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Armen Karapetyan

Armen Karapetyan

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Metsamor Nuclear Power Plant. (Photo: Photolure)
Armen Karapetyan
21 Sep 16
Move comes after 15 years of continuously rising charges.
Heavy fighting between the armies of Nagorny Karabakh and Azerbaijan on the frontline, April 3, 2016. (Photo: Photolure Agency)
Samira Ahmedbeyli, Armen Karapetyan
5 Apr 16
Dozens have been killed in most serious fighting since the 1994 ceasefire between Azerbaijan and Armenia.
View of Abovyan street from Republic square, Yerevan. (Photo: Hayk Bianjyan)
Armen Karapetyan
25 Mar 16
Experts worry about safety as well as the loss of local history.
(Photo: Courtesy of RA President's official website)
Armen Karapetyan
3 Mar 16
Alliance may be a sign of future challenges to Armenia’s democratic development.
Armenian tanks on manoeuvre in Karabakh. December 2015. (Photo: Armenian president's website)
Armen Karapetyan
24 Dec 15
At rare meeting, two presidents agree that current escalation is a bad thing, but will they do anything to stop it?
President Serzh Sargsyan casts his vote in the December 6 referendum. (Photo: Photolure agency)
Armen Karapetyan
14 Dec 15
Political opposition says referendum was fixed, and international monitors call for claims of widespread abuses to be investigated.
Republican Party members after winning a vote to put constitutional reforms to a referendum. (Photo: Photolure agency)
Armen Karapetyan
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)
Armen Karapetyan, Nurgul Novruz
12 Oct 15
Just a "routine" spike in cross-border attacks, or something more ominous?
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)
Armen Karapetyan
24 Sep 15
Troubled regional environment plus domestic weakness leave trade in the doldrums.
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and First Lady Mehriban Aliyeva look on from the stands during a taekwondo event at the European Games in Baku. June 19, 2015. (Photo: Matthias Hangst/Getty Images for BEGOC)
Lamiya Adilgizi, Armen Karapetyan
10 Jul 15
Armenians send a team, but get a hostile reception from flag-waving crowds.