YPC Weekly Newsletter

2002


THE UNPLEASANT INCIDENT AT “TSAYG” TV COMPANY

On April 1 an unpleasant incident happened at “Tsayg” TV station (Gyumri, Shirak region). In the evening “Tsayg” transmitted the speech of the Chairman of the opposition party “National Unity” Artashes Geghamian at a party meeting. According to the Chairman of Shirak regional organization of “National Unity” Marzpetuni Margarian, a group of insober people, with the Mayor of Gyumri Vardan Ghukasian among them, intruded into the office of “Tsayg” TV company and started a brawl. As Marzpetuni Margarian informed, the TV company itself preferred to forget the episode, as the Mayor apologized to “Tsayg”.