Construction of Nord Stream 2 suspended till late May

The permit for the construction of the Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline was suspended due to an appeal by environmentalists. "The application has a suspensive effect. Now the decision will be made by the court. But for now the …

UNM opposition leader Nika Melia refused bail

The leader of Georgia's United National Movement opposition party (UNM) Nika Melia was refused bail today.  The Judge of Tbilisi City Court Nino Chakhnashvili dismissed Melia from the courtroom because Melia called her ‘a …

Court rules to terminate prosecution of Kocharyan

A first instance court in Yerevan chaired by Judge Anna Danibekyan ruled today to terminate the criminal prosecution of ex-president Robert Kocharyan and three other defendants under Article 300.1 of the Criminal Code. They all were charged with …

Pakistan bans TikTok

TikTok was banned in Pakistan, according to local media reports, in another blow to the viral video app’s ambitions in south Asia after it was shut down in India last summer. The Peshawar High Court ordered a ban on TikTok over …

Armenian court announces verdict in 'Sasna Tsrer' case

The trial of the criminal case on the Sasna Tsrer armed group ended today at the Court of General Jurisdiction of Yerevan. The presiding judge announced the verdicts for all ten defendants in this case. Accordingly, they were given …

Kocharyan criminal case court hearing postponed

The hearing of the criminal case against Armenia’s ex-President, one of the instigators of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict Robert Kocharyan was postponed until March 2, judge Anna Danibekyan said. She called the absence of ex-Deputy …