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Armenian Protest Leader Elected Prime Minister

Armenia's parliament elected opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan as prime minister after he spearheaded weeks of mass protests against the ruling party.

Tens of Thousands of Armenians Shut Down Capital in Show of...

Tens of thousands of Armenians converged on the capital Wednesday, blocking key transport links and government buildings.

Armenia’s Velvet Revolution: Implications for US Foreign Policy in the South...

The direction of foreign policy in Armenia is ambiguous as a result of the recent mobilization of Armenian civil society and the resignation of two-term President turned Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan.

Tens of Thousands Protest in Armenia Amid Deepening Crisis

Armenia's turmoil deepened on Wednesday as tens of thousands of people took to the streets after the opposition accused the ruling party of refusing to cede power.

Armenia’s Sargsyan Quits as Prime Minister After Mass Protests

Armenia's Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan resigned on Monday after mass protests against his election, seen as a blatant power grab by the opposition.

Armenia’s Youth Say ‘Enough’ as Sargsyan Extends His Rule

“Armenia without Serzh! Armenia without Serzh!” The chant echoes among the tens of thousands of Armenians who have occupied the Republic Square in downtown...

Police Arrest Dozens of Opposition Protesters in Armenia

Armenian police arrested dozens of people on Friday as hundreds of opposition supporters staged sit-ins to protest ex-president Serzh Sarkisian's election as prime minister.