Issues of importance in the country and region
Naghdalyan Case, Session Four: Defendant says
accused killer had no gun skills
The trial of murdered journalist Tigran Naghdalyan
resumed Tuesday, with defendant John Harutyunyan again denying that Armen Sargsyan
had anything to do with Harutyunyan's killing of Naghdalyan.
Lawful Protection: New session of Parliament
debates Law on Human Rights
A collection of international agencies and
non-governmental organizations met with Parliament this week to discuss Armenia's
draft law on Protection of Human Rights.
Drams for Rails: Ticket to ride goes up a penny
in Yerevan subway
In addition to the recent anticipated rise
in prices for drinking water, natural gas and bread, Yerevan subway (metro) fare
has been raised as well.
Hungry for Action: Strikers in Yerevan join international
On September 1 members of Armenia's Kurdish
community joined comrades world wide in protesting treatment of the imprisoned
leader of the Labor Party of Kurds (LPK), Abdullah Ocalan.
Drams for Rails: Ticket to ride goes up
a penny in Yerevan subway
Near her home in the center of Yerevan,Flora Sarkissyan, like many Armenian housewives
after the season of sheep shearing, prepares wool that will provide warmth when
a sunny September day is but a memory.