U.S. Cuts Aid To Armenia Over ‘Democratic Governance’
The United States has effectively axed nearly one third of a $235.6 million aid program for Armenia, citing its government’s deteriorated human rights record and democratic practices. [...]Sarkisian Again Lauds Yerevan Polls
President Serzh Sarkisian insisted on Thursday that the May 31 elections in Yerevan marked a significant step forward in Armenia’s democratization as one of his top allies, Gagik Beglarian, was sworn in as the city’s new mayor. [...]All during the same day.