Daily Archives: Monday, 10 September, 2012

Armenia Defeats Hungary, Wins Gold at Chess Olympiad (Video)

Armenia Defeats Hungary, Wins Gold at Chess Olympiad (Video)

ISTANBUL, Turkey (A.W.)—Armenia cemented its reputation as a chess superpower by winning gold at the Chess Olympiad on Sept. 9, after defeating Hungary 2.5-1.5 in the final round. Sergei Movsesian was Armenia’s hero of the day. He secured the crucial victory against Hungary’s Zoltan Almasi. Levon Aronian, Vladimir Akopian, and Gabriel Sargissian drew their games. […]

Sarkisian Criticizes International Community

Sarkisian Criticizes International Community

Aliyev justifies pardon of axe-murderer YEREVAN (RFE/RL)—President Serzh Sarkisian criticized the international community on Friday for what he described as a lenient approach to Azerbaijan’s anti-Armenian rhetoric and actions, saying that it is paving the way for another Armenian-Azerbaijani war. He also said that Azerbaijan’s controversial decision to pardon and promote the Azerbaijani army officer […]

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