YPC Weekly Newsletter

2007


“PRESS CLUB” CYCLE: NEW CANDIDATES AND FAIR ELECTIONS

On October 31 another “Press Club” show went on the evening air of “Yerkir
Media” TV company. The guest of the program host Ashot Melikian, the Chairman
of the Committee to Protect Freedom of Expression, was the leader of “Orinats
Yerkir” party, head of parliament faction Artur Baghdasarian. The discussion
subject was the upcoming elections of the RA President, in particular, the change
of the inner political situation because of the intention of the RA First President
Levon Ter-Petrosian to run in elections, as announced at the rally of October
26, the participation of “Orinats Yerkir” in election race, the possibility
of having free and fair elections.

The next program of “Press Club” cycle will be aired by “Yerkir Media” on Wednesday,
November 7 at 21.40.

The “Press Club” cycle is produced under a project of Media Diversity Institute,
supported by Open Society Institute Assistance Foundation-Armenia.