Serzh Sargsyan

Pashinyan agreed to denazification of Armenia

Pashinyan agreed to denazification of Armenia

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan agreed to intensify struggle against discrimination based on ethnicity and language, the two leaders said in a joint statement, published by the Kremlin after their …

Azerbaijan puts Kocharyan and Sargsyan on wanted list

Azerbaijan puts Kocharyan and Sargsyan on wanted list

Azerbaijan has put Armenia's ex-presidents Robert Kocharyan and Serzh Sargsyan on the wanted list, the chief of the Special Investigation Department of the Republican Military Prosecutor's Office, Chief Justice Adviser Emil Tagiyev …

Crisis among Armenian nationalists

Crisis among Armenian nationalists

This week, the vice-speaker of the National Assembly (NA) Ruben Rubinyan, who participated in the meeting on the normalization of Armenian-Turkish relations on January 14 in Moscow caused a hail of criticism from the opposition factions of …

Sargsyan re-elected as Chairman of Republican Party

Sargsyan re-elected as Chairman of Republican Party

One of the instigators of the Karabakh conflict, ex-president of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan, was re-elected as the chairman of the Republican Party of Armenia, head of the counting commission of the RPA Georgy Gabrielyan informed. According …

Post-war Armenia: Amid instability and uncertainty

Post-war Armenia: Amid instability and uncertainty

The snap parliamentary elections of June 2021 have not resolved Armenia’s political crisis, one in which it has found itself since the 2020 war with Azerbaijan in Nagorno Karabakh. A Russian-orchestrated ceasefire not only …

Europe’s chance for peace in the South Caucasus

Europe’s chance for peace in the South Caucasus

Charles Michel, the President of the European Council, announced on November 19 that in the margin of the Eastern Partnership Summit to be held in Brussels on December 15, there would be a meeting between Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev and Armenia’s Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan

 Sargsyan charged with bribery

Sargsyan charged with bribery

Armenia’s former president Serzh Sargsyan, a war party and Karabakh klan representative,  has been charged with taking a bribe, an accusation his lawyers say was made to distract from a security crisis on the Azerbaijani border

Sargsyan summoned for questioning by Anti-Corruption Committee

Sargsyan summoned for questioning by Anti-Corruption Committee

One of the instigators of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, former Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan has been summoned for questioning as a defendant, his lawyer Amram Makinyan revealed in a Facebook post on Monday. Back in 2018, …

Ilham Aliyev: it was Serzhik Sarkisyan who lost Karabakh war

Ilham Aliyev: it was Serzhik Sarkisyan who lost Karabakh war

It was the likes of one of the instigators of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict Serzhik Sarkisyan who lost the Karabakh war, he now wants to blame the defeat on Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev said, …

Narek Sargsyan sentenced to 5.5 years in prison

Narek Sargsyan sentenced to 5.5 years in prison

A local court in Yerevan has sentenced Narek Sargsyan, the nephew of former president Serzh Sargsyan, to 5.5 years in prison. The criminal case against Narek Sargsyan was launched in June, 2018, by the National Security Service of …

Armenian experts consider rhetoric of politicians running for elections to be ridiculous and absurd

Armenian experts consider rhetoric of politicians running for elections to be ridiculous and absurd

The last time Armenians went to the polls, in 2018, they were voting optimistically. Following Nikol Pashinyan’s successful toppling of the old regime via street protests, voters gave him an overwhelming mandate for what promised to be a future of growing prosperity, rule of law and a defeat of corruption, and reducing the country’s dependence on Russia. Now, though, the picture is far more pessimistic

What to expect from Armenia’s snap election

What to expect from Armenia’s snap election

The announcement on March 18 by Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan that a snap parliamentary election would be held in June has presented some hope for a peaceful resolution to the country’s months-long political crisis, Emerging Europe writes. Pashinyan also announced that he would be stepping down in April to fulfill the parliamentary and constitutional requirements for holding snap elections, but would continue to rule as interim prime minister until the elections are over

Serzh Sargsyan acknowledges Armenia's war crimes against Azerbaijan

Serzh Sargsyan acknowledges Armenia's war crimes against Azerbaijan

The ex-president of Armenia, one of the instigators of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict Serzh Sargsyan confirmed the facts of the war crimes committed by Yerevan against the civilian population of Azerbaijan during the Second Karabakh War, speaking …