New Armenian government appointed
Armenian President Armen Sarkisyan has made all of the appointments to the country's new government, the president's office said.
Sarkisyan appointed the country's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Zohrab Mnatsakanyan as the new foreign minister, according to a presidential decree released today.
Mger Grigoryan became deputy prime minister and Mane Tandilyan now is the minister of labor and social affairs.
Atom Dzhandzhugazyan is the new finance minister, Artak Zeynalyan is now the minister of justice, while Arsen Torosyan is the minister of healthcare.
Artur Khachatryan, the former governor of the Shirak province, became the minister of agriculture. Artsvik Minasyan is now the minister of economic development and investments.
Artur Grigoryan was appointed the minister of energy infrastructure and natural resources. Ashot Akopyan is the minister of transport, communications and information technologies.
Lilit Makunts was appointed as culture minister. Erik Grigoryan was appointed as the head of ministry of nature protection. Levon Vahradyan was appointed as sport and youth affairs minister. Hrachya Rostomyan was appointed minister of emergency situations.