YEREVAN. – The march organized by opposition Armenian National Congress (ANC) activists in the center of Yerevan ended. The march started in Liberty Square and continued in downtown Yerevan. The drummers were the first to arrive at the square, currently the last activists are arriving. Photos are available here.
During the march they were shouting the demand of President Serzh Sargsyan’s resignation, and were chanting the name of ANC leader, Armenia’s First President Levon Ter-Petrosyan.
Armenian National Congress (ANC) is an opposition bloc founded in 2008 after presidential elections. During the August 1, 2008, rally in Yerevan the first President of Armenia and ANC leader Levon Ter-Petrosyan announced formation of the bloc. ANC comprises 18 parties and political forces.
ANC proportional list includes 119 names. It has also nominated MP candidates with the majority election system.