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Strong explosion rips through retail market in Armenia’s capital Yerevan

At least one person has been killed and an unknown number of people are feared trapped in rubble after a strong explosion ripped through a retail market in Armenia’s capital Yerevan, according to officials. Rescue workers were working to pull people out of the rubble, Levon Sardaryan, a spokesman for the Yerevan mayor told reporters. […]

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Armenian PM Nikol Pashinyan warns of military coup after army asked him to resign

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has warned of an “attempted military coup”, after the nation’s armed forces asked him and his cabinet to resign. The army “must obey the people and elected authorities,” he told thousands of supporters in the capital Yerevan. “The army is not a political institution and attempts to involve it in […]