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Arshaluis Mghdesyan

Arshaluis Mghdesyan

Arshaluis Mghdesyan is a freelance journalist in Armenia

Stories by the author

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.
Arshaluis Mghdesyan
20 Nov 15
Russia’s desire to increase its military role in Armenian airspace may be connected to differences with Turkey on Syria.
A pipeline supplying Armenia with natural gas. (Photo: Photolure)
Arshaluis Mghdesyan
15 Sep 15
Extra capacity to export electricity to Iran will not make Armenia an independent player in energy markets.