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Armenia's Police alarmed over bomb in Zvartnots International Airport

One of medical workers of Ambulance service released from seized building

One of leaders of Founding Parliament Alek Yenigomshyan detained

Arrest chosen as measure of restriction for Pavel Manukyan's son: Manukyan himself launched hunger strike

Leaders of "Founding Parliament" decide to hold protests on Liberty Square

Anti-Crisis group justifies its "mistakes" with intention to avoid bloodshed

Armenian police detaining all citizens passing by Khorenatsi Street near the seized building, foreign citizens among them

National Security Service of Armenia addresses members of Daredevils of Sasoun: The possibility still exists but the time is running out

Yenigomshyan believes in success of oppositionist movement

Representatives of Armenian Ombudsman's office visit Police department in Shengavit district and meet activist Levon Barseghyan

National Assembly of Armenia has not discussed demand to meet with delegation of parliamentarians laid down by "Daredevils of Sasoun"

US Embassy to Armenia calls for immediate release of medical personnel from seized building

"Daredevils of Sasoun" group presented details of last night's firefight: there was sabotage by Police

Yenigomshyan: Doctors are not hostages they are guarantee for satisfying conditions, laid down by Daredevils of Sasoun

Armenian Healthcare Ministry considers impossible fulfillment of armed group's demand on exchange of medical workers who were taken hostages

Yenigomshyan rings alarm: Levon Barseghyan missing since early morning

Economy Ministry of Armenia sees no reasons why Single European Sky is still close for Armenia

"Daredevils of Sasoun" provide details of overnight skirmish: Police resorted to sabotage

James Warlick: Yerevan and Baku agree to expand OSCE monitoring group in Karabakh conflict zone

Medical community of Armenia condemns "Daredevils of Sasoun" for taking 4 medical workers hostage

Police ban citizens from gathering in territory adjacent to seized Police Patrol Service Regiment building in Yerevan

Forecast: No prospects for NATO's expansion into South Caucasus

Armenian human rights defender verifying reports on mass detention of citizens

Armenian human rights defender verifying reports on mass detention of citizens

Two wounded members of armed group "Daredevils of Sasoun" sent to prison hospital

U.S. Embassy in Armenia once again issues a security message for U.S. citizens in Armenia urging them to avoid daily demonstrations

Azerbaijan's drones circling above Karabakh-Azerbaijani Line of Contact

Lives of wounded members of "Daredevils of Sasoun" Pavel Manukyan and his son in danger after past night's skirmish

Police reinforce its positions at Khoreatsi Street

Policemen's actions against Daredevils of Sasoun escalate situation even more

Armenian NSS warns that it has to take stricter actions for preventing new crimes by Daredevils of Sasoun

VTB Bank (Armenia) resumes service of transfers from card to card via Visa Direct system

Ombudsman presented his position and proposals related to events in Erebuni

View from Berlin: Establishment of Turkish bases in Azerbaijan testifies to Turkey's independent geopolitical game in Eurasia

Armenia's Police urge demonstrators to find another place to hold protests

German political analyst says Western forces may be behind orange revolutions and coup attempts in post- Soviet countries

Forecast: Eradication of ISIL and other organizations in Afghanistan, Iraq and Libya will result in spillover of war to Southern Europe, France and Germany

German political analyst: New gold war emerged, as Russia refused to accept Western model of development

Armenian Police: "Daredevils of Sasoun" have been provided with food

Alliance Party officially joins people's movement in support of "Daredevils of Sasoun" and their demands to Armenia's leadership

"Daredevils of Sasoun" group disclaims Police reports: Skirmish occurred in area of seized building not on neutral territory

Deputy Minister of Economy does not specify final date of Armenia-EU new framework agreement

Tigran Balayan: Armenia's leadership has repeatedly commented on normalization of relations with Turkey

Wounded members of "Daredevils of Sasoun" undergo surgery

Armenian Police make statement on past night's skirmish

Armenian Police: Armed group that seized Police Patrol Service Regiment has burnt three police cars in territory of seized building

Two members of armed group "Daredevils of Sasoun" wounded overnight and taken to hospital

Rebels burn two police cars on territory of seized building

Newspaper: Zhirayr Sefilyan does not refuse from the demand of Serzh Sargsyan's resignation

Oppositionists at Khorenatsi Street demand from Armenian authorities to refute information that armed groups from Chechen Republic are arrivING in the country

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27/07 23:50 Armenia's Police alarmed over bomb in Zvartnots International Airport

An alarm over bomb placed in the Zvartnots International Airport has been received by the Armenian Police. Currently the Police are working to verify the information.

27/07/2016 23:42

One of medical workers of Ambulance service released from seized building

One of the medical workers of Ambulance service, who are kept by Daredevils of Sasoun group in the seized Police building, has been released.

