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Archbishop Bagrat Galstanyan, leader of the Tavush for the Homeland movement and the latter’s candidate for the prime minister of Armenia, is heading to Sardarapat village, with his supporters. They plan to spend the night there. Many actions of civil disobediences were held Monday in Armenia, and numerous people were detained by the law enforcement officers.

At the rally held Sunday, it was announced that the prime minister candidate of the aforesaid movement is Archbishop Galstanyan, and the latter announced that he asked the Catholicos of All Armenians to suspend his duties as Primate of the Diocese of Tavush of the Armenian Apostolic Church.

The protests in Armenia, and led by the Tavush for the Homeland movement, started after it became known on April 19 that Armenia and Azerbaijan had agreed to start border delimitation at Tavush Province of Armenia. Leading a respective march of protest from Tavush to Yerevan on May 9, Archbishop Bagrat Galstanyan, leader of this movement and then Primate of the Diocese of Tavush of the Armenian Apostolic Church, called on PM Nikol Pashinyan to resign.

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