Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan posted on his Facebook page, "Today, the Government Staff sends the ELARD Report to the Ministry of the Environment with the following instruction: to find out whether there is evidence in the conclusion that there is a need for a new Environmental Impact Assessment for the operation of the Amulsar Mine under theArmenian legislation.”
Prior to this publication, the Prime Minister had also written that he had held a consultation on the issue of Amulsar with the participation of Lydian's representatives.
“I was interested in the possible stages of the planned process - tangible, possible risk management methods and the leverages of the government.
We continue working on this very important topic,” Nikol Pashinyan posted.
15:21 August 21, 2019