It is difficult to define the exact number of victims of Sumgait massacre due to refusal of Azerbaijani government to help. Based on the data provided by the Prosecutor’s office of Azerbaijan, the Prosecutor’s office of the USSR announced that 26 citizens of Armenian nationality perished in Sumgait (“Izvestiya”, 03.03.1988). Below is the incomplete list of innocent victims of Sumgait. Continue reading “24 Years Since Armenian Pogroms in Sumgait, Azerbaijan – February 1988”
The roof of the underground parking facility built under Yerevan’s Liberty square has cracked less than two years after construction. Continue reading “The Symbol of Armenia's Liberty Cracks”
No official announcement has yet been made, but the online social networking sites are filled with the video of the Armenian rock band, The Dorians, for its new song “This Is Our World”. This group is described by many as a plausible pick to represent Armenia in the Azerbaijani capital.
Armenian Ciber Army hacks over 20 Azerbaijani sites to mark the 8-year anniversary of the Armenian officer Gurgen Margaryan’s murder in Budapest. Continue reading “The Armenian Cyber Army hacks over 20 Azerbaijani websites”
A week-long sit-in by Armenian environmental activists was dispersed today as police used force to make space for the construction of fashion boutiques in one of central Yerevan’s few remaining green areas. Continue reading<span class="screen-reader-text"> "Boutique construction at the expense of Mashtots park resumes amid protests"</span>
The uniforms presented yesterday have caused a stir in the Armenian segment of the Internet. Some have even come up with humorous representations like this one.
In an interview published by Hurriyetdailynews.com, Ex-US Ambassador to Azerbaijan, Former US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs and US mediator in Nagorno-Karabakh talks made a number of remarks, which sound quite sympathetic of Turkey. Continue reading “Ex-US Envoy says "truth is on Turkey's side"”
Blogger Msheci-Talinci made a film about poaching in Armenia.
National Statistical Service of the Republic of Armenia released the preliminary findings of the 2011 Armenia population census earlier this week. Continue reading “Armenia's "de facto" Population Drops Below 3 Million”