State of emergency to be prolonged by another month – some restrictions will be eased

Save Share  18:23, 5 August, 2020 YEREVAN, AUGUST 5, ARMENPRESS. State of emergency will be prolonged by another month in Armenia, which will be the last prolongation, Deputy Prime Minister, Commandant Tigran Avinyan said in a briefing following the session at the Commandant's Office. ARMENPRESS reports Avinyan emphasized that some of the restrictions will be […]

State of emergency to be prolonged by another month – some restrictions will be eased

Save Share  18:23, 5 August, 2020 YEREVAN, AUGUST 5, ARMENPRESS. State of emergency will be prolonged by another month in Armenia, which will be the last prolongation, Deputy Prime Minister, Commandant Tigran Avinyan said in a briefing following the session at the Commandant's Office. ARMENPRESS reports Avinyan emphasized that some of the restrictions will be […]

PM Pashinyan receives representatives of textile industry

Save Share  17:57, 5 August, 2020 YEREVAN, AUGUST 5, ARMENPRESS. Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan received representatives of companies involved in textile industry, ARMENPRESS was informed from the Office of the Prime Minister. The PM noted that the goal of the meeting is to point out the problems facing the sphere in the light […]

Asbarez: ANCA Calls for Emergency U.S. Assistance to Lebanon

August 5  2020 The ANCA national action campaign – anca.org/lebanon – calls for a robust relief, rebuilding, and development aid package for the people of Lebanon. Launches nationwide campaign – anca.org/Lebanon – urging the White House and Congress to take action WASHINGTON—In the aftermath of the powerful August 4 explosion in Beirut, which has left at least 100 […]

Asbarez: ARF Western U.S. Voices Solidarity with Lebanon

August 5  2020 Armenian Revolutionary Federation Western U.S. The Armenian Revolutionary Federation Western United States Central Committee expresses its solidarity with our community in Beirut and all of Lebanon and offers its sincere condolences to the families of the victims. The massive explosion that rocked Beirut on August 4 naturally has impacted the large Armenian […]

Asbarez: Western Prelacy Announcement on Beirut Tragedy

August 5  2020 Western Prelacy of the Armenian Apostolic Church of America logo “He is my refuge and my fortress; My God, in Him I will trust.”(Psalm 91:2) Our hearts are filled with sorrow following the explosion which rocked Beirut on the evening of Tuesday, August 4, 2020, resulting in hundreds of fatalities, thousands wounded, […]

RFE/RL Armenian Report – 08/05/2020

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 Government To Again Extend Coronavirus State Of Emergency Armenia — Masked police officers patrol streets of Yerevan, May 25, 2020. The government announced on Wednesday that it will extend a state of emergency by another month next week to continue containing the spread of the coronavirus in Armenia. Deputy Prime Minister […]

CivilNet: Six Armenians Die in Beirut Blast

CIVILNET.AM 5 August, 2020 22:17 ✓Six Armenians have died after a massive explosion in Beirut.  ✓Scuffles take place at the Amulsar mine sit in protest.  ✓288 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed.  ✓The investigation into the brawl between far right group leader Artur Danielyan and Parliament VP Alen Simonyan has concluded.  ✓Yerevan’s planned new […]

Armenia COVID-19: 196 new cases, 6 deaths in last 24 hours

Save Share  11:12, 4 August, 2020 YEREVAN, AUGUST 4, ARMENPRESS. 196 new COVID-19 cases have been recorded in Armenia in the last 24 hours, bringing the total cumulative number of confirmed infections to 39298. 6 people have died from coronavirus complications over the past day, the health ministry said. So far, there have been a […]

Two Armenian lawmakers to carry out observer mission in Belarus presidential polls

Save Share  14:47, 4 August, 2020 YEREVAN, AUGUST 4, ARMENPRESS. As part of the CIS Inter-Parliamentary Assembly’s International Observer Mission, Armenian Members of Parliament Alexei Sandikov (My Step bloc) and Armen Yeghiazaryan (Bright Armenia party) will depart for Belarus to carry out an observer mission in the upcoming presidential election in the country, the parliament’s […]