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Staff at the Ighdz social enterprise. (Photo: Arpi Harutyunyan)
2 Nov 15
Despite government efforts, day-to-day discrimination persists.
Republican Party members after winning a vote to put constitutional reforms to a referendum. (Photo: Photolure agency)
29 Oct 15
Opponents of proposed reforms say they will make Armenia less, not more democratic.
Mountain scene in Mardakert, Nagorny Karabakh. (Photo: Gayane Mirzoyan)
12 Oct 15
Just a "routine" spike in cross-border attacks, or something more ominous?
30 Sep 15
Traditionally close relationship marred by Russian arms sales to Azerbaijan and general economic woes.
Armenian president Serzh Sargsyan (left) with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin after signing the Eurasian Economic Treaty on October 10, 2014. (Photo: Armenian president's website)
24 Sep 15
Troubled regional environment plus domestic weakness leave trade in the doldrums.
A pipeline supplying Armenia with natural gas. (Photo: Photolure)
15 Sep 15
Extra capacity to export electricity to Iran will not make Armenia an independent player in energy markets.
A child from one of the Yezidi families now settled in Armenia. (Photo: Armine Martirosyan)
8 Sep 15
Although Armenia has a longstanding Yezidi community, only a handful of refugees have made it out of Iraq so far.
Arman Sahakyan (right) in court with his lawyer Maro Khachaturyan. (Photo: Nor Serund)
3 Sep 15
Concerns about legal loophole that excludes LGBT community from legal protections afforded to minorities.
Mountain scene in Mardakert, Nagorny Karabakh. (Photo: Gayane Mirzoyan)
28 Aug 15
Despite win in Europe’s human rights courts, political stalemate is likely to draw out the process of paying reparations to families displaced by war.
The Russian army base at Gyumri. (Photo: Armine Martirosyan)
24 Aug 15
Murder trial still to take place in an Armenian court.

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