Thursday, September 20 2018 16:07
David Stepanyan

Hovhannes Igityan: Putin will prefer to improve  relations with Pashinyan, rather than drag Kocharyan out of the political dump

Hovhannes Igityan: Putin will prefer to improve  relations with Pashinyan, rather than drag Kocharyan out of the political dump

ArmInfo. In an interview with ArmInfo, international expert, ex-chairman of the parliamentary commission on external relations Hovhannes Igityan comments on the recent domestic political impulses in Armenia. Forecasts the possible impact of these events on the Armenian-Russian relations, talks about the role of Robert Kocharian in Armenian politics. Forecasts the results of the elections of Yerevan Mayor. 

 

Mr. Igityan, in the situation with the publication of the wiretapping of the conversation between the director of the National Security Service and the head of the Armenian SSS, I am personally interested primarily in its authors. Don't you think that Nikol Pashinyan took the version of the external track too hastily ? 

In  time, Chinese very aptly noticed that peeping at the keyhole is more immoral than what you see in it. Therefore, before we analyze what was said in this conversation, let's try to understand what actually happened. For me, the illegal listening of high-ranking officials and the selective throwing of content that is beneficial to someone is a diversion against my state. This is a crime described in the Criminal Code. Without denying the presumption of innocence, let's leave it to the courts, since moral and political statements do not always imply the presumption of innocence in the sense in which it implies the right. To understand who could commit this crime, one must consider the moral and political qualities and technical capabilities of the alleged criminals. Analyzing the situation with wiretapping, who benefits from it, who has the appropriate opportunities, you definitely go out on one person - Robert Kocharyan. In this sense, there was a wiretapping by external forces or from the inside for me again, since it was Kocharyan who was its final beneficiary. This was clearly done to help him somehow recover in the political field, to discredit the leaders of the revolutionary movement. At the same time, we must understand that analyzing the content of the selective content coming out of someone's interests is a thankless task and no analyst or expert will ever be engaged in it. There was, in principle, a fairly correct conversation between the two men, concerned about the general situation, and not how to put a particular person in jail. I repeatedly heard how our high ranks talk among themselves in the spirit of street hooligans, when they are heard and not heard.

 

And, nevertheless, do you, in your opinion, think the authors of this wiretapping achieved their goals? 

I do not think that they managed to somehow discredit or downgrade the image of Nikol Pashinyan in our society. I just do not see it from the reaction of society to Facebook, on the streets, in the press. As far as I understand from the record, Vanetsyan and Khachatryan were talking about "some caller Judge Rache." That is, these two high-ranking functionaries of this judge did not even know, they did not know his name, they were not interested and he was not called. And the fact that Judge Rach himself called one of them as a whole speaks only of the inadequacy of our judicial system in general and in a personalized plan. And I do not exclude that Judge Rach could also be one of the actors of the game against the acting authorities. In any case, his call for instructions from those who do not know his functionaries from the authorities can also talk about his engagement. That is why the revolution must lead to the replacement of a personalized judicial system. And all the judges, seen in participation in politicized processes, implementing political orders, especially in the events of 2008, must definitely be replaced by new ones under the pressure of the authorities.

Republicans today demagogue in parliament, they demand the creation of a commission to investigate the circumstances of the conversation between Vanetsyan and Khachatryan. And where were these champions of justice, when, for example, I and my friends were persecuted? When people sat on fictitious matters, which is clearly reflected in the PACE resolutions on Armenia and the acquittal of the ECHR. Therefore, wiretapping is the result of the activity of the counter-revolutionary movement, in my opinion, mistakenly chose Kocharyan as its leader. By the way, all that Kocharyan does in Armenia he does through Russian media, Russian opportunities, from Putin's calls and ending with his connections to AFK Sistema 

 

The question arises: why does Putin need Kocharyan in general? Is it really believed in Moscow that he has a chance to return to the post of first person? Or, after all, is Kocharyan an additional trump card of Putin in negotiations with Nikol Pashinyan, whose main asset is, so much different from all his predecessors, legitimacy? 

