Latest news and today's news from Armenia » Yerevan

... from Bing and Google News

Armenia , Friday 20 April 2018

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

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/newswires/news/world/40-000-gather-armenia-demand-leader-resignation-article-1.3946034
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — 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 ...

News Armenia » Yerevan: Armenian opposition demands early election on eighth day of protests

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-armenia-politics-protests/armenian-opposition-demands-early-election-on-eighth-day-of-protests-idUSKBN1HR30Q
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

YEREVAN (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of Armenian opposition supporters rallied on Friday for an eighth consecutive day against the appointment of ex-president Serzh Sarksyan as the new prime minister and demanded an early parliamentary election.

News Armenia » Yerevan: Armenian Opposition Protests Resume Despite Calls For Dialogue

News channel or source: https://www.rferl.org/a/armenia-protests-yerevan-government-building-sarkisian-cabinet/29176265.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

The code has been copied to your clipboard. YEREVAN -- Protests against the election of longtime former Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian as prime minister have resumed in Yerevan despite the authorities' calls for dialogue. Hundreds of demonstrators took ...

News Armenia » Yerevan: Almost 200 Arrests In Yerevan As Anti-Sarkisian Protests Continue

News channel or source: https://www.rferl.org/a/more-arrests-in-yerevan-as-armenian-opposition-protests-resume-/29180654.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

YEREVAN -- More than 180 people were detained in the Armenian capital, authorities said, as police tried to stop opposition supporters from blocking streets in protest against the election of former President Serzh Sarkisian as prime minister. Thousands of ...

News Armenia » Yerevan: Armenian president calls for dialogue amid protests against new PM

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-armenia-politics/armenian-president-calls-for-dialogue-amid-protests-against-new-pm-idUSKBN1HQ30G
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

YEREVAN (Reuters) - Armenian President Armen Sarkissian on Thursday called for dialogue, as thousands continued to protest on the streets against the appointment of the new prime minister, who was president for 10 years before switching jobs this month.

News Armenia » Yerevan: 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 ...

News Armenia » Yerevan: Armenia Opposition

News channel or source: http://gazette.com/armenia-opposition/article/feed/558305
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Protesters gather to call for the resignation of Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan, the former president who was appointed this week under a new government system that gives the prime minister expanded powers and diminishes the presidency, in Yerevan, Armenia ...

News Armenia » Yerevan: Armenian protesters to renew efforts to stop capital traffic

News channel or source: http://www.omaha.com/news/world/armenian-protesters-to-renew-efforts-to-stop-capital-traffic/article_47b43020-1420-529e-9ce4-24997e3897b5.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

YEREVAN, Armenia (AP) — The leader of large protests that have roiled the capital of Armenia for a week is calling on supporters to renew efforts to paralyze traffic. The protests, which began last Friday, are against former President Serzh Sargsyan's ...

News Armenia » Yerevan: Armenian police haul off 16 protesters in Yerevan

News channel or source: http://tass.com/world/1000841
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

YEREVAN, April 20. /TASS/. Armenia’s police arrested 16 opposition activists in Yerevan by 09:00 (08:00 Moscow time), head of the police department for information management and public relations Colonel Ashot Agaronyan told TASS. Among those arrested is ...

News Armenia » Yerevan: 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 ...