27/07/2016 22:22

One of leaders of Founding Parliament Alek Yenigomshyan detained

One of the leaders of "Founding Parliament" Alek Yenigomshyan has been detained.

27/07/2016 22:21

Arrest chosen as measure of restriction for Pavel Manukyan's son: Manukyan himself launched hunger strike

Son of Pavel Manukyan, one of the leaders of Daredevils of Sasoun group that has seized the police building, has been sentenced today to arrest as a measure of restriction by the decision of the court of general jurisdiction.

27/07/2016 22:19

Leaders of "Founding Parliament" decide to hold protests on Liberty Square

Leaders of "Founding Parliament" movement considering the demands of the Police have decided to change the place of demonstrations and hold protests on Liberty Square instead of Khorenatsi Street.

27/07/2016 22:17

Anti-Crisis group justifies its "mistakes" with intention to avoid bloodshed

Anti-crisis group that is coordinating the mass protests in Yerevan these days has made a statement, in which it explains the reasons of its "mistakes" during the yesterday's demonstration, which indirectly led to clashes between Police and the members of Daredevils of Sasoun group, which has seized the Police building.

27/07/2016 22:15

Armenian police detaining all citizens passing by Khorenatsi Street near the seized building, foreign citizens among them

Armenian Police is currently detaining all the citizens who are passing by Khorenatsi Street near the seized Police building, including foreign citizens.

27/07/2016 20:08

Yenigomshyan believes in success of oppositionist movement

Yielding to public pressure the authorities finally will satisfy the demands of the "Daredevils of Sasoun" group, member of the Founding Parliament oppositionist initiative, ASALA veteran Alek Yenigomshyan told ArmInfo's correspondent.

27/07/2016 19:06

Representatives of Armenian Ombudsman's office visit Police department in Shengavit district and meet activist Levon Barseghyan

The representatives of Armenian Ombudsman's office have visited Police department in Shengavit district and met activist Levon Barseghyan, head of Asparez Journalists' Club, the press-service of the Ombudsman's Office informs. They had a conversation with Barseghyan and assisted in organization of meeting with his lawyer.

27/07/2016 19:05

National Assembly of Armenia has not discussed demand to meet with delegation of parliamentarians laid down by "Daredevils of Sasoun"

National Assembly of Armenia has not discussed demand of the members of "Daredevils of Sasoun" group, who have seized the Police building, about the meeting with the delegation of MPs, Head of Public Relations and Media Department of the National Assembly of Armenia Arsen Babayan told ArmInfo's correspondent.

27/07/2016 18:34

US Embassy to Armenia calls for immediate release of medical personnel from seized building

US Embassy to Armenia has disseminated a statement related to the ongoing situation in Yerevan. "We welcome the Armenian Ombudsman's statement yesterday regarding the ongoing situation in Erebuni, in which he says he is closely monitoring the situation and pledges action if laws are broken.

27/07/2016 18:16

"Daredevils of Sasoun" group presented details of last night's firefight: there was sabotage by Police

"Daredevils of Sasoun" group, which has seized the building of the Police Patrol Service Regiment, has disseminated a statement, in which it presented the details of the firefight with the police occurred overnight.

27/07/2016 18:15

Yenigomshyan: Doctors are not hostages they are guarantee for satisfying conditions, laid down by Daredevils of Sasoun

Member of the Founding Parliament oppositionist initiative, ASALA veteran Alek Yenigomshyan assures that the medical workers who are kept on the territory of the Police Patrol Service Regiment are not hostages they are guarantee for satisfying demands laid down by Daredevils of Sasoun group on providing mobile health center. He made the remark at today's press conference when commenting on the statements made by the Healthcare Ministry and Police of Armenia that the medical workers of Ambulance service were taken hostages by the armed group.

27/07/2016 18:14

Armenian Healthcare Ministry considers impossible fulfillment of armed group's demand on exchange of medical workers who were taken hostages

Healthcare Ministry of Armenia considers it impossible to fulfill the demand of the members of "Daredevils of Sasoun" group on exchange of the medical workers of the ambulance service, who were taken hostages earlier to a mobile surgical unit with specialists.

27/07/2016 18:12

Yenigomshyan rings alarm: Levon Barseghyan missing since early morning

Representative of the "Founding Parliament" oppositionist movement, veteran of ASALA Alek Yenigomshyan rings an alarm related to disappearing of journalist, head of Asparez Journalists' Club Levon Barseghyan.

27/07/2016 16:36

"Daredevils of Sasoun" provide details of overnight skirmish: Police resorted to sabotage

The armed group of the jailed oppositionist Jirayr Sefilyan that has seized the Police Patrol Service Regiment since July 17 demanding Sefilyan's release and resignation of the president, has disseminated a statement over past night's skirmish with the Police.

