Quo Vadis Armenia?: What May Come after the Velvet Regime Change?

Lecture | November 16 | 7:30-9 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Aghasi Yenokyan, Political Analyst, South Caucasian and Russian Affairs, and Voice of America

 Institute of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ISEEES), Armenian Studies Program

This talk will analyze what has been called the "Velvet Revolution" in Armenia. It will assess the current situation and the possible developments resulting from the forthcoming parliamentary elections.

Aghasi Yenokyan graduated from the Department of Physics of Yerevan State University and earned an MBA from the American University of Armenia. Mr. Yenokyan served as chief of the Yerevan Bureau of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty and editor-in-chief of http://www.1in.am/, a news web portal. He has taught as an Adjunct Professor in the Department of International Relations of Yerevan State University. Aghasi Yenokyan was a research fellow at the Harriman Institute of Columbia University and a visiting research fellow at the University of Chicago.

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