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Armenian National Security Service arrested journalist

22:14, 29.07.2011 Region: Armenia Theme: Incidents

YEREVAN. - Armenian National Security Service (NSS) apprehended Elina Khachaturova, journalist for Menk u Menk newspaper, upon extortion scene.

The journalist tried to blackmail a citizen, threatened to publish disrespectful information in mass media and extorted AMD 50 thousand, NSS press service informed Armenian News-NEWS.am.

A criminal case has been filed. Preliminary investigation is underway.

Armenia News - NEWS.am

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