YEREVAN, January 23. /ARKA/. Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan finds the prime minister and the Cabinet members' response to his predecessor in office, Robert Kocharyan's criticism balanced and gentle, Arman Saghatelyan, the president’s spokesman, told Aravot Newspaper.
In recent days, the second president, Robert Kocharyan, and the current prime minister, Tigran Sargsyan, exchanged statements criticizing each other.
Saghatelyan also said that the president welcomes constructive discussions, not ineffective ones which hold onto the past.
He also added that the president has always called on the members of the government to provide well-grounded explanations on problems to people and to be quick in reacting to the issues raised by the media, political parties, nongovernmental organizations and individuals. --0---