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Gunmen torch another vehicle in seized Police precinct

Gunmen who have seized a Police precinct in Yerevan have just torched the 3rd vehicle in the precinct’s territory.
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Rally begins near seized Police precinct

Another rally began in the evening of July 25 near the seized Police precinct in Yerevan....
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Gunmen torch police bus of seized precinct

The gunmen who have seized the Police station in Yerevan have torched a “Chevrolet” police bus in the precinct....
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Armenian police releases video with gunmen’s photos, names and assault details

The Armenian police has released a video which presents how the gunmen, who stormed the Police HQ in Yerevan on July 17, fired shots along the entire length of Khorenatsi Street, reports “Armenpress”....
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Sargsyan ‘Ready’ To Meet Jailed Opposition Leader

President Serzh Sargsyan is ready to meet the jailed opposition leader Zhirayr Sefilian if the armed member of his organization occupying a police station in Yerevan lay down their arms, a politician who has negotiated with them said on Sunday....
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An armed group in Yerevan in protest burned down a police “Gazelle”

The group that seized a police Department in Yerevan, burned car “Gazelle”. This was announced by the negotiator between the government and the armed group, the Deputy of the Parliament of the unrecognized Nagorno-Karabakh Republic Vitaly Balasanyan, reports “Interfax”. ...
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Criminal lawsuit initiated against police officers for power abuse in Yerevan

A criminal case has been initiated at the Special Investigation Service upon reports about disproportionate use of force against citizens....
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NSS confirms release of Vardan Yeghiazaryan and Valery Osipyan

The National Security Service of Armenia has confirmed the release of Deputy Police Chief of Armenia Vardan Yeghiazaryan and Deputy Chief of Police of Yerevan Valery Osipyan from the police patrol regiment that is still controlled by the gunmen, head of public relations of the NSS Armenia Samson Galstyan informed “Armenpress”....
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Russian MFA unhappy with EU reaction to events in Yerevan

Information and Press Department of Russian MFA criticized the EU’s reaction to the events related to Yerevan standoff....
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“Sasna Tsrer” to release hostages if press office is formed

Member of “Sasna Tsrer” armed group Varuzhan Avetisyan informed GALA that a meeting was held with Director of Armenian National Security Service Gevorg Kutoyan with mediation of Artsakh Hero Vitaly Balasanyan. ...
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More Arrests Made As Armenian Hostage Crisis Drags On

Armenia’s National Security Service (NSS) said on Friday that it has arrested several persons linked with gunmen occupying a police station in Yerevan and demanding President Serzh Sargsyan’s resignation....
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Sargsyan Urges Hostage-Takers To Surrender

President Serzh Sargsyan on Friday urged radical opposition gunmen holed up in a police station in Yerevan to free their hostages and surrender to Armenian law-enforcement authorities, saying that he will not meet their key demands, including his own resignation....
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Armenian-Russian military-technical cooperation is discussed

A delegation headed by Deputy Director of Russian Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation Vladimir Drozhzhov is visiting Armenia. ...
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Hovsepyan and Mills urge for peaceful resolution of the Yerevan standoff

Chairman of Armenian Investigative Committee Aghvan Hovsepyan and US Ambassador to Armenia Richard Mills discussed issues related to the armed group’s attack on the Police Station in Yerevan and the events that followed....
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RPA spokesperson: Solving problems by force is not approved in any democratic state

To solve the situation in Yerevan it is necessary to be guided by the principle “do not harm”. The ruling Republican Party of Armenia supports exclusively peaceful and negotiated solution to the situation following the armed assault by gunmen on a police regiment in Yerevan, “Armenpress” reports Vice President of the National Assembly of Armenia, RPA spokesperson Eduard Sharmazanov told the reporters after RPA Executive Body meeting....
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