What is known Serzh Sargsyan

What is known Serzh Sargsyan

Prime Minister of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan resigned amid mass protests in Yerevan. Details of his biography — in reference “b”.

Sargsyan Serzh Azatovich, born June 30, 1954 in Stepanakert, Nagorno-Karabakh Autonomous region (NKAR) of the Azerbaijan SSR. He graduated from the philological faculty of the Yerevan state University (1979).

In 1972-1974 he served in the army. In 1975-1979 years — the Turner at the Yerevan electrotechnical factory. With the 1979 year — on Komsomol and party work, he served as the first Secretary of Stepanakert city Committee of the Komsomol, assistant to the first Secretary of the party Committee of the NKAR. In 1989-1993 — head of the Committee of self-defense forces of Nagorno-Karabakh.

In 1990, the year he was elected Deputy of the Supreme Council of Armenia. In 1993 year he became Minister of defense of Armenia. In 1995-1996 , he was head of the Department of state security, Minister of national security. In 1996-1999 , he was the Minister of internal Affairs and national security. In 1999-2000 , he headed the office of the President. From 2000 to 2007 year the Minister of defence.

In April 2007 he was appointed Prime Minister. From November 2007 onwards — Chairman of the ruling Republican party of Armenia. February 19, 2008 , elected President (accounted for 52.8% of the vote). 18 Feb 2013 year was re-elected head of state (58,64% of votes).

9 APR 2018 years after the inauguration of the President of Armenia Armen Sargsyan was nominated to head the Armenian government. 17 April Serzh Sargsyan was elected to the National Assembly of Armenia Prime Minister of the country.

The Chairman of the chess Federation of Armenia. Honorary doctor of Lomonosov Moscow state University. Fluent in Russian, English, Turkish and Azerbaijani languages.