Journalist of top opposition daily detained on charges of running over a pedestrian. UPDATED

Armenia -- Journalist Hayk Gevorgyan covers and opposition rally, Yerevan, undated
Armenia -- Journalist Hayk Gevorgyan covers and opposition rally, Yerevan, undated

Rock-solid and self-assured Hayk Gevorgyan projects an image of a reliable man. Tall and tireless, Hayk is one of those rare Armenian journalists, who has always been on the spot to face riot police, their water cannons and stun grenades with a camera and a hell of a lot of courage.

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The “Right Type of Manager” Appointed as Chief of Armenia’s Police

Armenia -- President Serzh Sargsian introduces new police chief to the top police officers, Yerevan, 01Nov2011
Armenia -- President Serzh Sargsian introduces new police chief to the top police officers, Yerevan, 01Nov2011

Armenian President Serzh Sargsian replaced the Head of Police Alik Sargsian with Deputy Defence Minister Vladimir Gasparian.

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