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  • Ombudsman: There should be no flags and signs on roads or in immediate vicinity of villages in Syunik province

    Ombudsman: There should be no flags and signs on roads or in immediate vicinity of villages in Syunik province
    7-03-2021, 11:56
    In order to guarantee the rights of residents of Syunik region, there should not be any roads or in the immediate vicinity of villages (flags and signs).
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  • Head of the Chamber of Advocates: President is obliged to apply to the Constitutional Court of the with a motion to invalidate the request of the Prime Minister on removal of the head of the General Staff

    Head of the Chamber of Advocates: President is obliged to apply to  the Constitutional Court of the with a motion to invalidate the  request of the Prime Minister on removal of the head of the General  Staff
    6-03-2021, 14:28
    Armenian President Armen Sarkissian is obliged to apply to the RA Constitutional Court with a motion to invalidate the request of the RA Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan to dismiss the head of the General Staff.
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  • Armenian ombudsman stresses need for creation of demilitarized zone in Syunik

    Armenian ombudsman stresses need for creation of demilitarized zone in Syunik
    5-03-2021, 15:09
    Armenia’s Human Rights Defender (Ombudsman) Arman Tatoyan on Friday stressed the need for the creation of a demilitarized zone in Syunik Province to guarantee the rights of its residents.
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  • German parliament discussion: Armenian Ombudsman highlight urgency of repatriating PoWs from Azeri custody

    German parliament discussion: Armenian Ombudsman highlight urgency of repatriating PoWs from Azeri custody
    5-03-2021, 11:27
    A special online discussion on Armenian prisoners of war in Azerbaijani custody was organized in the German Bundestag during which the Armenian Human Rights Defender presented a separate report, the ombudsman’s office said in a news release.
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  • International Azerbaijani-language media outlets start reacting to Armenian ombudsman’s statements

    International Azerbaijani-language media outlets start reacting to Armenian ombudsman’s statements
    3-03-2021, 12:01
    International Azerbaijani-language media outlets have begun to react to the statements of Armenia’s Human Rights Defender (Ombudsman) Arman Tatoyan that the border process in Syunik Province violates the rights of residents.
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  • Armenian army chief to ‘remain in office’, lawyer says

    Armenian army chief to ‘remain in office’, lawyer says
    3-03-2021, 11:58
    The chief of the Armenian army’s General Staff must remain in office since the process of dismissing him runs counter to the Constitution, according to Gohar Meloyan, an expert in constitutional law.
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  • HRW documents unlawful Azerbaijani attacks on medical facilities and personnel in Artsakh

    HRW documents unlawful Azerbaijani attacks on medical facilities and personnel in Artsakh
    27-02-2021, 12:22
    Three unlawful attacks on medical facilities by Azerbaijani forces during the six-week armed conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh (Artsakh) have come to light in recent Human Rights Watch (HRW) research in the region.
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  • Bill proposing criminal liability for insulting public servant shouldn't be enacted into law–Tatoyan

    Bill proposing criminal liability for insulting public servant shouldn't be enacted into law–Tatoyan
    20-02-2021, 14:18
    Human Rights Defender of Armenia Arman Tatoyan has presented his positions on the bill envisaging criminal liability for insulting or slandering a person in public service.
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  • Ombudsman’s Office sends report on delay of prisoner swap to UN Human Rights Council

    Ombudsman’s Office sends report on delay of prisoner swap to UN Human Rights Council
    16-02-2021, 10:42
    The Armenian Human Rights Defender’s Office has sent a detailed report to the UN Human Rights Council stating that the Azerbaijani authorities are delaying the return of prisoners, grossly violating international requirements,
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  • Presence of Azerbaijani troops on roads in Armenia’s Syunik illegal – Ombudsman

    Presence of Azerbaijani troops on roads in Armenia’s Syunik illegal – Ombudsman
    11-02-2021, 12:46
    The presence of Azerbaijani armed forces (flags and signs) in the communities of the Syunik region of the Republic of Armenia, or on the roads connecting the communities, and especially any movement on those roads by these elements should be ruled out,
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