Pro-independence protesters jailed on 'hooliganism' charges

Armenia - Activist Shant Harutiunian and his 15-year-old son Shahen stand trial on what they consider politically motivated charges, Yerevan, 15Sep2014.
Armenia – Activist Shant Harutiunian and his 15-year-old son Shahen stand trial on what they consider politically motivated charges, Yerevan, 15Sep2014.

A court in Yerevan issued harsh¬†sentences to a group of activists along with their leader, Shant Harutyunian, who were arrested on November 5 last year, as they clashed with the riot police blocking¬†their march towards the Presidential palace under a ‘revolution’ banner. Continue reading “Pro-independence protesters jailed on 'hooliganism' charges”

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