YEREVAN, February 18. /ARKA/. Ex president of Armenia Robert Kocharyan will not cast his ballot in Armenia’s presidential elections today, the website of the second president reported.
Kocharyan is currently abroad, the webpage reports not saying exactly where, though.
Seven contenders are running for the country’s president today: incumbent president Serzh Sargsyan, former prime minister and leader of Freedom party Hrant Bagratyan, former foreign minister and leader of Heritage party Raffi Hovhannisyan, well-known Soviet dissident and leader of National Self-Determination party Paruyr Hayrikyan, ex foreign minister of Karabakh Arman Melikyan, political scientist and head of Radio Hay Andrias Ghukasyan and specialist in epic studies Vardan Sedrakyan. -0-