AEF established veteran scholarships in memory of 24-year-old Andranik, born and raised in NoyakertVillage, Ararat Marz and a 5th year medical student at YerevanState... AEF’s Yerevan office also received numerous letters and emails of gratitude from veterans and their parents.
Sargsyan said Zakaryan was manhandled by masked and heavily armed police officers shortly after arriving, together with him, at a police department in Yerevan. He said Zakaryan was toppled to the ground, filmed and dragged away by the officers despite not putting up any resistance.
This caused outrage in Armenia. Protesters stormed the parliament building in the capital of Yerevan, assaulted the speaker of parliament and looted the contents of the office of the prime minister who called or forced early legislative elections ...Arman Tatoyan, President of Human Rights in Armenia. The people were traumatized by the war ... ....
On an exceptionally hot afternoon in the month of May, in Yerevan, without any prior appointment, just because I was in the neighborhood of the office of the Armenian Relief Society, I stepped into their office to get some information about the assistance that they had provided to the displaced people of Artsakh.
This year AEF’s Yerevan office received 1,700 scholarship applications, including 37 soldiers wounded in the 44-day war, 11 who lost their brothers, as well as 58 applicants who served during the war and returned safely. These 106 applicants were granted automatic scholarships ...The following was posted on her Facebook page ... .
Zara Amatuni, a spokesperson for the Red Cross office in Yerevan told Armenpress last week that the ICRC representatives in Baku became acquainted with the detention conditions of the Armenian servicemen, their health and assisted them in communicating with their families ... .
Taron Margaryan, who is second on the alliance’s candidate list, has been absent from politics since he resigned from his post as mayor of Yerevan amid corruption allegations in 2018 ... Sasna Tsrer stormed a police station in Yerevan in July of 2016, killing several police officers and taking others hostage.