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Serzh Sargsyan: Karen Karapetyan  to be the prime Minister if RPA  wins  Parliamentary race

Serzh Sargsyan: Karen Karapetyan  to be the prime Minister if RPA  wins  Parliamentary race

ArmInfo. If the ruling Republican party wins the 2017 Parliamentary elections, Karen Karapetyan will be the Head of the Government, continuing the implementation  of the existing Program, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyna stated at the RPA Conference on November 26.  

According President, the RPA priority is to conduct clear and  transparent elections, and to get the votes through fair and open  competition. "RPA will have a team inspiring trust and respect, which  will be able to work with other political bases in a principally new  environment," President stated. At that President accentuated that  the new program and initiatives, and the renewed acting mode should  increase the RPA role on political field. 

He also greeted the decision of the Prime Minister and of  some  Ministers  to join RPA, stating his confidence that Karapetyan's  managerial skills will give a new impulse  to RPA activities. 

To note, Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan, Minister of Transport,  Communications and Information echnologies Vahan Martirosyan,  Argicultural Minister Ignaty Arakelyan, Health Minister Levon  Altounyan, Syunik Governoe Vahe Hakobyan submitted applications to  join RPA. Karapetyan and Martirosyan explained their applications to  work in a joint team to make the task implementation more successful.  Arakelyan stated that the ideology of RPA is close to him despite  he  is not familiar with Garegin Nzhdeh's works, which are the basis of  the ideology mentioned. And the  Minister of Culture Armen Amiryan  said he has not made a decision yet, and he will make it in April  2017. But in April the parliamentary elections are expected to be  held, and the Government will be resigned. Only in one day after  Karen Karapetyan expressed a wish to join RPA, around 7000 persons  submitted similar applications

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