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My epic 30-hour rail journey through Turkey — with tickets from £10

The Times/The Sunday Times 14 Apr 2024
Earthquakes and Seljuk attacks brought Ani to its knees by the 14th century and now the watchtowers of modern Armenia stare across the gorge into the remnants of their former capital.

Morning Briefing: April 11, 2024

Anadolu Agency 11 Apr 2024
NEWS IN BRIEF  Describing last week's attack on the Iranian consulate in Damascus as a "mistake," Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday that Israel "will be ...

Mithridates: The Greco-Persian King Immune to Poison

Greek Reporter 11 Apr 2024
Tetradrachm with the face of Mithridates c. 110 BC. Credit. Angel M. Felicisimo Wikimedia Commons CC BY 2.0 ... Mithridates fled to the court of his son-in-law, Tigranes the Great of Armenia ... He then captured the capital Tigranocerta in 69 BC ... By ... ....

Armenians Blame Jews for Moscow Massacre, ‘The Same Way They Murdered 70,000 Persians on Purim’

Hamodia 09 Apr 2024
As widely reported, more than three months ago a group of neo-Nazis marched across Armenia’s capital city, Yerevan, bearing flags with stylized swastikas, chanting insults, calling for Jews to be expelled, and shouting praise to Hitler.

The Forgotten Kingdom of Urartu: From Prosperity to Fall

Ancient Origins 08 Apr 2024
Spanning parts of modern-day Armenia, Turkey, and Iran, its capital, Tushpa (modern-day Van), stood as a show of its grandeur ... Their first king was Arame of Urartu who founded his first capital at Sugunia and then a second at Arashkun.

How an Armenian Family Helped Build Modern Egypt

Asbarez 05 Apr 2024
... of Egypt Mostafa Madbuli thanked his Armenian counterpart for naming one of Yerevan’s squares after Egypt, while added that one of the capital’s squares in Egypt will soon be named after Armenia.

How to find the world’s best Airbnbs — and seven of my favourites

The Times/The Sunday Times 03 Apr 2024
Arty apartment in the Armenian capital. There’s no shortage of cool apartments in Armenia’s capital city yet, this listing with its “crazy moments” description not only made me smile but caught my eye thanks to its eclectic artwork.

IAN HERBERT: Rob Page has plenty of questions to answer after penalty shootout heartbreak... with...

The Daily Mail 27 Mar 2024
As usual, Rob Page was boundlessly positive in the face of defeat ... Some who saw Wales lose 4-2 at home to Armenia – world ranking. 97 – and fail to win in the country’s capital, Yerevan, in the qualifying campaign, still believe he should go now ... .

Armenia launches probe into Yerevan police station attack

Anadolu Agency 25 Mar 2024
Armenia on Monday launched a criminal probe into the attack on a police station in the capital city of Yerevan ... officers from Armenia's national security service.

Armed individuals try to enter police station in Armenia’s capital

MENA FN 25 Mar 2024
(MENAFN) On Sunday, Armenia's capital city of Yerevan witnessed a troubling incident as three armed individuals attempted to forcibly enter a police station. The targeted establishment was the ... .

Morning Briefing: March 25, 2024

Anadolu Agency 25 Mar 2024
  ... “The investigation of the crime scene continues ... Three armed people on Sunday attempted to break into a police station in Armenia’s capital Yerevan, during which two of the three assailants were injured ... Empowering Clean Future".

Tres hombres intentan asaltar comisaría en Armenia y dos de ellos resultan heridos

Ottumwa Courier 24 Mar 2024
EREVÁN, Armenia (AP) — Tres hombres asaltaron el domingo una comisaría en Ereván, la capital de Armenia, y dos de ellos resultaron heridos al tratar de detonar granadas de mano, informó el Ministerio del Interior ... .

Armenian security forces detain police station assailant

The News International 24 Mar 2024
Armenian national security forces detained a gunman who had attacked a police station in the Nor-Nork district of Yerevan, the Armenian capital, Russian state news agency TASS reported on Sunday.

2 Men Wounded In Failed Attempt To Enter Police Station In Yerevan

Radio Free Europe 24 Mar 2024
Two men were wounded by a grenade they detonated as they attempted to storm a police station in Armenia's capital on March 24, the Interior Ministry of the Caucasus country said.