Sat, 31 Oct 2020

Georgian Reforms Debut In Parliamentary Elections

Georgians vote in parliamentary elections on October 31 in what will be the first test of electoral reforms intended to ...

Anti-France Rally in Pakistan Turns Violent

ISLAMABAD - Police in Pakistan on Friday tear-gassed and dispersed angry protesters who tried to march toward the French Embassy ...

U.S. touts Scandinavian peacekeepers in Karabakh

PanARMENIAN.Net - U.S. National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien believes that Scandinavian peacekeepers should be deployed in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone.Meetings ...

ATP roundup: Sonego swats Djokovic in Vienna

Italy's Lorenzo Sonego stunned World No. 1 Novak Djokovic on Thursday, crushing the top-seeded Serbian 6-2, 6-1 to reach the ...

New Talks Begin Over Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict

Foreign ministers from Armenia and Azerbaijan met in Geneva Friday with representatives from France, Russia and the U.S. in an ...

Uzbekistan attracts more than 7 bln USD foreign investment in 9 months

Photo taken on Oct. 6, 2020 shows an autumn view of Tashkent, Uzbekistan. (Photo by Zafar Khalilov/Xinhua)Electrical and chemical industries, ...

The Week In Russia: COVID, Clout, War, And Remembrance

To receive Steve Gutterman's Week In Russia each week via e-mail, subscribe by clicking here.Sergei Lavrov's scuttled Balkans visit points ...

Talks Begin In Geneva As Armenia, Azerbaijan Look To Rebuild Truce

YEREVAN/BAKU -- Talks between the top diplomats of Azerbaijan and Armenia and international mediators have begun in Geneva as the ...

Confessions of a terrorist state

Glasgow [UK], October 30 (ANI): At 15:30 hours (local time) on February 14, 2019, a convoy of 78 vehicles, transporting ...

Tajik President Sworn In For Fifth Term

DUSHANBE -- Tajik President Emomali Rahmon, who holds the dubious distinction of being the only post-Soviet autocrat in power longer ...

Spain's Amposta recognizes Karabakh

PanARMENIAN.Net - The city of Amposta in Catalonia has recognized the independence of Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh), according to the Armenian Embassy ...

Armenia-Azerbaijan fighting nears critical town

Fighting between Armenians and Azerbaijanis has reached the vicinity of the town of Shushi, both a strategic and symbolic pivot ...

Kyrgyz Opposition Leader Madumarov Announces Plan To Seek Presidency

BISHKEK -- The leader of Kyrgyzstan's opposition Butun (United) Kyrgyzstan party, Adakhan Madumarov, has announced his intention to take part ...

No Euphoria But Lots Of Disappointment In Kyrgyzstan

For the third time in a bit more than 15 years, large protests in Kyrgyzstan have forced a president from ...

84-year-old Armenian civilian dies captive in Azerbaijan

PanARMENIAN.Net - Misha Melkumyan, an 84-year-old Armenian civilian captured by Azerbaijan amid hostilities in Nagorno-Karabakh, died overnight, Armenian Human Rights ...

US under 4 years of unconventional leadership: Trump's profile

New Delhi [India], October 30 (ANI): Donald J Trump, the flamboyant US President, is an unconventional leader by all standards ...

Kremlin-linked propaganda factory eyes Central Asia, China

A Berlin-based outfit with close links to a Russian oligarch under Western sanctions is expanding its activities in Central Asia ...

ATP roundup: Dimitrov upsets Tsitsipas in Vienna

Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria recovered from a one-set deficit to knock off third-seeded Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-3 ...

Khalilzad Renews Afghan Peace Push as US Reduces Troops

ISLAMABAD - The U.S. peace envoy for Afghanistan reconciliation has resumed his diplomatic efforts to press warring Afghan parties to ...

Armenian Foreign Minister meeting OSCE envoys on Oct. 30

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan will be meeting the co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group in Geneva on ...

Central Asia risks becoming a hyperarid desert in the near future

Around 34 million years ago, sudden climate change caused ecological breakdown in Central Asia. This ancient event, triggered by rapid ...

Putin mentions Turkey in context of Karabakh settlement

PanARMENIAN.Net - Russian President Vladimir Putin has spoken about the possibility of Turkey's participation in the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh ...

