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14.11.2012
Ambassador of Latvia to Armenia in the National Assembly
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On November 14 the Secretary of the NA PAP faction Naira Zohrabyan, members of the faction Elinar Vardanyan, Vahe Enfiajyan and Vahan Karapetyan met with the Ambassador of the Republic of Latvia to the Republic of Armenia H. E.Gints Apals. Welcoming the guest Naira Zohrabyan has presented the upcoming programmes of the party, the works being done in the direction of the European Integration, noting that the European Integration is one of the most important directions for the Prosperous Armenia Party. The interlocutors discussed issues relating to the negotiations on the RA-EU Association Agreement, as well as the agreement of creating the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area.

Touching upon the Armenia-Latvia relations, as well as the arrival of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia Edgars Rinkēvičs, Naira Zohrabyan expressed regret about the statements made recently by the Foreign Minister of Latvia. In particular, referring to the article written by Edgars Rinkevichs a month ago “Why is Important the Eastern Partnership”? she expressed regret that the Latvian Foreign Minister, distinguishing Georgia and Moldova as countries, which have the most serious advancement in European Integration and democracy, tries to put a mark of inappropriate equity between Armenia and Azerbaijan. Ms Zohrabyan expressed hope that during the days of stay in Armenia the Foreign Minister of Latvia would review his stance. The Secretary of the faction has noted that there are scores of problems in our country on the road of European Integration, but one should have bright imagination for comparing Armenia with Azerbaijan.

Then touching upon the visit of Edgars Rinkēvičs to Baku in February 2012 and the meeting with the President of Azerbaijan, Naira Zohrabyan noted that, according to the Azerbaijani press, Rinkēvičs  has stated that the problem of the Karabakh conflict should be exclusively solved by keeping the territorial integrity of Azerbaijan. Ms Zohrabyan expressed regret that no official denial or clarification of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs followed this statement of the Azerbaijani press, which she expects to get during the visit to Yerevan.

The Ambassador of Latvia H. E. Gints Apals thanked for sincere talk and expressed hope that during the visit all the complicated problems, which had been caused in relation to this or that statement, would be clarified during the Foreign Minister’s visit.


14.11.2012
Parliament Continues the Debate of the RA State Draft Budget for 2013
On November 14 the RA National Assembly continued the work of the four-day sittings. The parliament by voting refused the draft law “On Amending the RA Law on Minimum Monthly Wage”, which had authored the ARF faction deputies Aghvan Vardanyan, Armen Rustamyan, Artsvik Minasyan, Vahan Hovhannisyan an...

14.11.2012
Exhibition of Azatuhi Mnatsakanyan’s Works in the National Assembly
On November 14 in the NA Green Hall the photographer Azatuhi Mnatsakanyan’s personal exhibition opened.Azatuhi Mnatsakanyan is a photographer-designer, member of the Noreon Creative Centre, the Designers’ International Association, as well as the Armenian Designers’ Association. She has received num...

14.11.2012
Visiting Sitting of the NA Standing Committee on Science, Education, Culture, Sport and Youth in Shushi
On November 9-11 the RA NA Standing Committee on Science, Education, Culture, Sport and Youth was on a working visit in the Nagorno Karabakh Republic, where he had a joint sitting with the NKR counterparts. On November 14 the members of the Committee summed up the results at the press conference con...



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