Armenia to Diversify Oil Imports, Lessen Dependence on Russia

  • Armenia’s death rate jumped by 30% in June.
  • The repair and overhaul of Armenia’s nuclear power plant has begun.
  • Armenia is set to import more petroleum from Kazakhstan, reducing dependence on Russia.
  • The government has begun negotiations with Noubar Afeyan’s Moderna to import covid vaccines.
  • Two opposition parties have called on the speaker to create a commission into the government’s handling of the pandemic.
  • The Armed Forces have started the summer conscription of fresh recruits.