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Legal Politics Society

Cardboard-Tank Activist Faces Jail Term for Running into National Security Service's Gate

Activist Artak Gevogryan, a member of the “Counterstrike” art-group, faces 2 years in jail on hooliganism charges for running into the metal gate of Armenia’s National Security Service with his cardboard tank.

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Armenia Politics Society

Armenian Civil Society Outraged by Obama's Congratulation


A group of human rights activists, among them recipients of US State Department’s Universal Rights Awards, staged a protest-action in front of the US Embassy in Yerevan to express outrage over US President Barack Obama’s congratulatory message to the Armenian President Serzh Sarkissian for his reelection.

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Armenia Environment

Mashtots activists lost the battle, but are winning this war one screw at a time…

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Armenia Environment

Trchkan Waterfall Safe for Now


Environmental activists scored an important victory on Monday as the company, which is building a hydropower plant at the picturesque Trchkan waterfall in Northern  Armenia announced about its intention to stop construction operations.

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