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ARMENIA DOES HAVE AN OPPOSITION / Interview with journalist Elena Chobanyan / March 2, 2015

    We discussed with Executive Director of Americans for Artsakh (AFA), international affairs analyst and consultant Mark Dietzen. –    Mr. Dietzen, first of all, how can you evaluate the current situation in Nagorno-Karabakh? –   Following what was the deadliest year of the Nagorno Karabakh conflict since the 1994 ceasefire, the current situation in Nagorno […]

2015 will be a great year, if it gets love from us

2014 is coming to an end by opening its doors to the 2015 year. For some people, 2014 was full of achievements and a lovely year, for others not so much, but one thing is for sure: if we greet the upcoming year, that itself would be a big success. What do well-known Armenians and […]

First Armenology Institute of Romania, inaugurated in Cluj

The first Armenology Institute of Romania, which will operate within the ‘Babes-Bolyai’ University (UBB), was inaugurated in Cluj-Napoca on Friday, being aimed at conducting researches on the Armenian communities of Central and Eastern Europe.   UBB Rector Ioan Aurel Pop, present in the inauguration event, said that the new institute represented an important and necessary […]


In the interwar period the Armenians occurred in several sports, along with Romanian athletes. Basketball, table tennis players (ping-pong), climbers, footballers, etc., both as players and as coaches. This trend, more subdued, continued in the postwar years. Cycling, as was natural, he was not spared, and in 1945 and following with great riders who evolved […]

Nagorno Karabakh Republic should evaluate how other states secure their dangerous borders / By Elena Chobanyan

  Interview with Executive Director of Americans for Artsakh (AFA), international affairs analyst and consultant Mark Dietzen.   –           Mr. Dietzen, as we know, the Azerbaijani side, violating the ceasefire agreement, recently shot at the villages of Chinar and Aygedzor. What does Azerbaijan want to show through such attacks on civilian villages, as well as […]

Azerbaijan seems unlikely to submit to such pressure / by Elena Chobanyan

  As many know the presidents Vladimir Putin, Ilham Aliyev and Serzh Sargsyan had a trilateral meeting in Sochi in August to discuss the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. The sides resumed negotiations. The head of the sub-department for higher journalism mastery at the MSLU Alan Kasayev said that the key results were that the sides decided to […]

Armenia was able to reconfirm its readiness for normal relations with Turkey / by Elena Chobanyan

  On August 28 Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian attended the inauguration ceremony of the newly-elected president of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara. The Presidential handover ceremony from former President Abdullah Gul to Recep Tayyip Erdogan, which took place in Cankaya Presidential Palace was attended by high-level delegations from several dozen countries. During the reception […]

Azerbaijan refused the offer

    Araratonline presents you the interview with Executive Director of Americans for Artsakh (AFA), international affairs analyst and consultant Mark Dietzen.   – Mr. Dietzen, what do you make of the Minsk Group’s suggestion of sharing water resources? How would such a measure be implemented? –  This is a good proposal in principal, but […]

ANDREEA TĂNASE, a Romanian woman with an Armenian soul about the ARMENIANS IN ROMANIA project

“I have realized this project with my soul …” E.A. – We all have already learned about your ARMENIANS IN ROMANIA project, but for a start, we believe it would be appropriate to emphasize once more the matter and let us know – how was this project born? A.T. – I have read much about […]

Nagorno-Karabakh’s second road and its consequences Mark Dietzen about the new project

    The Nagorno-Karabakh Republic is rebuilding the second road which links Karabakh with Armenia passing through Karvachar. The current Goris-Stepanakert motorway is not quite convenient, that’s why a decision was made to build a new road which will be shorter than the main way via Goris by 150 kilometers. So, our discussion with Executive […]

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