protests in Armenia

Armenian opposition activists block Foreign Ministry building

Armenian opposition activists block Foreign Ministry building

Several thousand supporters of the Resistance opposition movement broke through police cordons and blocked entrances to the building of the Armenian Foreign Ministry on Tuesday morning. The protest rally is being broadcast live by local news …

Armenian opposition blocks subway traffic in Yerevan

Armenian opposition blocks subway traffic in Yerevan

Members of the Resistance opposition movement blocked subway traffic at the Molodezhnaya station in Yerevan on early Monday morning demanding the resignation of Armenia’s Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. The rally is being broadcast live by …

US building "its own democracy" in Armenia

US building "its own democracy" in Armenia

"Washington has spent $3 billion since 1992 "to develop democracy" in Armenia, US Ambassador Lynne Tracy said in Yerevan on May 20, speaking at the "Armenian Democracy Forum" organized by the …

Opposition stages protests against US and EU policies in Yerevan

Opposition stages protests against US and EU policies in Yerevan

Supporters of the opposition Resistance movement staged a protest on Friday outside Armenia Marriott Hotel on the Republic Square in central Yerevan, where the Armenian Democratic Forum with participation of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, US …

Opposition activists block metro traffic in Yerevan

Opposition activists block metro traffic in Yerevan

A group of opposition activists on Wednesday blocked the movement of the Yerevan metro, demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, police began detaining protesters, local portals are broadcasting live from the Yerevan …

Armenian police detain dozens calling for PM to step down

Armenian police detain dozens calling for PM to step down

Armenian police on Thursday detained dozens of protesters calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. Local television footage showed police officers grabbing protesters and dragging them into vans. P olice …

Opposition blocking central streets of Yerevan

Opposition blocking central streets of Yerevan

Opposition activist groups on Wednesday began blocking Yerevan's central streets to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, while police are mobilizing additional forces. The protests are broadcast live by local news …

Opposition in Yerevan blocks Kievyan Bridge

Opposition in Yerevan blocks Kievyan Bridge

Protesters calling for the resignation of Armenian President Nikol Pashinyan blocked major roads in the capital Yerevan on Wednesday. Footage from local television showed protesters blocking Yerevan's Kievian Bridge over the Hrazdan …

Armenian police detain 244 protesters in Yerevan

Armenian police detain 244 protesters in Yerevan

Armenian police have started arresting protesters in Yerevan, who are blocking the city's central streets in a massive opposition protest demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. According to the police press …

Eighteen protesters detained in Yerevan

Eighteen protesters detained in Yerevan

Eighteen people were apprehended for participation in the protest action in Yerevan. As it was reported earlier, the action was organized in defense of the inviolability of the borders of Armenia. To this end, its organizers blocked …

Police detain people protesting in Yerevan

Police detain people protesting in Yerevan

Armenian police have detained today morning several people who were protesting against setting up border and customs checkpoints on a section of Kapan-Goris road in the southern Armenia by Azerbaijan. The protesters gathered in front of …

Group of oppositionists detained near Armenian parliament

Group of oppositionists detained near Armenian parliament

The Armenian police detained several opposition representatives, the Mediaport Telegram channel informs. It is reported that six representatives of the Liberation movement were taken to custody after refusing to remove the tent from …

Protesters in Yerevan pass by Pashinyan's mansion

Protesters in Yerevan pass by Pashinyan's mansion

The protesters in Yerevan passed by the residence of Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. The protesters shouted insults at the prime minister, RIA Novosti reports. Several thousand people take part in the procession. …

Does Pashinyan have a strategy

Does Pashinyan have a strategy

The Armenian leadership, surrounded from all sides, is trying to choose the best option for overcoming political isolation. Nikol Pashinyan's government faces a difficult task: to reduce the degree of popular censure by knocking out from …

Pashinyan apologizes to nation for government’s mistakes

Pashinyan apologizes to nation for government’s mistakes

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has apologized to the nation for the mistakes of the government. "I want to apologize to all of you, all Armenian citizens, to all Armenians of the diaspora, for our mistakes," he …