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EU external affairs commissioner Catherine Ashton with Armenian president Serzh Sargsyan. (Photo: Photolure agency)
8 Aug 13
Immediate effect will be to ease visa process; broader trade benefits will come later.
Meskhetian pupils at a school in Ianeti, western Georgia. (Photo: Maia Avaliani)
26 Jul 13
Government says it’s speeding up processing of applications from ethnic minority members to come back to their old homeland.
Late-model Russian tanks on parade demonstrate Azerbaijan's purchasing power. (Photo: Official website of the president of  Azerbaijan)
25 Jul 13
Unable to match Baku’s big spending, Armenia relies on special relationship with Moscow.
24 Jul 13
Fears that discriminory attitudes in Russia will deny compatriate of fair trial in fatal crash case.
Premises of Georgia’s central bank. (Photo: Public Service Chamber website)
23 Jul 13
Protest mood increases as lenders call in unpaid debts.
Tamar Tashchyan with her husband Levon and their triplets. (Photo: Nazik Armenakyan)
23 Jul 13
Healthcare infrastructure not equipped for expectant mothers with mobility difficulties.
Healthcare centre in Yerevan. (Photo: Nazik Armenakyan)
22 Jul 13
Current levels of provision fail to relieve suffering of thousands of patients.
A pipeline supplying Armenia with natural gas. (Photo: Photolure)
10 Jul 13
Controversy as government considers ceding total control of gas distribution and sales network.
Seminary students at Etchmiadzin, seat of the Armenian Apostolic Church. (Photo: Nazik Armenakian)
10 Jul 13
Schools promote main Christian church to the detriment of other religions, critics say.
Armenian president Serzh Sargsyan with Russia's Vladimir Putin. (Photo: Armenian president's official website)
2 Jul 13
Some experts warn of dangers of getting too close to Moscow, others of abandoning its protection.