June 20
Show news feed

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan is on his way to Sardarapat Memorial after the leader of the Tavush for the Homeland movement, Archbishop Bagrat Galstanyan, returned from there. Pashinyan's motorcade was “captured” by the video camera of Armenian

Supporters of the aforesaid movement, under the leadership of Archbishop Bagrat Galstanyan, went to Sardarapat Memorial Monday and spent the night there, welcoming the day of proclamation of the First Republic of Armenia, May 28, at this symbolic memorial complex.

The protests and civil disobedience actions, led by the Tavush for the Homeland movement, started in Armenia 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.

This text available in   Հայերեն and Русский