SPECIAL MEETING OF NATIONAL ASSEMBLY APPROVED PRESIDENT'S DECREE

Lragir
16:18:53 - 02/03/2008

The RA National Assembly department of public relations issued
a release on the RA National Assembly special meeting: "On March
2 the RA National Assembly convened a special meeting. NA Speaker
Tigran Torosyan said in connection with the events which took place
in Yerevan on March 1 the RA President consulted the speaker of
the National Assembly and Prime Minister and declared a state of
emergency. In accordance with Article 55.14 of the Constitution,
in case of declaring a state of emergency a special meeting of the
National Assembly is held immediately. Before touching upon the issue
under discussion the National Assembly decided not to broadcast the
special meeting live on the Public Radio Company."