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RSC SENIOR ANALYST ON POST-ELECTION OUTLOOK FOR ARMENIA-U.S. RELATIONS

In an interview with the Tert.am electronic news agency, RSC Senior Analyst David Shahnazaryan noted that the election of Donald Trump as U.S. president will not result in any direct or substantive changes in Armenian-U.S. relations.

RSC COLUMN IN TURKISH FOR AGOS

In his latest column for Agos (Hrant Dink's newspaper in Istanbul), RSC Director Richard Giragosian assessed the implications on U.S. foreign policy from the Trump victory (in Turkish).

http://www.agos.com.tr/tr/yazi/16991/trump-yonetimi-abd-dis-politikasina-bakis

RSC ON IMPACT OF U.S. PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION ON ARMENIA

In an interview with the Armenian “Lragir” news agency, RSC Analyst Mikayel Zolyan offered his assessment of the impact on Armenia of the American presidential election, noting that the incoming Trump Administration will most likely be less engaged in the South Caucasus, although the foundation of Armenian-American relations will remain generally strong.

http://www.lragir.am/index/arm/0/interview/view/142507

In an interview for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty’s (RFE/RL) Armenian Service immediately after the results of the U.S. presidential election, RSC Director Giragosian offered his own perspective. The interview, conducted in English, was dubbed into Armenian.

http://www.azatutyun.am/a/28103581.html

RSC EXPERT SCHOOL: ASSESSING STABILITY & REVOLUTIONARY UNREST

In the latest session of our weekly certificate-based professional training course for students and young professionals, the Regional Studies Center (RSC) “Expert School” met on 8 November for a presentation and discussion of our analytical assessment of national stability and revolutionary unrest, including our work in applying this analytical model to assessing the outlook for stability in Armenia.