Monthly Archives: February 2005

The Minister of Justice David Haroutiunian advises this to the protector of Human Rights Larisa Alaverdian.The Government approved a draft on moving amendments in the law "About the protector of human rights" according to which the Protector is deprived of the authority that "he can claim for information about any case and produce proposals to …

The opportunities of cooperation with Austria are great if our officials make more efforts.The first agreement between Armenia and Austria was signed in 1994. But the relations weren’t active as a matter of fact. The NA chairman Arthur Baghdasarian’s official visit intended to make the cooperation more active. The deputy Minister of Economy and Labor …

"I simply grudge my time wasting it on these small people and small problems,"-the head of "Grand holding", the owner of "Hairenik" TV company Hrant Vardanian said on NCTR problem.We began our interview with Hrant Vardanian mentioning: "According to the 10 article of the law "About Television and Radio" the licensed TV company in Armenia …

The Minister of Defense Serge Sargsian declared that he didn’t share the "great optimism" of those people who says "we don’t have any problem in connection with adopted resolutions". Whether the addressee of this wasn’t the head of Armenian delegation in PACE Tigran Torosian?- Serge Sargsian mentioned in connection with David Atkinson’s report in his …

The Ministers’ committee of CoE has answered to the questions on destroying historical and cultural monuments in Nakhijevan and Shoushi.The member of Armenian delegation in PACE Shavarsh Kocharian raised a question to the Ministers’ committee of CoE about destroying Armenian cultural heritage in the autonomous republic of Nakhijevan on 15 December 2003. It was mentioned …

The head of the Armenian delegation in OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, the NA deputy chairman Vahan Hovhannisian promises. The head of Azerbaijani delegation in OSCE PA Sattar Safarov intended to discuss the issue of "occupation policy" of Armenia in the winter session of OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, which will be held in Vienna on 23-24 February. According …

If the authorities of Nagorno-Karabakh "gave mandate themselves" to Robert Kocharian for negotiating round Karabakh why do they complain they have been out of that process?"Aravot" published last week the 5th Progress report of the commission of the CoE Ministers’ committee on monitoring the honouring of commitments of Armenia under the chairmanship of the ambassador …

The Minister of Foreign Affairs Vardan Oskanian proposes to avoid of raising a question especially in parliamentary instances. But Azerbaijan doesn’t hide its intention to discuss the Karabakh issue in the Parliamentary Assemblies of NATO and OSCE.The vice speaker of Azerbaijan’s Mili Mejlis and the head of the Azerbaijani delegation in PA of NATO Zijafet …

Changing TV channels I stopped on "Haylur" on Sunday. And I got rather important information in those 2-3 minutes. It turned out that the PACE 1416 resolution on Karabakh issue wasn’t so unfavorable for us as it put forward the idea of referendum. As proof of it "Haylur" cited the following fragment of the second …