Kyrgyzstan: Bishkek power outage marks troubling omen

Large swathes of Kyrgyzstan's capital suffered power and heating system outages on October 29 as a result of what officials ...

Melbourne Renegades signs Imran Tahir, Noor Ahmad for upcoming BBL

Melbourne [Australia], October 29 (ANI): Melbourne Renegades on Thursday confirmed the signing of two overseas stars-- Imran Tahir and Noor ...

Uzbekistan: The mixed legacy of Bukhara's 1920 uprising

There is a 19th century, two-story house in Bukhara that Sulayman Inoyatov, 82, tries to visit at least a few ...

Karabakh names legitimate military targets in Azerbaijan

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Nagorno-Karabakh Defense Army has unveiled a list of the legitimate military targets located in the Azerbaijani cities ...

Kyrgyz Supreme Court Refuses Appeal Challenging Election Delay

BISHKEK -- Kyrgyzstan's Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal filed by the Central Election Commission (BShK) challenging a ...

Azerbaijan abandons its obligations, Armenia tells UK

PanARMENIAN.Net - Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan on Wednesday, October 29 told UK's Minister for European Neighbourhood and the Americas ...

Proteas veteran Imran Tahir to play in Aussie Big Bash League

Proteas pinner Imran Tahir will be taking art in the 2020/21 Big Bash League after joining the Melbourne Renegades.The 41-year-old ...

Lyon: Turks, Azeris shout threats against Armenians

PanARMENIAN.Net - Turkish and Azerbaijani nationals took to the streets in Lyon, France and shouted threats against Armenians.They behaved extremely ...

Death Toll Up In Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict As Fresh Talks Expected

YEREVAN/BAKU -- The death toll is mounting in the fighting between the Armenian and Azerbaijani forces over the breakaway Nagorno-Karabakh ...

ICRC: Karabakh conflict risks spiraling out of control

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict risks are spiraling out of control, Martin Schüepp, Eurasia Regional Director at the International Committee ...

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Oct. 29)

BEIJING, Oct. 29 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from ...

Karabakh reports 51 more deaths in the army

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Defense Army of Nagorno Karabakh has reported 51 more deaths in fighting against Azerbaijan.Since September 27, when ...

Has Trump Remade America's Priorities in Central Asia

Successive American administrations have issued "strategies" for Central Asia. And when the Trump administration rolled out its own in February, ...

Northern Aral's promise stunted by dam height, international disputes

The coastline vanished from his village long before Kenzhetay Akseitov was born. With it went the fishing that had once ...

Kazakhstan: Kaspi glitch highlights growing reliance on virtual money

A technical failure suffered by a popular payment service in Kazakhstan momentarily caused headaches for retailers and consumers alike, while ...

Where Trump and Biden Differ on Key Issues

WASHINGTON - Voters choosing between President Donald Trump and former Democratic Vice President Joe Biden in the U.S. presidential election ...

FDA releases new list of ASF-affected countries to warn public

QUEZON CITY, Oct. 28 (PIA)---The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released the new list of countries suspected to be affected ...

Azerbaijan targets maternity hospital in Karabakh

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Azerbaijani Armed Forces have targeted the Stepanakert maternity hospital, the Armenian Unified Infocenter reported Wednesday, October 28.Information ...

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WASHINGTON, DC - Voters choosing between President Donald Trump and former Democratic Vice President Joe Biden in the U.S. presidential ...

Georgian Reforms Debut In Parliamentary Elections

Georgians vote in parliamentary elections on October 31 in what will be the first test of electoral reforms intended to ...

Anti-France Rally in Pakistan Turns Violent

ISLAMABAD - Police in Pakistan on Friday tear-gassed and dispersed angry protesters who tried to march toward the French Embassy ...

U.S. touts Scandinavian peacekeepers in Karabakh

PanARMENIAN.Net - U.S. National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien believes that Scandinavian peacekeepers should be deployed in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict zone.Meetings ...

ATP roundup: Sonego swats Djokovic in Vienna

Italy's Lorenzo Sonego stunned World No. 1 Novak Djokovic on Thursday, crushing the top-seeded Serbian 6-2, 6-1 to reach the ...

New Talks Begin Over Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict

Foreign ministers from Armenia and Azerbaijan met in Geneva Friday with representatives from France, Russia and the U.S. in an ...

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