Armenian president resigns citing ‘difficult times’ for nation

Armenian President Armen Sarkisian announced Sunday that he is resigning his largely symbolic position, citing the inability of his office to influence policy during times of national crisis. “This is not an emotionally-driven decision and it comes from a specific logic,” Sarkisian said in a statement on his official website. “The president does not have the necessary tools to influence the important processes of foreign … Continue reading Armenian president resigns citing ‘difficult times’ for nation