STEPANAKERT, September 14. /ARKA/. The National Assembly of Nagorno-Karabakh Republic unanimously endorsed the candidacy of Ara Harutyunyan as a prime minister, ARKA correspondent in Stepanakert reports.
Ara Harutyunyan has been running the NKR government since 2007.
Prime minister candidate thanked the parliament for the trust, stating that he has even more energy and enthusiasm now to contribute to the further prosperity and development of Nagorno-Karabakh Republic by his work.
In compliance with NKR Constitution, a candidate is appointed a prime minister within three days after the endorsement by the National Assembly.
On September 7 NKR President signed a decree dismissing the Cabinet, which will continue performing its duties until the new Cabinet is formed.
In accordance with NKR Constitution, an old Cabinet should quit the day a newly elected president swears in.—0-