Armenia Scraps Zurich Protocols; President Sargsyan Points to Turkish Intransigence
04 March, 2018, 05:05 | Author: Tracy Craig
Sarkissian was elected in secret ballot by 90 votes to 10. After his inauguration, the levers of power will be transferred to the prime minister, as the result of a 2015 constitutional referendum that also gave lawmakers rather than voters the power to elect the head of state.
According to his spokesman, Vladimir Akopyan, PresidentSerzh Sargsyan made the announcement Thursday at a meeting of the country's security council.
Sarkissian served as prime minister of Armenia from November 4, 1996 to March 20, 1997. The president was previously selected through a direct popular vote by the public.
Sarkissian succeeds Serzh Sarksyan, who opposition leaders say could now become prime minister.
It is the first time that the MPs, not the people, elect the president, because the country has switched to the parliamentary government. He served as prime minister for four months in 1996-1997 before being again named ambassador in London.
Photos! When Bachchan family celebrate 'Holi'
Family and friends come together to feast, dance, and laugh together while dousing each other with colored powder and water. Youths form a human pyramid to reach to a clay pot during a Holi celebration in Tamghas, Gulmi, on Thursday.
He also visited the Diaspora communities in Vienna and Beirut, but interestingly not the United States, specifically Los Angeles, which houses the largest concentration of Armenians outside Armenia.
Azerbaijan feared it would lose leverage in negotiations to win back Nagorno-Karabakh, which it lost to Armenian-backed forces in the bloodiest of the ethnic conflicts which followed the 1991 collapse of the Soviet Union.
So far, parliaments in more than 20 countries, including Germany, have voted in laws or resolutions explicitly recognising the Armenian "genocide".
Armenia seceded from the Soviet Union in 1991, but remains dependent on Russian Federation for aid and investment.
Sources with knowledge of McMaster's standing in the White House have repeatedly said that he has been on thin ice for months. Catz was on President Trump's transition team, and was previously mentioned as a potential Director of National Intelligence.
And that proved to be the final straw for supporters and pundits alike and they now demand Wenger's 22-year reign comes to an end. Thursday's game, rather disconcertingly for Wenger, sees leaders City visit the Emirates Stadium for a league clash.
As reported by the BBC, Justin Welby, the Archbishop of Canterbury, will marry the pair, while the Dean of Windsor , the Rt. Among those invited are school children, Windsor residents, charity workers and members of the various royal households .
As DxOMark notes, the Galaxy S9 + camera has no "obvious weaknesses", going through all of its various tests without a hitch. Samsung Launch the Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus , the company's flagship devices, in Mobile World Congress .
An investigation by the Daily Nation newspaper revealed that two men had been taken to the hospital last Sunday. Doctors only realised the mistake after they had opened the skull of the wrong patient and found no blood clot.
Considering that Blizzard hasn't ported a game to a Nintendo console in quite some time, that's interesting in and of itself. I doubt we'll hear anything about this project until Blizzard is ready to show the game running in all its glory.
After some patient build-up play, the Welshman unleashed a left-footed effort past Emiliano Martinez . The striker caught Nacho round the neck with an outstretched arm and was given a second yellow card.
Rarely has a player of Jackson's caliber been asked to swap positions two years after winning the top award in college football. Either way, Jackson needs someone on his side who knows how to put out this weird little fire quickly.
Instead of an app, patients and healthcare providers will use a special text-message platform to communicate and arrange rides. Uber says it's a way to help provide reliable, comfortable transportation for those needing medical assistance.
I knew for myself I needed to prepare for this role of a lifetime in the most positive, stress-free and healthy way I knew how. Elsewhere on Instagram , she slipped into an autumnal print tracksuit and posed with Stormi in her arms.
IN played last Friday and now had six days before playing again. (10.5), Isaiah Roby (8.4) and Anton Gill (8.2). Since then, the Cornhuskers are 10-2 and shooting 46 percent from the field while also outrebounding opponents.
Please note, Joseph Parker hasn't also been beaten once in his last 24 outings, and his last 3 wins have come by decision. Wilder is positioning himself for a showdown with WBA and IBF world champion Anthony Joshua . "Come on, man.
Dublin airport closed until Saturday
Around 11:30 a.m., approximately 20% of Friday's arriving and departing flights were canceled. Please check the status of your flight with your airline before travelling to the airport".
Google shunned white, Asian men, lawsuit asserts
Wilberg alleges that one black engineer reported that she was uncomfortable only being asked to interview black candidates. Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying merely said in Beijing Friday that China urges the USA to follow trade rules.
Elton John left stage because of 'rude' fan
In a video obtained by TMZ , you can see the "Rocket Man" hitmaker lean over and yell, "F*** off" off-mic. Concertgoer Matthew Jay, said: "Holy shit Elton John just stormed the fuck off stage".
Real Madrid Lose In Injury Time To Espanyol
Real are now third in LaLiga, 14 points behind leaders and rivals FC Barcelona , who have a game in hand. Real Madrid defeated Gremio 1-0 to lift the FIFA Club World Cup for the third time in their history.
Key US diplomat on North Korea policy quits
State Department officials have also grown frustrated at times by the White House's approach to career diplomats like Yun. Speaking with USA network CBS News after announcing his retirement , Mr Yun said: "It is really my decision".
This Fall's Battlefield V is Reportedly Returning to WWII
We already know it'll be playable this June at EA Play and that the Battlefield V announcement trailer could be coming very soon. Well, this isn't an official confirmation by any means, but a new source is now backing up the previous World War II reports.
Nokia 1 Launched with Android Oreo Go Edition, Priced at $85
It can still answer your questions, set timers for you and - yes - crack bad jokes, but now on phones with 1GB of memory or less. The Android fork comes with customized Google apps such as Files Go, Maps Go , Assistant Go Youtube Go and more.