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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.
Khadija Ismayil. (Photo courtesy of Kh. Ismayil)
2 Sep 15
As Khadija Ismayil is given a seven-and-a-half year jail term, she tells judges that witnesses were pressured and testimony based on coercion and forgery.
28 Aug 15
Officials agree to clear waterways and give communities on both sides the water they need for their crops.
A view of the mountains in Mardakert, 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.
Police advance on demonstrators in Mingechevir. August 22, 2015. (Photo: Islam Shihkali)
27 Aug 15
Outburst of popular anger follows death of suspect shortly after arriving at police station.
26 Aug 15
University enrolment is up for Armenians and Azerbaijanis, but programmes to teach them Georgian still need work.
The Russian army base at Gyumri. (Photo: Armine Martirosyan)
24 Aug 15
Murder trial still to take place in an Armenian court.
24 Aug 15
Orange sells local subsidiary to a company with shareholder links to the finance minister.
Open-cast manganese mine at Rgani. (Photo: Oliko Tsiskarishvili)
18 Aug 15
As locals say air quality is poor and water is unsafe to drink, a mining firm says it’s taking practical steps towards cleaner production.
18 Aug 15
Activists warn that plan might contaminate country’s most important water source.

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