Tag: Azerbaijan

Armenian Protest Leader Nikol Pashinyan Voted Prime Minister by National Assembly – The Full Story

Pashinyan – the “people’s” oligarch One week after losing a bid to be elected Prime Minister by the Armenian National Assembly, the country’s unicameral legislature, today, a majority of Assembly members voted for Pashinyan to become Armenia’s new Prime Minister. Pashinyan was able to rely on votes from the ruling Republican […]

Pashinyan’s Self-Imposed Blockade Is Economic Suicide For Armenia

“Opposition” leader Nikol Pashinyan’s call for a so-called “general strike” after parliament rejected his bid for Prime Minister has led to the self-imposed blockade of Armenia after “protesters” shut down the only highways connecting the landlocked country with the outside world, bringing this failing South Caucasian state closer to economic […]

The News That Russia Won’t Intervene In Armenia Is An Infowar In And Of Itself

Russia was never going to “intervene” in stopping the Armenian Color Revolution (or “people’s revolution” as its supporters at home and abroad are referring to it as), and manufacturing a news event out of this non-existent issue is useful only in furthering weaponized infowar narratives such as maintaining the so-called […]

Russia, Iran and Turkey Can Help Prevent the Yerevan Protests From Becoming a New War in Nagorno-Karabakh

As Armenia continues to be gripped by street protests, matters continue to intensify as men in military uniform have been seen among the demonstrators. The military has vowed to take decisive legal action against those in uniform joining the protests. At the same time, unverified but likely legitimate videos have […]