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Opposition parties denounced electoral violations as Armenians voted in legislative polls for the first time since the adoption of constitutional reforms.
Pro-opposition gunmen are holding four police hostage in the Armenian capital Yerevan, two days after they seized a police building.
Armenia's government has given gave the go-ahead to legislation that calls for recognising the independence of Nagorno-Karabakh, a separatist region which is officially part of neighboring Azerbaijan
More than two decades after 30 000 people were killed and one million were displaced, conflict has erupted again between Azerbaijan and Armenia around the region of Nagorno-Karabakh.
Armenia, Azerbaijan are holding talks in Switzerland about the Nagorno-Karabakh region.
On the eve of the day marking the centenary of the Ottoman massacres of Armenians, Turkey's president says his nation's ancestors never committed genocide.
At least two Armenian soldiers have been killed in clashes with troops from neighbouring Azerbaijan.
Azerbaijan has lost eight soldiers in three days of clashes with arch-foe Armenia near the disputed Nagorny Karabakh region.
One of the gunmen locked in a protracted siege with police in Armenia shot an officer dead, hours after authorities issued an ultimatum to resolve the hostage drama.
The US, Russia and France are pressing the leaders of Armenia and Azerbaijan to begin immediate negotiations on a territory dispute that recently sparked the worst violence in 26 years.
A ceasefire has largely held around Nagorno-Karabakh, Azerbaijan, despite claims of sporadic violations after an outburst of fighting that has raised fears of an all-out war.
Azerbaijan has announced a unilateral ceasefire following fierce clashes with Armenian forces in the disputed region of Nagorny Karabakh.
The presidents of Russia and France have joined other leaders at ceremonies commemorating the massacre 100 years ago of 1.5 million Armenians by Ottoman Turks, an event which remains a diplomatic sore point for both sides.
Armenians prepare to commemorate a hundred years since 1.5 million of their kin were massacred by Ottoman forces, as a fierce dispute still rages with Turkey over Ankara's refusal to recognise the mass murder as genocide.
A six-month-old boy became the seventh member of an Armenian family to die after a killing spree blamed on a Russian soldier serving at a military base in the nation.
Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian has accused Turkey of an "utter denial" in failing to recognise World War I mass killings of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire as a genocide.
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