To begin with, Pashinyan is a politician of a new era. Meanwhile, as all politicians of the old era have always conditioned their own weight, power capabilities, the very likelihood of the coming to power of real and even illusory support of Moscow. Moreover, all three Armenian presidents and even many opposition presidential candidates were ill with this. These people have accustomed Putin, other Russian higher and even petty officials and political scientists to the weight of their words for Armenia, the Armenian society. So, Nikol Pashinyan does not need the support of all these people. He needs normal, equitable relations with Russia, based on the mutual principle of non-interference in internal affairs and respect for sovereignty. And he talks about it openly. In a situation where Russia finds it difficult to pursue a policy with 95% of the world, Armenia tries to conduct a balanced policy. And I directly support and consider the direct, open policy of Pashinyan towards Russia. Robert Kocharyan is a man of the old era. And always, and everywhere he came to power when he was brought to her. Starting from the formation of the Krunk committee and ending with Levon Ter-Petrosyan and Vazgen Sargsyan, who imported it to Armenia.

Now Kocharyan once again tries to enter into Armenian politics on Putin's mythical shoulders. And this is in conditions when people who hate him in Armenia are hundreds of times bigger than people who support him, when there is not even political power around him. Mythical, because I do not think that Kocharyan really supports Putin and even his entourage. They simply mistakenly believe that Kocharyan's activity strengthens the pro-Russian mood in Armenia. I suppose that a rather powerful Russian embassy in Armenia, Russian analysts send quite normal reports to Moscow. Therefore, Putin must understand that Kocharyan's activities and the linking of this activity with Russia are not in favor, but to the detriment of the Armenian-Russian relations in general and the influence of Russia in Armenia, in particular. Therefore, logically, Putin will rather prefer to establish relations with a man, the incumbent leader of Armenia, who has the support of the people, than to drag a person out of the political dump. 

As far as I understand, Kocharyan is well aware that he does not get the first place in the early parliamentary elections even if he returns "Prosperous Armenia" under his wing, and supports the Dashnaktsakans and the remnants of Republicans, but he has already announced participation in these elections. What is his maximum program, get into parliament and gain political immunity? 

We all know the role of Robert Kocharyan in the death of people on March 1, 2008. But he knows this much better than we do. Therefore, the probability of his being imprisoned is much higher than any person in Armenia. And he knows that as soon as he is on the floor all silent people from his former surroundings will immediately speak. Because Kocharyan's fault is not only on paper, in the form of order 0038, but in his illegal instructions to the siloviki: the Police, the Prosecutor General's Office, the courts. There was obviously no independent initiative and could not be. Kocharyan knows all this and, accordingly, tries to engage in politics, to demonstrate steps against himself as a political reprisal against the opponent of the current government in the pre-election period. He also tries to assure his own former surroundings of his importance with a view to preventing these people from talking. Well, of course, Kocharyan has huge financial resources, no matter how hard he tries to convince everyone that he lived for one salary. If you judge by selfie with the animals they killed, only this "fun" this person spent at least half a million dollars. It should be borne in mind that the availability of so much money in the same hands, coupled with the purchase of an information field in countries like Armenia, can also have an impact. These people are so used to it, and they think that by shaking millions of dollars it is possible to resolve issues today. At the same time, Kocharyan is not able to claim the prime minister's chair, he is able to correctly assess his weight in the society. Accordingly, it seems to me that its purpose is still the process itself.

 

Nikol Pashinyan marked the date of the early elections in May 2019. But in society there is clearly a request for holding these elections much earlier. What is preventing the authorities from meeting the popular sentiment today, especially given the growing internal threats?

 The parliamentary majority is still representatives of the past power, and Pashinyan tries to do everything according to the law. Discussion of changes in the IC with political forces, with the Venice Commission, etc. - all this requires a certain amount of time. And the republican leadership of the parliament, as we understand, is in no hurry, and even tries to sabotage all the initiatives of the authorities. Other chances to somehow catch on to some kind of political rope and be saved, for example, participating in future elections, they simply do not. This, if taken subjectively. Objectively, in order to come to new elections it is necessary to decide on the Electoral Code, since the existing law does not fit into the concept of free elections. With the existing judicial power, starting from the Constitutional Court and ending with any court of the first instance, it is impossible to hold elections. There are still electoral commissions, starting from Central, where people still are known for their tendency to falsify elections or legitimize the results of these falsifications. Accordingly, the conduct of normal elections without changes in this situation is impossible. 

Will you try to predict the results of the elections of the Yerevan mayor? 

