INTERNATIONAL FORUM IN BRUSSELS

AZG Armenian Daily
03/05/2006

Raffi Hovhannisian, first foreign minister of Armenia, presented
the Republic of Armenia at an international forum in Brussels on
April 28-30.

"Transatlantic Challenges in a Global Era" forum is an annual
high-level meeting of the most influential American and European
political, corporate, and intellectual leaders to address pressing
challenges currently facing both sides of the Atlantic. Heads of
state, senior officials from the European Union institutions and the
member states, US Senators, and Parliamentarians participated among
the 200 participants.

The head of Heritage Party urged in his speech the leaders of the
states to evenly apply the standards of democracy, human rights
protection and genocide prevention to all nations regardless their
place in the world.