Georgia is not going to introduce a partial visa regime for Armenian citizens beginning in September, the Armenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Tuesday, disproving the earlier report by Regnum news agency.
The Armenian and Azeri foreign ministers, Edward Nalbandian and Elmar Mammadyarov, on Tuesday held meetings with OSCE Minsk Group Co-Chairs Igor Popov (Russia), James Warlick (USA) and Pierre Andrieu (France), as well as Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairman-in-Office Andrzej Kasprzyk, in Brussels on Tuesday.
Armenian grandmaster Karen Grigoryan has won at an open tournament in Barcelona, Spain.
According to Armchess.am, he scored 7.5 points out of 9 and solely took the first prize. GM Karen Movsziszian scored 6 points in the tournament.
Independent Armenia’s first president and opposition leader, Levon Ter-Petrosyan says the issue of Constitutional reforms creates a special gap between the government and the opposition, and in case of continuing it, President Serzh Sargsyan might face loss of power.
The Armenian national team will play a friendly match against Latvia on September 3, according to an agreement reached between the Football Federations of the two countries, the press service of the Football Federation of Armenia (FFA) said.
As heat intensifies in Yerevan some of the buildings in the Armenian capital have been given a “shower” as part of the municipality-administered “washing and improvement” program. Air temperature in Yerevan is expected to reach 39 C (102 F) Thursday, followed by a nighttime ‘low’ at 26 C (79 F).