The main mistake of the election participants and experts is an attempt to assess the upcoming extraordinary elections of the mayor of Yerevan by ordinary situations and methods. Meanwhile - this is not a struggle programs, it is not a rivalry of biographies and experiences. Elections should be viewed through the prism of the revolution, the prism of the change of power that took place. We all know that Yerevan's management system is completely corrupt. And she always worked for some people, carrying out political orders. Accordingly, the forthcoming elections should first of all be considered as an opportunity to break, destroy this vicious system. As a continuation of the April and May events. Therefore, it seems to me that in Yerevan mayoral elections Yerevan citizens will vote for Nikol Pashinyan (candidate of the block "My step" under N1 Hayk Marutyan - Ed.). And this is with all due respect to the other participants in the elections. For example, Artak Zeynalyan in my memory is the only decent Minister of Justice of Armenia. And I would very much like him to continue what he started on this post. I would very much like to have representatives of the most diverse political forces in the Council of Elders of Yerevan. This will only help the mayor to lead the city properly and only add to its presence the constructive management of Yerevan.

POST A COMMENT
Input digits     

News
Nikol Pashinyan`s official visit to Italy launchedNikol Pashinyan`s official visit to Italy launched
Former Police Chief`s brother was chargedFormer Police Chief`s brother was charged
Judge accused of taking bribe sentenced to 7 years in prison Judge accused of taking bribe sentenced to 7 years in prison 
My step:Launching  of the vetting system is on its  way to  implementationMy step:Launching  of the vetting system is on its  way to  implementation
Enlightened Armenia: There are ministers whose work, to put it  mildly, dissatisfies usEnlightened Armenia: There are ministers whose work, to put it  mildly, dissatisfies us
The deputy answered Pashinyan`s statement that The deputy answered Pashinyan`s statement that "Enlightened Armenia"  is against raising salaries
Pashinyan: Armenia and Russia cannot act against each otherPashinyan: Armenia and Russia cannot act against each other
US Ambassador to Azerbaijan: United States Absolutely Committed to  Promoting Peaceful Settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh ConflictUS Ambassador to Azerbaijan: United States Absolutely Committed to  Promoting Peaceful Settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict
The Prime Minister of Armenia never discussed the status of Garegin  Nzhdeh with the Russian authoritiesThe Prime Minister of Armenia never discussed the status of Garegin  Nzhdeh with the Russian authorities
NSS detained Chief of Tumanyan Division of Police of Armenia Lernik  GigolyanNSS detained Chief of Tumanyan Division of Police of Armenia Lernik  Gigolyan
Police revealed large thefts by the Police revealed large thefts by the "Syunik" Water Users Association 
Court rejected another motion to change preventive measure of Manvel  GrigoryanCourt rejected another motion to change preventive measure of Manvel  Grigoryan
Aren Mkrtchyan: Arthur Vanetsyan is responsible for the defeat of the  Armenian national football team with a score of 9: 1Aren Mkrtchyan: Arthur Vanetsyan is responsible for the defeat of the  Armenian national football team with a score of 9: 1
Armen Sarkissian: Qatar is an example of a Armen Sarkissian: Qatar is an example of a "friendly competitor" for  Armenia, which contributes to world culture and looks to the future
US Congress representatives called on State Department and Pentagon  to maintain parity in provision of military assistance to Azerbaijan  and ArmeniaUS Congress representatives called on State Department and Pentagon  to maintain parity in provision of military assistance to Azerbaijan  and Armenia
All members ofcommission for prevention of corruption electedAll members ofcommission for prevention of corruption elected
For monthly fee of AMD 4000 Beeline`s subscribers will receive fixed  100MB/s internetFor monthly fee of AMD 4000 Beeline`s subscribers will receive fixed  100MB/s internet
