Armenian parliament speaker likely candidate for premier
Armenian Prime Minister Tigran Sargsyan's resignation is actively discussed in political backstage, 168 Zham newspaper reports.
According to the source, the two most likely candidates for the post are Armenian Parliament Speaker Hovik Abrahamayan and Chairman of Armenian Control Chamber Ishkhan Zakaryan, News.am reported.
The rumors had it Abrahamyan once said among his close friends that he will be appointed to the premier's post in September and has already agreed it with the Armenian President.
According to the newspaper, Zakaryan enjoys support of Chairman of Russian Accounts Chamber Sergey Stepashin.