Reference on human rights and justice crisis in Armenia during the months of January and July of 2017

Reference on human rights and justice crisis in armenia during the months of january and july of 2017

“Protection of rights without borders” elaborated the information note that summarizes the criminal persecution instituted against the participants of “Sasna Tsrer” group activities and other related events, as well as the human rights violations during the trial on the case of Vahan Shirkhanyan and others. In particular, the violations such as

  •    the intervention and hindrance ofthe professional activities of the advocates,
  •     the persecution and harassment against the advocates,
  •     the violence and harassment  against the defendants;
  •     the prosecution against the citizens participating in the court sessions.

INFORMATION NOTE ON THE VIOLATIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND CRISIS OF JUSTICE IN ARMENIA DURING THE PERIOD OF JANUARY-JULY OF 2017