Armenian Prime Minister to pay an official visit to Italy November  20-22Armenian Prime Minister to pay an official visit to Italy November  20-22
Vardan Ghukasyan on Pashinyan`s statement: Maybe later he will  understand that he was mistakenVardan Ghukasyan on Pashinyan`s statement: Maybe later he will  understand that he was mistaken
Facilitation of visa issuance procedures with Denmark were discussed  in Armenian ParliamentFacilitation of visa issuance procedures with Denmark were discussed  in Armenian Parliament
Anahit Bakhshyan: The results of Levon Mkrtchyan`s work as Minister  of Education deprives the ARF of the right to criticize Araik  HarutyunyanAnahit Bakhshyan: The results of Levon Mkrtchyan`s work as Minister  of Education deprives the ARF of the right to criticize Araik  Harutyunyan
US Ambassador: Washington understands Armenian-Iranian relationsUS Ambassador: Washington understands Armenian-Iranian relations
Armenia and Qatar cancel visa regimeArmenia and Qatar cancel visa regime
US Ambassador: Foreign investors take Amulsar into account when  making investment decisionsUS Ambassador: Foreign investors take Amulsar into account when  making investment decisions
Lynn Tracy: Armenia, as a sovereign state, can itself manage any  activities related to bio-laboratoriesLynn Tracy: Armenia, as a sovereign state, can itself manage any  activities related to bio-laboratories
US Ambassador: The American administration recognizes the events of  1915 as one of the worst tragedies of the XX centuryUS Ambassador: The American administration recognizes the events of  1915 as one of the worst tragedies of the XX century
Media:  Shells discovered after attempt against Vardan Ghukasyan and   attacks on house of Court of Cassation`s former head  were done from   same automatic rifleMedia:  Shells discovered after attempt against Vardan Ghukasyan and   attacks on house of Court of Cassation`s former head  were done from   same automatic rifle
Armen Sargsyan: With the opening of the Armenian Embassy in Qatar,  the life of the Armenian community will change significantly.Armen Sargsyan: With the opening of the Armenian Embassy in Qatar,  the life of the Armenian community will change significantly.
Lynn Tracy: US Contributes to Armenia`s Efforts to Form  Anti-Corruption Court and CommitteeLynn Tracy: US Contributes to Armenia`s Efforts to Form  Anti-Corruption Court and Committee
ANCC noted the importance of developing economic relations between  Armenia and CanadaANCC noted the importance of developing economic relations between  Armenia and Canada
Armenia and Spain discussed prospects of starting a dialogue on visa  liberalization between Armenia and EUArmenia and Spain discussed prospects of starting a dialogue on visa  liberalization between Armenia and EU
Structures reporting to the Prime Minister of Armenia will have the  opportunity to hold public hearingsStructures reporting to the Prime Minister of Armenia will have the  opportunity to hold public hearings
Lydian: Claim on invalidation of EIA for Amulsar development program  rejected by Armenian Administrative CourtLydian: Claim on invalidation of EIA for Amulsar development program  rejected by Armenian Administrative Court
Konstantin Zatulin: My deep conviction is as follows: The  Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, like no other, could be resolvedKonstantin Zatulin: My deep conviction is as follows: The  Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, like no other, could be resolved
Head of Supreme Majlis of the NAR told Aliyev about progress in  infrastructure projects in Azerbaijani army positions Head of Supreme Majlis of the NAR told Aliyev about progress in  infrastructure projects in Azerbaijani army positions 
Regular meeting of the EEC Council held under the chairmanship of  Armenia`s Deputy Prime Minister Regular meeting of the EEC Council held under the chairmanship of  Armenia`s Deputy Prime Minister 
Investigative Committee: Former Governor of Vayots Dzor region did  not participate in a scirmish in which officer Ara Mkhitaryan was  seriously injuredInvestigative Committee: Former Governor of Vayots Dzor region did  not participate in a scirmish in which officer Ara Mkhitaryan was  seriously injured
