Police detain citizens attending demonstrations in Yerevan

Armenia Materials 27 July 2016 21:32 (UTC +04:00)

Armenian police detain citizens who are attending the demonstration at Khorenatsi street, news.am reported. The police requires IDs from citizens and urge them to leave the area. There has recently been detained a civil activist Vardges Gaspari , who came to Khorenatsi street with posters .

Earlier it was reported, that today, on July 27 , at 7:00 pm there will be hold a demonstration at Khorenatsi Street.

Last night police spokesman Ashot Aharonian wrote on his facebook page that a shootout took place between the police and Sasna Tserer members, due to which one policeman, Pavel Manukyan and his son are injured , whereas Gagik Yeghiazaryan and Aram Hakobyan from the Sasna Tserer were handed to the police. The injured were taken to the hospital .