People's Party (Armenia)

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Not to be confused with the People's Party of Armenia
People's Party (Armenia)
LeaderTigran Karapetyan
Founded1995
HeadquartersYerevan
Membership14,520[1]
IdeologyConservatism
Pro-Europeanism
Accession of Armenia into the NATO
Political positionCentre-right

The People's Party (Armenian: Ժողովրդական Կուսակցություն; Zhoghovrdakan Kusaktsutyun) is a political party in Armenia which was founded in 1995.

History[edit]

In the 2007 Armenian parliamentary elections it gained 2.74% of the popular vote but failed to win any seats in the National Assembly. Prior to the 2012 Armenian parliamentary election, party leader Karapetyan claimed that his party would win seats, however the party did not participate in the election.[2]

The party did not participate in the 2018 Armenian parliamentary election.

Ideology[edit]

The party advocates for closer relations with the United States as well as with both European Union and CIS countries.[3]

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