elections in Armenia

Pashinyan reveals date of his resignation

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan intends to resign before October 16. "The snap elections will most likely be held on December 9-10. For this, I must resign before October 16," the Armenian PM said in …

Yerevan mayor not elected

The Yerevan city council’s session, at which a new mayor was to be elected, failed today, since the number of the present members of the council was not enough to do that.   There are three factions in the council. The …

Date of Yerevan mayor election revealed

Elections of Yerevan mayor will be held on July 16, according to the decision of the Yerevan Council of Elders with 35 votes 'for', 11 'against' and one abstention. The date was offered by the Republican Party of …

Nikol Pashinyan becomes head of Armenia

Armenia’s parliament elected opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan as the country’s new prime minister. In a vote in parliament today, 59 lawmakers backed Pashinyan’s candidacy, including some from the ruling …

Pashinyan nominated for Armenian PM's post

Ararat Mirzoyan, a member of the Armenian Yelk parliamentary group, has nominated Nikol Pashinyan, an opposition figure who has been leading protests in the country, as a candidate for prime minister during the special session of …

Armenian prime minister to be elected on May 1

The Armenian parliament will elect the country’s new prime minister on May 1, the republic's parliament speaker Ara Babloyan said. "On May 1, the country’s parliament will hold a special meeting to …