The outpost cabins installed by Lydian Armenia company have been removed from the area of the Amulsar gold mine project.
Those who have been protesting for the past three days are following this process.
The demonstrators had three demands: To move 30 meters from the area the outpost cabins new security service which Lydian Armenia has hired, to remove the company’s security team from the Amulsar area, and to make a clear decision on Amulsar by the government.
The Amulsar gold mine has been in development by Lydian International since 2016. According to the company, the project meets all the requirements both legal and environmental and could open hundreds of jobs and generate millions of dollars in tax revenues.
However, some residents and activists are protesting the decision.