Interviews and press conferences
27.04.2018Negotiations are promising when the parties want to listen to each other
Acting Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan’s Interview to Shant TV Company - Mr. Karapetyan, this morning you did not go to the talks with Nikol Pashinyan, stating that you saw no prospects in attending the talks, the agenda and the format of which were dictated unilaterally. In your opinion, when will the talks be prospective? - In our statement, we commented on it, and there is no difference between our previous interpretation and I think that the logic is obvious. Negotiations...
25.04.2018Karen Karapetyan: “People’s representatives should be identified in elections”
- Good afternoon, dear colleagues, thank you for accepting my invitation. Today I want to share some thoughts with you. Perhaps you know yesterday’s announcement I applied to the President of the Republic of Armenia asking him to address the political parties, parliamentary, extra-parliamentary groups with a call for consultations in order to arrange and discuss issues in any relevant format. At the same time, I mentioned that there is no closed agenda, especially if the political...
20.04.2018“We must come together at home, reasonably negotiate and find logical solutions to get out of this situation” - Interview by First Deputy Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan to Armenia TV Company
- Mr. Karapetyan, how do you assess the current situation? - I will try to answer you by means of theses. First of all, as an Armenian, a citizen of the Republic of Armenia like everyone else, I am very much concerned about it. I am worried whether my grandchildren reached the kindergarten or my father got to the hospital or not. Second: I am convinced that there are many patriotic and courageous young people in the streets, whose energy can and should be used elsewhere. We are...