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Arshaluis Mghdesyan

Arshaluis Mghdesyan

Arshaluis Mghdesyan is a freelance journalist in Armenia

Stories by the author

The Karadash Hill, from the Armenian border village of Chinari, where fighting took place between the two sides in July. (Photo: Arshaluis Mghdesyan)
Arshaluis Mghdesyan
27 Aug 20
Escalations shows that any short-term progress towards peace remains unlikely.
Ani Ovannisyan pictured near her base. (Photo: Arshaluys Mghdesyan)
Arshaluis Mghdesyan
27 Jul 20
State encouraging more female participation in country’s military.
CSTO session in Yerevan, Armenia, October 14, 2016. (Photo: Photolure)
Arshaluis Mghdesyan
7 Nov 16
Member states failed to appoint an Armenian as the bloc’s new general secretary.
Protesters panicked when the police began using stun grenades. (Photo: Nazik Armenakyan)
Arshaluis Mghdesyan
8 Aug 16
How a standoff between armed gunmen and the authorities turned into a symbol of popular discontent.
Airshow of the Russian Aerobatic Team at the Erebuni military airport, Yerevan. (Photo: Photolure Agency)
Arshaluis Mghdesyan
19 Jun 16
Fears that Moscow cannot be trusted as a guarantor of national security.
On April 5, Armenia´s government approved a draft law on the recognition of Nagorny Karabakh. (Photo Courtesy of Press Office of Armenian Government)
Arshaluis Mghdesyan, Nurgul Novruz
13 May 16
A draft law under consideration by parliament has been condemned as highly provocative.
A protest against Russian policy. (Photo: Photolure Agency)
Arshaluis Mghdesyan
19 Apr 16
The four-day April war has severely strained relations between the two countries.
Federica Mogherini with Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian. (Photo: EU External Action)
Arshaluis Mghdesyan
14 Apr 16
Association agreement may hinge on how Yerevan handles domestic political changes.
The Grand Bazaar in Tehran: the end of sanctions brings hope for economic growth. (Photo: Regina Jegorova-Askerova/IWPR Georgia)
Regina Jegorova-Askerova, Arshaluis Mghdesyan, Nurgul Novruz
15 Feb 16
The Islamic Republic's re-entry into international markets may inject new life into the region’s economy.
Gazprom office building in Yerevan. (Photo: Photolure)
Arshaluis Mghdesyan
5 Feb 16
Tehran’s re-entry into the gas market is changing the status quo.