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Armenian Capital's Mayor Resigns After National Change of Power

The mayor of the Armenian capital Yerevan resigned Monday, two months after his party was ousted from national power following weeks of mass protests against corruption and cronyism. Opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan was elected prime minister by parliament on May 8. He then appointed allies and supporters to his cabinet and submitted a new government program, which was approved by parliament in June. Taron Margaryan, an influential member of the former ruling Republican Party,...

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