ArmInfo. The people of Armenia made their decision - what was expected happened, head of the "Civil Contract" acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan party said, at a meeting with members of the campaign headquarters after the publication of interim data from polling stations for the elections to the new parliament, in which the "Civil Contract" received 54% of the votes.
Pashinyan thanked the people of Armenia, who, having gone through severe difficulties and "circles of hell", found the strength to restore social and national solidarity. Pashinyan thanked the residents of all regions of the country and the capital individually. According to him, if in 2018 a non-violent "velvet" revolution took place, now there was also a democratic, but already "steel" revolution, and all the agreements that were reached during the election race between the "Civil Contract" party and the voters will be turn into reality step by step.
He noted that the elections showed that the page, when the elections in the country were falsified, has been turned and closed irrevocably. In this context, he thanked the country's law enforcement agencies for their effective work.
Pashinyan said that he would definitely begin consultations with healthy political forces that took part in the elections in order to determine a policy for the further development of the country in all areas of life, and to consolidate public potential in order to solve the problems facing the country.
Pashinyan thanked all foreign and international observers for their assistance in holding the elections, as well as personally the leaders of Russia, the United States, France, Iran, Georgia and the European Union for the assistance provided to Armenia in a difficult period. He also thanked the leadership of the Nagorno- Karabakh Republic and expressed confidence that joint work would help protect national interests.
Pashinyan thanked the leaders of the EAEU and CSTO countries and expressed confidence that Armenia will further deepen and develop cooperation with these bosdies. In conclusion, Pashiyanyan read by heart another psalm from the Bible to those present, which he had recently done periodically at meetings with voters