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RSC ANALYST ON ARMENIAN DOMESTIC POLITICS

In an interview with the Armenian “Lragir” news agency, RSC Analyst Mikayel Zolyan assessed the current situation in Armenian domestic politics, with a focus on the “wavering of presidential power.”

http://www.lragir.am/index/arm/0/interview/view/142336

RSC Senior Analyst David Shahnazaryan offered a unique assessment of recent developments in the South Caucasus in an interview with the Armenian “1.in” news agency, including an analysis of the Nagorno-Karabakh peace process, Armenian relations with Russia and the outlook for Turkish-Russian relations.

http://www.1in.am/2040341.html

In the second installment of a two-part interview with the “1in.am” eletronic news agency, RSC Director Richard Giragosian reviewed recent foreign policy challenges facing Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh, inlcuding a focus on Armenia’s security ties with Russia and the CSTO, and the current state of the Karabakh peace process. The interview, conducted by Aram Sargsyan, was in English but dubbed into Armenian.

www.1in.am/2030511.html

CONDUCT OF LOCAL ARMENIAN ELECTIONS CRITICIZED BY RSC ANALYST

In an interview with the Armenian “Asbarez” news agency, RSC Analyst Mikayel Zolyan criticized the conduct of local elections in Armenia, pointing to the significance of vote-buying and “administrative pressure” exerted by the authorities.

http://www.asparez.am/news-hy/miqayel-zolyan-tim-yntrutyunner_hy/

In the first of a two-part interview with the “1in.am” eletronic news agency, RSC Director Richard Giragosian offered an assessment of recent developments in Armenian domestic politics, including several key local elections and the appointment of a new cabinet led by recently installed Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan. The interview, conducted on 11 October by Aram Sargsyan, was in English but dubbed into Armenian. The second part of the interview, to be aired later, focused on regional developments and Armenian foreign policy issues.