4 August, 2020 21:56 Controversial Construction in Yerevan’s Mashtots Park to be Scrapped ✓Yerevan Municipality Gives Details on Controversial Construction in Downtown’s Mashtots Park.
✓The second high court judge nominee has been announced.
✓Armenia’s government considers lifting certain pandemic related restrictions.
✓CivilNet will sponsor the upcoming football tournament in Tavush.
3 August, 2020 22:22 CivilNet Opens New Office in Stepanakert ✓CivilNet has opened a new office in Stepanakert.
✓Armenian government proposes establishing an anti-corruption tribunal.
✓The Social Democrat group in the EU Parliament has called for sanctions on Azerbaijan.
✓Serbia’s President responds to complaints about arms sales to Armenia by stating that far more has been sold to Azerbaijan.
✓Armenia’s Defense Ministry has denied claims Turkish jets approached Armenian airspace.
3 August, 2020 20:20 Կողբ․ Արենը գնում է բանակ | Aren Prepares For the Army From a Bordering Armenian Village Military service in Armenia is compulsory.
Each year, young Armenian boys from the age of 18 are drafted into the military.
Aren Ghulijanyan is a 20 year old male from the bordering village of Koghb, in the northeastern Noyemberyan region. He was conscripted on July 21.
We met him a few days before he left for the army.
Armenia and Azerbaijan have been in conflict since 1991. A ceasefire was implemented in 1994, but frequently, the ceasefire is broken and shootings occur in the bordering villages.

Զինվորական ծառայությունը Հայաստանում պարտադիր է։
Ամեն տարի, 18 տարին լրացած երիտասարդ հայ տղաները զորակոչվում են բանակ:
20-ամյա Արեն Ղուլիջանյանը Նոյեմբերյանի տարածաշրջանի սահմանամերձ Կողբ գյուղից է: Նա բանակ է զորակոչվել հուլիսի 21-ին: Մենք հանդիպեցինք Արենին ծառայությունն սկսելուց մի քանի օր առաջ:
Հայաստանն ու Ադրբեջանը հակամարտության մեջ են 1991-ից: 1994-ից հրադադարի ռեժիմ է հաստատվել, բայց այն պարբերաբար խախտվում է, և սահմանամերձ գյուղերում հաճախ կրակոցներ են լինում։
3 August, 2020 10:38 How to ensure rapid development in the IT sector? EU4Digital highlights women as the key to growth Information and Communications Technology (ICT) is one of the fastest growing sectors in Armenia. In 2018, Software and Services and Internet Service Providers accounted for 7.4% of Armenia's GDP of $12.4 billion, up from 3.6% of GDP in 2013.
31 July, 2020 23:17 Armenian Armed Forces at High Level of Combat Readiness ✓The Defense Ministry states that the Armed Forces is at a high level of combat readiness.
✓Russian authorities declare oligarch Ruben Hayrapetyan no longer wanted.
✓The Prime Minister states that 10 million trees will be planted next year.
✓Former intelligence chief Artur Vanetsyan has been interrogated by law enforcement bodies.
30 July, 2020 22:19 Armenia to Suspend Turkish Military Inspection Visits on Its Territory ✓Armenia to suspend Turkish military inspection visits on its territory.
✓The Governor of Kotayk Romanos Petrosyan has been appointed as the new Environment Minister.
✓The Prime Minister has stated that Armenia is entering the recovery phase of the pandemic.
✓Armenia’s Foreign Minister has urged Israel to stop arm sales to Azerbaijan.
✓Armenia’s Defense Minister has held talks with the Iranian Ambassador.
29 July, 2020 22:15 Soldiers Fund Raises More Money in Last 10 Days Than in Previous 3 Years ✓Armenia’s Soldiers Fund has raised more money in the last 10 days, than in the last 3 years.
✓New solar power stations are planned for the Noyemberyan region.
✓The new Kaps reservoir is set to increase Armenia’s domestic electricity production.
✓308 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed.
✓Armenian Defense Minister Davit Tonoyan has met with the Russian Ambassador.
28 July, 2020 22:07 Pashinyan Calls Russia Today Chief’s Comments “Baseless” ✓Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has responded to comments by RT Chief Margarita Simonyan.
✓The repair of damaged houses in Tavush has begun.
✓239 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed.
✓The Turkish and Russian presidents have discussed the Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict.
28 July, 2020 21:07 #shecounts, Making Every Woman and Girl Count in Armenia According to the United Nations Population Fund of Armenia, in the last 25 years, 40,000 girls were not born in the country due to sex-selective abortions.

In July of this year, a global UN campaign called #shecounts was initiated to advocate for women and girls, and put an end to sex-selective abortion.
27 July, 2020 22:43 Armenian Serviceman Killed By Sniper Fire ✓An Armenian serviceman has been killed by Azerbaijani sniper fire.
✓The Prime Minister has urged Armenians to not be provoked into violence by Azerbaijanis.
✓An Armenian school has been vandalized in San Francisco.
✓Georgia has denied claims that arms destined for Armenia traversed its territory.
✓Armenia’s coronavirus situation continues to show signs of stabilization.
26 July, 2020 21:23 Lara Tcholakian: “Armenia Is a University Where You Learn Every Day.”
Lara Tcholakian is the Human Resources Department Manager at Viva-MTS, the leading telecommunications company and digital services provider in Armenia. She is from Canada and has been living in Armenia for 16 years.

She talks to CivilNet’s Ani Paitjan about her journey to Armenia and the challenges as a female leader.
25 July, 2020 08:23 Report Outlines Potential Areas for Cooperation Along Armenia-Azerbaijan Border A recently-published report by the International Crisis Group (ICG), a Brussels-based think tank, highlights three potential areas for cooperation between Armenia and Azerbaijan in the northern region along their shared border. The report comes after clashes erupted in the area in mid-July in the deadliest outbreak of hostilities between the two countries since 2016, refocusing international attention on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and how it has morphed into a direct conflict between two states – Armenia and Azerbaijan.