Armenia parliament set to elect Sarkissian as national president

By Hasmik Mkrtchyan YEREVAN, March 1 : Armenia’s parliament is set to elect Armen Sarkissian on Friday as national president to succeed Serzh Sarksyan, who opposition leaders say could become prime minister and continue to wield power. Sarkissian’s election to a single seven-year term is unopposed because the ruling Republican Party supports him even though […]