Did Russians transfer $800 mln worth of arms to Armenia?

On January 8, MediaForum.az uploaded what looks like a two-page secret unsigned undated attachment on the letterhead of a Russian general – Viacheslav Golovchenko, deputy commander of the Russian forces in the Caucasus – that lists the types of weapons allegedly transferred from Russian base in Armenia to Armenian defense ministry. The document, which contains at least two typos and looks more like forgery than real,  lists as transferred: 21 tanks; 61 armored combat vehicles;…

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Scientists uncover oldest known human brain from old world in Armenian cave

Scientists have uncovered in an Armenian cave what may be the oldest preserved human brain from an ancient society, which dates back to 6,000 years. The cave overlooks southeastern Armenia’s Arpa River, just across the border from Iran. The researchers found a trio of Copper Age human skulls, each buried in a separate niche inside the three-chambered, 600-square-meter cave. The skulls belonged to 12- to 14-year-old girls, according to anatomical analyses conducted independently by three…

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