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The Regional Studies Center (RSC) convened a series of special online briefings offering both pre-election and post-election assessments of the early parliamentary election in Armenia held on 20 June 2021.  The attached is the 7-page summary notes from the special briefings, which featured analytical presentations by RSC Director Richard Giragosian.

FREEDOM HOUSE DISCUSSION OF ARMENIAN DEMOCRACY

In an online discussion assessing the state of democracy in Armenia, Freedom House hosted an event on 11 February 2021 entitled, “The Current Narratives about the Correlation of Democracy, Human Rights and Security in Post-War Armenia: True or False?”  The event on Armenia included opening remarks by Marc Behrendt, the Director of the Europe and Eurasia Programs (EEP) of Freedom House, followed by a brief presentation about the project and presentation of the topic by Sossi Tatikyan, the Project Coordinator of Freedom House in Armenia.

RSC ON THE END OF ARMENIA’S POST-REVOLUTION HONEYMOON

Assessing political developments in Armenia, Richard Giragosian, the Director of the Regional Studies Center (RSC), warned of “the end of Armenia's post-revolution honeymoon,” noting that “two years after the Velvet revolution, post-war disillusionment has put Prime Minister Pashinyan's political future in question.”

27-29 JANUARY 2021

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The Regional Studies Center (RSC) offers a regular monthly series of “Closed Briefings,” with RSC Director Richard Giragosian presenting a concise analytical presentation assessing the most significant political, economic and foreign policy and security trends and developments in Armenia and the broader South Caucasus region.

22-24 DECEMBER 2020

RSC

As an independent “think tank,” the Regional Studies Center (RSC) provides a monthly series of “Closed Briefings” with RSC Director Richard Giragosian offering a concise analytical presentation of the most significant political, economic and foreign policy developments in Armenia and the broader region over the previous month.