President of Armenia resigns, claims that this is not an emotionally-driven decision, cites lack of influence, being targeted by various political groups
President of Armenia
The reason for this was the dismissal of the Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces. He has already gone to court to challenge this decision. The President addressed the Constitutional Court on the same issue.
President Armen Sargsyan discussed with representatives of the opposition the issue of dismissing the head of the General Staff of the Armenian Armed Forces. Comments on the situation from social networks
The Prime Minister twice sent the President the documents on the dismissal of the head of the General Staff of the Armed Forces and twice the President returned them unsigned. The decision may already come into force without his signature
Sargsyan stands accused of embezzling budget funds to the amount of more than a million dollars
In the course of the charity marathon, almost half a million dollars were raised to help Gyumri, of which 23,000 were given by the president