YEREVAN. – The issue of termination of the criminal proceedings against third President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan on the basis of functional immunity will be raised in the coming day in court. Sargsyan's lawyer Amram Makinyan said this in a conversation with Armenian News-NEWS.am.
The attorney had also applied to the Prosecutor General's Office on the same matter, which, however, was denied.
A criminal charged has been brought against Serzh Sargsyan. According to the respective investigative body, holding the office of the President of the Republic of Armenia in 2013, Sargsyan used his official position and organized a group of officials to steal 489, 160, 310 drams from the state. A signature bond to not leave Armenia has been selected as a pretrial measure against him.