After his bloc’s failure in the April 2 parliamentary elections, former Minister of Defense Seyran Ohanyan is quite likely to eventually abandon politics and settle in Russia to get a new promition.

Citing its sources, the paper says that he recently started a trip to the country to meet with Sergey Shoygu, the Russian defense minister, with whom he reportedly maintains very close ties also now. The paper claims that Ohanyan may be offered a leading post in a military-educational institution.