Armenia

11 October 2017
Armenia Tries to Reduce Sex Imbalance

Recent trends show the country might be on the way toward improving an alarming sex ratio imbalance among newborns.

 
9 October 2017
Quarrel Over Bodies Found in Historic Georgian Church

Confrontation underlines the sometimes tetchy relations between Georgians and the sizeable Armenian minority.

 
4 October 2017
Gay Detainees Freed, Baku Says

Status of those sent for STD treatment unclear, as more allegations emerge about police torture of gays and transgender women.

 
20 September 2017
Twin Peaks Creator Takes the Caucasus Premium

David Lynch plans to launch film festival and cinematography institute in Georgia. 

 
12 September 2017
Singing from the Heart

Despite being stripped of its funding after the collapse of the Soviet Union, Yerevan’s famed blind choir is still fighting for its existence. From JAMnews.

By Gayane Mkrtchyan
 
17 August 2017
Eurasian Union Luster Starts to Fade in Armenia

While Russia remains Armenia’s guarantor of security and most important trading partner, resentment over the hugely unequal relationship is growing. From JAMnews. 

By Naira Hayrumyan
 
15 August 2017
Armenian Forces Reportedly Attacked by Israel-Made Drone Premium

Arms maker denies it tried to bomb Armenian positions in a sales pitch to Azerbaijan’s military.

 
11 August 2017
The Deep Delights of Old Goris

With cave dwellings going back centuries, the picturesque Armenian town has all it takes to be a popular tourist attraction. From JAMnews. 

 
13 July 2017
Movie Cancellations at Armenian Film Festival Spark Controversy Over Gay Rights Premium

Golden Apricot drew criticism after cancelling entire slate of films that included two films on LGBT themes. 

 
23 June 2017
What’s a House Without a Balcony?

A town in southern Armenia is determined to preserve its architectural heritage, including a peculiarity once fashionable in the 19th century. From Jamnews.

By Anahit Baghdasaryan
 

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