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Anahit Harutyunyan

Anahit is a broadcast and multimedia freelance journalist from Gyumri, Armenia. She has covered social, economic, educational, and cultural issues in the country since 2010.

Mothers after war

Four new and expecting mothers speak about the personal cost of the Second Nagorno-Karabakh war and what they think may come next.

Voice | ‘Women must put an end to the war’

Araksia Martirosyan, participated in the First Nagorno-Karabakh War, fought during the four day clashes in 2016, and returned to the front in 2020.

Voice | ‘I went to war at 17’

Sent to war aged just 17, WWII veteran Vardanush Zakaryan tells how her love for her husband survived both war and death.

Voice | ‘In my hands, a weapon has become a work of art’

Artak Tadevosyan from Gyumri gives new life to used bullets and casings.

Migrant workers left in Armenia due to COVID-19 face unemployment

Remittances from abroad contribute one-fifth of Armenia’s GDP.

In pictures | Life under quarantine in Gyumri

Hopes for a bumper tourist season in Armenia’s second-largest city have been put on hold by the coronavirus pandemic.