Congratulatory Letter to Yerevan Press Club

The Letter of Congratulation to Yerevan Press Club by the US President William Clinton, President of the European Commission Jacques Santer and the UK Prime-Minister Tony Blair

Dear Award Winner

You are one of fifty organisations and individuals to receive a US-EU Democracy and Civil Society Award, which commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Marshall Plan and the 40th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome. On behalf of the United States of America and the European Union, we are delighted to recognise your courage and commitment to the promotion of the essential principles underlying democracy and civil society.

Your efforts provide encouragement and inspiration to us all. We are pleased that the prize of $20,000 will permit you to continue your invaluable work in pursuit of our common goals.

We wish you every success in the future.


William Clinton

Jacques Santer

Tony Blair

“Yerevan Press Club” Newsletter
No.5 (20) May-June 1998