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Were it not for the negative influence of Turkey, it is very likely that this war would not have happened at all. Interview of President Armen Sarkissian to Ukraine 24 TV Channel
President of the Republic of Armenia Armen Sarkissian gave an interview to Ukraine 24 TV channel. Ukraine 24: Mr. President, first of all thank you for affording us the time and opportunity to get in touch with you. Of course, I want to talk to you about the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh, where heavy military activities have been going on for more than a month. According to the public information, today the confrontations are taking place in positions of strategic importance. It can be...
No one should have the illusion that any issue can be resolved by force. Interview of President Armen Sarkissian to La Libre Belgique
President of the Republic of Armenia Armen Sarkissian gave an interview to Christophe Lamfalussy, the special correspondent of La Libre Belgique, the major daily newspaper in Belgium. Below is the translation of the author’s interview with a short introduction. President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian has come a long way as the Prime Minister (1996-1997) and especially as Armenia’s Ambassador to London (1998-2018). Together with this, he has played an important role in...
The international community does not want to notice Turkey's behaviour. President Armen Sarkissian gave an interview to Swedish Public Radio
Sveriges Radio, the National Public Service Radio in Sweden, broadcast a programme on the military aggression unleashed by Azerbaijan against Artsakh and Turkey's involvement in it, with excerpts from an interview with President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian. "President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian thinks that the international community is not reacting decisively enough to the outbreak of war. He says that the world leaders underestimate Turkey's role in the conflict. In an...
There is only one way - negotiations, everything else leads to a deadlock, a historical deadlock: an еxclusive interview of President Armen Sarkissian with the RBC TV Company
President of the Republic of Armenia Armen Sarkissian gave an exclusive interview to the Russian RBC TV Company. RBC TV Company: Mr. President, the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh has reached its peak. Today, of course, war is in the foreground; however, its roots might be sought in the past. Could the USSR resolve the Karabakh issue? - We should go to the roots of the issue. Karabakh is part of Armenia; Armenians have lived there for thousands of years and became Christians in the...
'Turkey risks setting the whole Caucasus ablaze'. Armen Sarkissian
President Armen Sarkissian’s op-ed in The National. On September 30, I drafted a special letter to several world leaders to describe to them the situation in and around Nagorno-Karabakh, a contested region of the Caucasus inhabited predominately by ethnic Armenians. It has been attacked aggressively by Azerbaijan, with the full support of Turkey. I could hardly anticipate the scope of the aggression and the lack of humanity in the behaviour of their forces. Then and even...
'Friends of Armenia and Nagorno-Karabagh should react immediately.' Armen Sarkissian's interview to Al-Ahram
In an exclusive interview with Al-Ahram Weekly, President of the Republic of Armenia Armen Sarkissian talks about the humanitarian crisis in the Caucasus. Two ceasefire agreements have been made during the current war in Nagorno-Karabakh, and both have been violated. Azerbaijan accused Armenia of violating the first and second ceasefire agreement, and the spokeswoman of the Azerbaijani defence minister has stated that Baku does not have the intention of keeping to a ceasefire...