Robert Sedrak Kocharyan (August 31, 1954   , Stepanakert, NKAO, USSR, USSR ), an Armenian state, political figure, the second President of Armenia and the first President of Artsakh [N1], Armenia and
Artsakh Former Prime Minister, “Hero of Artsakh”. He has been arrested with the prior consent of others to overthrow the constitutional order of the Republic of Armenia  .
On December 24, 1994, Robert Kocharyan was elected President of the Artsakh Republic by the Supreme Council of the Artsakh Republic and in November 1996 by popular elections.
The Government of Robert Kocharyan (1997-1998)
March 20, 1997 Robert Kocharyan was appointed Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia.
The President of Armenia (1998-2003)
On March 30, 1998, Robert Kocharyan was elected President of the Republic of Armenia at the snap presidential elections.