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Armenia: calls for new rally after talks on replacing prime minister halted

Serzh Sarksyan resigned as prime minister on Monday after two weeks of street protestsThe Armenian opposition leader who helped force the country’s prime minister to resign called on supporters to stage a rally on Wednesday after planned talks with the ruling Republican party were cancelled. Serzh Sarksyan, who previously served as Armenia’s president for a decade, resigned as prime minister on Monday after almost two weeks of street protests prompted by accusations he had manipulated the constitution to cling to power. Continue reading......

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Published By: theguardian.com - Wednesday, 25 April