Armen Sarkissian

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Armen Sarkissian
Արմեն Սարգսյան
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Armen Sarkissian in 2018
4th President of Armenia
Assumed office
9 April 2018
Prime MinisterSerzh Sargsyan
Karen Karapetyan (Acting)
Nikol Pashinyan
Preceded bySerzh Sargsyan
5th Prime Minister of Armenia
In office
4 November 1996 – 20 March 1997
PresidentLevon Ter-Petrosyan
Preceded byHrant Bagratyan
Succeeded byRobert Kocharyan
Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia to the United Kingdom
In office
1998 – 8 April 2018
PresidentRobert Kocharyan
Serzh Sargsyan
Prime MinisterArmen Darbinyan
Vazgen Sargsyan
Aram Sargsyan
Andranik Margaryan
Serzh Sargsyan
Tigran Sargsyan
Hovik Abrahamyan
Karen Karapetyan
Hovik Abrahamyan
Tigran Sargsyan
Personal details
Born (1952-06-23) June 23, 1952 (age 66)
Yerevan, Armenia
NationalityArmenian
Political partyIndependent
Spouse(s)Nouneh Sarkissian
Children2

Armen Vardani Sarkissian (Armenian: Արմեն Վարդանի Սարգսյան; born 23 June 1952) is an Armenian politician currently the incumbent President of Armenia.[1] He served as Prime Minister of Armenia from 4 November 1996 to 20 March 1997 andwas the country's (longest-serving) ambassador in London since 1998.

Sarkissian became President of Armenia on 9 April 2018.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Armen Sarkisian (No Relation) Elected Next Armenian President". RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty. Retrieved 2018-03-02.
  2. "Armenia lawmakers elect president as leader eyes 'super' powers - The Express Tribune". The Express Tribune. 2018-03-02. Retrieved 2018-03-02.

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