19:29 | September 13, 2014
A Ljubljana District Court judge has approved the indictment of Anuška Delić, an OCCRP partner and journalist for the Slovenian newspaper Delo, for allegedly publishing classified information.
18:05 | September 13, 2014
Fugitive boss Pantaleone Mancuso of Italy’s 'Ndrangheta organized crime group was arrested Sept. 11 by Argentinian police while trying to cross the border with Brazil at the Tancredo Neves bridge near the Iguazu falls.
18:01 | September 13, 2014
Federal law enforcement raided the Los Angeles fashion district on Sept. 10, arresting nine people and seizing more than US$ 65 million of suspected drug money, as ABC News reports.
18:09 | September 12, 2014
Arsen Julfalakyan has been crowned world champion in the 75kg Greco-Roman category after beating Neven Zugaj earlier this evening at the 2014 World Wrestling Championship in Tashkent.
17:26 | September 12, 2014
Armenia’s Prosecutor General reports that it has launched an investigation of an incident that occurred on September 9 in which the security chief of the National Assembly accosted a reporter who was covering a street art group placing a banner on the perimeter fence of the parliament.
10:27 | September 12, 2014
Beglaryan referred to the words of Artsakh presidential spokesman Davit Babayan who told reporters in early August that the government would do all possible to assist Yezidi refugees.
18:02 | September 11, 2014
The handing over took place on September 11, at 15:04 p.m. of the local time, on the border between the Nagorno Karabakh Republic and the Azerbaijani Republic, near the village of Bash Karvend.
13:00 | September 11, 2014
At a regional conference today in Yerevan regarding the illegal drug trade, former Armenian prosecutor general Aghvan Hovsepyan noted that Armenia must pay greater attention to combating the menace because Armenia might become a transit country.
12:49 | September 11, 2014
During a coffeebreak at a press conference today in Yerevan regarding ways to combat the illegal drug trade in the region, former prosecutor general Aghvan Hovsepyan claimed that systematic corruption within the prosecutor’s office had long since been dealt with and no longer exists when asked by reporters to comment on the current state of the office.
11:02 | September 11, 2014
According to U.S. Ambassador to Armenia John Heffern, the sale of the three hydroelectric power plants in Armenia (Vorotan Cascade), to U.S. energy giant ContourGlobal has yet to be finalized despite early government reports to the contrary.
15:40 | September 10, 2014
This year's drought, as well as the shortage and in some cases, complete lack of water in general is causing many residents of the village of Vazgenashen in the Nagorno-Karabakh region of Martouni to work for others for a daily fee instead of cultivating their own land.
13:00 | September 10, 2014
Orogen Gold, a UK company listed on the London Stock Exchange, reports that it has raised £1.125mln through a placing to fund further drilling at its Mutsk project in southern Armenia.
12:50 | September 10, 2014
The Greek parliament yesterday passed a controversial hate crimes bill that increases penalties for racially motivated crimes and criminalizes the denial of genocide and war crimes.
19:27 | September 9, 2014
Twenty-seven alleged members of the ’Ndrangheta organized crime group in Italy were arrested Sept. 9 by more than 250 agents of the Servizio Centrale Operativo and Squadra Mobile of Italian police.
19:26 | September 9, 2014
After the street art group Counter Strike hung a banner reading “Hello Rob” (referring to former Armenian president Robert Kocharyan) on the National Assembly’s main gate, an irate individual came out and tore down the banner.
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