ARMENIAN PRESIDENT SACKS FOUR SENIOR DIPLOMATS
July 24 2008
Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian has dismissed four diplomats holding
high government posts over their support to the opposition. These
include Deputy Foreign Minister Armen Bayburdian, the Armenian
ambassador to Italy, Spain and Portugal Ruben Shugarian, the envoy
to Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan Levon Khachaturian, and aide to the
ambassador to Moldova and Ukraine Razmik Khumarian.