“Today, from early morning, Artsakh was subjected to the aggression of the armed forces of Azerbaijan. The civilian population of Artsakh, the capital Stepanakert, and civilian infrastructures are being bombed. At the moment, there are casualties and wounded, including among the civilian population. Using heavy weapons, the enemy is attacking the positions of the Defense Army in all directions,” he said.
So, as planned by Pashinyan, early parliamentary elections are to take place in the first half of December.
President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian has signed an order on May 8 appointing Nikol Pashinyan as Prime Minister, the president’s office said.