| 12.02.15 | 11:32
The Center for Civil and Political Rights, which is in close cooperation with the UN Human Right Committee, announces: Armenia has not completed three primary commitments provisioned by the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights.
| 05.02.15 | 12:36
The failure of the automobile march to Nagorno-Karabakh organized by activists of the hard-line opposition Founding Parliament group as part of the movement called “Centenary [of the Genocide] Without the Regime”, when force was used against the participants, most probably, will not have a legal solution, because there are numerous questions with no answers, human rights activists think.
| 14.01.15 | 14:15
The current legal status of a Russian serviceman, who is suspected of murdering an Armenian family in Gyumri, is a violation of both the Constitution of Armenia and the Constitution of Russia, a lawyer in Yerevan insisted today.
| 13.01.15 | 17:49
The issue of the handover of Valeri Permyakov, a Russian soldier suspected of murdering a six-member family in Gyumri, to Armenian law-enforcement bodies is not being considered, the Armenian Prosecutor-General’s Office said in a statement today.
| 22.12.14 | 13:14
A new opposition movement called “100th Anniversary without the Regime” has condemned the weekend attack on its activist, describing it as the latest evidence that “the criminal regime is trying to cling to power at any cost, including by means of violence.”
| 17.12.14 | 10:17
A closed show of the video of torture of Armenian serviceman Hakob Injighulyan in Azerbaijani captivity took place at the Ombudsman’s office in Yerevan on Tuesday, reports News.am
| 11.12.14 | 16:11
Two recent attacks on Karabakh war veterans have raised speculation that there is an organized attempt to quash opposition to the current government.
| 11.12.14 | 10:56
The National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Human Rights Defense and Public Affairs held Parliamentary hearings regarding the implementation by Armenia of the PACE’s Resolution 1900 ‘Defining Political Prisoner’, during which the opposition criticized the government.
| 10.12.14 | 15:59
December 10, which has been marked as International Day of Human Rights since 1950, was another occasion to raise human rights issues in Armenia.
| 01.12.14 | 15:32
On September 9 the National Assembly Head of Security Service, Karen Hayrapetyan tore ‘Hello, Rob’ poster from the NA main gate and pushed A1+ TV journalist Marine Khachatryan who was covering the event called ‘Hello, Rob’ organized by Counterstrike group devoted to the memory of Poghos Poghosyan, who was violently bitten and killed for using the expression ‘Privet, Rob’ (Hello, Rob – in Russian) 13 years ago. Even after the journalist introduced herself Hayrapetyan struck her, causing hers to drop her computer tablet on which she was recording the event.