Posts tagged as Armenia

Armenia MOD representative: Relatively stable tension remained overnight

Thursday, October 1, 2020

The Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh) Ministry of Defense reports that relatively stable tension remained in the Artsakh-Azerbaijani conflict zone overnight. Artsrun Hovhannisyan, a representative of the Ministry of Defense of Armenia, on Thursday morning wrote about this on his Facebook page. He noted: “The exchange of fire—from artillery and firearms—continued in separate directions. In order to improve the tactics, the adversary tried to carry out certain regrouping and relocate its military, which…

Lithuanian medics return from Armenia

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

A team of eight Lithuanian medical workers and three experts returned home on Saturday after completing their two-week humanitarian mission in Armenia to combat the coronavirus epidemic. Marius Čiurlionis, a Lithuanian Health Ministry official who headed the medical team, noted it was the first ever medical help mission by Lithuania to a foreign country. “This is a big step forward,” he said. According to Čiurlionis, Armenia has so far carried…

Lithuanian medics depart for Armenia to fight Covid-19

Friday, June 19, 2020

A team of 11 Lithuanian medics and experts has left for Armenia on Friday morning for a two-week mission to help the country fight the coronavirus. Along with the experts, Lithuania also sent around 1.5 tons of medical equipment and 30,000 Covid-19 test kits to Yerevan, Armenia’s capital. “Now, having a good situation [in Lithuania] and being able to breath a bit easier, Lithuania has built a team of medics…

Lithuania sends medics to Armenia to help fight coronavirus

Thursday, June 11, 2020

A team of Lithuanian medical volunteers will travel to Armenia in June to help combat the pandemic. Eight medical workers, a logistics specialist and an operations manager will spend two weeks in Armenia, Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius told BNS on Wednesday. Armenia “is in a very difficult situation”, said Linkevičius. “People are queuing to be admitted to hospitals and intensive care wards [due to] a lack of beds and medical…

Lithuanian President congratulates Armenian PM on birthday, wishes speedy recovery from COVID-19

Monday, June 1, 2020

President of Lithuania Gitanas Nausėda congratulated Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan on birthday and wished a speedy recovery from the novel coronavirus. “Happy birthday to dear Armenia’s PM Nikol Pashinyan from me and my wife. Lithuania is with you and all your family in this fight against COVID19. Wishing you to get well soon!” Today Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan announced that he and his family members have been infected with…

Lithuania sends aid to Armenia, Moldova, Georgia, Ukraine

Thursday, May 14, 2020

A shipment of Lithuanian-made protective face shields are on their way to Armenia, Moldova, Georgia and Ukraine, according to the Lithuanian Foreign Ministry. The ministry said the Ukraine-bound humanitarian aid departed on Wednesday, and Armenia, Moldova and Georgia-bound shipments of equipment to combat Covid-19 were leaving on Thursday. Some 52,600 Lithuanian-made protective face shields had been purchased from two local companies – Baltic Digital Printing and Medienos Era – for…

Armenia PM, Lithuania President discuss intensification of economic cooperation

Friday, May 8, 2020

Armenia’s Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan had a video meeting Friday with Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda. The parties exchanged views on the steps being taken to combat COVID-19. In this context, the assistance provided from the European Union to the Eastern Partnership, especially to Armenia, was mentioned. Prime Minister Pashinyan presented the process of reforms and priorities of the Armenian government. The President of Lithuania praised the determination of the Armenian…

Lithuania extends coronavirus aid to Armenia, Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine

Thursday, April 23, 2020

The Lithuanian government has approved 100,000 euros in humanitarian aid for Armenia, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. The cabinet of ministers decided on Wednesday to allocate 40,000 euros to Ukraine and 20,000 to each of the other countries. The money will be used to purchase protective equipment for the countries to help them fight the coronavirus pandemic. Lithuania’s Foreign Ministry has been put in charge of purchasing the supplies and arranging…

Bolt expands to Armenia, Malta

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Beginning on Tuesday, rides via the Bolt online transport platform can be ordered in Armenia and the food delivery service of Bolt Food in Malta, evgeni Belussov, executive responsible for enlargement at Bolt, said. “Our goal is to make people’s lives more convenient by making their day-to-day chores simple and easily accessible. Be it urban transport or ordering food to one’s home or office. We understand that these are very…

Armenian FM hosted by Latvian President in Riga Castle

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Armenia’s delegation led by Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan on September 17 visited the Riga Castle where they were hosted by President of Latvia Egils Levits, the MFA told Armenpress. Minister Mnatsakanyan congratulated the Latvian President on assuming office and conveyed the congratulations and greetings of Armenian President Armen Sarkissian. Touching upon the current level of the Armenia-Latvia relations, the FM and the President praised the fact that the bilateral relations…