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News Armenia: 40,000 gather in Armenia to demand leader's resignation

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/40000-gather-armenia-demand-leaders-resignation-54620042
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

About 40,000 demonstrators have gathered in Armenia's capital as a week of protests against the country's new prime minister showed no sign of dissipating. Protesters are calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan, the former president ...

News Armenia: Armenia protests: the PM and his opposition nemesis

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/armenia-protests-the-pm-and-his-opposition-nemesis/ar-AAw7lzt
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Tens of thousands of people have taken to the streets of Armenia over the last week to protest what they say is a power-grab by the ex-president after he moved to become prime minister. Here are profiles of the veteran politician Serzh Sarkisian and ...

News Armenia: Hundreds of opposition protesters arrested in Armenia

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/dozens-opposition-protesters-arrested-armenia-001514287.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Yerevan (AFP) - Police arrested some 230 people as opposition supporters staged sit-ins and attempted to block traffic in Armenia's capital Friday, the latest protests at what they brand a power-grab by ex-president Serzh Sarkisian. For the past week ...

News Armenia: Armenia anti-government protests enter 7th day

News channel or source: https://www.usatoday.com/videos/news/world/2018/04/19/armenia-anti-government-protests-enter-7th-day/34000763/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Armenia anti-government protests enter 7th day Armenia anti-government protests enter 7th day Video provided by AFP Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2qKNJUt

News Armenia: Armenia’s Sargsyan Appointed PM As Protestors Declare “Velvet Revolution”

News channel or source: https://lobelog.com/armenias-sargsyan-appointed-pm-as-protestors-declare-velvet-revolution/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Armenia’s National Assembly voted overwhelmingly to install Serzh Sargsyan as prime minister on April 17, ignoring protestors calling for the former president to step aside. On the fifth day of demonstrations, thousands rallied in Yerevan, shutting down ...

News Armenia: Pashinian Continues To Lead Protests For An 'Armenia Without Serzh'

News channel or source: https://www.rferl.org/a/pashinian-vows-to-keep-up-protests-for-an-armenia-without-serzh-/29174226.html
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

The code has been copied to your clipboard. YEREVAN -- Thousands of Armenians have converged to Yerevan’s central Republic Square, seeking to keep up a protest movement following the election of longtime former President Serzh Sarkisian as prime minister.

News Armenia: Police in Armenia Detain Dozens of Demonstrators

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2018/04/19/police-armenia-detain-dozens-demonstrators
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Thousands of people continue to flood Armenia’s capital Yerevan, protesting the former president’s shift to the prime minister’s seat after his two terms as President finished. Opponents of Serzh Sargsyan see this as an attempt to hold onto power as ...

News Armenia: ARF Armenia: Civic Activism Is the Most Important Guarantee of the Country’s Development and Democracy

News channel or source: https://armenianweekly.com/2018/04/19/arf-armenia-civic-activism-is-the-most-important-guarantee-of-the-countrys-development-and-democracy/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

YEREVAN (A.W.)—The Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF) Supreme Council of Armenia issued the following statement on April 19, as protests, demonstrations, and various acts of civil disobedience against former President Serge Sarkisian’s election as ...

News Armenia: Pashinian: Police Are 'Not Sarkisian's, But Armenia's'

News channel or source: https://www.rferl.org/a/armenia-yerevan-protests-pashinian/29181007.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Protests continued in Yerevan on April 20 against former Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian's move into his new role as prime minister. Speaking to Current Time TV, opposition lawmaker and protest leader Nikol Pashinian said that the protests are entirely ...

News Armenia: Dozens of opposition protesters arrested in Armenia

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/dozens-opposition-protesters-arrested-armenia-104139500.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Yerevan (AFP) - Dozens were arrested as hundreds of opposition supporters staged sit-ins and attempted to block road traffic in Armenia's capital Friday to protest ex-president Serzh Sarkisian's election as prime minister. Many of the demonstrators waved ...