Acting Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan cast his ballot in polling station 8/16 accompanied by his wife and daughter.
“We have already achieved our main goal. These elections are truly free, transparent and democratic,” Pahsinyan told reporters.
“Our main goal was to achieve democracy, and we have succeeded. In the future we’ll further reinforce the Armenian democracy in the institutional sense,” Pashinyan stated.
“We’ll further reinforce the Armenian democracy in the institutional sense.”
Armenians are voting in an early parliamentary election on Sunday. Nine political parties and two alliances are running for the National Assembly.
These include the Republican Party of Armenia, Citizen’s Decision Party, Armenian Revolutionary Federation Dashnaktsutyun, My Step bloc, Bright Armenia Party, Christian Democratic Revival Party, National Progress Party, Menk bloc, Orinats Yerkir Party, Sasna Tsrer Party and Prosperous Armenia Party.
The voting will continue through 8 pm. The preliminary results will be announced within 24 hours after the polls close.