Swiss Ambassador to Armenia Lukas Gasser: Switzerland will try to contribute to a peaceful settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict without questioning the established formats such as the OSCE Minsk process
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.