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17:16 February 08, 2012 | Teghout | LoriCourt Paradox: Teghout Project and Aarhus Convention
“It turns out that all the decision adopted on Teghout can be appealed only by the government and the company, which has been issued the right to develop the mine, nobody else. This is nonsense.”
12:45 February 07, 2012 | Teghout | LoriUnaware Culture Minister
Teghout Forest has many monuments included in the list of historical and cultural heritage. Any actions towards them must be agreed with the government. Culture Minister Hasmik Poghosyan made this statement
16:25 February 06, 2012 | Teghout | Lori | Syunik'Abuse in Mines'...
Invisible metastases of Zangezour Copper and Molybdenum Combine have spread to almost all families in the region
17:42 February 03, 2012 | Teghout | Lori“Save Teghout” Initiative: First Time Environmental Issue beyond Armenian Borders
“Save Teghout” Initiative members Gor Hakobyan and Yeghia Nersesyan outlined that it’s the first time an environmental issue has gone beyond
12:49 February 02, 2012 | Teghout | LoriEmigration from Armenian village stopped once Teghut Mine opened – village prefect (PHOTOS)
Out of 3,297 residents of Shnogh village, in Armenia’s Lori Region, 370 villagers are working at the Teghut Mine, village’s prefect Haykaz Kochinyan
13:38 February 01, 2012 | Teghout | LoriContradicting Nature Protection Minister
There can't be any word that none of the proposals made by Aarhus Convention Compliance Committee has been complied with. All the documents permitting Teghout mine development should be recognized invalid and
14:50 January 31, 2012 | Teghout | LoriVallex Company Outraged It Had No Opportunity to Make Speech in Moscow
On 27 January, the discussion of Teghout project development of copper and molybdenum mine was held in Moscow
17:11 January 30, 2012 | Teghout | LoriMinister Aram Harutyunyan: PACE Not Competent Organization
Aram Harutyunyan, the Minister of Nature Protection said that PACE is not responsible organization and the issue
11:53 January 27, 2012 | Teghout | LoriPACE Demanding to Annul Decision on Teghout Mine
"We strongly condemn continuous violations of international obligations made by Armenia and demand to annul the decision on Teghout mine development,"
12:07 January 26, 2012 | Teghout | LoriIssue of Teghut mine raise at PACE
Zaruhi Postanjyan, a member of the Armenian delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has circulated in Strasbourg a document condemning the man-made ecological disaster project
14:19 January 25, 2012 | Teghout | LoriTeghout Village Head: Turks Funding Fight against Teghout?
Under Teghout Village Head Samvel Meliksetyan, there are only several environmentalists who are truly concerned with the environmental problems in Teghout, while others
16:51 January 23, 2012 | Teghout | LoriTopic for Reflections: Whether Teghout Project Needs Christian Blessing Symbolized by Black Bull
We would like to remind that “Victims of Black Bull” documentary shot in 2007 (produced by EcoLur) shows the official opening of Teghout project, where the symbol of the project was presented – golden bull or calf. At the opening
17:40 January 19, 2012 | Teghout | LoriEnvironmentalist: 'Policy Government Runs in Mining Makes Armenia Country of Mining Attaché'
'Teghout mine development is not lust a local problem, but it shows our government's non-perspective attitude
13:21 January 18, 2012 | Teghout | LoriTeghout: Who Speaking About Abuse
It was a protest demonstration in a country where the judiciary, as supposed, performed the order of the executive
15:14 January 16, 2012 | Teghout | LoriVallex Company Filing a Lawsuit?
We approached to Teghout territory and saw people with ribbons in their hands who were marking the borders. They also held posters and were very
16:37 January 12, 2012 | Teghout | LoriArmenia Violated Aarhus Convention
Aarhus Committee on Teghut exploitation met the claim of the environmentalists according to which the Republic of Armenia has violated the international commitments for
14:33 January 11, 2012 | Teghout | LoriLies Detected
We learnt that core mining operations, explosions will be launched in Teghout in three months, so
16:18 January 09, 2012 | TeghoutNew Program to Save Teghout Forest Launches in Armenia
On 15 January "Let's Save Teghout Forest" Civic Initiative is holding a trip to Teghout, hereby
16:14 December 05, 2011 | Teghout | LoriStripping Explosions to Start in Teghout in 3-4 Months
Hamlet Titanyan, who supervises mine stripping, thinks that they will reach mine ores after digging about 20-30 meters. Under him, explosions for mine stripping will launch
14:36 September 28, 2011 | Teghout | LoriTeghout Project Launch To Significantly Boost Export potential of Armenia
Remaining $250 million will be drawn in upcoming two years, afterwards copper production from copper concentrate will start, I hope, in the amount of