“Nikol Pashinian leads to legitimized through extraordinary parliamentary elections”

“Nikol Pashinian leads to legitimized through extraordinary parliamentary elections”

A journalist from Armenia about the situation in the country after the resignation of the government.


The Armenian President signed the decree on the eve of the dissolution of the government, stated that the cause of the protests in the country have “accumulated discontent” and “a lack of faith in the future”. Armen Sargsyan made an appeal to the people. The resignation of Prime Minister Sargsyan, he called a wise decision, which “opened the dialogue with society and different political forces”. Mass protests in Armenia turned into festivities. Read more about the situation in Yerevan live stream of the presenter “Kommersant FM” Marat Kashin told the chief-the news editor PanARMENIAN.Net Nicholas Tarosan.

— The news of the resignation of Serzh Sargsyan on the eve was the occasion for a national holiday — people walk around, lit bonfires, sang and danced. That the streets of Yerevan is going on?

— No, today is a holiday not continued, because today we have a day of mourning — the Day of remembrance of the victims of the Armenian genocide in 1915. People are just beginning to work, young people removes the area, which on Monday all had fun.

— The government with its full complement resigned. But the Ministers continue to perform their duties until a new Cabinet?

— Yes, they are now de facto acting Ministers because in six days the Parliament must be submitted to the nominations of people for the post of Prime Minister. Now the government apparatus operates as before.

— How seriously, according to forecasts, the updated composition of the Cabinet?