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Sierra Leone cancels $300 million airport deal with China

The mega project, which was due to be completed in 2022, had been commissioned by the previous president Ernest Bai Koroma in March this year.

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Russian carrier to operate Rostov-on-Don-Yerevan flights on daily basis
Russian Azimuth airline based in Rostov-on-Don will launch daily flights from Rostov to Yerevan starting from July 9, TASS news agency reported,...
18:57
Minsk 2019: Baregham Harutyunyan loses quarter-final game
Boxer Baregham Harutyunyan at 52 kg lost the quarter-final of the European Games underway in Minsk, the National Olympic Committee reported....
17:32
Candidates for members of RA SCPEC met with MPs
The candidates for the members of the RA State Commission for the Protection of Economic Competition Karen Sedrakyan and Edgar Tchagharyan met...
16:22
Iran 'never seeks war' with US, says Rouhani
President Hassan Rouhani said Iran "never seeks war" with the US, state media reported Wednesday amid a spike in tensions between the...
16:13
Malta’s Carmelo Abela to pay working visit to Armenia
Malta's Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion Carmelo Abela will arrive in Armenia on a working visit on Thursday, 27 June, the...
15:58
Armenian sappers clear 1,650 square meters in Syria
Sappers of the Armenian humanitarian mission in Syria cleared 1,650 square meters of land during their technical survey and cleaning activities...
15:31
Georgian citizen of Armenian descent suffered in Tbilisi clashes
An ethnic Armenian citizen of Georgia is among the injured in violent clashes outside the Georgian parliament overnight 20-21 June, the Armenian...
15:18
Artsakh appoints new Security Council chief
Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan on Wednesday signed a decree on appointing Arshavir Gharamyan Secretary of the country’s Security...
15:16
GRECO: Public perceptions of low levels of corruption may be misleading
The Council of Europe’s anti-corruption body (GRECO) today warned that public perceptions of low levels of corruption in certain countries...
15:14
Armenian PM’s spouse attends opening of Yerevan fashion forum
Anna Hakobyan, the spouse of Armenia’s Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, attended the grand opening of the Fashion Forum Yerevan 2019 at...
11:01
Minsk 2019: Armenia’s Lilit Poghosyan wins second badminton match
Badminton player Lilit Poghosyan was among the Armenian athletes to perform on the fifth day of the 2019 European Games in Minsk, Belarus on...
10:42
Congressman Brad Sherman counters Baku’s threats to shoot down civilian aircraft
Congressman Brad Sherman (D-CA), a senior member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, on Tuesday filed an amendment that would block the...
10:31
Meghan and Harry outranked by Kate and William in social power list
Prince Harry and Meghan have been outranked by Prince William and Kate in a who’s who of the most ‘socially significant’...
20:30
Rains predicted in Armenia’s northern regions tomorrow
Rain with thunderstorm is predicted on June 26 in northern regions. As Hydromet meteorological service reports, on 27-30 June  in most...
19:45
Lawyers to appeal Kocharyan’s arrest ruling
The lawyers of Armenia’s second President Robert Kocharyan who was taken into custody charged with “overthrowing the constitutional...
19:24
Armenia's economic activity index grows by 7.3%
According to the data released by Armenia's National Statistical Service (NSS), the economic activity index (EAI) of Armenia increased by...
18:44
Driver of a bus travelling to Armenia arrested in Georgia
Officers of the Georgian police and the State Revenue arrested on Tuesday an Armenian citizen identified as A. K. born in 1977 at Kazbek...
17:43
Court of Appeals rules to arrest ex-president Robert Kocharyan
The Yerevan Court of Appeals ruled on Tuesday to arrest ex-president Robert Kocharyan,  granting the prosecutors’ appeals against a...
16:58
Another borderland village in the focus of attention of VivaCell-MTS and Fuller Center for Housing Armenia
It was three years ago that people in Paravaqar village first felt the support of VivaCell-MTS and the Fuller Center for Housing Armenia. The...
16:28
Nikol Pashinyan congratulates Slovenian Prime Minister on Statehood Day
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has sent a congratulatory message on Tuesday to Prime Minister of the Republic of Slovenia Marjan Šarec on...
16:07
Yerevan court adjourns hearing after indicted Armenian Gen. Manvel Grigoryan falls ill
A Yerevan court had to adjourn the hearing in the trial of Manvel Grigoryan, a retired Armenian army general and a former Republican lawmaker...
15:34
Artsakh president congratulates winners of subject Olympiads
The Artsakh Presidential Palace hosted on Tuesday a solemn ceremony of awarding the pupils who have received diplomas in the final stage of the...
15:08
Kocharyan, his lawyers not to attend today’s court hearing
Neither Robert Kocharyan nor his legal team will attend a court hearing in the ex-president’s trial on Tuesday, at 4pm. In a statement...
14:27
Azerbaijan fails to lead OSCE mission to its frontlines
In accordance with the arrangement reached with the authorities of the Republic of Artsakh (Nagorno Karabakh Republic), the OSCE mission...
14:18
Armenian parliament passes tax reform package
The Armenian National Assembly on Tuesday adopted in the second reading and in full a massive bill package proposing amendments and supplements...
13:59
Trump: I do not need congressional approval to strike Iran
U.S. President Donald Trump told Hill.TV in an exclusive interview Monday that he does not need congressional approval to strike Iran. When...
13:50
Armenia slams Azerbaijani FM’s ‘counterproductive’ statement
Armenian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Anna Naghdalyan slammed as ‘counterproductive’ the latest statement of Azerbaijani Foreign...
13:09
Armenian boxer says any challenge can be overcome as he beats Belarusian rival in European Games
One more Armenian athlete overcame the obstacle of the 1/8 finals at the 2nd European Games underway in Minsk, Belarus. Baregham Harutyunyan...
12:49
PACE OKs Russia’s return: how Armenian delegation voted
The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has voted to make it possible for Russia to return to the chamber following a...
11:48
Potentially historic and deadly early summer heat wave to roast Europe, peaking midweek
An intense heat wave is set to bake Europe in coming days, and it could be historic, potentially shattering records across a large portion of...

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