27/07/2016 14:11

Medical community of Armenia condemns "Daredevils of Sasoun" for taking 4 medical workers hostage

The Health Ministry of Armenia has disseminated a statement where it says that the medical community of Armenia condemns the armed group "Daredevils of Sasoun' for taking 4 medical workers hostage.

27/07/2016 13:44

Police ban citizens from gathering in territory adjacent to seized Police Patrol Service Regiment building in Yerevan

Police ban citizens from gathering in the territory adjacent to the seized Police Patrol Service Regiment building in Yerevan. ArmInfo's correspondent reports from the scene, "Red Berets" approach everyone who stays in the area for several minutes and ask him to leave the area. If a citizens refuses to leave, his is detained.

27/07/2016 13:36

Forecast: No prospects for NATO's expansion into South Caucasus

Alexander Rahr, a German political analyst does not see any prospects for NATO to expand at the expense of the South Caucasus. Talking to ArmInfo in an online interview organized by the Region Research Center, Rahr said NATO will now try to keep Turkey, as it will not avoid discrepancies, if it turns out that the Western intelligence forces were behind the military coup attempt in Turkey.

27/07/2016 13:35

Armenian human rights defender verifying reports on mass detention of citizens

The Office of the Ombudsperson of Armenia has disseminated a statement saying it has received complaints on mass detention of the citizens by the Police.

27/07/2016 13:00

Armenian human rights defender verifying reports on mass detention of citizens

The Office of the Ombudsperson of Armenia has disseminated a statement saying it has received complaints on mass detention of the citizens by the Police.

27/07/2016 12:33

Two wounded members of armed group "Daredevils of Sasoun" sent to prison hospital

Two members of the armed group Daredevils of Sasoun, Ashot Pertosyan and Hovhanness Haroutiunyan, who were wounded in a skirmish in the area of the seized Police Patrol Service Regiment in Yerevan on July 26 at night, have been transferred to the prison hospital.

27/07/2016 12:22

U.S. Embassy in Armenia once again issues a security message for U.S. citizens in Armenia urging them to avoid daily demonstrations

U.S. Embassy in Armenia once again issues a security message for the U.S. citizens in Armenia urging them to avoid daily demonstrations in the country. Below is the text of the message:

27/07/2016 11:47

Lives of wounded members of "Daredevils of Sasoun" Pavel Manukyan and his son in danger after past night's skirmish

As skirmish occurred in the area of the seized Police Patrol Service Regiment overnight, members of the armed group "Daredevils of Sasoun" Pavel Manukyan and his son Aram were wounded and their lives are in danger.

26/07/2016 22:14

Police reinforce its positions at Khoreatsi Street

Police is reinforcing its positions at the Khorenatsi Street. ArmInfo'c correspondent informs that two dozens of buses with policemen drove to the police positions, which block the entrance to the street towards the building of the Police Patrol Service Regiment.

26/07/2016 20:51

Policemen's actions against Daredevils of Sasoun escalate situation even more

Actions against members of "Daredevils of Sasoun" group by policemen, who abuse their power, escalate the situation even more, the statement disseminated by Anti-Crisis Initiative Council reads.

26/07/2016 19:50

Armenian NSS warns that it has to take stricter actions for preventing new crimes by Daredevils of Sasoun

National Security Service of Armenia has published record of the provocation made overnight on the territory of the building of the Police Patrol Service Regiment in Yerevan and has made a statement, which reads as follows:

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26/07/2016 18:46

Ombudsman presented his position and proposals related to events in Erebuni

Armenia's Ombudsman has made a statement, in which he presented his position and proposals related to the events developing in the Armenian capital since the seizure of the building of the Police Patrol Service Regiment by "Daredevils of Sasoun" group.

26/07/2016 17:49

View from Berlin: Establishment of Turkish bases in Azerbaijan testifies to Turkey's independent geopolitical game in Eurasia

Establishment of Turkish bases in Azerbaijan testifies to Turkey's independent from NATO geopolitical game in Eurasia, Alexander Rahr, a German political analyst told ArmInfo in an online interview organized by the Region Research Center.

26/07/2016 17:35

Armenia's Police urge demonstrators to find another place to hold protests

Armenia's Police have made a statement, in which it urge the supporters of Daredevils of Sasoun group to choose another place for holding mass assemblies and campaigns.

26/07/2016 17:04

German political analyst says Western forces may be behind orange revolutions and coup attempts in post- Soviet countries

"I do not rule out that Western forces may be behind orange revolutions and coup attempts in the post-Soviet countries, but there are no proofs of that," Alexander Rahr, a German political analyst told ArmInfo in an online interview organized by the Region Research Center.