We have to admit that the existing education system does not ensure  the development of the country: PM discusses draft law We have to admit that the existing education system does not ensure  the development of the country: PM discusses draft law "On Higher  Education and Science" 
Georgian police dispersed protesters outside parliament with water  cannonsGeorgian police dispersed protesters outside parliament with water  cannons
President of Germany will visit Armenia in 2020President of Germany will visit Armenia in 2020
MP: It seems that Gevorg Kostanyan does not intend to return to  ArmeniaMP: It seems that Gevorg Kostanyan does not intend to return to  Armenia
Andranik Kocharyan about  dismissal of Movses Hakobyan: There were  probably problemsAndranik Kocharyan about  dismissal of Movses Hakobyan: There were  probably problems
Father of four teenagers who died as a result of carbon monoxide  poisoning will be in Armenia tomorrowFather of four teenagers who died as a result of carbon monoxide  poisoning will be in Armenia tomorrow
Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan receives Charge  d`Affaires a.i. of Great BritainArmenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan receives Charge  d`Affaires a.i. of Great Britain
Media: Mutual visit of Armenian and Azerbaijani journalists passes  non-publiclyMedia: Mutual visit of Armenian and Azerbaijani journalists passes  non-publicly
Armenian Defense Ministry discusses improving quality and comfort of  military boots purchased for  armyArmenian Defense Ministry discusses improving quality and comfort of  military boots purchased for  army
MP: Robert Kocharyan`s lawyers are doing everything possible to avoid  the start of the trial MP: Robert Kocharyan`s lawyers are doing everything possible to avoid  the start of the trial 
Armenian Prosecutor General`s Office opened a criminal case on  provision of fake documentsArmenian Prosecutor General`s Office opened a criminal case on  provision of fake documents
Armen Sarkissian got acquainted with activities of Qatar FoundationArmen Sarkissian got acquainted with activities of Qatar Foundation
 By decision of Pashinyan, Vachagan Nersesyan left post of Deputy  Chief Military Inspector of RA By decision of Pashinyan, Vachagan Nersesyan left post of Deputy  Chief Military Inspector of RA
Robert Kocharyan`s lawyer received a letter from the President of  FranceRobert Kocharyan`s lawyer received a letter from the President of  France
Arthur Aleksanyan: As UNICEF Ambassador, I will promote the  realization of the right of Armenian children to live a healthy lifeArthur Aleksanyan: As UNICEF Ambassador, I will promote the  realization of the right of Armenian children to live a healthy life
Armenian ability to make money from practically nothingArmenian ability to make money from practically nothing
Monument to victims of the Armenian Genocide in the Ottoman Empire  erected in Greek KalamataMonument to victims of the Armenian Genocide in the Ottoman Empire  erected in Greek Kalamata
Pashinyan dismissed Movses Hakobyan and his first deputyPashinyan dismissed Movses Hakobyan and his first deputy
The Armenian parliament began discussions on the candidacy of members  of the commission on the prevention of corruption.The Armenian parliament began discussions on the candidacy of members  of the commission on the prevention of corruption.
Statement by MFA of Armenia regarding the statements by the President of Turkey on Armenian Genocide made in the United StatesStatement by MFA of Armenia regarding the statements by the President of Turkey on Armenian Genocide made in the United States
Collegium meeting chaired by the Prime Minister of the Republic of  Armenia took place at the Ministry of DefenseCollegium meeting chaired by the Prime Minister of the Republic of  Armenia took place at the Ministry of Defense
The meeting of the Security Council held by chaired by the Prime  Minister of ArmeniaThe meeting of the Security Council held by chaired by the Prime  Minister of Armenia
MP: Crisis around the Constitutional Court of Armenia is a result of  inertia inherited from earlier timesMP: Crisis around the Constitutional Court of Armenia is a result of  inertia inherited from earlier times



