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News Armenia » Government: Fuel Prices In Armenia Rise Further

News channel or source: http://asbarez.com/169977/fuel-prices-in-armenia-rise-further/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The prices of pressurized natural gas, used by most vehicles in the country, as well as some essential foodstuffs have also gone up in recent months, prompting strong criticism of the Armenian government from opposition politicians and many ordinary citizens.

News Armenia » Government: Taner Akçam’s new book includes ‘smoking gun’ of Armenian Genocide

News channel or source: http://www.armradio.am/en/2018/01/22/taner-akcams-new-book-includes-smoking-gun-of-armenian-genocide/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

In his groundbreaking new book, “Killing Orders: Talat Pasha’s Telegrams and the Armenian Genocide,” due out in March, Clark University historian Taner Akçam destroys the Turkish government’s denial strategy, according to an article by Angela ...

News Armenia » Government: Armenia: Uneven Record on Human Rights

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/01/18/armenia-uneven-record-human-rights
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

“Despite alarming statistics on domestic violence, the Armenian government hasn’t done enough to protect and support survivors,” said Giorgi Gogia, South Caucasus director at Human Rights Watch. “The recent law on family violence is a step ...

News Armenia » Government: Why Armenia wants Russian troops off its state borders?

News channel or source: https://www.azernews.az/aggression/125895.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

There is one more technical detail important enough for both the Armenian government and the opposition as they immediately unite when it concerns Azerbaijan. In the event Azerbaijan commences full-scale cleaning of its territories from Armenian military ...

News Armenia » Government: Armenia to ban import of right-hand drive cars from April

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-01/12/c_136891520.htm
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

YEREVAN, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) -- The Armenian government will ban the import of right-hand drive cars from April 1 this year, the country's ministry of transport said on Thursday. According to the authorities, there are about 36,000 right-hand drive cars ...

News Armenia » Government: Armenian President Nominates Ex-PM As His Successor

News channel or source: https://www.rferl.org/a/armenia-president-nomination-sarkisian-armen-serzh/28984771.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Following a referendum in December 2015, Armenia changed its form of government from a semipresidential to a parliamentary republic. As a result, presidential veto powers are being stripped from the post and the presidency is being downgraded to a ...

News Armenia » Government: Armenia To Ban Import And Sales Of Right-Hand Drive Vehicles After JDM Import Surge

News channel or source: http://www.carscoops.com/2018/01/armenia-to-ban-import-and-sales-of.html
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

The Armenian government will ban the import and sales of right-hand drive cars from April 1 this year due to concerns with the increasing number of RHD vehicles hitting local streets. Xinhua Net reports that roughly 13,000 right-hand drive vehicles were ...

News Armenia » Government: Armenian president proposes ex-PM as successor in March vote

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-armenia-president/armenian-president-proposes-ex-pm-as-successor-in-march-vote-idUSKBN1F81RF
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

Sarksyan, 62, leader of the RPA and president since 2008, has repeatedly denied the constitutional changes were engineered to allow him to retain domination over Armenian politics. Many Armenians accuse the government of corruption and of mishandling the ...

News Armenia » Government: Nationalization of sustainable development goals in Armenian government’s agenda

News channel or source: https://armenpress.am/eng/news/918916/
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

YEREVAN, JANUARY 15, ARMENPRESS. The nationalization of sustainable development goals, the combination of own economy and public capacities and in this context the issue of appropriateness is in the Armenian government’s agenda, Vice Prime Minister Vache ...

News Armenia » Government: Historian Taner Akçam’s new book includes "smoking gun" of Armenian Genocide

News channel or source: http://historynewsnetwork.org/article/168025
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

Turkey has always denied the Armenian Genocide carried out by the Ottoman government beginning in 1915. While decades of scholarly research has decisively established the systematic annihilation of Armenians, the scarcity of direct evidence has allowed the ...