Thousands of protesters rallied in Yerevan, Monday, following the announcement of Armenian Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan's resignation. In his written statement, Sargsyan stated, «I will resign from the post of the country's leader, the prime minister. The street movement was against me. I will fulfill your claim.» Protests began on April 13, shortly after the ruling Republican Party of... Еще Armenia (RPA) nominated Sargsyan for the prime minister's post. The leader of the opposition movement Armenia's Civil Contract Nikol Pashinyan reportedly declared a 'non-violent Velvet revolution'. Acting PM Karen Karapetyan agreed to meet with Pashinyan for talks.