The presentation of the report on the “Human Rights Violations in Armenia on July 30 of 2017” elaborated by a number of Armenian non-governmental organizations will take place at “Media Center” on July 8 of 2017, at 11:30 PM.
Avetik Ishkhanyan – President of the Helsinki Committee of Armenia
Daniel Ioannisyan – Programs Director at the Union of Informed Citizens Union
Haykuhi Harutyunyan – President of the “Protection of Rights without Borders” NGO, advocate
Ashot Melikyan – Chairman of Committee to Protect Freedom of Expression
Levon Barseghyan – President of the Journalists’ Club “Asparez” NGO
Arthur Sakunts – Chairperson of the Helsinki Citizens’ Assembly Vanadzor Office
The aim of the report
The current report touches upon the events which took place on July 17-30 of 2017 in the Republic of Armenia, exclusively with the regard to the human right violations, as well as provides detailed information on the circumstances and outcomes of the violations.
The purpose of the discussion
The aim of the discussions in Media Center is to once again raise the facts of human rights violations, as well as the demand for their responsibility.
Moreover, the fact that the court trails of the citizens on the July cases are ongoing, and the trails on the 14 citizens of Sasna Tsrer armed group will soon restart should be taken into consideration.
In addition, none of the policemen involved in the July events have yet been subjected to responsibility.
After getting acquainted with the facts on the violations presented by the general public, a discussion is intended to organize on July of 2017, during which information on the outcomes of one-year investigation of the cases will be presented.