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Biography for Serzh Sargsyan

First Name: Serzh
Last Name: Sargsyan
Title: Prime Minister
Organization: Government of Armenia
Country: Armenia
Date of Birth: 30/06/1954
Place of Birth: City of Stepanakert, Mountainous Karabagh
Spouses: Married (current)
Children: Two daughters (female)
Education: 1971-1979 Philological Dept, Yerevan State University (1972-1974 Service in the Soviet Army)
Politics: Republican Party of ArmeniaChairman of the Board of the RPA
CV: 1979-1988 Head of Stepanakert City Committee Division of the Young Communist Union ("LKEM"), Second Secretary, First Secretary, Head of Propaganda and Agitation Division of the Stepanakert City Communist Party Committee, Assistant to the First Secretary of the Mountainous Karabagh Marz Committee 1989-1993 Chairman of the Republic of Mountainous Karabagh Self-Defense Forces Committee 1990-1993 Member of the RoA National Assembly 1993-1995 Minister of Defense of the RoA 1995-1996 Head of RoA National Security Department, later, RoA Minister of National Security 1996-1999 RoA Minister of Interior and National Security 1999-1999 RoA Minister of National Security 1999-2007 Secretary of the National Security Council adjunct to the RoA President 2000-2007 Minister of Defense of the RoA From April 4 to June 7, 2007 - RA Prime Minister. On June 7, 2007 - He was re-appointed as RA Prime Minister to head the new government cabinet, formed as a result of the parliamentary elections of the Republic of Armenia.
Awards: Conferred Order of "Martakan Khach" First DegreeKnight of "Voske Artsiv" ("Golden Eagle") Order, Conferred Order of "Tigran Mets"
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