Prime Minister of Artsakh

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Prime Minister of the Republic of Artsakh
Արցախի հանրապետության վարչապետ  (Armenian)
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Arayik Harutyunyan

since 14 September 2007
Residence Stepanakert
Appointer President of Artsakh
Inaugural holder Oleg Yesayan
Formation 8 January 1992
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The Prime Minister of Artsakh is the head of government of the unrecognized Republic of Artsakh.

In constitutional referendum held in 2017, citizens voted in favor of transferring Artsakh into a Presidential republic. The incumbent President Bako Sahakyan's term will end in September 2017. In July 2017 the National Assembly will elect the President for the next three years until the next general election which will be held in 2020.

The office of Prime Minister will be abolished in September 2017 and the President will become the head of government.

This is a list of the Prime Ministers of the Republic of Artsakh.

List of Prime Ministers of Artsakh (1992–present)[edit]

Tenure Political Affiliation
Took Office Left Office
1 Oleg Yesayan
8 January 1992 August 1992 Independent
2 Robert Kocharyan
August 1992 December 1994 Independent
3 Leonard Petrosyan
December 1994 June 1998 Independent
4 Zhirayr Poghosyan
June 1998 24 June 1999 Independent
5 Anushavan Danielyan
30 June 1999 12 September 2007 Independent
6 Arayik Harutyunyan
14 September 2007 Incumbent Free Motherland

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