MOSCOW / YEREVAN, April 26. / TASS /. Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian is in Moscow together with a delegation of parliamentarians. Tass reported several diplomatic sources at once.
Internal political crisis in Armenia in 2018. Dossier
"The Armenian Foreign Minister has already arrived in the Russian capital, and he is in Moscow with a delegation of parliamentarians, “one of the interlocutors said. – Negotiations with the leadership of Russia are expected". According to another source, "Negotiations and high-level meetings will be closed". Another interlocutor noted that the focus will be on "emerging situation in the country".
The delegation arrived in Moscow amid political instability in Armenia. Armenian Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan resigned on April 23 under the pressure of the opposition. According to the constitution of the country, within seven days after the resignation of the prime minister, parliamentary factions have the right to nominate candidates for the post of prime minister, after which the elections of the head of the Cabinet are held by open voting.