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Suspended MPO principal conductor acquitted of fraud charges

The Malta Independent 02 Nov 2023
... conductor of the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra following his arrest in connection to fraud allegations in Armenia, has been acquitted of all charges, his lawyer said.

Armenia wants a UN court to impose measures aimed at protecting rights of Nagorno-Karabakh Armenians

Indian Express 12 Oct 2023
Lawyers for Azerbaijan are scheduled to respond Thursday afternoon ... Armenia filed a case in 2021 accusing Azerbaijan of breaching an international convention aimed at preventing racial discrimination ... Alison Macdonald, a lawyer for Armenia, said court orders could prevent Nagorno-Karabakh being \u201cswallowed up\u201d by Azerbaijan.

The deadly Armenia conflict is Russia at its worst

New York Post 30 Sep 2023
armenia ... Kelly’s lawyer — so Bob called the cops ... Pandemic street eatery Little Armenia Cafe gets permanent Brooklyn home ... Russia’s war against Georgia in 2008, its current and previous invasions of Ukraine, and its collaboration with Azerbaijan to attack Armenia are all part of a pattern.

The Armenian Test: Did We Learn Anything from the Rwanda?

The American Spectator 24 Sep 2023
There is a long history of ethnic and religious violence between Armenia, a predominantly Christian nation, and Azerbaijan, a predominantly Muslim nation ... It is located inside Azerbaijan — an uncomfortable arrangement — and has just one road connecting it to the rest of Armenia ... Judge Orders Lawyers to Religious-Liberty Training).

A ‘Frozen War’ in Europe Threatens Sex, Abortion and LGBTQ Rights

Vice 14 Aug 2023
Poghosyan recalled a group of lawyers who tried unsuccessfully to remove Armenia’s right to abortion in legislation in 2021; their links and name are the Armenian translation of “right to life,” a common name for anti-abortion groups around the world ... Pink Armenia has tried to tell their stories, but finding the voices is hard.

Analysts Say Use of Spyware During Conflict Is Chilling

Beijing News 08 Aug 2023
The use of sophisticated spyware to hack into the devices of journalists and human rights defenders during a period of conflict in Armenia has alarmed analysts ... The lawyer, based in Armenia's capital, Yerevan, is among those whose devices were infected ... This story originated in VOA's Armenia Service.

ANCA-WR Summer Interns Poised to Advance National Priorities

Asbarez 28 Jul 2023
Anna Badalyan—Yerevan State University, Yerevan, Armenia, B.A. Legal Studies and International Law; Imastaser Anania Shirakatsi University, Gyumri, Armenia – B.A ... Alik has always had a passion for Armenia and Hye Tahd ... She is a career prosecutor and a licensed lawyer in R.A.

Fly me to volcano! Hikers ascend to volcanic lake at the top of Azhdahak mountain

Ruptly 10 Jul 2023
Members of 'Trichk' ('flight' in Armenian language) hiking club work as lawyers or financial analysts on weekdays, but every weekend they take backpacks and go to explore the beautiful nature of Armenia ... Lawyer Anna Kocharyan organises hiking tours to the Gegham Mountains on weekends.

Armenian Lawyers Go On Strike Over ‘Police Violence’

Asbarez 26 Jun 2023
YEREVAN (—Dozens of court hearings in Armenia were cancelled on Monday as lawyers went on strike to show support for their colleagues allegedly beaten up by police officers ... Armenia’s Chamber of Advocates voiced support for Alaverdyan and demanded a proper investigation into the incident.

In Jerusalem’s Armenian Quarter, a controversial land deal pits a community against its religious leaders

Egypt Independent 24 Jun 2023
Earlier this month a group of volunteer Armenian lawyers ... Arman Tatoyan, a former Deputy Minister of Justice for the Republic of Armenia and human rights lawyer, told CNN that the group had already established “there will be violations if the contract is implemented is executed.

Armenian court orders freeze on assets of journalist Davit Sargsyan and outlet 168 Hours

CPJ 23 May 2023
Aramazd Kiviryan, a lawyer for 168 Hours, told CPJ that insult and defamation claims in Armenia are generally in the range of 100,000 to 500,000 dram (US$258 to $1,292) and while courts occasionally froze media outlets’ assets, they typically involved much smaller sums.

Armenia, Azerbaijan and another war at Europe's doorstep

The New Arab 05 May 2023
As the Soviet Union fell apart, war broke out in 1988 between Armenia and Azerbaijan ... Armenia intervened, winning Artsakh’s independence in 1994 and occupying surrounding areas ... In 2020 it launched an offensive, capturing roughly half the land occupied by Armenia and Artsakh ... Azerbaijan could win a war against Armenia, but not against Russia.

A6 News Briefs

News-Press Now 05 May 2023
When Sheeran heard the jury's decision, he briefly put his hands over his face in relief before standing and hugging his lawyer ... 'tangible progress' in Armenia-Azerbaijan peace talks ... Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Thursday that Armenia and Azerbaijan have made "tangible ...

Moscow Says 'Serious Concern' Over New Armenia-Azerbaijan Tensions

Moscow Times 24 Apr 2023
Moscow on Monday expressed "serious concern" over fresh tensions between Armenia and Azerbaijan, which have been locked for decades in a deadly territorial conflict. The comments from the Foreign Ministry came a day after Azerbaijan set up a checkpoint on the only land link to the contested region of Nagorno-Karabakh, sparking anger from Armenia.

Longmont Armenian immigrant family worries flight mix-up could derail brother’s citizenship chances

Daily Camera 20 Apr 2023
citizen who immigrated from Armenia after enduring war in her childhood, applied 13 years ago to have her brother join her in the U.S ... An Armenian translator eventually showed up, but when Stepanyan’s brother asked if he was being deported, he was simply told he should get a lawyer when he got to Armenia.

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