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 Friday, May 20 2022 17:29
Naira Badalian

On May 20, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, speaking at the "Armenian Democracy Forum", touched upon the problems of Armenian democracy.  

On May 20, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, speaking at the "Armenian Democracy Forum", touched upon the problems of Armenian democracy.  

ArmInfo.According to Pashinyan, democracy in Armenia is not cloudless. "We  are facing two groups of problems.  All the democracies of the world  face the first group of problems.

The first problem is to use  democracy against democracy. You know that all the democracies of the  world are facing this problem today. This is the case when democratic  principles are used to destroy democracy. And along the way, we need  to document our strategy for overcoming this problem. My deepest  conviction is that the best way to overcome this challenge is the  creation of democratic institutions, the democratization of state  institutions in a certain sense of the term, the activity of state  institutions on the basis of professionalism, legitimacy,  transparency and responsibility," Pashinyan said.

At the same time, according to the Prime Minister, the current  situation with the judicial system is one of the most serious  challenges. "Because of the lack of progress in the reform of the  judiciary, many in this room criticize us. We consider this criticism  objective, justified, we condemn ourselves, but, on the other hand,  we know the problems we face more deeply. But we are determined to  follow this path and must be consistent in this matter", Nikol  Pashinyan concluded.  

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