YEREVAN. – A delegation from Armenia’s opposition Resistance Movement was in Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh), from Tuesday to Thursday, where they met with representatives of the Artsakh political forces, factions of the National Assembly, and of government agencies, as well as with the retired presidents, the opposition "Armenia" Bloc informs Armenian News-NEWS.am.
Also, the aforesaid delegation visited the Askeran, Martakert, and Martuni regions of Artsakh and met with local residents and local government leaders.
In addition, a meeting was held at Stepanakert Municipality with the administrative leadership, staff, as well as directors of educational and cultural institutions of the Artsakh capital.
During the meetings, Resistance Movement coordinator Ishkhan Saghatelyan—the National Assembly deputy speaker from the opposition "Armenia" Faction and a representative of the Supreme Body of the opposition Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF) Dashnaktsutyun Party of Armenia—presented the path, challenges, and upcoming activities of this movement.
It was emphasized that Artsakh has a key role in the context of the Resistance Movement becoming more pan-Armenian and comprehensive.
Agreements were reached that despite the lack of reasonable and proper cooperation between Armenia’s incumbent authorities and Artsakh, joint programs and reciprocal visits should be implemented.
It was reaffirmed that the statement unanimously adopted by the Artsakh National Assembly on April 14—and which sets out the key principles and red lines with respect to the future of Artsakh—remains a benchmark for the Artsakh authorities and people.