Turkey has summoned the Dutch chargé d'affaires to Ankara in protest at an "unacceptable" move by the Netherlands’ lower house of parliament to approve two motions recognizing as genocide the killing of as many as 1.5 million Armenians in 1915.
Armenian Ambassador to Iran said by adopting proper solutions and setting up a joint working group, the ground will be prepared for presence of Armenian entrepreneurs in Anzali Free Zone (AFZ), Gilan Province.
Armenian and Azeri forces say they are observing a ceasefire recently agreed between the two sides in the Caucasus region of Nagorno-Karabakh following a new spate of violence in the disputed territory.
The Armenian monastic ensembles of Iran, in the northwest of the country, include three monastic ensembles of Christian faith: St. Thaddeus and St. Stepanos and the Chapel of Dzordzor. These edifices ― the oldest of which, St. Thaddeus, dates back to the Seventh Century CE ― are examples of outstanding universal value of Armenian architecture. They serve as testimony of very important interchanges with the other regional cultures, in particular the Byzantine, Orthodox and Persian.