Early election in Armenia set to cement revolution’s power shift

FILE PHOTO: Armenia's acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan attends a meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council in St. Petersburg, Russia December 6, 2018. Olga Maltseva/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo

YEREVAN (Reuters) – Armenians vote on Sunday in an early parliamentary election initiated by acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, who aims to bolster his authority after sweeping to power in a peaceful revolution earlier this year. Pashinyan, who was elected premier by lawmakers in May after weeks of mass protests against corruption and cronyism in […]

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