GEORGE W. BUSH CONGRATULATES ARMENIAN PRIME MINISTER
Apr 17 2007
YEREVAN, APRIL 17, ARMENPRESS: Armenian government said U.S. President
George W. Bush has sent a message to new Prime Minister of Armenia
Serzh Sarkisian to congratulate him on taking up his new tenure.
"We share your grief over the untimely death of your good friend and
partner Andranik Margarian,’ the message says.
The message also says that the U.S. government expects authorities
in Yerevan to hold free and just parliamentary elections on May 12
in conformity with international standards. Bush says free elections
would become a serious boost to furthering US-Armenian relations.