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Marianna Mkrtchyan

Gallup: Most Armenians are convinced - external forces are not  involved in the "velvet revolution"

Gallup: Most Armenians are convinced - external forces are not  involved in the "velvet revolution"

ArmInfo.Most Armenians are convinced that external forces are not involved in the "velvet revolution". Director of the Gallup International Association in  Armenia Aram Navasardyan stated at a press conference in Yerevan on  May 11, presenting the results of the poll "Velvet Revolution in  Figures" held from May 4th to 9th.

85.7% of the respondents were not convinced of the external impact on  the processes in Armenia, another 2.1% believe that the US is behind  the revolution, 1.2% is Russia, 1.1% - the EU, 0.7% - other  countries, and 9.6% found it difficult to answer.

When asked how Armenia's foreign policy will change, 48.3% of  respondents expressed the belief that the republic will conduct a  balanced policy with all influential centers, 17.8% consider that the  Russian vector will deepen, 11.4% - European direction, 6.3% -  American, 2.8% - another, 20.5% - could not answer.

It is noteworthy that 68.3% positively assessed the reaction of  Russian mass media to the situation in Armenia, 13.4% - negatively,  another 18.4% - were at a loss to answer. 79.2% positively assessed  the reaction of the US and EU media, 3.6% - negatively, and 17.3% -  found it difficult to answer.

77.7% of respondents are convinced that Nikol Pashinyan will be able  to solve the country's urgent problems within 6 months, while 14.8%  are convinced that it will not be possible, another 7.4% could not  say.

Asked if there will be elections tomorrow, who will vote for you,  66.3% of those polled voted for the Elk bloc, 8.5% for the Civil  Contract party, 3.8% for the Republican Party of Armenia, 3.2% for  Prosperous Armenia, 2.1% Tsarukyan block, 1.9% - ARFD, 0.2% -  "Enlightened Armenia", 0.4% - "Heritage", 0.7% - other, 3.7% - for  anyone, another 9.1% - it was difficult to say.

809 people throughout the country took part in the telephone survey:  33% from Yerevan, 67% from Armenian regions. Inaccuracy of the survey  is 3.5%.

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Проведенный опрос оказался очень поучительным. Впрочем, не ссылаясь даже на приведенные числа, можно прогнозировать, что обљективно влиятельные внешние силы, несмотря на имеющиеся ресурсы, не дотягиваются до Армении. Слишком много у них накопилось иных задач. И слава Богу. Даже представить себе трудно, чтобы армянин ждал заключений консультантов из-за рубежа и бросился их исполнять. А если такие из числа политиков заявят о себе, то быстро разочаруют публику.

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