Serzh Sargsyan

Serzh Sargsyan
President of Armenia
 

Armenia: Arrest, Missile Smuggling Allegations Amid Election Caign

Armenia: Arrest, Missile Smuggling Allegations Amid Election Campaign

The Armenian parliamentary election campaign took an unexpected turn on March 22, when agents from the National Security Service arrested Samvel Babayan

Armenia appoints new ambassador in Belarus

Armenia appoints new ambassador in Belarus

Armenia's former Ambassador to Russia Oleg Yesayan has been appointed  the Ambassador of Armenia to Belarus, the press service of the Armenian president said. Yesayan has also been appointed tot …

Bribery and violence are main trump cards of Sargsyan#039s party

Bribery and violence are main trump cards of Sargsyan's party

Clashes between political forces, in which the leading role belongs to the ruling party, are becoming increasingly violent

President Sargsyan#039s last visit to Moscow

President Sargsyan's last visit to Moscow

Today, Russian President Vladimir Putin met with his Armenian counterpart Serzh Sargsyan, who arrived in Moscow on an official visit. The presidents discussed key issues of bilateral cooperation and prospects for …

Armenian President arrives in Moscow

Armenian President arrives in Moscow

Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan has arrived today on an official visit to Moscow at the invitation of his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, Sargsyan’s press office reported.  It said the …

 Putin and Sargsyan to discuss regional issues

Putin and Sargsyan to discuss regional issues

Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan will visit Russia on March 14–15 at the invitation of the Russian President Vladimir Putin, the Kremlin press service said. The two presidents will meet on …

 Vardan Toghanyan appointed Armenian Ambassador to Russia

Vardan Toghanyan appointed Armenian Ambassador to Russia

Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan signed a decree to appoint Vardan Toghanyan Armenian Ambassador to Russia. He replaced Oleg Yesayan who was relieved of the post by another …

EU expansion?

EU expansion?

War-ridden Armenia concludes European Union partnership deal

Vyacheslav Volodin left for Yerevan

Vyacheslav Volodin left for Yerevan

Russia's parliamentary delegation led by the State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin will pay a one-day official visit to Yerevan today. During the visit, the meetings will be held with the Armenian President …

Will Armenian authorities become weaker after Hovik Abrahamyan leaves?

Will Armenian authorities become weaker after Hovik Abrahamyan leaves?

Never before in the history of Armenian-Russian relations did Russian Prime Minister hold meeting with former Armenian Prime Minister

 Ex-prosecutor general appointed Sargsyan#039s advisor

Ex-prosecutor general appointed Sargsyan's advisor

Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, has signed a decree, appointing the former Prosecutor General Gevorg Kostanyan an Advisor to the President, the press office of the President said. …

Armenian president sets official date for nationwide parliamentary elections

Armenian president sets official date for nationwide parliamentary elections

Regular countrywide parliamentary elections are scheduled for April 2, 2017, Armenia’s President Serzh Sargsyan said on Thursday after signing a decree on setting the election date, TASS reports. "Regular …

Armenia: Turbulent 2016

Armenia: Turbulent 2016

Political developments in the South Caucasus are now in the background

Russia mourns victims of Tu-154 plane crash

Russia mourns victims of Tu-154 plane crash

Russia is observing a nationwide day of mourning in remembrance of 92 people, who died in a passenger aircraft crash near the resort city of Sochi in the early hours of Sunday, December 25. Belarus also declared a national day of mourning. …

Iranian President arrives in Armenia

Iranian President arrives in Armenia

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has arrived on an official visit to Armenia at the invitation of the country’s President Serzh Sargsyan, ARKA reported with reference to Sargsyan’s press service. …

Minister of Internal Affairs of Georgia meets with Sargsyan

Minister of Internal Affairs of Georgia meets with Sargsyan

Minister of Internal Affairs of Georgia, Giorgi Mgebrishvili, discussed with President Serzh Sargsyan the process of delimitation of the state border between the two countries during his visit to Armenia. …

 Armenia: political heavyweights in election caign

Armenia: political heavyweights in election campaign

Sargsyan, Tsarukyan and Ter-Petrosyan will make the election campaign acute and intense

Sargsyan proposes to ban Belarus and Kazakhstan from EEU and CSTO

Sargsyan proposes to ban Belarus and Kazakhstan from EEU and CSTO

There are new conceptual proposals to strengthen the bargaining position of Yerevan developing in the Armenian expert community

Did Sargsyan make Karapetyan join the party?

Did Sargsyan make Karapetyan join the party?

Perhaps Prime Minister suffered a political defeat by joining the Republican Party

Dark clouds gathering above Karabakh again

Dark clouds gathering above Karabakh again

Almost always the intensity of clashes in Karabakh has escalated on the eve of meetings between the Presidents

Armenian Culture Ministry initiates creation of pan-Armenian symphony orchestra

Armenian Culture Ministry initiates creation of pan-Armenian symphony orchestra

Armenian Minister of Culture Armen Amiryan introduced to President Serzh Sargsyan the report on development of Armenian culture in the country and beyond its borders, the press service of the president said. …

Sargsyan orders RPA to violate Constitution

Sargsyan orders RPA to violate Constitution

The 16th convention of the Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) kicked off today at Karen Demirchyan Sports and Concerts Complex. 1790 delegates were elected to participate in the Party’s convention. …

Sargsyan re-elected President of RPA

Sargsyan re-elected President of RPA

Serzh Sargsyan has been re-elected President of the Republican Party of Armenia at the 16th convention of the party, Mediamax.am reports. He was the only candidate for that position, for which reason the voting was …

Karapetyan will further head Cabinet should ruling party win election

Karapetyan will further head Cabinet should ruling party win election

In the event that Armenia's ruling Republican Party (RPA) wins the parliamentary election in 2017, Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan will continue heading the government, President of …

Armenia President calls consultation on macroeconomic development issues

Armenia President calls consultation on macroeconomic development issues

President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan called a consultation on the macroeconomic development of Armenia and the 2017 State Budget indexes. Finance Minster of Armenia Vardan Aramyan presented the annual …

 Armenian PM to join RPA

Armenian PM to join RPA

Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan submitted an application for becoming a member of the Republican Party of Armenia (RPA). According to him, this is due to the fact that the President of Armenia, Serzh …

Armenia’s dangerous posturing sabotages Nagorno-Karabakh peace efforts

Armenia’s dangerous posturing sabotages Nagorno-Karabakh peace efforts

The military muscle show-off threatens to shift the focus away from peace negotiations towards armament efforts in the region

Nagorno-Karabakh: Serzh Sargsyan acknowledges Azerbaijan#039s territorial integrity

Nagorno-Karabakh: Serzh Sargsyan acknowledges Azerbaijan's territorial integrity

Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, speaking with the general director of the MIA Russia Today, said that Yerevan is ready to hold peace talks on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, based on the principles of territorial integrity of …

Yerevan to hold meeting of Eastern Partnership countries’ foreign ministers

Yerevan to hold meeting of Eastern Partnership countries’ foreign ministers

EU Eastern Partnership countries’ foreign ministers will gather in Yerevan on November 17 for their 8th informal meeting, the press office of the Armenian Foreign Ministry said. European Commissioner for European Neighborhood …

 Rouhani to visit Armenia, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan

Rouhani to visit Armenia, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani will pay a visit to Yerevan next week at the invitation of the Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan. After his visit to Armenia, Rouhani will arrive in Kazakhstan, and …