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Protests in Yerevan against proposed changes to maternity pay, December 2010. (Photo: Nazik Armenakyan)
Arpi Makhsudyan, Sara Khojoyan
27 May 11
Many believe NGOs are the real area where lobbying for policy changes is effective.
Armenia attracts many tourists from Iran in search of a break and a relaxation of the rules they live under at home. (Photo: Nazik Armenakyan)
Arpi Makhsudyan
29 Oct 10
Close enough to have some things in common, Armenia is rapidly becoming a popular destination for holidaymakers from Iran.
The presidents of Russia and Armenia presidents (centre) attend a ceremony on August 20 at which their defence ministers sign an agreement extending the Russian lease on a military base in Armenia. (Photo: Azat Gevorgyan)
Arpi Makhsudyan
20 Aug 10
Critics say security partnership serves Russian aims far more than Armenian interests.
Armenian justice minister Gevorg Danielyan says unregistered children are vulnerable, not only to poverty, but also to exploitation by criminal groups. (Photo: Arpi Makhsudyan)
Arpi Makhsudyan
17 May 10
Activists warn that unregistered Armenian children left in legal limbo and vulnerable to exploitation.