"Even though Zolyan has become "intolerable", I'm not preparing to "go up" to that level," this is how RA Minister of Education and Science Armen Ashotyan responded to former Rector of Yerevan State Linguistic University after Brusov, Suren Zolyan's statement that "Ashotyan is a liar and a coward".
Ashotyan avoided giving an evaluation of what was said and mentioned that the ministry's lawyers give legal commentaries regarding Zolyan's statements to the mass media. Armen Ashotyan responded to "A1+"'s question on his Facebook page.
Suren Zolyan has filed three lawsuits to regain his rights. He claims that Minister Armen Ashotyan decided to dismiss him from the office of rector on his own. The trial will start on July 14.