On June 27, Petros Ghazaryan’s guest on Public TV was businessman Khachatur Sukiasyan. The topic of the discussion was how to stimulate the economy. Instead of asking questions, Petros Ghazaryan expressed political positions: “Now there is no systemic corruption, those in charge are not making a fortune, there are no monopolies, there are no preferential people, the officials do not get a share.” Khachatur Sukiasyan agreed and welcomed the government’s initiatives. In fact, the interview turned into a praise of the authorities, where the host was not neutral and expressed an obvious attitude, which is unacceptable. Petros Ghazaryan’s interviews are being monitoring by our initiative. We have repeatedly noted that the public television should be more accountable to the viewer, as it operates at the expense of public funds.
Narek Malyan, the head of the “VETO” social-political movement, had initiated an