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Opposition rally in central Yerevan, October 24. (Photo: Photolure agency)
12 Nov 14
Even in anti-government mode, Prosperous Armenia party may poach elite insiders who see it as the better bet for the future.
French president Francois Hollande with Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan (left) and Serzh Sargsyan of Armenia (right). (Photo: French president’s office)
7 Nov 14
High-level meetings after a long break offer hope of new momentum in long-running negotiations on Karabakh.
Armenian president Serzh Sargsyan (left) meeting his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in May. (Photo: Armenian president's website)
27 Oct 14
As President Sargsyan stresses economic benefits of joining Russian-led bloc, others fear they are signing up to political union as well.
27 Oct 14
Two out of three local TV stations outside Yerevan won’t get channels on public-service digital system.
Business owners protest outside the government building in Yerevan, September 29. (Photo: Photolure agency).
24 Oct 14
Government backtracks on the timing of new tax rules after protests by small businesses.
Armenian president Serzh Sargsyan. (Photo: Photolur agency)
16 Oct 14
President Sargsyan says 2009 accords could be withdrawn from parliament, signalling end to hopes of ratifying them one day.
Catholicos Aram I addressing the Armenian diaspora conference in Yerevan, September. (Photo: Photolure agency)
6 Oct 14
Case will come as Armenians mark 100th anniversary of mass killings.
1 Oct 14
Fears that appeal court ruling will open the way to pressure on journalists to reveal their sources.
Moscow State University’s original building, reconstructed after the fire of 1812. (Photo: A. Savin/Wikimedia Commons)
26 Sep 14
Decision to open a branch of Moscow university seen as attempt to strengthen Russia's hand in the country.
An abandoned village school in Armenia. (Photo: Arevik Sahakyan)
24 Sep 14
Falling numbers of pupils mean many have to travel further for their education.