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The exclusive interview of President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian to Asia Times
Asia Times correspondent Kourosh Ziabari recently conducted an exclusive interview with Armenian President Armen Sarkissian in the capital Yerevan. Part 1 Kourosh Ziabari: If history is indeed on your side, why hasn’t the Armenian government been able to draw the support of the international community and the UN Security Council that consider Nagorno-Karabakh as Azerbaijani territory, as reflected in UNSC resolutions 822, 853, 874 and 884? Armen Sarkissian: What is...
I want us to build a country that, despite being small, will be smart and strong. President Armen Sarkissian gave an interview to the Russian "Russia 24" TV channel
In the recent issue of the "1/6" program on Russia 24 TV channel, dedicated to Armenia, President of the Republic Armen Sarkissian gave an interview to the author and leader of the program Kirill Vyshinsky. The shortened variant of the interview in Dilijan is presented below in translation. Russia 24 - Let me start with politics. This summer, after a long political crisis, early parliamentary elections were held in Armenia. Speaking in the new National Assembly, you addressed...
We are neither right nor left, neither black nor white, but we are trying to protect and preserve our state interests. An exclusive interview of President Armen Sarkissian to aravot.am website and "Aravot" daily (part 1)
The President of the Republic Armen Sarkissian gave an exclusive interview to aravot.am website and "Aravot" daily. Below, we present the first part of the interview. Aram Abrahamyan: Mr. President, the question refers to the ways of overcoming the crisis in the country. You invited the Prime Minister, the parliamentary factions, and the extra-parliamentary opposition, which was holding rallies, to round table talks. However, they did not gather at the round table. Why? I...
The Government must realize that there is a crisis, and that crisis can be resolved only through national efforts. The exclusive interview of President Armen Sarkissian to CivilNet
President Armen Sarkissian gave an exclusive interview to CivilNet. Arshaluys Mghdesyan: Mr. President, before referring to the internal political situation, I would like to hear your opinion: why did we reach this situation? I mean the war and the defeat in the war, this internal political situation. Do you have an answer to this question? President Sarkissian: I think that today every Armenian has an answer to this and many other questions, or at least tries to find an...
Exclusive interview of the President of the Republic Armen Sarkissian to the "News" program of the Public Television
Question: Mr. President, this is your third visit to an Arab country under this situation of crisis. Many people wonder why you have chosen this direction of foreign policy under these conditions. -First of all, I have visited not only Arab countries during the crisis and even the days of war. If you may recall, there were visits to Brussels, where I met with the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, and the President of the European Council....
If the state and people manage to stand firmly on the ground, the whole world will respect us. The President of the Republic Armen Sarkissian’s exclusive interview to “Aravot” daily
Aram Abrahamyan: First of all, I would like to touch upon the statement signed by the Prime Minister of Armenia, and the Presidents of Russia and Azerbaijan, on November 10. How would you characterize it: a capitulation, defeat, or ceasefire. Are there points in that document that still need clarification? - I do not think there is a need for me to describe that document. Though it is a short document, it is quite meaningful and may be interpreted in different ways. However, that...