12.05.2018Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan introduces newly appointed Defense Minister David Tonoyan to senior Army staff
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan visited the Defense Ministry to introduce newly appointed Defense Minister David Tonoyan to senior Army staff. “I understand that David Tonoyan need not to be introduced to the staff of Defense Ministry as he has worked for many years in the Ministry and in the system of the Armed Forces. I am convinced that all of you know him better than I can introduce. I want to emphasize that this appointment essentially expresses the policy we are going to pursue...
11.05.2018Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan receives Serj Tankian
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan received world-famous American-Armenian rock musician Serj Tankian. The interlocutors talked about the developments in Armenia and the steps to form a new government. Serj Tankian shared his impressions of the ongoing changes in the country and wished Nikol Pashinyan’s new government effective work and every success
11.05.2018Assistance should be effective so that people might see the State's effort - Nikol Pashinyan refers to hailstorm in Armavir Marz
Today, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan chaired his first Cabinet meeting after taking office. Before discussing the agenda issues, the Prime Minister touched upon the hailstorm in Armavir Marz and asked Acting Minister of Agriculture Ignaty Arakelyan to report on the situation in the region. Ignaty Arakelyan advised that a group of experts has been sent to the region and will report back their findings once back to Yerevan. “According to operative data, the amount of damage is not...
11.05.2018Nikol Pashinyan: “Armenia faces the challenge of converting the impossible into reality, and the NSS should become a pillar in that process”
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan introduced newly appointed National Security Service Director Arthur Vanetsyan to the leadership of the National Security Service. In his speech, the Prime Minister outlined the tasks that should be prioritized by the NSS. “The first task is to implement serious changes in the system of counterintelligence, so that it might get even stronger. In general, intelligence should be brought to a new level in order to ensure the country’s security...
11.05.2018Telephone conversation held between Armenian and Georgian Prime Ministers
Today, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan talked with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili over the phone. The interlocutors highly appreciated the close ties of friendship between the two countries and their positive dynamics. Both sides expressed readiness to deepen the ongoing mutually beneficial cooperation in different spheres, for which all the prerequisites exist. Nikol Pashinyan and Giorgi Kvirikashvili agreed to meet in the near future. The phone conversation was initiated...
11.05.2018An official who is making corruption-prone decisions should be waiting for the prompt response of law-enforcement authorities - PM introduces newly appointed Chief of Police
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan introduced to senior Police staff newly appointed Police Chief Valery Osipyan. The Premier thanked former Police Chief Vladimir Gasparyan for the work done during his tenure in the interest of the Republic of Armenia and for the sake of public security, law and human rights. “I want to formulate the problem I put before the RA Police. The first is, of course, the complete and unconditional enforcement of law and order, as well as the protection of...