Thousands join Torchlight Procession in Yerevan Honoring Victims of the Armenian Genocide

The march kicked off in Yerevan’s Freedom square with burning of Turkish and Azerbaijani flags. Whilte
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Karabakh Population Grows 10% in 10 Years

Looks like the ‘big, fat, Armenian wedding‘ held in Nagorno-Karabakh in 2008 is starting to bear fruit. Karabakh Prime Minister’s Spokesman Artak Beglaryan cited census data yesterday, according to which the population of the self-proclaimed republic has reached 151,000. That’s a growth rate of 10% in 10 years. Continue reading

2013 Presidential Elections: An Opportunity for Statesmanship

International Crisis GroupUnless Armenia’s next presidential election is fair and gives its winner a strong political mandate, the government will lack the legitimacy needed to implement comprehensive reforms, tackle corruption and negotiate a peaceful end to the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. Continue reading