| 23.04.15 | 14:54
Members of the radical opposition party Founding Parliament say a protest march will be held tomorrow, April 24, despite the fact that the party’s leaders are still in police detention for organizing the event.
| 20.04.15 | 09:57
A radical opposition group seeking regime change in Armenia has struck a defiant note responding to the statement by a senior member of the ruling Republican Party of Armenia (RPA) who said over the weekend that those who call for holding protests on April 24 should be “isolated”.
| 16.04.15 | 10:09
Lawyers of the five arrested members of the radical opposition Founding Parliament group believe their clients are being subjected to political persecution. They say the legal grounds for their detentions and subsequent arrests of the activists are too poor.
| 14.04.15 | 10:54
With a week’s delay caused by arrests of its leading members, Armenia’s radical opposition group, Founding Parliament, has published its declaration on “Forming and Developing the Armenian State”, stressing that the main goals of the 1990 Independence Declaration and the 1995 Constitution of the Republic of Armenia have not been fulfilled.
| 13.04.15 | 15:50
Despite a number of “compromise” steps, a positive approach to industrial policies, privileges granted to border villages and other decisions, critics say the government of Hovik Abrahamyan has failed to give a new impetus to large industrial enterprises during the one year of his premiership.
| 09.04.15 | 10:25
Armenian Minister of Justice Hovhannes Manukyan has refrained from commenting on the arrest of several members of the radical opposition Founding Parliament. Speaking in the National Assembly on Wednesday, he said the case was under investigation.
| 08.04.15 | 16:04
Members of a radical opposition movement have vowed to launch a series of protests beginning April 24, the day when the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide will be commemorated worldwide.
| 08.04.15 | 13:31
Armenia’s former president Robert Kocharyan has given a new interview to his unofficial website, 2rd.am, in which he commented on a number of issues, including Armenian-Turkish relations, the initiated constitutional reform, as well as the situation around the Prosperous Armenia Party.
| 08.04.15 | 11:13
The four-day sitting of the parliament this week commenced with the introduction of the conclusion of the National Assembly interim commission studying the gas supply system; this resulted in heated discussions and rough criticism from opposition MPs.
| 08.04.15 | 10:16
Representatives of the radical opposition Founding Parliament group Jirair Sefilian, Varuzhan Avetisyan, Gevorg Safaryan, Aram Hakobyan, Hovhannes Ghazaryan, Pavel Manukyan, Garegin Chukaszyan were detained on April 7. The Investigative Committee of Armenia the detentions took place within the framework of a criminal investigation conducted in connection with possible “mass disturbances” during public events scheduled for April 24 – the day when the centennial of the Armenian Genocide will be commemorated.