"The Republican Party has made the political decision to support the candidate nominated ... for the sake of stability in our country", said Vahram Bagdasaryan, the head of the Republicans' faction in parliament, in a speech before the vote. Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry spokesman Hikmet Hajiyev said. The remaining votes came from the ruling Republican Party, who had promised this time they wouldn't obstruct Pashinyan's election.
In the lead-up to his election on Tuesday, Pashinyan said that he was committed to staying in an economic bloc and regional collective security organization led by Russian Federation, which is wary of an uncontrolled change of power that would pull the country out of Russia's orbit.
A year later Pashinyan was elected to the National Assembly on the ticket of Ter-Petrosian's Armenian National Congress (HAK). The opposition accuses Sargsyan, who was twice elected president, of poor governance and deterioration of economic situation in the country.
Protesters accused Sargsyan of attempting a power grab under a new parliamentary system of government passed in a 2015 referendum that the opposition says was tainted by irregularities.
Azerbaijan insists that any resolution of the issue must keep Nagorno-Karabakh as a part of the country.
Expressing his gratitude to the MPs for voting and their position, the RA newly elected Prime Minister has noted that he serves the Republic of Armenia and its people.
On May 1, the governing party, which holds 58 out of 105 seats in Parliament, voted down his bid to become interim prime minister. "You can absolutely compare him with historical figures like Gandhi and Nelson Mandela", said Eduard Aghajanyan, a city council member from Mr Pashinyan's Civil Contract party, and one of Mr Pashinyan's young, western-educated advisers.
Armenia is a country of about three million people nestled in mountains between Iran, Turkey, Georgia and Azerbaijan. He said his first priority was to organize the first fair parliamentary elections in many years.
Pashinyan reaffirmed his commitment to "strategic allied relations with Russia" when he again addressed fellow lawmakers just before Tuesday's parliament vote.
However, after six days in power, he was ousted amid mass protests on April 23.
The road ahead will be tough not least because Pashinyan will be stuck with the recalcitrant Republican Party majority indefinitely.
At the same time, erupting lava has already reached the city and began to destroy buildings and local infrastructure. Stovall says there is no indication when the lava flow may stop. "There's more magma in the system to be erupted".
Van Aanholt took to Twitter soon after the win to apologise to the club and fans, and to wish them well next season. Stoke spent 10 seasons in the Premier League, but a run of 13 games without a victory ensured that streak is over.
West Ham go into their game against Leicester City knowing a win would be huge in securing Premier League football next term. Within an hour, it seemed, it was out there for public consumption, which is also disappointing.
Hundreds of demonstrators tried to reach the site of the standoff and threw rocks at troops in a bid to help the trapped fighters. Police also foiled the protest march by traders to Civil Secretariat who were protesting against the Shopian killings.
Warm wishes have flooded in for Sir Alex Ferguson , who is in intensive care after suffering a brain haemorrhage . In a statement on Liverpool's website, a spokesperson said Sir Alex was "a great rival but also a great friend".
As we noted yesterday , when Facebook launches its service, it wants to make it as noninvasive as possible. It also, apparently, will bypass the embarrassment of asking someone you already know to go on a date.
City were in party mood as they celebrated the title they secured last month following Sunday's clash with Huddersfield . Manager Guardiola was the first man to receive his Premier League medal, while club captain Vincent Kompany went up last.
Italy's Elia Viviani produced a late stunning sprint to win a thrilling Giro d'Italia second stage in Tel Aviv on Saturday. I felt like throwing up after about 500m and eventually lost a minute and 14 seconds to Dumoulin to finish 116th.
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The district said Director of Academics Brian Luciani will step in for Tramaglini, who has served as superintendent since 2015. School officials say for the past couple of weeks they found human feces outside of the school on a daily basis .
The next addition to the V-Series is set to be the V35 ThinQ and, right on cue, we may have our first look at the phone . The Super Far-Field Voice Recognition picks voice from up to five meters or 16 feet away, even in noisy environments.
Early voting for Iowa primary begins Monday
No Democrat is running in the general election, meaning whoever wins that primary race will likely take the congressional seat. Farley says almost 50-percent of those who voted in the county primary voted outside their normal area or precinct.
Trump weighs in on West Virginia Senate race
If polling had shown Moore dead in the water, you can bet Trump would have been much more wary of getting involved. Or the time when he said that term wasn't racist because "races are Negro, white Caucasian, Hispanic, Asian".
Federico Fernandez returns for Swansea City at Bournemouth
Swansea has missed out on the chance to ease its relegation fears after losing at Bournemouth 1-0 in the English Premier League . Huddersfield , Swansea and Southampton are all sandwiched in between them and looking for a win and a top-flight lifeline.
USA revives its Second Fleet
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