Global  

Yerevan

Capital of Armenia

Yerevan    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

Yerevan: Capital of Armenia
Yerevan is the capital and largest city of Armenia and one of the world's oldest continuously inhabited cities. Situated along the Hrazdan River, Yerevan is the administrative, cultural, and industrial center of the country. It has been the capital since 1918, the fourteenth in the history of Armenia and the seventh located in or around the Ararat plain. The city also serves as the seat of the Araratian Pontifical Diocese; the largest diocese of the Armenian Apostolic Church and one of the oldest dioceses in the world.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

Protesters in Armenia call for PM to step down [Video]

Protesters in Armenia call for PM to step down

Thousands in Yerevan call for PM to quit after he signed a deal to end the conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:35Published
Armenians protest new Nagorno-Karabakh ceasefire [Video]

Armenians protest new Nagorno-Karabakh ceasefire

Armenian protesters stormed the government house in the capital Yerevan on Tuesday, demanding to see the country's Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan after he signed a ceasefire deal with Azerbaijan and..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:13Published
Protesters break into Armenian PM's residence [Video]

Protesters break into Armenian PM's residence

Protesters gathered on Tuesday (November 10) near the Armenia Prime Minister's official residence in Yerevan hours after a peace deal between Armenia and Azerbaijan was announced.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:12Published
Turkish Presidency: “Armenia must end illegal occupation of Azerbaijan” [Video]

Turkish Presidency: “Armenia must end illegal occupation of Azerbaijan”

Turkish Presidential Spokesperson has told Al Jazeera that his country does not believe a credible ceasefire can be achieved in the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan unless Yerevan ends it’s..

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 08:31Published

You Might Like


Armenia sharply raises troop death toll in Nagorno-Karabakh as political crisis brews

armenia sharply raises troop death toll in nagorno-karabakh as political crisis brews
YEREVAN, Armenia — Armenia has raised the number of its troops killed in recent fighting over Nagorno-Karabakh to 2,425 — about 1,000 more than previously reported — as the country’s prime..
WorldNews - Published

Armenian PM, under pressure to quit after Karabakh defeat, unveils action plan

armenian pm, under pressure to quit after karabakh defeat, unveils action plan
Read full article 18 November 2020, 8:40 am·1-min read YEREVAN (Reuters) - Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on Wednesday unveiled a six-month action plan he said was designed to ensure his..
WorldNews - Published

Russia pledges help to Yerevan if fighting reaches Armenia

russia pledges help to yerevan if fighting reaches armenia
YEREVAN: Russia said Saturday it would provide "necessary" assistance to Yerevan in its conflict with Azerbaijan if fighting reached Armenian territory after its ally requested help. Earlier Saturday..
WorldNews - Published

Iran reports drone crash near Azerbaijan border as fighting continues

iran reports drone crash near azerbaijan border as fighting continues
Iran said an unidentified drone crashed near its border with Azerbaijan on Tuesday, as Baku and Yerevan accused each other of violating a truce in fighting over Nagorno-Karabakh. The drone crashed in a..
WorldNews - Published

Armenia accuses Azerbaijan of shelling historic cathedral in Nagorno-Karabakh

armenia accuses azerbaijan of shelling historic cathedral in nagorno-karabakh
YEREVAN, Armenia — Armenia accused Azerbaijan on Thursday of shelling a historic cathedral in the separatist territory of Nagorno-Karabakh, where hundreds of people have been killed in nearly two..
WorldNews - Published

New shelling rocks Karabakh ahead of first mediation efforts

new shelling rocks karabakh ahead of first mediation efforts
Fighting between Armenian and Azerbaijani forces over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region spilled over into Thursday, with fresh shelling in the province's capital ahead of a first meeting of..
WorldNews - Published

Karabakh’s main city hit as Armenia says it’s ready for mediation

karabakh’s main city hit as armenia says it’s ready for mediation
STEPANAKERT: Armenia accused Azerbai­jani forces of striking the main city in the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region on Friday as fighting raged for a sixth day. Yerevan said it was ready to work with..
WorldNews - Published

Armenia, Azerbaijan fight for 4th day over separatist region

armenia, azerbaijan fight for 4th day over separatist region
YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — Heavy fighting between Armenian and Azerbaijani forces over the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh continued for a fourth straight day on Wednesday, in the biggest..
WorldNews - Published

Armenian PM warns against any Turkish involvement in conflict with Azerbaijan

armenian pm warns against any turkish involvement in conflict with azerbaijan
YEREVAN (Reuters) - Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan called on the...
WorldNews - Published

Moscow Again Urges Baku, Yerevan to Observe Ceasefire

moscow again urges baku, yerevan to observe ceasefire
YEREVAN (Azatutyun.am)—Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Wednesday urged Armenia and Azerbaijan to prevent further ceasefire violations, saying that is essential for kick-starting the..
WorldNews - Published

Armenian Famouse Model Davit Gharibyan

Davit Gharibyan was born on May 29, 1990, in Yerevan, Armenia. He is, perhaps, the most successful Armenian male model. Davit is a famous model recognized for his roles in fashion shows and photo..
WorldNews - Published

Business Models Are Changing Their Way of Interacting With Consumers: WCIT 2019

Entrepreneurs, innovators, visionaries and world leaders gathered in Yerevan, Armenia to discuss the promises and perils of decentralization within the framework of the 23rd World Congress on..
WorldNews - Published

Business, Interrupted - will you be rewarded by businesses from now on?

From October 6-9 entrepreneurs, innovators, visionaries and world leaders gathered in Yerevan, Armenia to discuss the promises and perils of decentralization within the framework of the 23rd World..
WorldNews - Published