Armenia

Armenians head to municipal polls in first post-revolution vote

Municipal elections in the country's capital are crucial for Armenia's new, reform-minded government.

Armenians head to municipal polls in first post-revolution vote

Europe

Armenian children facing deportation can stay in the Netherlands

Dutch government says the siblings, who have lived in the Netherlands for 10 years, could remain in the country.

Armenian children facing deportation can stay in the Netherlands

Netherlands

Netherlands to deport Armenian children who went into hiding

The siblings, who went into hiding twice to escape deportation, lived in the Netherlands for 10 years.

Netherlands to deport Armenian children who went into hiding

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Ready to talk Nagorno-Karabakh peace: Armenia PM Nikol Pashinyan

Interim PM Pashinyan discusses Armenia's "Velvet Revolution", economic reforms and relations with Azerbaijan and Turkey.

Middle East

Rock star Serj Tankian on Armenia's Velvet Revolution

Armenian-American rock star speaks to Al Jazeera about the peaceful revolt that brought about the resignation of Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan.

Opinion

Armenia after the revolution: Opportunities and challenges

Armenia now has an historic opportunity to restart its post-Soviet path, but sustainable development will not come easy.

Armine Ishkanian

by Armine Ishkanian

Armine Ishkanian

Middle East

How Armenia's revolution became a brand

A new culture of resistance is emerging in Armenia as artists express the feelings of the people on the streets.

Armenia

Pashinyan elected as Armenia's new prime minister

Parliament votes in favour of Pashinyan, days after PM Sargsyan resigned following widespread anti-government protests.

Armenia: Nikol Pashinyan elected as new prime minister

Armenia

Pashinyan supporters optimistic ahead of Armenia parliament vote

Nikol Pashinyan's meteoric rise in popularity may see him elected Armenia's new prime minister on Tuesday.

Pashinyan supporters optimistic ahead of Armenia parliament vote

Opinion

Armenia's 'Velvet Revolution': A masterclass in socialism

Armenians took a collective stand for basic socioeconomic rights - and they won.

Arto Vaun

by Arto Vaun

Arto Vaun

Middle East

Student activists' role in Armenia's 'Velvet Revolution'

Many Armenians are saying their so-called 'Velvet Revolution' succeeded because people finally shed their political apathy and were inspired to act.

Middle East

Poverty-stricken Armenians pin hopes on new government

The World Bank says almost 30 percent of Armenians live below the poverty line.

Europe

Armenia protests highlight role of independent journalists

Utilising social media, independent journalists were able to offer an unprecedented counter-narrative to Armenia's state-run media.

Armenia

Pashinyan calls off mass protests as path to candidacy clears

Armenia's ruling Republican Party has announced it will support whichever candidate gets nominated by one-third of MPs.

Pashinyan calls off mass protests as path to candidacy clears

Armenia

Who is Armenian opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan?

The 42-year-old opposition leader has mobilised tens of thousands of people to protest against Armenia's ruling elite.

Who is Armenian opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan?