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IRANIAN HOUSE CHURCH PASTOR FLEES COUNTRY TO US, NOW PLANTS CHURCHES IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA Alabama Baptist Released March 7 2014 February 27, 2014 For four years between 2005 and 2009, Iranian house church pastor Ara Torosian faced sporadic yet consistent physical and emotional abuse at the hands of his government.
SERZH SARGSYAN TO OVERSEE FISH PRODUCTION IN LAKE SEVAN: NEWSPAPER 03.07.2014 13:17 epress.am The Government of Armenia in its meeting yesterday decided to appoint Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan's chief advisor Aram Gharibyan as the chair of the Board of Trustees of the fisheries program in Sevan.
Enlarge Photo Armen Gevorgyan Villagers demanded to take away the huge pipes and equipment brought to the site, even though Aragatsotn governor Sargis Sahakyan visited one the communities and said that the pipes were for rehabilitation, not for construction of a new plant.
ACTIVISTS PROTESTING MANDATORY PENSION SYSTEM DETAINED BY YEREVAN POLICE 03.07.2014 17:04 epress.am Another protest by pressure group Dem Em against the mandatory funded pensions system outside the RA Ministry of Finance building earlier today turned tense.
VAZGEN MANUKIAN: JOINING CUSTOMS UNION DOES NOT MEAN ARMENIA ABANDONS EU PATH Agerpres, Bucharest, Romania March 6, 2014 Thursday Agerpres, Bucharest, Romania March 06--BUCHAREST -- Last year's decision by Armenia to join the Eurasian Customs Union led by Russia was motivated by security considerations, but Yerevan has not abandoned the European ... (more)
The Egg continues to present music from all around the world. The latest addition to the concert calendar is the Armenian Piano Concert, a performance of piano duets by Susanna Kirakosyan and Marina Abrahamyan , laureates of the International Contest-Festival and piano teachers at the Komitas Yerevan State Conservatory and Tchaikovsky Music School ... (more)
YEREVAN, March 7. / ARKA /. Several hundreds young Armenians who protested earlier today outside the finance ministry building in Yerevan against a new pension scheme have marched to the police headquarters demanding that police release six activists detained earlier.
Women's blue jeans on mannequins are skillfully worked with sand paper to get the partly worn-out effect of almost white faded-blue.
Ukraine -- Pro-Ukrainian activists sing the state anthem during q rally in the center of the eastern city of Kharkiv, March 6, 2014 Official Yerevan has reacted very cautiously to the dramatic developments in Ukraine, with President Serzh Sarkisian expressing serious concern and calling for dialogue between conflicting parties.
Heads and farmers of several villages of Aragatsotni region, who blocked Aparan-Yerevan on Thursday in protest against the construction of a hydroelectric plant near their communities, today met with Vladimir Gasparyan, Chief of the Armenian Police, the press service of the RA Police told Aravot.am.
Yeghia Nersisyan, a member of Pre-parliament civil initiative who was beaten up during yesterday's protest on Ashtarak-Aparan highway, says he doesn't regret about the incident as the protest gave results.
The action of protest organized by I'm Against! public interest groups in front of the Finance Ministry of Armenia is spiraling into a clash with police.
YEREVAN, March 7. /ARKA/. Serbian Foreign Minister Ivan Mrkic arrives in Yerevan on Sunday for a three-day official visit at his Armenian counterpart, Edward Nalbandyan's invitation, the Armenian foreign ministry's press office reported on Friday.