TOROSYAN: ARMENIAN AUTHORITIES FULFILLING CE COMMITMENTS

A1 Plus | 23:06:17 | 31-05-2004 | Politics |

PACE Monitoring Committee member and reporter on Armenia Yerzi
Yaskernia, who is now in Armenia, met Monday with Armenian National
Assembly Vice-Speaker Tigran Torosyan and the head of the parliamentary
standing commission on foreign affairs Armen Rustamyan.

Torosyan said Armenian authorities had accomplished a great deal in
complying with the PACE demands listed in its latest resolutions. He
said by the monitoring group's expected visit to Armenia on June
14-17a detailed report will be prepared.

Answering Yaskernia's question related to election irregularities
and those having committed illegalities during presidential and
parliamentary elections in Armenia, Torosyan said a paper had been
recently received from the Prosecutor's Office, which would be put
on the National Assembly floor soon.

Asked about A1+ TV Company problem and pluralism in the media field,
Torosyan offered to send the CE experts to see the situation on site.