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Prime Minister receives congratulations on assumption of office


After being nominated by the National Assembly and appointed Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia by RA President’s decree, Serzh Sargsyan is receiving congratulations from heads of foreign States, representatives of State and non-governmental organizations, individuals.

Congratulatory messages came from His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians, Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan, RF President Vladimir Putin, Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili.

“Honorable Mr. Prime Minister,

We bring our greetings and Pontifical blessings to you and congratulate you on being elected as Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia.

Today, the National Assembly elected you Prime Minister with confidence that strong with your long-term management experience, you will continue to work in your new capacity with a view to ensuring progress and prosperity for our people, maintaining peace and stability in the country and protecting our national interests on international platforms.

Our country and people are still facing security threats on the borders, the imperative of settling the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, as well as different other internal challenges and problems.

Once again in this crucial period, as the Prime Minister of our country, you are assuming responsibility for overcoming the challenges facing our homeland and implementing our national aspirations.

Our Church supports you in your high mission for the sake of a powerful homeland and the bright future of our people.

We are asking Almighty God to bless you for new achievements in your activities. May God keep you under the umbrella of His Holy Right and grant you long years of healthy life and all the best,” the Catholicos of All Armenians said in his message.

“Honorable Serzh Azati,

On behalf of the people, the authorities of Artsakh and myself, I cordially congratulate you on your election as Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia.

I am confident that you will do everything possible to develop and strengthen the Motherland and Artsakh, enhance our people’s defense capacity, deepen the Homeland-Diaspora ties, and cope with the national problems.

I am confident that you have a lot of management experience, political skills and statesmanship. You have been serving the Armenian statehood, our victories and achievements in this crucial for our country period.

Reiterating my congratulations, I wish you robust health, every success and all the best in your responsible mission,” the congratulatory message of Artsakh Republic President Bako Sahakyan reads.

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s congratulatory message runs as follows:

”Dear Serzh Azati,

I congratulate you on assuming the office of Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia. Your appointment to this responsible position reaffirms your high political reputation, as well as the broad support for the reform policy, which seeks to effectively deal with the social and economic problems facing Armenia.

I am confident that your activity in the post of Head of Government will promote and further strengthen the friendly ties of allied partnership between our countries, catalyze the ongoing mutually beneficial integration processes in the Eurasian space.

For my part, I would like to reiterate my interest in making joint efforts toward addressing with issues high on bilateral and regional agenda.

Dear Serzh Azati, I sincerely wish you good health, well-being and ever new achievements.”

Congratulations keep coming in for the Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia.

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