HOVIK ABRAHAMYAN TO BECOME PARLIAMENT SPEAKER

PanARMENIAN.Net
May 30, 2012 - 21:48 AMT

PanARMENIAN.Net - The Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) resolved to
nominate Hovik Abrahamyan for the post of National assembly speaker,
MP from RPA said.

According to Eduard Sharmazanov, during RPA executive body and council
meeting, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan voiced gratitude to Samvel
Nikoyan for the activity carried out as parliament speaker.

The MP further stressed the party's intention to nominate him and
Hermine Naghdalyan for the vice speakers' post.

Mr. Sharmazanov said that all of the candidacies were proposed by
RPA leader, President Serzh Sargsyan personally.

"Besides the present six standing committees, two more will go over
to RPA- one on Foreign Relations; another on Defense, National
Security and Internal Affairs to be headed by Artak Zakaryan and
Koryun Nahapetyan respectively.


From: Baghdasarian