Armenian attacked by skinheads died

Via Uzogh: /PanARMENIAN.Net/ 46-year-old Armenian immigrant Karen Abramian who was earlier attacked by skinheads in the Russian capita, died in the hospital. According to law enforcement bodies, on Monday evening three young men, dressed like skinheads, attacked Abramian. Two suspects have been arrested in connection with this murder, RFE RL reports In the Southwestern administrative district of Moscow on Kedrov Street near the house 22 a group of nationalists attacked K. Abramian. The city on…

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On the campaign trail

Oneworld Multimedia has a series of posts bringing updates, photos and comments about the political campaigns of various parties. Some of the parties already covered are: On The Campaign Trail — Prosperous Armenia On The Campaign Trail — Heritage Hanrapetutyun Launch Campaign Festival in Arinj (Related to the founder of Prosperous Armenia party – Gagik Tsarukyan)

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Again! Another self-immolution attempt

Kornelij Glas reports a fresh attempt of self-immolation in front of the government building. The man was rescued this time, unlike the previous attempt at the end of February, only a month ago. A1plus carries a little bit more detailed report with no commentary. Kornelij limits himself to saying, that the nation is going mad.

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NGOs – Angels of democracy or demons of revolution?

Kornelij Glas has reposted an article from Nezavisimaya, discussing the state of the NGO sector in a number of post-soviet countries, including Armenia, Georgia, Azerbiajan. The situation, as presented in the report, seems rather favorable for the Armenian NGOs, especially when compared with the Azerbaijani and Georgian NGO situation. Armenian NGOs are active in many spheres of public life, the legislation related to them is rather liberal, etc. One of the interesting issues mentioned is…

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