agreement.
Artur Alexanyan, the champion wrestler allegedly assaulted in the incident. (Photo: Photolure agency)
7 Aug 14
Fears of attack on media freedoms after court rules information is needed to help solve serious crime.
Worshippers at an Armenian Apostolic Church service in Georgia. (Photo: Armenian Apostolic Church in Georgia)
7 Aug 14
Claims that Armenians were target of ethnic attack are disputed by eyewitnesses.
Dr Asya Mardanyan, head of the family medicine centre in Tavush region. (Photo: Lilit Arakelyan)
30 Jul 14
Health ministry plans new strategy to tackle high rates of malnourishment among under-fives.
Azerbaijani president Ilham Aliev (third from right) views a late-model Russian tank on Army Day, June 26, 2014. (Photo: Azerbaijani presidential website)
22 Jul 14
President Sargsyan issues unprecedented criticism of Moscow’s readiness to supply long-term foe Azerbaijan.