Politics 11:30 12/07/2018 Armenia

New Yerevan Mayor to be elected on July 16

Yerevan Council of Elders will elect new mayor of the capital on July 16, according to the vote held on Thursday at the session of the Council of Elders. 

The decision was adopted with 34 for and 11 against votes of the members of the Council of Elders where the Republican Party of Armenian holds majority.

To remind, the need for snap elections for the Mayor’s post arose after former Mayor Taron Margaryan announced resignation on July 9 in a message addressed to Yerevan residents. 



Source Panorama.am
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