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Century-old genocide looms large for Armenians as Turkey weighs in on Nagorno-Karabakh. Fox News
American Fox News Channel referred to the interview with the President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian in which the President presented the situation created by the aggression unleashed by Azerbaijan against Artsakh and expressed concern with Turkey’s involvement. The abridged version of the interview is below. The genocide of 1915 looms large as Armenians feel renewed fear and bitterness about Turkey’s involvement in the newly inflamed situation in Nagorno-Karabakh. Turkey...
If the Caucasus becomes a place like Syria, then God help everybody: Europe, Central Asia, everybody
Interview of the President of the Republic of Armenia Armen Sarkissian to CNN. Becky Anderson: So, to know about the conflict we now joined the Armenian president Armen Sarkissian, he is speaking from Armenia's capital Yerevan. He is talking about the attacks against its cities regionating from Armenia itself to Nagorno-Karabakh . President Sarkissian: Well, unfortunately, this is a war started by Azerbaijan against the people of the Republic of Nagorno-Karabakh [Artsakh] and...
President Armen Sarkissian's interview to Sky News Arabia TV station: international pressure must force Turkey out of this conflict
President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian gave an interview to Sky News Arabia TV station. Question: I will start with first question with you Mr. President. So this time it is clear that the fighting exceeded what has happened in recent years. So can you tell us the reasons and causes and what is really happening on the ground? President: Good afternoon, Fathallah, it is nice to be at your show. Before we started I was looking your program and the footage. Let me start with a friendly...
Armenians will stop Baku’s every attempt to carry out ethnic cleansing. President Sarkissian’s interview to Chinese Caixin Media
President Sarkissian gave an interview to Chinese Caixin Media. Question: Yesterday, we have seen the all Co-Chairing Countries in Minsk group have urged all parties to end hostility activities and urge you to reconvene the negotiations without pre-conditions. But from your perspective, do you think is there any basis for negotiation with Baku again? Do you still hold the confidence to negotiating with them under current situation? Answer: I would like first to start describing...
Turkey is a threat to the whole region: President Armen Sarkissian’s interview to the Indian WION TV channel
The President of Armenia Armen Sargsyan gave an interview to Indian WION TV channel. Question: It has been a week since the military actions take place. Have Armenia and Azerbaijan passed to a full-scale war? Answer: I think we need to be clear that the full-scale war you mentioned, is between Nagorno-Karabakh or Artsakh Republic and Azerbaijan. In fact, Azerbaijan is trying to get rid of Armenians in the region. This area historically belongs to Armenians, where they have lived for...
We all have to learn from our nation – unity, dedication, national values and confidence that we will win
President Armen Sarkissian gave an interview to the Public TV station. Petros Ghazarian: Good evening, Mr. Sarkissian, thank you for finding time for a conversation. President Sarkissian: Good evening. Petros Ghazarian : What’s your general assessment of the situation since it changes every minute. President Sarkissian: I would like to start to assess the situation with my impressions of what’s going on in Armenia and Artsakh. And to be honest, my initial...