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Nikol Pashinyan re-appointed as Prime Minister in Armenia

Armenian President Armen Sarkissian appointed Nikol Pashinyan as the country's Prime Minister on Monday, August 1. The appointment follows Pashinyan's Civil Contract Party victory in the June snap election. Pashinyan had been serving as acting Prime Minister until the official appointment on August 1. Following the June snap parliamentary election,...
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Nikol Pashinyan re-appointed as Armenian PM

Yerevan, Aug 3 (SocialNews.XYZ) Nikol Pashinyan has been re-appointed as Armenia's Prime Minister by President Armen Sarkissian, according to local media Armenpress. Pashinyan appointment on Monday came after he was re-nominated by the Civil Contract party, which won majority of the seats in the June 21 parliamentary elections, reports Xinhua news agency.
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Armenia election: PM Nikol Pashinyan wins post-war poll

The party of Armenia's acting PM Nikol Pashinyan has won snap elections, the country's electoral commission says. Preliminary results from all 2,008 polling stations give the Civil Contract party 54%, it says. The opposition Armenia alliance led by ex-President Robert Kocharyan is a distant second with 21%. The block has...

Armenia PM Nikol Pashinyan accuses army of attempted coup

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has warned of an attempted military coup, after the country's armed forces said he and his cabinet must resign. The army "must obey the people and elected authorities," he told thousands of supporters in the capital Yerevan. His opponents held a rival rally. The military's...