Opposition Prosperous Armenia Party leader, MP, and business tycoon Gagik Tsarukyan has issued a congratulatory message on the holding of the referendum on constitutional amendments in the Russian Federation (RF). The message reads as follows, in part:

"Undoubtedly, the amendments to the Constitution of fraternal Russia were of great importance in the process of improving the public administration system of the country.

I am hopeful that with the amendments—approved by an overwhelming majority of the RF population—the start will be given to the new process of development and progress for fraternal Russia.”