YEREVAN. -- Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan accepted the resignation of Prosecutor General Gevorg Kostanyan, Spokesperson of the Prosecutor General's Office Kristine Melkonyan posted on Facebook.
“Board meeting chaired by Prosecutor General Gevorg Kostanyan was held in the Prosecutor General's Office of Armenia on Thursday. Attorney General informed the members of the meeting that in connection with the health problems he had turned to the Armenian president, asking him to accept his resignation. Kostanyan also informed that the president accepted his resignation and f he will leave the post of the Attorney General of Armeniarom 04.08.2016. The official statement will appear on the website of the Prosecutor General's Office soon", Melkonyan wrote.
It should be noted that Gevorg Kostanyan was appointed as Attorney General of Armenia in October, 2013.