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February, 2019

  • 22 February

    Conscript with Illness Discharged Early with More Severe Health Complications

    Armen Tadevosyan, drafted to the army with health issues who, with the help of Vanadzor Helsinki Assembly underwent two surgeries during his military service, was discharged from the army before his term.

  • 19 February

    “Silenced Voices”: Femicide in Armenia

    "In every and each of these cases the court did not examine the situation preceding the crime or violence. No case investigated that the victim woman was perpetually subjected to domestic violence, there is not at all any discussion of domestic violence during trial and court judgement....

  • 19 February

    The National Security Service on Sedrak Kocharyan

    Sedrak Kocharyan is charged with organizing tax evasion and money laundering in accordance with Part 2 of Article 205 of the Criminal Code of Armenia  and Clause 1 of Part 3 of Article 190, while the CEO of the company established by him...

  • 13 February

    Link Between the New Charges Brought Against Kocharyan and Statements by Silva Hambardzumyan

    On February 12, 2019 the Special Investigative Service of Armenia brought new charges against Robert Kocharyan, second president of Armenia. In addition to the charges of the Criminal Code, Article 300.1 for disruption of the constitutional order...

  • 12 February

    Flat Tax Regime to Benefit those with High Income

    "The flat taxation regime caused a very big income inequality. It also resulted in public revenue reduction and we became the most unequal country of Europe. That is why we have returned back to progressive taxation, the aim of which is to generate more...

  • 8 February

    Prisoner Freed from the Court Hearing

    Garik was involved in the group incident on Mashtots Avenue in September 2015 engaging also former MP of "Prosperous Armenia" faction Gurgen Arsenyan...

  • 7 February

    Bankrupt “Ashtarak Kat” Dairy is After the Money of Shop-Owners 

    She also is "indebted" to the company in an amount of 1.5mln AMD. Her case turned against her in the Appeals Court. The Court did not consider the document...

  • 4 February

    Lawsuit Against the Minister of Nature Protection

    The Ministry did not react in a due manner, therefore 19 community members, as represented by their attorney Nazeli Vardanyan, lodged a suit with the Administrative Court of Armenia against Minister of Nature Protection Erik Grigoryan...