YEREVAN, JULY 14. ARMINFO. Diplomatic channels of Armenia headed by Minister of Foreign Affairs Vardan Oskanian did their best for the participation of Miss Baku in the beauty contest “Miss Caucasus 2005”. Chairman of the organizational committee of the Yerevan-based office of Miss Caucasus 2005 Arman Antonian informed during news conference, Thursday. According to him, the mediation of Oskanian bring a positive result and there is no obstacle for the arrival of Miss Baku in Armenia. The final answer of the Miss Baku and her family is expected tonight. “The contest Miss Caucasus 2005 is a cultural event and cannot be connected with political relations of the two countries”, Antonian said.
To remind that the contest Miss Caucasus 2005 will take place in Yerevan on July 16. Beauties from Tbilisi, Vladikavkaz, Tskhinvali, Nalchik, Mineralniye Vodi, Essentuki, Pyatigorsk, Kislovodsk, Rostov on Don, Stavropol, Akhalkalaki and Stepanakert have arrived in the capital of Armenia already. The beauty contest “Miss Caucasus” is held in Yerevan for the first time. Armenia has been taking active part for the last two years. In 2003 Armenian participant Hermine Haroutunian took the first place. Nadezhda Hovhannisian represents Armenia this year