Armenia’s government today appointed Davit Gevorgyan as Aragatzotn Provincial Governor and Hambardzum Matevosyan as Armavir Provincial Governor.
Hunan Poghosyan, the former First Deputy Police Chief of Armenia, has been appointed the Syunik Provincial Governor.
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan is expected to tender his resignation tomorrow in order to set the groundwork for snap parliamentary elections in the country.
The Armenian government today allocated AMD 25 million ($51,500) to obtain anti-retroviral drugs to treat HIV patients.
Residents of Azatamout, a community in Armenia’s Tavoush Province, staged a protest outside the cultural center this morning demanding the immediate resignation of Mayor Zhora Martirosyan.
The village’s 63 households, 280 residents in all, get their drinking water from the local river. It travels through a series of pipes leading to faucets in their houses.
The highest voter turnout was recorded in the Nork-Marash administrative district (47.01%).
Naira Zohrabyan, who heads the Prosperous Armenia Party’s (PAP) ticket in today’s race for Yerevan Municipal Council, was spotted earlier at a poolhall called the Billard Bar, in the Ajapnyak district of Yerevan, which serves as the party’s campaign office in this part of town.
The Armenian branch of the World Wildlife Funds (WWF) has donated three Mitsubishi V6 Pajeros to Armenia’s Environmental Protection and Mining Inspectorate, in order to increase the effectiveness of the agency’s monitoring capabilities.