"Black January" of 1990 and what preceded it
  • January 20, 2022

32 years ago, on January 20, after pogroms of the Armenian population in Baku, clashes between USSR military forces and Azerbaijani armed groups led to losses on both sides. According to some neutral sources, during the events of "Black January,"...

 UNHCR welcomes support from the People of Japan to conflict-affected families in Armenia
UNHCR welcomes support from the People of Japan to conflict-affected families in Armenia
  • January 20, 2022

YEREVAN, JANUARY 20, ARMENPRESS. UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, has expressed gratitude to the People of Japan for the country’s generous contribution of USD 2 million, which made possible provision of timely and life-saving assistance to...

Twitter suspends Mexican billionaire's account over offensive behavior
Twitter suspends Mexican billionaire's account over offensive behavior
  • January 20, 2022

Twitter said it had suspended the account of Mexican billionaire Ricardo Salinas Pliego due to offensive behavior. The social media company did not elaborate on why Salinas was banned, but said in its post that the account may not engage in...

Armenian PM says Omicron strain is slowly spreading
Armenian PM says Omicron strain is slowly spreading
  • January 20, 2022

There is only one fight against the omicron strain - vaccination. It is quite contagious, there is a sharp increase in many countries, but vaccinations helped us to prevent a large increase in mortality, said Armenian Health Minister Anahit...

 More than twice the size of country’s budget revenue: Armenians gambled 3,2 TRILLION drams 
last year, alarms lawmaker
More than twice the size of country’s budget revenue: Armenians gambled 3,2 TRILLION drams last year, alarms lawmaker
  • January 20, 2022

YEREVAN, JANUARY 20, ARMENPRESS. 3,2 trillion drams in gambling bets were made from January to November of 2021, ruling Civil Contract Party Member of Parliament Babken Tunyan said in parliament. “In order for you to understand this number,...

 Armenia-Ukraine trade grows 24%
Armenia-Ukraine trade grows 24%
  • January 20, 2022

YEREVAN, JANUARY 20, ARMENPRESS. Trade turnover between Ukraine and Armenia totaled 159,9 million dollars in 2021, growing 24%, the Ukrainian Chargé d' Affairs in Armenia Denys Avtonomov told AnalitikaUA.net. He said that Ukrainian exports...

 Armenia-Ukraine trade grows 24%
Armenia-Ukraine trade grows 24%
  • January 20, 2022

YEREVAN, JANUARY 20, ARMENPRESS. Trade turnover between Ukraine and Armenia totaled 159,9 million dollars in 2021, growing 24%, the Ukrainian Chargé d' Affairs in Armenia Denys Avtonomov told AnalitikaUA.net. He said that Ukrainian exports...

 35,7% of adult population fully vaccinated against COVID-19, says Armenian Minister of 
Healthcare
35,7% of adult population fully vaccinated against COVID-19, says Armenian Minister of Healthcare
  • January 20, 2022

YEREVAN, JANUARY 20, ARMENPRESS. 805,550 people, or 35,7% of the adult population of Armenia, are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, Minister of Healthcare Anahit Avanesyan said at the Cabinet meeting. Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan warned that the...

 35,7% of adult population fully vaccinated against COVID-19, says Armenian Minister of 
Healthcare
35,7% of adult population fully vaccinated against COVID-19, says Armenian Minister of Healthcare
  • January 20, 2022

YEREVAN, JANUARY 20, ARMENPRESS. 805,550 people, or 35,7% of the adult population of Armenia, are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, Minister of Healthcare Anahit Avanesyan said at the Cabinet meeting. Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan warned that the...

621 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Armenia
621 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Armenia
  • January 20, 2022

YEREVAN. – As of Thursday morning, 621 new cases of the coronavirus were confirmed in Armenia, and the total number of these cases has reached 349,329 in the country, Armenian News-NEWS.am has learned from the National Center for Disease...

Paris to have place named after Hrant Dink
Paris to have place named after Hrant Dink
  • January 20, 2022

A place in Paris will be named after the late Istanbul Armenian journalist Hrant Dink, Deputy Mayor of Paris in charge of international relations and La Francophonie, Arnaud Ngatcha, said, Armenpress reported. In a statement on social media, the...

 621 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Armenia
621 new cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Armenia
  • January 20, 2022

YEREVAN, JANUARY 20, ARMENPRESS. 621 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Armenia in the past one day, the ministry of health reported. The total number of confirmed cases in the country has reached 349,329. The COVID-19 recoveries rose by...