Nalbandian: Racism and racial discrimination, xenophobia and intolerance grossly violate human dignity and give rise to tensions within and between societies. That is why the fight against them became one of the main priorities of our chairmanship.
People's Party headed by Tigran Karapetyan will not support any candidate for president of Armenia on Feb 18. Artak Harutiunyan, Head of the PP's Political Board, told media, Wednesday.
He said that the outcome of the election is evident and the incumbent president will sweep the election. Therefore, there is senseless supporting any candidate.
The CEC registered eight candidates for President on Jan 14: incumbent President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan, former Prime Minister Hrant Bagratyan, leader of Heritage Party Raffi Hovhannisian, leader of Self-Determination Union Paruyr Hayrikyan, leader of National Accord Party Aram Harutyunyan, former Foreign Minister of Nagorno-Karabakh Arman Melikyan, political expert Andreas Ghukasyan and folklore specialist Vartan Sedrakyan.