The Central Bank of Armenia (CBA) on Tuesday lowered its benchmark interest rate for the fourth time this year amid accelerating consumer price deflation registered in the country.
Lawyers for Zhirayr Sefilian demanded on Tuesday his immediate release from prison, insisting that the radical opposition politician arrested last week did not plan to mount an armed revolt against Armenia’s government.
President Serzh Sarkisian has briefed a visiting senior U.S. State Department official on his latest meeting with his Azerbaijani counterpart Ilham Aliyev held in Saint Petersburg, Russia last week.
Turkey’s government officially condemned Pope Francis on Monday for reaffirming his recognition of the 1915 Armenian genocide in the Ottoman Empire during a three-day visit to Armenia.
Seemingly backtracking on an agreement reached with Armenia and the U.S., Russian and French mediators, Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has again spoken out against international investigations of ceasefire violations around Nagorno-Karabakh.
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