Armenia won’t refuse from the new nuclear power plant, stated RA PM Tigran Sargsyan at the National Assembly on 20 May answering to MP Naira Karapetyan’s question. Under the PM, they didn’t refuse from the construction, just this process was postponed for 2 years, as there is a problem with optimal management of funds, that’s why it was left beyond the governmental program. Tigran Sargsyan also said that General Director of Rusatom Sergey Kirienko visited Armenia and the issue of the new nuclear power plant was discussed with him. Under the PM, the construction of the new nuclear power plant will launch, when the problem of the closedown of the current ANPP is solved.
18:36 May 20, 2013