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Asya Balayan

Serzh Sargsyan: if by arresting me our people become happy, let them  arrest me

Serzh Sargsyan: if by arresting me our people become happy, let them  arrest me

ArmInfo. If by arresting me our people will be happy and contented, let them arrest me. On October 30, after the ceremony of presenting certificates to graduates of the  Andranik Margaryan political school, the third president of Armenia  Serzh Sargsyan said, answering the question of whether he is afraid  that the chain of high-profile arrests will reach him.

<As you know, only a fool is not afraid of anything. After 1988, I  really felt fear of losing part of our Motherland, Nagorno-Karabakh,  which would be a real and big threat to the remaining and last part  of the Motherland. But together with tens of thousands of devotees,  looking in the eyes of fear, we managed to defeat this fear,  according to the results of the war you know. Now am I afraid or not?  And today I am afraid, afraid of the policy of irresponsible  populists disastrous for our Motherland. I have nothing to fear for  myself. If my arrest makes our people happy and happy, if my arrest  helps solve the case on March 1 and October 27, if the challenges  facing our country are neutralized, negotiations on the  Nagorno-Karabakh conflict will return to the right track - let me be  arrested>, - said Serzh Sargsyan, continuing that if his absence in  society will contribute to the wide scope of the economic revolution  and repatriation, let him be arrested.

Serzh Sargsyan also called a coward the one who changes the decision  under the influence of others, noting that he himself never changes  the decision, and never changed. He emphasized that he did not want  to say more, as he promised a simple and sincere dialogue with  citizens, and the term for this dialogue is approaching.

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