Politics 17:04 03/06/2020 Armenia

Former Speaker of Parliament Armen Khachatryan passed away

Former Speaker of the Armenian National Assembly passed away aged 63 on Wednesday, Yerkir Media reported.

Khachatryan served as the Speaker of the parliament from 1999 to 2003.

He had a rank of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary and served as Armenia’s Ambassador to Ukraine, Moldova and Belarus during his diplomatic career.



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