02.05.2018Statement by Acting Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan
Dear citizens, Based on the current situation in our country, as well as the peculiarities of the parliamentary system, I appeal to all political forces to demonstrate political will, determination and flexibility and join the table of negotiations. We all realize that civilized and practical solutions are needed to overcome the political crisis, no matter how difficult it may seem. The Prime Minister can only be elected in Parliament through constitutional way. There is no other...
26.04.2018Acting Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan, Russian President Vladimir Putin hold telephone conversation
Acting Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan had a phone conversation with RF President Vladimir Putin. The interlocutors touched upon the internal political situation in Armenia. They stressed that the crisis in Armenia should be addressed solely within the legal framework, in line with the Constitution and based on the results of the legitimate general elections of April, 2017. In that context, the parties highlighted the importance of Prime Minister’s election by the National Assembly...
26.04.2018Karen Karapetyan: “The positive indicators stated in the first quarter of 2018 should be maintained and improved”
A Cabinet sitting was held today, chaired by acting Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan. Karen Karapetyan gave a number of instructions before discussing the agenda issues. “The positive indicators stated in the first quarter of 2018 should be maintained and improved,” the Acting Prime Minister said and instructed the heads of executive agencies and the Marz governors to continue working consistently and maintain the normal functioning of the Government. Karen Karapetyan...
25.04.2018Karen Karapetyan, Piotr Switalski highlight the need for settling Armenia’s internal political situation through dialogue
Acting Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan received Head of EU Delegation to Armenia, Ambassador Piotr Switalski. Touching upon Armenia’s internal political situation, the parties stressed the need for settling it through dialogue and within the framework of the Constitution. Coming to his proposal for RA President Armen Sarkissian to organize discussions with a broad spectrum of parliamentarians and extra-parliamentary political forces, the Acting Prime Minister emphasized that all...
25.04.2018Karen Karapetyan, Richard Mills discuss issues related to Armenia’s internal political situation
Acting Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan received U.S. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Armenia Richard Mills. The parties discussed a number of issues related to the internal political situation in Armenia. Stressing the need for tackling all internal political issues through dialogue in accordance with the Constitution, Karen Karapetyan thanked the U.S. Government for their position on the matter at hand. The Acting Prime Minister emphasized the importance for President...