Experts
Armenian-Indian ties have great potential for development in the pharmaceutical industryArmenian-Indian ties have great potential for development in the pharmaceutical industry
The invasion of Syria is the result of Erdogan`s panic reaction to  problems with the US, EU and NATOThe invasion of Syria is the result of Erdogan`s panic reaction to  problems with the US, EU and NATO
Politician and statesman Masis Mayilyan’s election as Artsakh president is required for Armenia`s breakthroughPolitician and statesman Masis Mayilyan’s election as Artsakh president is required for Armenia`s breakthrough
Fyodor Lukyanov: The fragility of the situation around Karabakh by no  means contain high risks of a warFyodor Lukyanov: The fragility of the situation around Karabakh by no  means contain high risks of a war
By creating a counterbalance to the 102nd base, Turkey will claim for ousting Russia from the South CaucasusBy creating a counterbalance to the 102nd base, Turkey will claim for ousting Russia from the South Caucasus
Rachya Arzumanyan: Former power in Artsakh today solves the problem  of its own reproductionRachya Arzumanyan: Former power in Artsakh today solves the problem  of its own reproduction
Edmon Marukyan: We are doing everything to ensure that there is more  America in ArmeniaEdmon Marukyan: We are doing everything to ensure that there is more  America in Armenia
View from Baku: Small amounts of US aid to Armenia are conditioned by  the latter`s membership in the CSTOView from Baku: Small amounts of US aid to Armenia are conditioned by  the latter`s membership in the CSTO
Academician: Europe`s soft line towards Turkey is explained by the  problem of refugeesAcademician: Europe`s soft line towards Turkey is explained by the  problem of refugees
Expert: Washington increases military component of its pressure on  IranExpert: Washington increases military component of its pressure on  Iran
NKR Foreign Minister: Future President of Artsakh should not be  associated with money and weaponsNKR Foreign Minister: Future President of Artsakh should not be  associated with money and weapons
Artsakh Foreign Minister: There are still no grounds for positive  expectations from the talksArtsakh Foreign Minister: There are still no grounds for positive  expectations from the talks
Alexey Malashenko: Alexey Malashenko: "It doesn`t matter to us who is in power in  Armenia, we will agree, all are our fellows"
Muslim Armenians in terrorist networks is a serious wake-up call for ArmeniaMuslim Armenians in terrorist networks is a serious wake-up call for Armenia
Analyst: Armenia has not realized what happened in St. PetersburgAnalyst: Armenia has not realized what happened in St. Petersburg
 Forecast: Turkey`s classification by US think tanks as a Forecast: Turkey`s classification by US think tanks as a "formal ally" will lead to increase of the importance of the South Caucasus countries
Wojciech Goretski: If Moscow could control April the war to the end, in Karabakh would have stood the Russian peacekeepersWojciech Goretski: If Moscow could control April the war to the end, in Karabakh would have stood the Russian peacekeepers
Forecast: Yerevan`s Forecast: Yerevan`s "flight" from Moscow is unlikely
State Minister: Artsakh`s economy needs investment rather than assistanceState Minister: Artsakh`s economy needs investment rather than assistance
Arayik Harutyunyan: We will in civilized manner put in their place all those who try to destabilize the situation in ArtsakhArayik Harutyunyan: We will in civilized manner put in their place all those who try to destabilize the situation in Artsakh
Hrachya Arzumanyan: There are three scenarios of Artsakh settlement in the 21st centuryHrachya Arzumanyan: There are three scenarios of Artsakh settlement in the 21st century
Armenia conducts equally open policy both in relations with the West  and RussiaArmenia conducts equally open policy both in relations with the West  and Russia
Kiro Manoyan: Armenia-Artsakh military-political agreement will be a  yellow card for AzerbaijanKiro Manoyan: Armenia-Artsakh military-political agreement will be a  yellow card for Azerbaijan
Ukrainian analyst: Zelensky`s victory is another catastrophic defeat  for Putin`s Russia in UkraineUkrainian analyst: Zelensky`s victory is another catastrophic defeat  for Putin`s Russia in Ukraine
Karabakh negotiation process has entered so-called “Cyprus path” when geopolitical players appeared in the regionKarabakh negotiation process has entered so-called “Cyprus path” when geopolitical players appeared in the region
Andrey Pyatakhin: Operators in Armenia are competing today for Internet rather than for voiceAndrey Pyatakhin: Operators in Armenia are competing today for Internet rather than for voice
France: Fake news and laws, searches and gilets jaunesFrance: Fake news and laws, searches and gilets jaunes
The elimination of Karabakh conflict and of Russian impact as well  is a direct way for US investments in Armenia and AzerbaijanThe elimination of Karabakh conflict and of Russian impact as well  is a direct way for US investments in Armenia and Azerbaijan
Manvel Sargsyan: Oligarchic order was broken in Armenia, but the  threat of a return to authoritarianism remains.(video)Manvel Sargsyan: Oligarchic order was broken in Armenia, but the  threat of a return to authoritarianism remains.(video)
Expert: Only four political forces have chances to be elected to the Armenian parliamentExpert: Only four political forces have chances to be elected to the Armenian parliament
