Political analyst Andreas Ghukasyan to run for president
YEREVAN, DECEMBER 28, ARMENPRESS: Political analyst Andreas Ghukasyan submitted Friday, to the Central Electoral Commission (CEC) of Armenia, his formal nomination for the upcoming presidential elections. Armenpress was informed from the Central Electoral Commission.
The central Electoral Commission of the Republic of Armenia informed "Armenpress" about this. The Republican Party of Armenia Leader, President Serzh Sargsyan's documents for participation in the presidential elections have been submitted to the Central Electoral Commission of the Republic of Armenia on December 27. The Head of "Union for National Self-Determination" Paruyr Hayrikyan, independent candidate Mher Hayrapetyan and Vardan Sedrakyan submitted the whole necessary documents to the Central Electoral Commission on December 26
The candidates must submit all necessary documents to the Central Electoral Commission starting from December 25 till 18:00 January 4, 2013. The registration of the nominated candidates will be held on January 4-14. The election campaign will launch on January 21 and will last until February 16. The deadline of submitting resignations to the Central Electoral Commission of the Republic of Armenia is 18:00 o’clock February 8. The electronic votes will launch at 08:00 o’clock on February 9 and last until 20:00 o’clock February 13.
The votes will kick off on February 18 at 08:00 and will last until 20:00 o’clock. Final results of the presidential elections will be announced on February 25, 2013.