The Death of Mher Eghiazaryan in Prison “Should be a Ground for the Ministry of Justice”

Hasmik Harutyunyan, the President of the Group of Public Monitors Implementing Supervision over the Penitentiary Institutions and Bodies of the Ministry of Justice of RA, emphasized the following questions during the interview to Liberty radio station.

“Whether the health condition of a prisoner was enough to keep the latter in the penitentiary institution. The most important thing, whether the medical services and medical assistance of “Nubarashen” penitentiary institution were sufficient to take care of the prisoner.

Zaruhi Hovhannisyan, member of the Group expressed her concerns that Armenia had a quite high index in terms of application of detention in Armenia.

The details are available in the video made by Liberty Radio Station.