Vitaly Balasanyan, the secretary of the Security Council of Artsakh Republic, Hero of Artsakh, has announced about starting political consultations to run in the presidential election in 2020, he told Artsakhpress, Armenpress informed.
“I intend to start meetings with the parliamentary and other political forces, public organizations, activists, as well as visit the communities and meet with citizens to discuss their thoughts on my nomination for the presidential election in 2020. I have already announced that I must have the approval of the public at large to run in the election so it is logical to start such public discussions first,” Balasanyan said.
According to the secretary of the Security Council, in the presidential campaigns in 2012 and 2015 he presented programs relating to the social, economic and security issues of the country part of which are still vital and urgent.
“During the public discussions I will present both those and new programs and ideas. If there is broad support from people, I will run in the presidential race,” Vitaly Balasanyan said.