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
by Nana Martirosyan
President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan Submitted an amnesty proposal to the National Assembly for deliberations on 30 September. The amnesty announced is timed to the 22nd Independence Anniversary of the Republic of Armenia, the presidential press-service said.
The last time amnesty was announced in Armenia in 2011 on occasion of the 20th Independence Anniversary of the country. Then, amnesty applied also the convicts over the March 1 2008 case Sassun Mikaelyan and Nikol Pashinyan, who were declared political prisoners by the opposition.