YEREVAN. – I have made a decision to appoint Romanos Petrosyan Minister of Environment, and his dismissal from the post of Governor of Kotayk Province stems from this circumstance; Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan stated this at Thursday’s Cabinet meeting of the government of Armenia.

"Today I will sign the relevant petition and send it to the President of the Republic of Armenia, after the signing of which, Mr. Petrosyan will assume the post of Minister of Environment," said Pashinyan, who also thanked the acting minister of environment Vahe Jilavyan.