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27 / May / 2017

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Armenian society has no middle class to ensure proper conduct of elections – Ter...
In a country where the lion’s share of national wealth is concentrated in the hands of just a few families, expecting fair elections would simply amount to a political illiteracy, first President Levon Ter-Petrosyan has said, commenting on the April 2 parliamentary election.In an extensive article published by iLur.am, Ter-Petrosyan highlights the lack of average class as a major impediment to the conduct of free elections. “It is time, probably, to open the brackets. In democratic ...
2017-05-22 19:21:29
Newspaper: Who will replace Agramunt as PACE President? Whose candidacy is benef...
On the first day of the June session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), its regulations will change, and they will envision a special provision on dismissing Pedro Agramunt from the position of PACE President, according to 168 Zham (Hour) newspaper of Armenia. “Given the fact that the PACE President’s quota currently belongs to the EPP [European People’s Party], the EPP will nominate its vice presidents, who are six in number, for the position of PA...
2017-05-04 11:10:59
What Happened in France?
Lragir.am stresses: Political parties and groups have participated in the French presidential elections which present the colorful mosaic of France. The elections were marked by colorful and incomprehensible categories. It remains unclear why they continue to consider the National Front Party a radical party; as if it is calling for reopening concentration camps and gallows in the squares of Paris. At one time, the founder of the party Jean Marie le Paine used to make tough statements which ca...
2017-05-03 16:37:47
God Spared Us But Not Because We Are Smart
The leading political scientists of Russia and the region continue to consider the processes of the South Caucasus as a horizontal confrontation, i.e. the old West-East model in which the subject of the political debate and fight is the “Eurasian corridor”.Apparently, the consciousness of the political scientists, analysts and policy makers, as well as massive consciousness is subject to inertia which is worse than the confusion of actual politicians.The problem is that the paradigm ...
2017-04-20 11:15:00
European Parliament: If Turkey reintroduces death penalty, it will reject EU acc...
President of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani told La Repubblica, that he is concerned about the first report of the OSCE observer mission on constitutional referendum in Turkey, which speaks of the lack of equality of the parties and that the issues put to the vote haven't been properly explained. If these charges are confirmed, according to the Italian politician, they should give a warning signal, and the European Parliament is already ready to do it during the discussion on Turkey, w...
2017-04-20 11:05:00
Why Is U.S. Embassy in Armenia So Big?
My friend who is in the sphere of IT research and development argues that the United States has not undertaken any political action relating to the Armenian parliamentary election.It is not ruled out that many think so and there is no need to dwell on this point of view. Moreover, in fact, the United States has not demonstrated any activity with regard to such an “important” event for Armenia.The scenarios of “color revolutions” are in the past, currently there is no need...
2017-04-20 10:55:00
What's America Going to Do Next
Donald Trump’s electoral campaign was a demonstration of the challenges and desires of the “working class” and non-working class where the presidential candidate vowed to isolate America from excessively globalist intentions and bring the country onto a path of an overt social-ethnic egotism.Those who have visited provincial America and are acquainted with the former industrial areas understand that the country is waiting for renewal and attention. It was enough to suggest reco...
2017-04-20 10:45:00
How to lessen labor migration from Armenia? Politicians’ proposals
Labor market and migration are among Armenia’s biggest problems. Political forces, racing for seats in the National Assembly, have presented their approaches to this problem solution during the round-table discussion initiated by Alternative Research Center. On April 2, Armenian citizens will go to polls to form a new parliament. These parliamentary elections will complete the country’s transition to the parliamentary rule from presidential. Serzh Sargsyan’s presidency validit...
2017-04-20 10:35:00

Armenian and Artsakh FM's hold discussion

Italian TV anchor's in curious situation

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Fancy jewelry company to invest 90 million drams in expansion of output

EEU and Iran to sign free trade agreement in a few months

Armenia’s state food safety service to encourage orderly meat products selling stores