U.S. Envoy Says Oskanian Prosecution 'Bad' For Armenia

Oct 10, 2012 Read more: Armenian Liberty

United States Ambassador to Armenia John Heffern has voiced fresh concerns about the Armenian authorities' controversial criminal case against former Foreign Minister Vartan Oskanian, saying that his prosecution is "bad" for the nation's justice and democracy.

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lambroni ardziv

Houston, TX

#1 Oct 10, 2012
Mr Ambassador why is it bad for ARMENIA, if the ex-FM is not guilty he has nothing to fear he will be found innocent let justice take its course maybe what we need is the investigation all past and present politicians so we can seperate the chaff from the wheat. Armenia has growing pains let nature take its course.
Sahakian

Medford, MA

#2 Oct 10, 2012
lambroni ardziv wrote:
Mr Ambassador why is it bad for ARMENIA, if the ex-FM is not guilty he has nothing to fear he will be found innocent let justice take its course maybe what we need is the investigation all past and present politicians so we can seperate the chaff from the wheat. Armenia has growing pains let nature take its course.
You are a bit idealistic. The System is made with political cronies and pimps and you really think VO will get a fair trial?
I don't think so.The whole charade is to eliminate him as a presidential contender. Too bad I really like VO and wish him to overcome the mafia system.

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