Commented
MP: Robert Kocharyan`s lawyers are doing everything possible to avoid  the start of the trial MP: Robert Kocharyan`s lawyers are doing everything possible to avoid  the start of the trial 
Armenian President received head of Georgia`s Partnership FundArmenian President received head of Georgia`s Partnership Fund
Wording on Karabakh is reflected in final declaration of II Baku  Summit of World Religious LeadersWording on Karabakh is reflected in final declaration of II Baku  Summit of World Religious Leaders
US Senator blocked vote on draft Armenian Genocide resolution in  upper house of US CongressUS Senator blocked vote on draft Armenian Genocide resolution in  upper house of US Congress
Official Baku reacted to the words of Sergey Lavrov in YerevanOfficial Baku reacted to the words of Sergey Lavrov in Yerevan
Serzh Sargsyan: Real democracy was a response to populism, which  posed a serious challenge to many countries of the worldSerzh Sargsyan: Real democracy was a response to populism, which  posed a serious challenge to many countries of the world
Pashinyan about the reasons for Hayrapetov`s dismissalPashinyan about the reasons for Hayrapetov`s dismissal
Russian Embassy in Armenia has responded to the report Russian Embassy in Armenia has responded to the report "The presence  of the Russian base in Armenia, and its impact on the human rights  situation in the country"
Nikol Pashinyan: Unfortunately, in our country, a general trend today  leads to the rejection of spiritualityNikol Pashinyan: Unfortunately, in our country, a general trend today  leads to the rejection of spirituality
Cavusoglu and Pompeo discuss resolution on Armenian GenocideCavusoglu and Pompeo discuss resolution on Armenian Genocide
Serzh Sargsyan: if by arresting me our people become happy, let them  arrest meSerzh Sargsyan: if by arresting me our people become happy, let them  arrest me
US adopted resolution recognizing Armenian GenocideUS adopted resolution recognizing Armenian Genocide
Working visit  of Artsakh Foreign Minister to Washington has startedWorking visit  of Artsakh Foreign Minister to Washington has started
Armen Sarkissian expressed condolences to Vladimir Putin over the  tragedy in the Krasnoyarsk TerritoryArmen Sarkissian expressed condolences to Vladimir Putin over the  tragedy in the Krasnoyarsk Territory
Andranik Kocharyan states Armenian Second President`s Defense  deliberately delays lawsuitAndranik Kocharyan states Armenian Second President`s Defense  deliberately delays lawsuit
Yerevan: Azerbaijan wants to get Artsakh without its indigenous  populationYerevan: Azerbaijan wants to get Artsakh without its indigenous  population
Expert: I don`t understand why the second President of Armenia Robert  Kocharian is charged only in the case of March 1, 2008Expert: I don`t understand why the second President of Armenia Robert  Kocharian is charged only in the case of March 1, 2008
Israeli political scientist: Turkey`s obvious aggressiveness gives  Armenia a stabilizing importanceIsraeli political scientist: Turkey`s obvious aggressiveness gives  Armenia a stabilizing importance
Politician and statesman Masis Mayilyan’s election as Artsakh president is required for Armenia`s breakthroughPolitician and statesman Masis Mayilyan’s election as Artsakh president is required for Armenia`s breakthrough
Robert Kocharian: I am ready to continue the fight even from the  prison cellRobert Kocharian: I am ready to continue the fight even from the  prison cell
Masis Mayilyan praised the efforts of members of the Committee on  Armenian Issues of the US Congress in support of a peaceful  settlement of the Karabakh conflictMasis Mayilyan praised the efforts of members of the Committee on  Armenian Issues of the US Congress in support of a peaceful  settlement of the Karabakh conflict
Analyst: In the pursuit of sensationalism, national security must be  kept in mindAnalyst: In the pursuit of sensationalism, national security must be  kept in mind
Pashinyan invited all Armenians of the world to celebrate New Year  and Christmas in ArmeniaPashinyan invited all Armenians of the world to celebrate New Year  and Christmas in Armenia
Chinese Embassy in Armenia launches Chinese Embassy in Armenia launches "Discover China" contest - winner  will have the opportunity to see China 
George Tsereteli called on the parties to the Karabakh conflict to  resolve disagreements and find a common languageGeorge Tsereteli called on the parties to the Karabakh conflict to  resolve disagreements and find a common language
Stepanakert called the statement of Georgian Foreign Ministry on the  local elections in Artsakh stereotyped Stepanakert called the statement of Georgian Foreign Ministry on the  local elections in Artsakh stereotyped 
YPC President: Decision of the Constitutional Court on the YPC President: Decision of the Constitutional Court on the "Kocharian  case" may be followed by agreements with external forces.
Russian President congratulates jailed second Armenian president on  jubileeRussian President congratulates jailed second Armenian president on  jubilee
Armenian public is concerned about uranium reserves in Amulsar fieldArmenian public is concerned about uranium reserves in Amulsar field
Over 10 years, 495 children were adopted by foreign citizens from 6  orphanages in Armenia, and only 116 by local citizensOver 10 years, 495 children were adopted by foreign citizens from 6  orphanages in Armenia, and only 116 by local citizens
Search by date