A popular TV comedian was elected mayor of Armenia's capital Yerevan, results showed on Monday, after a landslide victory for the new ruling party, a former opposition movement that was swept to power in a popular uprising this year.
Armenal, an aluminium
foil plant in Armenia, has started reducing output due to U.S.
sanctions which have hit its owner, Russian aluminium giant
Rusal, said a source at the plant and a source close
Two Armenian children whose bid for asylum in the Netherlands has been rejected have gone into hiding on the day the Dutch government was expected to deport them, a spokesman said Saturday, in the latest twist in a case that has riveted this nation.
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