State structure: the Republic Armenia is an independent democratic, social and legal state. Governance is carried out in accordance with the Constitution and laws, based on the principle of division of legislative, executive and judicial authorities.
The system of government is presidential. The President is elected for a five-year term. The executive authority is carried out by the Government headed by the Prime Minister. The highest legislative body is the one-chamber National Assembly.The judicial power is exercised only by the law court.