On 25 May a solemn ceremony of awarding a group of pupils from the NKR who won prizes and received certificates in the final stage of 2016-2017 subject Olympiads among schoolchildren held in the Republic of Armenia, as well as their teachers took place in the residence of the Artsakh Republic President.
On May 23 Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan received the delegation of the Armenian Missionary Association of America headed by organization's executive director Zaven Khanjian.
May 19, a joint meeting of the NA Standing Committees on Defense, Security and Law Enforcement and on Budget, Financial and Economic Management took place, which was held behind closed doors. The meeting was chaired by Heads of the Committees Zhanna Galstyan and Ruslan Israelyan.
Baku continues the gross violations of the trilateral cease-fire agreements in defiance to the consistent calls of the Co-Chair countries and the international community, Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian said.
For the first time in the history of the Karabakh conflict mediation, the OSCE Minsk Group had to point out that Azerbaijan is the initiator of the exacerbation of the situation and violation of the ceasefire.
When the passions around the Syrian conflict are a bit calmed, another stage of escalation of tensions in the Azerbaijani-Karabakh conflict zone usually starts.