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Governor of Syunik Suren Khachatryan (right) converses with Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian at an official event.

Armenian Governor Questioned over Assault

GORIS, Armenia (RFE/RL)—Law-enforcement officials have questioned Suren Khachatrian, the controversial governor of Armenia’s Syunik province, in connection with a violent attack that was allegedly led by one of his sons, it emerged on Tuesday. The May 2 incident in the regional town of Goris reinforced a widely held belief that Khachatrian and his equally violent