Pashinyan may be nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan may be nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, the country’s Jamanak newspaper wrote citing diplomatic sources.
The initiative comes from several foreign ambassadors with accreditation in Armenia, who were joined by members of the prime minister’s team.
According to the newspaper, Pashinyan "has not only made Armenia’s society stable, but also may be the initiator of establishing peace and tolerance in the region," TASS reported.
Pashinyan, the leader of Armenia’s opposition, was elected the PM on May 8.
The Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded since 1901 and is now the most important and well-known international award in social and political and humanitarian activity.