YPC Weekly Newsletter

2011


“YERKRAGUND” ON FOREIGN POLICY OF TURKEY AND ARMENIAN-TURKISH TIES

On September 13 “Yerkragund” (“Globe”) cycle was resumed on the air of “Yerkir Media” TV company. Launched in late April 2011, “Yerkragund” alternately deals with Armenian-Turkish relations (this part of the cycle is prepared under a joint Yerevan Press Club and Internews Network project, “Dialogue Building between Armenia and Turkey”, supported by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor of US Department of State) and other international developments (this part is administered by YPC with support of Open Society Foundations-Armenia).

The guests of the host of the fourteenth program of “Yerkragund”, YPC President Boris Navasardian, were orientalist David Hovhannisian, Gegham Manukian, Director of News and Current Affairs Programs of “Yerkir Media” TV company, Gohar Iskandarian, Research Assistant of the Oriental Studies Institute of RA National Academy of Sciences, YPC Expert Mikayel Zolian. The discussion focused on the foreign policy of Turkey and the current stage of the Armenian-Turkish relations.

The next “Yerkragund” show will be aired on “Yerkir Media” on Tuesday, September 20 at 19.15 (rerun – on Friday, September 23 at 13.20).

Watch “Yerkragund” of September 13, 2011 here