Armen Sargsyan will Assume the Position of the President of the Republic of Armenia with the Gross Violations of the Constitution

“Establishing certain census in the requirements for the political positions during the elections, including local self-government elections, as well as the requirement of citizenship means that the satisfaction of the requirement even in an informal way and having a document that will confirm that the person is a citizen of the given state, but in […]

Amnesty International Annual report 2017/18

Over the past year, leaders have pushed hate, fought against rights, ignored crimes against humanity, and blithely let inequality and suffering spin out of control. This provoked mass protests, showing that while our challenges may never be greater, the will to fight back is just as strong. Amnesty International’s report, The State of the World’s Human […]

Yuri Sargsyan

“Protection of Rights without Borders” non-governmental organization has undertaken the protection of the citizen Yuri Sargsyan’s rights, sentenced to life imprisonment, who has been proposed for early conditional release. The previous court hearing on the case chaired by Judge Artush Gabrielyan has been delayed, since the advocate has not been notified about the court hearing. […]

The life sentenced detainee filed an application for early conditional release.

“Protection of Rights without Borders” non-governmental organization has undertaken the protection of the citizen Yuri Sargsyan’s rights, sentenced to life imprisonment, who has been proposed for early conditional release. The previous court hearing on the case chaired by Judge Artush Gabrielyan has been delayed, since the advocate has not been notified about the court hearing. […]

Press Release Amendments to the Criminal Code: Ensuring Security or Suppressing Dissent?

 On February 23, 2018, at 1 pm, the Media Center (address: 12, Saryan St., 2nd floor) will host a discussion on Amendments to the Criminal Code: Ensuring Security or Suppressing Dissent? The draft RA Law on Making Amendments to the Criminal Code of the Republic of Armenia and the draft RA Law on Making Amendments to the Criminal Procedure […]

A case against the members of both Republican and Yerkir Tsirani Parties has been instituted

On February 23, during the sitting of the Yerevan City Council, the members of the Yerkir Tsirani party, at the request of Nubarashen administrative district’s residents, brought sewage water as a “gift” for the Mayor of Yerevan Taron Margaryan. The surprises ended with the violence against the members of Yerkir Tsirani Party, particularly against Marine […]

Early Conditional Release on the Grounds of Serious Disease is a Form of Humanism, which should not Be Violated

The Public Oversight Group Conducting Oversight in the Penitentiary Institutions under the RA Ministry of Justice back to December of 2017 applied to the Ministry of Justice suggesting to discuss the issue of early conditional release on the grounds of serious disease for the detainees V.KH. and A.A.. For more information, follow the link http://pmg.am/index.php/hy/news/successful-cases/417-2018-01-17-11-34-12. […]

“Ensuring independence of judiciary in Armenia in line with the Constituional changes”

Project name “Ensuring independence of judiciary in Armenia in line with the Constituional changes”  Project description The current aims at ensuring of independence of the judiciary in Armenia and at increasing of the effectiveness of judicial reforms through establishment and conducting of comprehensive monitoring of the formulation of the respective judicial authorities and the implementation of […]

Severe Diseases are not served within the State Order and Become a Threat for the Detainees

  As a systematic problem, the Public Oversight Group in the Penitentiary Institutions under the RA Ministry of Justice, has recorded that some of the detainees in the penitentiary institutions have severe diseases, the treatment of which requires large amount of money and is not treated within the state order creating a threat for the […]

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has been examining a case concerning violence against Armenian human rights defender

The case of Marina Poghosyan, President of “Veles” human rights protection organization is at the stage of communication: addressing questions to the RA Government. It should be mentioned, that during the eviction of the family living in Abovyan street, Yerevan on March 17 of 2014, the workers of the RA Compulsory Enforcement Service of Judicial […]