YEREVAN (Yerkir)–Representatives of the opposition and coalition government met on Thursday at The Armenian Center for National and International Studies (ACNIS)–according to accounts–on the initiative of the Intellectuals’ Forum organization.
Coalition participants were Galust Sahakian and Tigran Torosyan of the Republican Party (HHK); Levon Mkrtchian and Armen Rustamian of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF)–and Samvel Balasanyan and Mher Shahgeldyan of the Orinats Yerkir Party.
Opposition representatives were Republican Party political caucus members Aram Sargsyan and Smbat Ayvazian–as well as Vazgen Manukyan and Aram Karapetyan.
Also present were Raffi Hovannisian of the ACNIS–academicians Lenzer Aghalovyan–David Setrakian–Ohan Dourian–and Khoren Balyan.
Both coalition and opposition representatives presented their views on political activities–and reportedly reached a fundamental understanding in not allowing for matters to develop outside the political framework.