Armenia holds snap polls to cement reform drive

By |december 7th, 2018|Armenia, Armenia elections, News, Nikol Pashinyan, Serzh Sargsyan|

Armenia on Sunday (9 December) holds early parliamentary polls triggered by reformist leader Nikol Pashinyan who seeks to cement his political authority in the post-Soviet country.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Armenia holds snap polls to cement reform drive

Azeri Ambassador: We count on EU to uphold international law

By |maj 28th, 2018|adyarov, Armenia, Armenia elections, Azerbaijan, Central Asia, Elmar Mamm, European Parliament, Federica Mogherini, Günther Oettinger, human rights, Iran nuclear deal, lobbyism, Nagorno-Karabakh, News, OSCE, Southern gas corridor, TANAP, TAP|

Azerbaijan's Ambassador to Belgium, Fuad Isgandarov, talks about the current geopolitical tensions with Iran, recent political changes in Armenia, attacks against his country in  the international media, the human rights situation and future EU relations.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Azeri Ambassador: We count on EU to uphold international law

Armenian protests leader: We didn’t allow any international actor to get involved

By |april 27th, 2018|Armenia, Armenia elections, News, Serzh Sargsyan|

"What we have in Armenia is a fantastically working revolution," said Armen Grigoryan, one of the leaders of the “Reject Serzh“ movement, organising Armenia's ongoing nation-wide protests. EURACTIV.sk reports.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Armenian protests leader: We didn’t allow any international actor to get involved

Thousands protest in Armenian capital as Sargsyan approved as PM

By |april 18th, 2018|Armenia, Armenia elections, Authoritarianism, News, protests, Russia, Serzh Sargsyan|

Tens of thousands rallied in the Armenian capital on Tuesday (17 April) after ex-president Serzh Sargsyan was elected prime minister by the country’s parliament despite several days of protests, an AFP journalist reported from the scene. Opposition leader Nikol Pashinyan...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Thousands protest in Armenian capital as Sargsyan approved as PM

Thousands protest Sargsyan’s PM bid in Armenia, several hurt in scuffles

By |april 17th, 2018|Armenia elections, authoritarian regime, News, protests, Serzh Sargsyan, violence|

Around 6,000 gathered in Armenia's capital on Monday (16 April) in protest at what the opposition calls a power grab by former president Serzh Sargsyan and several people were injured in scuffles with police.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Thousands protest Sargsyan’s PM bid in Armenia, several hurt in scuffles

Armenia vote ‘tainted’ by claims of ‘vote-buying’, Western observers say

By |april 4th, 2017|Armenia elections, election fraud, News|

European observers said yesterday (3 April) there was "credible information" that Armenia's parliamentary elections at the weekend were marred by "vote-buying" and pressure on voters.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Armenia vote ‘tainted’ by claims of ‘vote-buying’, Western observers say

Armenia’s ruling party set to win ‘milestone’ vote

By |april 3rd, 2017|Armenia, Armenia elections, News, OSCE, Serzh Sargsyan|

Armenia's ruling party was set to win the first parliamentary elections since the adoption of constitutional reforms transforming the country into a parliamentary republic, according to official results released today (3 April).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Armenia’s ruling party set to win ‘milestone’ vote