PanARMENIAN.Net – Belgium shipped 187,200 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine to Armenia through Covax facility on Sunday, September 5, Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance reports
“The only way to defeat this pandemic is through international cooperation. This week, Belgium shares 187,200 AstraZeneca doses with Armenia through COVAX vaccine sharing mechanism. No one is safe until everyone is safe,” said Meryame Kitir, the Belgian Minist
Germany moved to the top of Group J after beating Armenia 5-0 in the fifth round of the FIFA World Cup qualification.
Germany opened the score six minutes into the match. Goretzka played a superb defense-splitting first time pass which sent Serge Gnabry into space on the right of the area and the forward made no mistake, lashing a fierce volley into the net from an acute angle. Gnabry doubled the score in the 15th minute.
In the 35th minute Marco Reus scored his 14th international goal on his return to the starting lineup.
The 15th General Conference of the International Association for Armenian Studies was held at the Martin Luther University in Halle-Wittenberg, Germany, September 2-4. It was held in digital format this year due to the restrictions caused by epidemic situation, but this did not in any way hinder the involvement and unprecedented activity of a large number of participants.
During three days, about 100 representatives from 20 countries, including prominent professors and scholars, discussed current issues and challenges in various fields of Armenology. On the first day of the conference, the participants were greeted by AIEA President Valentina Calzolari, the Vice-President of the Saxony-Anhalt Parliament Wolf Gall
The US encourages reengagement in substantive negotiations under the auspices of the Minsk Group Co-Chairs as soon as possible, US Secretary of State Antony Blinkern said in a congratulatory message to Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan.
“I warmly congratulate you on your appointment as foreign minister. The United States has a longstanding commitment to supporting the Armenian people’s democratic aspirations, and we look forward to cooperating with you to forge stronger bilateral ties based on our shared d
Deputy Prime Minister Suren Papikyan visits School No. 51 after V. Petrosyan
Deputy Prime Minister of Armenia Suren Papikyan visited School No. 51 after Varges Petrosyan in Yerevan on September 1.
After the official welcoming event, Deputy Prime Minister Suren Papikyan and Yerevan Mayor Hayk Marutyan cut the red ribbon with the help of children, announcing the opening of the school doors for pupils after the renovation. Accompanied by the Mayor of Yerevan, the Deputy Prime Minister toured in the renovated school, got acquainted with the works done – chemistry and physics laboratories and their technical equipment, classroom conditions, gym. During the tour Suren Papikyan congratulated the students on the beginning of the
Yerevan State Medical University after Mkhitar Heratsi has presented the preliminary results of COVID-19-related research, which has been carried out by university specialists since May 2020 in cooperation with YSMU young researchers, clinical residents, students.
A total of 8,000 tests were performed on about 1,500 patients who overcame COVID-19 infection. Participants in the research were monitored for one year on a monthly basis and continue to be monitored.
The result showed that COVID-19 is indeed a new coronavirus infection. In 6-7% of cases, no antibodies were found after the disease. However, there were cases, where antibodies remained in COVID-19 patients for more than a year.
In one case a person with antibodies caught the infection again.
PanARMENIAN.Net – Armenia is interested in deepening cooperation within the Organization for Security Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan told OSCE Secretary General Helga Maria Schmid over the phone on Thursday, September 2.
Mirzoyan noted that Armenia values the role of the OSCE as a regional organization based on the comprehensive and cooperative security concept. He said the Armenian side is interested in deepening the cooperation within the three security dimensions of the OSCE; politico-military, economic and environmental and human. In this regard, the consi