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Sarkisian Vows ‘Drastic Steps’ Against Corruption

YEREVAN (RFE/RL)–President Serzh Sarkisian pledged to take “drastic steps” to eradicate government corruption in Armenia as he presented his administration’s priorities to the National Assembly on Thursday. In a 40-minute speech, Sarkisian said he will strive to turn Armenia into a rule-of-law country with a competitive economy, independent courts and equal opportunities for all citizens.