Nicol Pashinyan is ready to have debates: both with R. Hayrapetyan and S. Alexanyan
Editor-in-chief of newspaper “Armenian times”, deputy candidate at the 7th electoral territory Nicol Pashinyan met journalists today. During the press-conference Pashinyan announced that he will wait for the chairman of Armenian Football Federation, deputy candidate Ruben Hayrapetyan at the live stream of “Arm news” TV channel at 22:00 o’clock.
Nicol Pashinyan announced that he doubted R. Hayrapetyan would participate in the debate and added that he would refuse to participate with some reasons. Pashinyan reminded that R. Hayrapetyan announced during the last press-conference that he was ready to have a debate with members of the ANC proportional list. Hayrapetyna only excluded the third number of the list as he is Hayrapetyan’s friend. R. Hayrapetyan also let ANC to choose the “format” of the debate.
So, Pashinyan nominates place and time and invited Hayrapetyan to have a debate.
“”Great debater” Ruben Hayrapetyan should certainly know that to decide a debate format means to decide the status and number of the participants. If he is afraid to come so let him announce about it directly”, ANC candidate offered.
Editor in chief of the “Armenian times” underlined that some media representatives presented as if he invited Hayrapetyan to have a debate but in reality chairman of the Football federation himself invited the NAC members to have a debate. Pashinyan is on the seventh place of the NAC list and accepted the invitation with pleasure.
“I have accepted the offer with pleasure and I accept the debate will take place at 22:00 o’clock as R. Hayrapetyan has made such expression which I must answer”.
Commenting on Hayrapetyan’s announcement according which he had a apartment of 1.000.000 USD Pashinyan offered him to bring the photo of the apartment with him and show during the debate that he announces facts but now just words.
Pashinyan announced that leadership of the “Arm news” TV channel agreed to host the debate and informed about it before.
Referring to the yesterday’s events which took place in Malatia-Sebastia community during his meeting with the voters Pashian underlined that those people were RPA representatives. “They presented themselves in such a way”.
He announced that the women who made obstacles for him were with bags so it is little possible that they were form the Malatia-Sebastia community.
The opposition activists also said that eh offered his main opponent at the 7th electoral territory Samvel Alexanyan to have a debate.