In the year following the Velvet Revolution, several high-profile corruption and abuse of power cases have been revealed. Lingering questions remain: Can the current judicial system properly deal with these cases? Over the last several months, EVN Report has spoken with experts, academics and lawmakers about different models, possible applications and tools of transitional justice.
Whether its a minor disruption due to a mechanical issue or a major blackout from conflict in the region, it is only a matter of time before another Internet outage hits Armenia. Policymakers should address this issue and consider a variety of policy options.
The fake news phenomenon is not uniquely Armenian. It’s a global challenge, but when the stakes are so high following the Velvet Revolution, journalists need to rediscover their mission and have an honest discourse about their role in the state of the media landscape.