Early to build a Babel tower

Azat Artsakh – Republic of Nagorno Karabakh March 19 2004 EARLY TO BUILD A BABEL TOWER The opposition of Armenia was too much inspired by the `rose revolution’ in Georgia and even took `independent’ steps in the form of addresses deviating from the official position at the PACE meeting. Paying attention to the words of […]

Classical Score; In Armenia, discovering the past and the present

BPI Entertainment News Wire March 22, 2004, Monday 01:18 PM Eastern Time Classical Score ; In Armenia, discovering the past and the present By ANASTASIA TSIOULCAS, Billboard Armenian composer Tigran Mansurian is a man of passion and intensity. Whether discussing his friendship with Dmitri Shostakovich, describing his childhood in Beirut, Lebanon, or recounting the influence […]

Insider notes from United Press International for March 22

United Press International March 22, 2004 Monday 13:11 PM Eastern Time UPI Hears … WASHINGTON, March 22 (UPI) Insider notes from United Press International for March 22, 2004 An increasing issue for the Pentagon as it extends its global military presence is its “Status of Forces Agreement” (SOFA) with the host country. SOFA agreements are […]

Round table on problems of Radio & TV

Azat Artsakh – Republic of Nagorno Karabakh March 19 2004 ROUND TABLE ON PROBLEMS OF RADIO AND TV Within the framework of the program `Maintenance of Democracy in the South Caucasus through Freedom of Speech’ Stepanakert Press Club and the international organization `Article 19′ organized a round table on March 16 on the topic `Public […]

Adzharia: All Quiet for Now

Moscow Times, Russia March 23 2004 Adzharia: All Quiet for Now By Pavel Felgenhauer After six days of high tension, the confrontation between the authorities in Tbilisi and the autonomous republic of Adzharia ended after face-to-face talks in Batumi between Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili and Adzharian leader Aslan Abashidze. The settlement involved an apparent climb […]

Chess: Clash of titans to come

THE DAILY TELEGRAPH(LONDON) March 22, 2004, Monday Clash of titans to come By Malcolm Pein A FINAL between former world champion Garry Kasparov and former title challenger Nigel Short is a possibility as both got through to the semi-finals of the Reykjavik Rapid. Short is in the top half of the draw and faces Russian […]

ARKA News Agency – 03/22/2004

ARKA News Agency March 22 2004 RA President Robert Kocharian released prosecutors of several Yerevan communities from taking positions Conversebank (Armenia) expands branches’ network Command-staff exercises of RA Armed Forces to take place at all territory of Armenia on March 23-27 ********************************************************************* RA PRESIDENT ROBERT KOCHARIAN RELEASED PROSECUTORS OF SEVERAL YEREVAN COMMUNITIES FROM TAKING POSITIONS […]

OSCE assists Armenia to attract foreign investment at London event

Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe Office in Yerevan 22 March 2004 OSCE Office assists Armenia to attract foreign investment at London event YEREVAN, 22 March 2004 – Perspectives of the Armenian Mining Industry were the focus of discussions at the International Investment Forum held last week in London. The Forum was organized jointly […]

ASBAREZ Online [03-22-2004]

ASBAREZ ONLINE TOP STORIES 03/22/2004 TO ACCESS PREVIOUS ASBAREZ ONLINE EDITIONS PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT <;HTTP:// 1) Aliyev, Oskanian Exchange Jabs on Karabagh 2) Command Staff Exercises in Armenia 3) EU’s Talvitie Visit to Armenia 4) Kocharian Removes Additional Senior Prosecutors 5) Mekhitarian School Celebrates 25th, Honors Father Augustine’s Contributions 1) Aliyev, Oskanian Exchange […]

US influence seen in Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan Caspian cooperation

Paper says US influence seen in Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan Caspian cooperation Karavan web site, Almaty 5 Mar 04 Text of article by Dosym Satpayev, director of the Risk Assessment Group, entitled “Will there be a Caspian duet?” published by Kazakh newspaper Karavan web site on 5 March; subheadings inserted editorially While Aliyev Sr late President Heydar […]