UN chief supports Minsk Group for Karabakh settlement

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon stressed the importance of a peaceful settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, expressing his full support to the activities of the OSCE Minsk Group as he had a phone conversation with Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan on Saturday.

Inaugural Aurora

Hollywood star and activist George Clooney has presented a $100,000 grant to the first laureate of the inaugural Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity at a ceremony held in Yerevan tonight. The annual prize awarded on behalf of Armenian Genocide survivors rewards individuals who have distinguished themselves by selfless acts to help others and save their lives.