Oleg Yesayan

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Oleg Yesayan
Dmitry Medvedev with Oleg Yesayan (cropped).jpg
Yesayan presenting his credentials to Dmitry Medvedev in February 2010.
Prime Minister of Nagorno-Karabakh
In office
8 January 1992 – August 1992
PresidentArtur Mkrtchian (Acting)
Georgy Petrosyan (Acting)
Preceded byposition established
Succeeded byRobert Kocharyan
President of the National Assembly of Nagorno-Karabakh
In office
2 December 1997 – 1 July 2005
PresidentArkadi Ghukasyan
Preceded byArthur Tovmasian
Succeeded byAshot Ghulian
Chairman of the Securities Commission of Armenia
In office
PresidentSerzh Sargsyan
Personal details
Born(1946-11-12)12 November 1946
Sos, Nagorno-Karabakh, Azerbaijan SSR, Soviet Union
Political partyIndependent
Alma materYerevan State University

Oleg Yesayan (Armenian: Օլեգ Եսայան; born 12 November 1946) is an Armenian politician and diplomat and is the current Ambassador of Armenia to Russia, presenting his credentials to Russian President Dmitry Medvedev on 5 February 2010.[1]

Yesayan is a former Prime Minister of Nagorno-Karabakh, President of the National Assembly of Nagorno-Karabakh, Chairman of the Securities Commission of Armenia and Ambassador to Belarus.[2][3]


  1. ^ "http://eng.kremlin.ru/text/news/2010/02/224152.shtml". Grand Kremlin Palace, Moscow: President of Russia. 5 February 2010. Retrieved 25 February 2010. External link in |title= (help)[dead link]
  2. ^ "Baku enraged at Oleg Yesayan's appointment". News.am. 25 January 2010. Retrieved 30 April 2010.
  3. ^ "Nagorno-Karabagh". University of Michigan-Dearborn. 2013. Archived from the original on June 20, 2010. Retrieved 2013-10-20. On January 8, 1992, Artur Mkrtchian was elected President and Oleg Yessaian as Prime Minister of Karabagh by Karabagh's Parliament.
Political offices
Preceded by
Prime Minister of Nagorno-Karabakh
Succeeded by
Robert Kocharian