In his first public appearance following
the publication of official results of elections
President Robert Kocharyan said earlier
this week that voting irregularities did
not impact the election outcome.
When supporters of Presidential candidate
Stepan Demirchyan rallied last weekend in
the wake of Robert Kocharyan's re-election,
their leaders called on the Opposition to
build a "tent city" of protest
Fresh from their duties covering a month
of heated campaigning and voting, Yerevan
journalists met last weekend in the resort
town of Tzakhadzor for a seminar to discuss
their coverage of the Presidential elections.
March 8 is always the Day of Women in Armenia. This year,
however, it was the Day of Angry Women, as a few thousand
took their bouquets into the streets to protest last week's
Presidential runoff election.