protests in Armenia

Hundreds protest against Pashinyan in Yerevan

Hundreds of Armenians blocked streets in the capital Yerevan late on Thursday and called for the resignation of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan over a ceasefire deal that locked in Azerbaijani territorial gains in Nagorno-Karabakh last month. …

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Armenia lifts ban on rallies

Armenian authorities have lifted some restrictions on public rallies and strikes, restrictions imposed more than two months ago. In its decree, the government said it was lifting restrictions on holding rallies and strikes, as well as …

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Pashinyan decapitates opposition

Ten opposition leaders were detained within the framework of the criminal case initiated by Armenia's Special Investigation Service in connection with the organization and holding of rallies by high-ranking officials, as well as other …

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Protesters in Yerevan break into government building

The citizens of Yerevan, protesting against the decision on ending the war in Nagorno-Karabakh, have broken a cordon, bursting into the Armenian government’s building. The aggressive protesters are breaking the doors in the …

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Pashinyan starts 'Day of Judgement' in Armenia

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s supporters have started blocking Yerevan courts’ entrances this morning in response to his call. Pashinyan’s appeal came a day after a court in Yerevan ordered …

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Protests in Armenia's main university

More than 200 Yerevan State University employees are staging protests against the Armenian government's decision to finance scientific projects through a tendering process. About 450 researchers may lose their jobs due to the …

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Armenia communists hold rally outside Russia embassy

Activists from the Communist Party of Armenia (CPA) held a rally outside the Russian embassy in Yerevan in support of maintaining the 102nd Russian Military Base in Gyumri. The CPA issued a statement strongly criticizing the …

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Middle Eastern Armenians opposes Pashinyan's decision

Iraqi Armenians, Syrian Armenians and other Armenian repatriates who have settled in Armenia are staging a protest outside the Ministry of Diaspora in central Yerevan. They have written a letter against the decision to dissolve the …

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