In a shockingly strong statement, the Armenian Bar Association issued a press release congratulating the Armenian public for their “unprecedented show of willpower” for electing Raffi Hovannisian “against threats of persecution and against temptation.”
A1+ has a live stream of the President of the Armenian Bar discussing the issue.
- US State Department supports OSCE’s preliminary conclusions.
- A joint statement is being prepared by the opposition candidates. It’s unclear what significance this statement will have if it’s not about Hovannisian’s future plans. Prosperous Armenia is staying quiet.
- Ianyan has a good overview of the election for those joining in late.