In addition to officially nominated candidate for the post of Prime Minister of Armenia
YEREVAN, 30 Jul — RIA Novosti. The parliamentary party “EFC” (“Exodus”) has officially nominated the leader of the protests, Pashinian as a candidate for Prime Minister of the country. This was reported by a member of the Ararat Mirzoyan.
“Today, the “EFC” will hold meetings with the other three parliamentary factions, including the ruling Republican party of Armenia (RPA)”, — he added.
The parliamentarian expressed confidence that all MPs who are concerned about the fate of the country will vote for Pashinian.
The candidacy of the leader of the protest movement have promised to support the former party of the ruling coalition, the Armenian revolutionary Federation “Dashnaktsutiun”. Pashinyan believes that with high probability the vote and part of the ruling RPA.
The opposition leader is the only candidate for the post of head of the government. For election he needs to gain 53 votes out of 105. Therefore, it should speak not only to the fraction of “EFC” block “prosperous Armenia” and “Dashnaktsutiun”, but some MPs of the ruling Republican party of Armenia.
Elections are scheduled for may 1.