Two medical workers released from seized police compound in Yerevan

Armenia Materials 31 July 2016 11:45 (UTC +04:00)

Two medical workers who were held hostage at Yerevan police regiment seized by an armed group have been released, news.am reported.

On Sunday morning member of the armed group Varuzhan Avetisyan told 1in.am that doctors were not held, and that they could leave at any moment.

Spokesperson for the Health Ministry would prefer not to comment on this statement,

Two medical workers remained in the regiment for four days. Two others left earlier.