Naira Zohrabyan was elected leader of the Prosperous Armenia Party, after Gagik Tsarukyan announced his decision to step down.
Speaking at the 8th Congress of the Party, Zohrabyan declared PAP will now be an opposition party.
“We are entering a stage of serious discussions and analysis to work out a strategy peculiar of and acceptable to an opposition force,” she said.
Naira Zohrabyan said she is open for teamwork, discussions and debates inside the party, but added she will step down, should her work produce no results or should she fail to come up to the expectations of her colleagues.
“I will not make steps that will disgrace the party or disappoint the people,” Zohrabyan said.