Armenia mother of soldier killed during 44-day war dies during 20th week of pregnancy due to COVID-19
Armenia mother of soldier killed during 44-day war dies during 20th week of pregnancy due to COVID-19
  • October 22, 2021

We really regret to inform that the mother of a soldier killed during the 44-day war [in Nagorno-Karabakh] died during the 20th week of pregnancy due to COVID-19, the Ministry of Health of Armenia reports. “The doctors did everything they...

Yerevan man jumps off bridge, family was looking for him since morning
Yerevan man jumps off bridge, family was looking for him since morning
  • October 22, 2021

A tragic incident took place in Yerevan today. At around 2:50 p.m. police received an alarm according to which a citizen had jumped off the bridge in Davtashen district. According to shamshyan.com, rescuers removed the body of a 55-60-year-old man...

France citizen inmate, 33, dies in Armenia prison
France citizen inmate, 33, dies in Armenia prison
  • October 22, 2021

YEREVAN. – At around 11:10am on Thursday, the health condition of French citizen A. S. (born in 1988), an inmate at the Armavir Penitentiary of Armenia, had deteriorated sharply, due to which the prison doctor had visited him, but at around...

Earthquake hits Armenia-Georgia border zone
Earthquake hits Armenia-Georgia border zone
  • October 21, 2021

YEREVAN. – The seismological network of Armenia on Thursday recorded a magnitude-2.3 earthquake at the Armenia-Georgia border zone, at 1:17pm local time, 15 km northeast of Bavra village of Armenia, and 10 km beneath the surface. The tremor...

Missing teen girl found dead under Armenia bridge
Missing teen girl found dead under Armenia bridge
  • October 21, 2021

A tragic incident took place Thursday in Aragatsotn Province of Armenia, shamshyan.com reported. At around 9:30am, the 911 emergency hotline received a call from the Ashtarak police department that there was a dead body under the city bridge in the...

Pitbull bites Azerbaijani businessman's nose in Turkey
Pitbull bites Azerbaijani businessman's nose in Turkey
  • October 20, 2021

A pitbull attacked 35-year-old Azerbaijani businessman Arif Shehri and his wife in the Turkish city of Samsun and bit the businessman’s nose. Turkish presses report that the dog attacked the man when he was going to work with his wife. The...

Number of injured in Armenia fatal passenger van accident is 17
Number of injured in Armenia fatal passenger van accident is 17
  • October 20, 2021

YEREVAN. – The driver, a 59-year-old resident of Gyumri, and four passengers died as a result of the major road accident early Wednesday morning, and 17 injured were taken to hospitals, Armenian News-NEWS.am has learned from the Investigative...

Transnational criminal gang members from Armenia, Georgia arrested in France
Transnational criminal gang members from Armenia, Georgia arrested in France
  • October 20, 2021

France has arrested several people from Armenia and Georgia who are members of a transnational criminal gang engaged in the sale of stolen cars and the illicit trafficking of cigarettes. The French National Gendarmerie informed on Twitter that this...

3 of those injured in Armenia passenger van accident in critical condition, 2 are undergoing surgery
3 of those injured in Armenia passenger van accident in critical condition, 2 are undergoing surgery
  • October 20, 2021

The Ministry of Health of Armenia has provided some information about the health condition of those injured in the major road accident that took place Wednesday morning. To note, according to preliminary information, there are 5 dead and several...

Armenia emergency ministry: 10 injured in passenger van accident that killed 5 people (PHOTOS)
Armenia emergency ministry: 10 injured in passenger van accident that killed 5 people (PHOTOS)
  • October 20, 2021

YEREVAN. – Ten people were injured in Wednesday morning’s passenger van accident that killed 5 people, the Ministry of Emergency Situations (MES) of Armenia informed NEWS.am. At 7:04am, the MES Aragatsotn provincial crisis management...

5 dead, 12 injured after major road accident in Armenia’s Aragatsotn Province
5 dead, 12 injured after major road accident in Armenia’s Aragatsotn Province
  • October 20, 2021

A major and tragic car accident took place Wednesday in Aragatsotn Province of Armenia, shamshyan.com reported. At around 7am, a passenger van went off road on the Yerevan-Gyumri motorway, crashed into stones and concrete barriers placed on the new...

Elderly couple found dead in Armenia village apartment
Elderly couple found dead in Armenia village apartment
  • October 19, 2021

A tragic incident took place Tuesday in Kotayk Province of Armenia, shamshyan.com reported. At around 12:50am, the 911 emergency hotline received a call informing that the door of an apartment in Zovuni village was closed and the elderly couple...